Vehicle Calibration Engineer

Complete Powertrain Calibration develops the optimized functionality in the control systems for engines and powertrains for several products of the Volvo Group. This covers the whole chain from hardware related parameters, electric hardware parameters, sensor parameters, engine controls parameters.
The center for heavy duty development is at Powertrain Engineering in Gothenburg. We have co-operations with our colleagues in Hagerstown (USA), Curitiba (Brazil), Ageo (Japan) and Lyon (France).
The successful candidate will work in our Complete Powertrain Calibration Team which is a dynamic group that is responsible for calibration of vehicle related functions in the powertrain management system. The group is also responsible for the complete powertrain drivability. We also make sure that hardware limitation targets regarding vehicle related functions are fulfilled for engines and in vehicles.
The team consists of 11 people with a good atmosphere and a great go-ahead spirit and we are now looking for a person to perform engine calibration of vehicle related functions.
Main Responsibilities
In this role you will be responsible for the calibration and data setting of vehicle related functions in the engine management system. The work is done both by evaluating data and by using subjective measures. The role also includes a close cooperation with software developers both at engine and transmission to test and develop new functions and features. Together with that some work with troubleshooting and vehicle updates can occur.
This person will also be included in the Driving Performance team evaluating the drivability of the complete powertrain.
Professional skills
Master of Science or adequate technical education with interest in combustion engines and heavy duty vehicles. Experience from calibration work of engine management systems is beneficial. Most of the work is done in vehicles therefore driving license for heavy vehicles together with general truck knowledge and usage is also an advantage. Good communication skills in English, both spoken and written. As a person you are structured and analytical, organized with planning skills. You enjoy team work, contribute with team spirit and like taking responsibility.
We are looking forward to your application.
At Powertrain Engineering we are actively working to establish groupings that will take maximum advantage of the strength inherent in differences in knowledge, experience, age, gender and nationality, etc.
For more information, please contact:
Andreas Bruhn, manager department BF66820 Complete Powertrain Calibration, +46 31 322 7454

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The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

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