Senior Electrical & Electronics Engineer

Are you the kind of person that loves working with power electronics in vehicle applications? Do you love creating new product features that improve quality and reliability, and provide joy to customers? Do you want to use your skills to help build a new product platform that will transform the trucking industry throughout North America and beyond?
The role of the Senior Power Management Electrical Engineer is to develop, release and support vehicle-based electrical power related hardware components of high quality per defined requirements. This is a growing and dynamic technology area with high visibility within the company as we transition past traditional 12VDC applications and move into 24/48VDC systems, and beyond. The position offers a great opportunity to work with a high performing, diverse and expert power electronics and electrical components engineering team.
Wanted Profile
In this role you will create an efficient and trustful day-to-day operation. You have proven experience as a technical leader. It is important that you have an innovative and creative mind-set in order to inspire and challenge your organization. You also have a true can do attitude, a strong quality focus and a personal drive to reach the objectives and targets set for your team & products, understanding how these contribute to the our vision, strategy & roadmap.
This position is for a person with abilities to work under challenging conditions and to create a successful working environment. As a professional, you have broad technical know-how combined with great people skills and passion for continuous improvement. You have a strong ability to inspire, develop and motivate individuals and teams.
Core Responsibilities
  • Develop functional and technically feasible concepts for meeting Project pre-requisites.
  • Create Technical Requirements and Logical Design Specifications for electrical components that deliver the necessary functionality, provide the best reliable functionality and quality, and meet all related regulatory and safety requirements.
  • Conduct detailed design reviews with suppliers and cross-functional stakeholders to insure correct component functionality and system integration.
  • Conduct quality assurance reviews including FMEA’s, A3’s and Risk Assessments.
  • Manage internal and external suppliers to insure component with required feature and function delivery per specifications and project timing.
  • Provide technical ownership and cross-functional technical support to other departments.
  • Resolve fault reports and quality improvements related to power components by identifying root cause and corrective actions required.
  • Assist with development and designs for improvement of components, systems, costs or assembly/manufacturing methods.
Requirements and Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field is required. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Electronics, or a related field is preferred.
  • Minimum six years of experience in power electrical or electronics developing components or systems, preferably in trucking or automotive
  • Have an open multi-brand and multi-cultural mindset
  • Have good communication skills
  • Be business- and customer-oriented
  • Have excellent prioritization skills and ability to eliminate roadblocks
  • Have an inspiring leadership and find it rewarding to manage co-workers to perform their best in a successful working climate
  • Leadership competencies: Customer Focus, Decision Quality, Instills Trust, Demonstrates Self Awareness, Action Oriented

About Us

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.

Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support. With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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