System Engineer

With Volvo Penta, a world-leading supplier of engines and complete drive systems for marine and industrial applications, you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who works with passion and trust. We embraces change to stay ahead.
Our employees describe Volvo Penta as a great place to work, built upon respect and commitment. We encourage people to take individual responsibility and offer exciting assignments in a highly innovative environment. We strongly believe that high performance comes from having fun at work, and the courage to think outside the box.
The Volvo Penta vision is to be the world leader in sustainable power solutions. We have a history of innovation and enjoy strong market positions based on our current product and service offer. Now it is time for us to prepare the next generation products and solutions and we believe those will be connected, electrified and automated.
Vehicle Electronics within Product development is responsible for the design and requirements of the complete vehicle electronic system for all Marine and Industrial applications. The department is located in Gothenburg and we are today about 20 persons working in different roles. Our ambition is to keep a holistic view of our products so the team are taking care of all the different stages in the product cycle – from new development projects via product maintenance to quality issues and feedback from the market.
We are looking for an individual who is interested in Product Development in general, but preferably towards vehicle electronics and systems. As a person you enjoy working in a team and have the ability to inspire your team colleagues. You feel engaged by working in projects and reaching goals. You take lead in projects and have the ambition and energy to develop yourself and the team. Since the job consists of a net of contacts internally and externally, your networking skills are highly valued.
We believe that you have both the competence and personality that will make a difference in our organisation. Imagine yourself working in an environment focused on solutions for the future where creativity and new ideas is a part of your day to day work.Preferably you should have a couple of years of professional experience and some leadership experience.
Your CV should contain listed qualifications in academic degrees, you should be able to communicate in English (Swedish is good, but optional) and have a valid drivers’ license.
Our trademark at Volvo Penta is innovation as we are always looking for fresh ideas. Your attitude and mind-set will be a key asset for us. We strive for gender balance and encourage female applicants and believe that actively prioritizing a high level of diversity in our workforce creates competitive advantage. It is our people that make the difference!
Manager Hannes Kannisto, telephone 031 - 3237522
HR business partner Teresa Krook 031 - 3233710

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.

With Volvo Penta, a world-leading supplier of engines and complete drive systems for marine and industrial applications, you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who works with passion, trust each other and embraces change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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