Lead Engineer – Seat and Seat belt

Lead Engineer – Seat and Seat belt
The future belongs to those who are empowered by great ideas and have the ability to carry them out. We are ready to move into the future, and now we need you. You with a passion for development, design and creation of future products. You who thrive in a global environment and who want to develop with us at Volvo Trucks in a role as Lead Engineer.
Our focus at Volvo Trucks is to be the world leader in sustainable transport solutions. And to make this happen we need talented people onboard. This is where you come into the picture. We need your talent and your expertise within automotive vehicles development in order to keep our focus. In return we promise that we will develop you and support you to reach your full potential from day one.
Who are we, your new colleagues?
You will belong to the Driving area team in the CAB Gothenburg section, we are responsible for the design and development of components and systems in the driving area of the cab including Controls, Pedals, Steering wheel and airbag, Steering column/shaft, Instrument panel, Door panels, Seats etc.
We are a team of independent individuals who thrive when we get to create and develop exciting and important products – especially now since we are taking steps towards autonomous driving and electro-mobility. We are very customer oriented and have many different competences that we more than often share to learn from each other.
What will be your responsibilities?
We will count on you to take great responsibility for the area of Seat and Seat belt. You will be responsible for concept, requirements and follow up of development of Seats and Seat belt for Volvo trucks. Most of the work will be done by suppliers that you lead. You will be working very integrated with other functions locally and globally whereby communication and holistic viewpoint is essential. You will also contribute to the global strategies within the field.
One of your main responsibilities will also be to continuously develop yourself, your colleagues and Volvo Trucks.
So, who do we think you are?
We believe you are a true team player. And a person who believes that development comes from questioning, daring to think new and being open-minded. We also believe you have:
  • Experience in automotive industry
  • Ability of working with strategies, in projects and with maintenance at the same time
  • Experience and understanding of legal demands and verification methods
  • Structured and systematic approach
  • Experience in supplier relatioships
  • A desire to constantly develop yourself, the team and the company you are working for
  • Experience from Volvo tools environment and KOLA is considered a merit
  • Fully proficient in English is mandatory and additional language skills are appreciated
In order to be successful in this position we think that you have the ability to navigate a truly multicultural environment and are passionate about leading a diverse team towards a common goal.
What is our offer?
We can offer you a position of constant development and challenges. You also get the possibility to work within a global company who aims to be the best within our field. And of course, most important of all, we offer you fantastic colleagues who, because of our differences and competences, constantly challenge and help to develop each other.
We always think long term, which is why we value your development, responsibilities and voice. If you are the right person it might be you leading our global network in a few years? We are ready to invest in you – are you ready?
Curious to hear more? Having questions?
Group Manager Driving, Angela Budillon, +46 765535221
Lead Engineer Seat and seat belt, Magnus Eriksson, +46 739022132

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.

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