Project Management Engineering

Volvo Penta, a great place to work?
Volvo Penta is a world-leading supplier of engines and complete drive systems for marine and industrial applications. Currently we are growing and transforming to be prepared for a future with electrical and connected solutions. We are global and highly skilled professionals who work with passion and trust and we understand that change is necessary to stay ahead. If you want to be part of our challenging transformation to become future proof, then you should consider us as your new employer!
About us, your new colleagues
We encourage people to take individual responsibility however also, even more important, you are encouraged to always take your time to offer your help to your co-workers in order to build a strong team and enhance creativity and innovations. We are convinced that, deliver high quality, high performance products and services to our customers, comes from having fun at work, and the courage to think outside the box.
Right now, we plan to strengthen our team with two project managers. One will be responsible for developing electrical drivelines and the other will take our diesel engine offer to the next level. You shall both understand the different phases in a change process and can explain what’s happening within the organization to your team, i.e you can handle ambiguity. You have project management experience from industrialization projects and preferably have a good knowledge from Agile project management. You and your team will be responsible for the R&D budget, technical development, verification and production preparation. It is important to be persistent and have a never give up attitude and you shall have a proven leader ship talent. You listen to your team and organization around you, the team listens to you and the team deliver at its best.
Project Management Office (PMO) is responsible for the complete delivery of Product development projects. Project Management Engineering belongs to the PMO and is responsible for the technical part of development projects. The areas of responsibilities are design, verification & validation, purchasing and manufacturing.
Competence Profile & Qualifications
To qualify for this role, you should have thorough experience from:
  • Project Management. You have experience from all development phases and have industrialized and delivered a product or service to the market
  • The product development process and preferably also from agile working methods
  • Risk management, Planning and Cost follow up
  • Leadership work. You have excellent relationship- and interpersonal skills and can easily reach across functions, processes and organization when needed. You bring the best out of individuals as well as organization
Our trademark at Volvo Penta is innovation as we are always looking for fresh ideas, and your attitude and mind-set will be a key asset for us. Preferably you should have at least five years of professional experience within project management. We strive for gender balance and believe that actively prioritizing a high level of diversity in our workforce creates competitive advantage. It is our people that make the difference!
Are you recognizing yourself in our description then we would love to meet you! Send in your application and take your next step in your career with us.
For further information, please contact:
Hiring manager: Anna Pettersson, +46 73 9023007
HRBP: Teresa Krook, +46 31 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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Application Process


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