Software Architect – Volvo Group Connected Solutions

Software Architect – Volvo Group Connected Solutions
Volvo Group Connected Solutions is a global organization that leads the development of Volvo’s connected services and solutions of tomorrow. We work at the forefront of connectivity by collecting and analyzing data from over 900 000 Volvo assets. The organization is set-up to deliver competitive offerings, shorten time to market and provide an arena for new service innovations together with customers, partners and the Volvo Group.
Consumer Services is the function within our business that is responsible for the end user services, from idea to development and operation. We work in tight collaboration with the Volvo Group Business Areas and customers. We drive and manage the performance of the services and the business areas portfolios over the life cycle. Together with our stakeholders we create value through fantastic user experience and business enhancing services and products.

Your responsibilities include:
  • Lead high level design of software applications fulfilling functional and non-functional requirement. Being part of a center of excellence team you are able to provide multiple solutions to a problem and recommend the most suitable one based on a holistic view of the strengths and weaknesses for each alternative
  • ​Proactively drive enhancements and maintenance activities needed for our platform services
  • Breakdown and analyze the requirements to provide time and cost estimations for development
  • Take active part in development as needed
  • Involve the team in the work above to secure a smooth delivery (eliminate or at least minimize hand-over)
  • Support the development team through the development and verification steps
  • Support incident resolutions and problem investigations (root cause analysis)
  • And finally, but not at least, continuously reflect upon how we are doing things and where we can improve.Technology-wise as well as in way-of-working
Your new colleagues
We are a team on a journey, creating great results through awesome people, strong relationships and a high performance culture. We aim high; having a passion for people and making our customers succeed. We want to set a new standard for user experience, speed to market and customer value. We will do this through modern leadership, people in focus and a true passion to really make a difference. We who work in this team have a lot of fun, are great collaborators and we all consider ourselves as leaders of our work and owners of our results.
With us you will take a key role in an agile team - truly adopting DevOps manners. We are Application developers, Business Analysts and Product Owners dedicated and engaged to deliver according to committed plans. We continuously strive to do our best and learn from mistakes.
Being based in Lindholmen Science Park you will work with us in the heart of a vibrant area that lives and breathes new technology like IoT, autonomous driving, electro mobility and digitalization. Here the development is massive, new buildings and companies are popping up almost daily!
Competence Profile and Qualifications
As a person you are structured, self-going and you obviously have the skills of creating well-structured software applications. Being a team player with positive mindset and a solution oriented attitude is in your nature, and you understand business demands as well as economical aspects when designing solutions. You are strong in written and verbal communication, through well described targets and rationales you raise the empowerment, inspiration and a “can do” attitude in the agile team. The Product Owner is responsible of the team delivery roadmap and you are expected to plan most of your work activities yourself aligned with this.
Your personality is your major reason for success, but we think you have:
  • A university degree in engineering, computer science or similar
  • Documented experience as Software Architect and several years as developer working with software development in an agile manner
  • Experience of micro service architecture, cloud hosting and continuous delivery
  • A hands-on approach on code level (doing proof of concepts and participating in deliveries when needed)
  • Experience from the automotive industry and preferably also connectivity/telematics
  • Fluent in English and Swedish - both written and spoken
  • Valid work-permit for Sweden, if not EU-citizen
Most of all, you have the drive to challenge us at Connected Solutions - because we will challenge you. And together we will make our customers win.
Sounds great? We are looking forward to your application! Don’t wait since we read the applications continuously.
Location
The position is based at Lindholmen in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Curious and have some questions? Call!
Peter Fransén, Manager Safety & Fuel, +46 739028021
Per Ulrik Söderberg, Director Consumer Services VCE & Penta, +46 765534289
Annika Haverstedt, HR Business Partner, +46 760001869

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 Connected Solutions is a global organization that leads the development of Volvo’s connected services and solutions of tomorrow. We work at the forefront of connectivity by collecting and analyzing data from over 900 000 Volvo assets. The organization is set-up to deliver competitive offerings, shorten time to market and provide an arena for new service innovations together with customers, partners and the Volvo Group. 

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