Lead Function Developer– Energy Storage System Control

Design it, build it, test it, see your design come to life, and be part of the electromobility revolution!
At Volvo Group Trucks Technology, we are currently looking for a Lead Function Developer to join the Energy Storage System (ESS) Controls group.
This is us, your new colleagues
The ESS Controls group is responsible for in-house developed battery management software used in all Volvos’ electric products, such as, busses, trucks, construction equipment, and marine applications. Organizationally we belong to Electromobility, which was formed to be in the forefront of environmentally friendly transport solutions for a more sustainable tomorrow.
The Electromobility department combines the benefits of a large international company with the feeling of working at a small company. There is close collaboration between different parts of the organization from sales and purchasing to workshops and labs all located in the modern, inspiring facility CampX.
Teamwork and collaboration is the foundation of great products and an attractive workplace. Therefore, we work in cross-functional teams of 5-8 colleagues with complementary skills committed to a common purpose. Each team plan their work and deliver solutions together according to SAFe and Agile methods. The responsibility covers the full product life-cycle, from design, software implementation and calibration to verification and maintenance in customer end products.
Who are you?
You will be a member of an Agile team and have the responsibility for defining, populating and executing the team’s backlog with input from System Architect/Engineering and other stakeholders. Leading the necessary activities to safeguard both features and quality. These activities include prioritization of software implementation, defining technical roadmaps including both functional and non-functional requirements and governance of product branch plans.
To be successful in this position you need to be a technical leader of the team with strong collaboration/networking skills and have an analytic mindset of a true problem solver. You have a long experience from the automotive industry, system development and software development.
In addition, we believe you have the following:
  • Master of Science in control systems, mechatronics, electrical engineering, signal processing, or engineering physics.
  • Have experience as a technical leader or an Agile product owner role.
  • High proficiency in MATLAB and Simulink based modelling/analysis.
  • Have experience with embedded software development for control applications.
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English.
  • 6-10 years of experience from Embedded software development design & development
Any experience with electro-thermal and ageing dynamics of Lithium-ion batteries along with battery state estimation and control algorithms will be meritorious.
Automotive experience, TargetLink, C/C++, Embedded SW/HW, Control Theory, HIL, CAN, LIN, ISO 26262, J1939, Autosar, Systems Engineering.
Are we a perfect match?
Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. When joining us you will be a part of the biggest technology shift in the transport industry in decades, with our innovative products we make our customers win. We want you to be in the front seat.
At Volvo Group Trucks Technology, we are actively working to establish teams that will take maximum advantage of the strength inherent to differences in knowledge, experience, age, gender and nationality, among others. We find that well-balanced work teams increase group dynamics, creativity and new approaches to solutions.
Do you want to join us on our electrified journey?
Are you curious and have some questions? Call!
I will gladly give you more information about the position and how we can team up to electrify tomorrow!
Naima Abdikader, Acting Manager Energy Storage System Controls, +46 765534272

The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success. 

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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