Lead System Design Engineer Telematics/Infotainment

Lead System Design Engineer Telematics/Infotainment
Are you an experienced and curious Electrical & Electronics engineer with a passion for technical solutions? Do you like understanding and exploring new domains in product development and sharing your passion with your colleagues? Good, then continue reading, we have an opportunity for you.
What kind of challenge you might wonder?
The wind is changing within the automotive industry and current digital and connected solutions are constantly challenging us in how we develop and sell our products. It also pushes us to explore what’s outside of that comfortable and famous “box” in order to find solutions and opportunities that will shape the future of public transportation.
And it is in the middle of all this that Volvo Buses needs you. You, who are creative, driven and can lead and guide this development from the driver’s seat through collaboration, enthusiasm and passion.
This is us, your new colleagues
Our team currently consists of 13 engineers with different professional backgrounds, interests and history but with one common mindset: To develop our products and ourselves! With the sea as our closest neighbour, where a lunch walk along the seaside in Arendal is an energy boosting and relaxing activity, we gather every day to secure the quality and competitiveness of our products in a fast-evolving business.
In our group, we focus on the development of Vehicle Connectivity and Driver Environment. Having a global responsibility, the solutions developed within the team can be found in Volvo buses all over the world helping millions of people every day to reach their destination. Imagine that as a legacy!
In our global responsibility, we cooperate with our sites in Poland, Mexico and Brazil, as well as with our Volvo-owned brands Prevost and Nova in North America. Together, we secure knowledge transfer and competence development in an effort to become an even higher performing team consisting of highly passionate people.
What can we offer?
You will contribute to our world-class development of digital and connected on-board solutions for present and future transport solutions. You will work in an agile/lean way, where you will be a member of a high performing cross functional team that will work closely together with different stakeholders within AB Volvo to achieve our connectivity and infotainment business targets.
Main area of responsibility:
You will be a part of the Vehicle Connectivity & Driver Environment group within the Electrical & Software Architecture Department. You will play an important role in securing the competitiveness of our vehicles for the Infotainment & Telematic area and your main responsibilities are:
  • Discussions with internal and external stakeholders
  • Identify, analyze and break down requirements on system and components level.
  • Write technical reports and specifications for design solutions.
  • Secure strategy compliance, quality and requirement fulfillment.
  • Participate in the development and maintenance of roadmaps
  • Drive the development of control, communication and services related to the area
  • Lead and/or participate in early phase discussions for future development the area
And this is you
Becoming part of our team is easy. You just need to be a skilled team player with excellent communication and collaboration skills and to be genuinely interested in product development.
BSc or MSc degree in electrical/software engineering or equivalent is highly valuable as well as previous experience of system and architectural design within Infotainment, vehicle telematics and connectivity. Previous experience and/or network from VeCon and Service Market (Off board) are considered as meritorious.
Since you have good engineering judgment and priorities, you have the ability and interest to technically support and challenge colleagues in their work and their mindset. You like to share your passion for technical solutions and you have strong analytical and problem-solving skills. As a person you are positive, you display driving force, have a structured way of working and are eager to learn new skills and driven by self-development.
Are we the perfect match?
So how does this sound? Are you prepared to join us at Volvo Buses and be part of the company’s future? Why not pay us a visit here in Arendal for a coffee, a chat or maybe a walk along the seaside to discuss more what we can offer you!
Diversity is very important for us at Volvo Buses, therefore we strongly encourage women to apply to this position.
For further information about the position, please contact Group Manager Linda Frank phone +46 739 02 76 97

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. 

The transportation industry is transforming at a higher pace than ever before. Very much driven by electromobility, connectivity and digitalization, new business models and opportunities to create value for our customers and society are evolving. If you think this sounds exciting and want to be part of a company committed to take a leading position in this transformation, we have an opportunity for you!

Volvo Buses is one of the world’s leading bus manufacturers, with a strong focus on driving prosperity through transport solutions. The product range includes complete transport solutions, city buses, intercity buses and tourist coaches, as well as services in financing, vehicle servicing, diagnostics, productivity and traffic information. Volvo Buses is part of Volvo Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses and construction equipment as well as drive systems for marine and industrial applications.

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