Lead Simulation Engineer, CFD, Virtual Verification Team, Volvo Bus

One of our lead engineers has moved on with new opportunities within Volvo Group!
We are a team of 16 skilled simulation engineers performing analysis in the strength and durability, crash as well as thermo dynamic and fluid domain. We are divided in smaller teams of 3-5 persons, where the smaller teams work according to lean principles with transparency, accountability and teamwork. We plan our own work and are empowered to take decisions and actions needed both in the ordinary project work as well preparing ourselves for the future with method and knowledge development.
Would you like to join the CFD team and contribute with your knowledge and leader ability and drive the area together with your collegues?

One of the smaller teams in the group is the CFD team. The team has a global responsibility to develop new methods and perform simulations within the fields of Aerodynamics, Aeroacustics, Soiling, Interior Climate, HVAC, and Thermal Management of cooling systems for batteries, electric drivelines, internal combustion engines, and in the near future also fuel cells. The team uses both 3D CFD and 1D CFD tools. We work close together will our peers in the Volvo Group, so building network is a key in the daily work.
You atleast have a Masters degree and experience from fluid dynamics simulations. Experience from the automotive industry is an advantage. Experience using CAE tools such as ANSA, STAR-CCM+, GT-SUITE, and Python is an advantage.
In this position you will be a member of the Virtual Verification & Analysis team working actively together with method development and projects ranging in different sizes and scopes. As a member of this team you will report to the group manager of Virtual Verification & Analysis whom is part of the Chassis & Driveline Development management team at Volvo Buses.
Are you a match for us?
To thrive in this role you enjoy to follow through on commitments and makes sure others do the same- for us it is important to act with a clear sense of ownership. You like to solve things together with others and always strive to see the full picture. As communication is a important task of a lead engineer it is crucial to be skilled in communicating effectively with your surroundings.
You get motivated by working with development of methods and products while taking advantage of the full Volvo Group network of peers.
We want to be there for our customers providing uptime and reliability, all over the world every day. Volvo Buses is leading the biggest technology shift in public transport in decades with our electromobility offer. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.
Diversity is very important for us at Volvo Buses, therefore we strongly encourage women to apply to this position.
For further information please contact
Camilla Karlsson, Group Manager Virtual Verification and Analysis, +46 31 3237360
Helena Frilén, HR tel + 46 76 5538002

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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