Senior Mechanical Engineer BIW

Would you like to be a part of Cab Body team and together develop future cab bodies for the premium products Volvo FH and FM? As Mechanical Engineer BIW at Cab Gothenburg you will be a key contributor to the success of our customers. You will have colleagues around the world, all passionate about trucks and engineering solutions. Cab Body are the ones who develop new and premium cab bodies for our future trucks, covering advanced engineering, concept studies and detailed development work.
At Cab Body team we have both in-house development and cooperation with external suppliers and we are always seeking to deliver customers future needs today. We aspire to have the most skilled and engaged employees in the industry and we are now looking for an Senior Mechanical Engineer BIW to strengthen the Cab Body team. We are responsible for the BIW (Body in White), Door cpl, Roof hatch, Luggage lid, Glass & Sealants the following specialist areas: Sheet metal, adhesives and joining; Surface treatment and Corrosion; and Cab tightness.
Are you looking for a position where trust and accountability will make you grow as a person and have fun at the same time? Then this is an opportunity for you. As a member of our team you will have an exciting, interesting and diversified employment.

Tasks and Responsibilities
  • You will be responsible for development and design of BIW structures, from early pre-studies through to the different design phases in projects
  • You lead a cross functional team to develop and deliver fully verified technical solutions fulfilling product requirements
  • Your role is wide and will range from design work in Catia V5 to lead your own team as well as work in your cross functional network
  • You will participate in a global network of BIW engineers and be part of the development of roadmaps and other strategies as well as proposing and executing the Advanced Engineering studies needed to support them
Profile and Qualifications
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in BIW/DIW design from trucks or cars, with at least 5 years working within concept and feasibility
  • Very skilled in Catia V5 surface design
  • Very good knowledge in Kola or similar PDM (Product Data Management) Systems
  • You have worked in leading roles before and have a proven ability to take responsibility and lead tasks and people
  • Good knowledge in written and spoken English
  • M.Sc. degree in engineering or equivalent professional experience
In order to be successful in this position we think that you have a genuine technical interest and a good ability for working in teams, you also need to be equipped with an open mindset and a positive attitude. We are a diverse team of passionate colleagues from many different backgrounds and cultures working together towards our common goals.

If you are the right candidate, please don’t hesitate to submit your application.
Group Manager Cab Body: Lena Almqvist Mogren, phone +46 31 32 25459

Kindly note that due to GDPR, we will not accept applications via mail. Please use our career site.

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