Volvo CE Technology in Braås is expanding to face the industry challenges linked to automation, electromobility and connectivity. We are committed to building a better tomorrow and are proud of our innovative spirit resulting in world leading products, autonomous haulers and the first vehicle built with fossil-free steel and much more, always with a great team spirit and collaboration.
Right now, we are looking for simulation and data analytics engineer who have the drive and passion to contribute to our transformation into the technology shift that we are facing in terms of automation, electrification and connectivity. This shift requires new ways of working with increased utilization of models, simulations and big data analytics.
This is us, your new colleagues
Volvo CE in Braås, located close to Växjö, develops autonomous and articulated haulers and wheel loaders. We do everything from product planning, development, sales and marketing to purchasing, manufacturing and assembly of the complete machine. Here you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals with excellent opportunities for personal growth.
We have a strong company culture based on our values. This is central to all our work. We believe in Trust - we trust each other, Passion - we have passion for what we do, Change - we change to stay ahead, Performance - we are profitable to shape our future, and Customer success - we make our customers win!
Our work climate is open and supportive, and we emphasis on an inclusive work environment with good collaboration within departments as well as cross-functionally.
Meet some of our engineers in the short film Build a better future with us in Braås
The main tasks for the Virtual Product Development team are to predict and verify performance of machines, systems and components with digital tools and models. We are on a transformation journey where we not only develop and use the latest technology within Virtual Product Development, Data Analytics and Cloud Computing, but also integrate different domains to what we call Digital Twins. Along this transformation journey we collaborate with teams close to our end customers to develop customer solutions based on our Digital Twins.
As a simulation and Data Analytics engineer you will be part of the new way of working with increased utilization of models, simulations and customer usage data that will replace the old way of exploring and verifying design solutions. You will be part of a team specialized in virtual product development. To succeed in this position, it is important that you want to learn new things and that you have a strong drive to develop not only yourself but also processes and products.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
- Prepare simulations, i.e. realize the object to be analyzed in its environment in a model.
- Perform computer simulations of components, systems and machines.
- Perform signal processing and data analytics.
- Create algorithms related to customer solutions and define the need for sensors in a cost-efficient way.
- Value and verify results from simulations, tests and algorithm development.
- Contribute to the development toward the department’s vision in terms of Culture/Mindset, Competence, Methods development, Digital Twins and Data Analytics.
- Plan and coordinate activities.
We believe it is the right mindset and attitude that will make a difference within our organization. If you see yourself working in an environment that challenges you to combine your technical skills with a team-based attitude, then we believe you have the prerequisites to be successful in this position.
- You are positive, flexible and a great team player.
- You have a passion for innovation, continuous improvements and product development.
- You are eager to learn and build on your own and the team’s development.
- You feel a profound sense of accountability for the team’s deliveries and have the capability & interest to take the leading role when needed.
To be successful in your new role we believe you have the following knowledge or experience:
- M.Sc. or PhD degree in mechanical, construction, engineering physics or equivalent.
- Strong communication skills in English, spoken and written.
- Experience from simulations in product development.
- Interest in computer programming and scripting.
Our offer to you is some really skilled colleagues and some truly exciting challenges to work with. Welcome to be part of the technology shift for real. If this sounds interesting to you, welcome to send in your application.
Curious, and have some questions? Don’t hesitate to contact us!
Per-Olof Danielsson, Head of Virtual Product Development, +46 70 089 76 03
Jesper Alvarsson, Akademikerna, +46 (0)470 38 77 43
Per Trozell, Unionen, +46 (0)70-089 76 81
Jimmy Lönnetun, Ledarna,+46 (0)70-089 76 34
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 Construction Equipment is a global company driven by passion, curiosity and by our purpose: to build the world we want to live in. We believe that only through imagination and teamwork can we develop a world that is cleaner, smarter and more connected. Our company culture reflects this belief through the care and trust it places in our customers, employees and suppliers. People are at the heart of our business. It is through our strong network of talented, enquiring and innovative minds that we have been able to pave the way towards a more sustainable future. The global construction industry is our arena and our employees are our greatest assets.
We can only continue to stand out as industry leaders through the people driving us forwards. Come be a part of our team and help us build tomorrow.
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The journey begins! An email confirmation will be sent as soon as you submit your application. After this, it is still possible to update your personal profile by login in to your account. The hiring team will review your application together with the hiring manager. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with information about the following steps.