Systems Engineer (Component Owner)

System Engineer (component owner) for Volvo Autonomous Solutions

We are hiring! Are you an inspired and motivated system engineer looking to work with a team of passionate and clever engineers devoted to building a new tomorrow and shaping the future of transportation? Our team is responsible for developing cloud solutions for autonomous trucks, machines and sites; both on-road and off-road. In other words - the most fascinating and inspiring tech area at the moment!

Welcome to the team!

The team is a part of the Cloud domain within the Technology organization at Volvo Autonomous Solutions. We design the solutions of the future including connectivity, teleoperation and cybersecurity. Our mission is to create safe automation solutions helping our customers reach sustainability and productivity goals. We by the vision that our innovations will meet and exceed expectations from customers and contribute to a society that we want to live in.

The colleagues you will get are enthusiastic to get you in the team to be part of our journey in making autonomous transport systems a reality. We are currently in a growth phase so you will very much be part of welcoming even more bright minds to the team!

This is what we do at Volvo Autonomous Solutions


This is in fact a unique opportunity to join a fantastic team with a startup mentality working with truly disruptive technology while at the same time being a part of the world-renowned Volvo Group.

Who are you? What will you be working with?

Imagine a future where trucks and machines are driving around without a physical operator in the cab. Normal operation is completely autonomous, and vehicles are stopping automatically for electrical charging. Everything under surveillance from a central control tower, where operators can teleoperate vehicles based on video feedback when needed. This will change people’s daily work environment and eliminate dangerous work conditions.
Sounds fantastic, doesn’t it? You now have the chance to join team and make this a reality!

We are eager to get to know an engaged System Engineer to help us navigate in the new universe of connected and autonomous vehicles. Together with our team, you will play an important role as component owner by supporting the organization in making the right design decisions and help us to take our concepts into customer implementations. It is important that you have the willingness to break new ground and develop new components together with our suppliers and partners, in an international and diverse environment.

You will be responsible for our hardware portfolio including components such as cameras, antennas, ECUs and control room equipment etc. You will be the link between the development teams and the delivery organization, and you will, in collaboration with other teams, play an important role in building up our release process as well as our component roadmaps. To succeed with this, we believe you need to be open, flexible, and collaborative.

Since we don’t know you yet, we are not exactly sure about who you are or what you know. But if we guess, we believe that you have a background from handling requirements, supplier management and documentation in combination with previous experience from working in the automotive or telecom industry. You need to be fluent in English, spoken and written. What’s most important of all, is who you are as a person. We believe you have a structured approach and is eager to learn new things and constantly develop your skills, as we are working with new technology and in a field where everything and anything is available for discovery.

This position, as all our jobs, includes to participate in continuous improvement of our ways of working and you will be encouraged to dream big, dare to fail, innovate, and always invest time in personal development.


At Volvo Autonomous Solutions we have a well-established setup for working remotely. We are based in Eskilstuna and Gothenburg. Candidates for this position should have possibility to have a weekly face-to-face presence in Gothenburg and/or Eskilstuna.

Are we the perfect match?

If this sounds interesting (we really hope it does – we love our jobs!) just send in your application and we will be thrilled to start getting to know you. Even if you feel you do not tick all the boxes, but are intrigued, we would like to hear from you.

We can promise you great colleagues and some truly exciting opportunities. You will work in a global environment that provides you with developmental prospects both professionally and personally. We at Volvo Autonomous Solutions want you to prosper and be happy.

We will go through applications continuously and we are looking forward to receiving your application.

Curious and would like to know more?

Don’t hesitate to contact our manager,
Katrin Skepp, Manager Connectivity, Teleoperation and Cybersecurity, +46 31 322 44 82

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

All applications will be reviewed from the 9th August due to the Swedish summer vacation period. Please do not expect any communication earlier that this. We look forward to receiving your application!

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 Autonomous Solutions constitute a new business area as of January 1, 2020, entering new and exciting territories for Volvo Group. We accelerate the development, commercialization and sales of autonomous transport solutions, focusing on defined segments for the on- and off-road space. The combination of strong tech expertise and skilled customer solutions creates innovative transport offers never seen before. We are constantly pushing our own skills and ability to drive change in a traditional industry to meet a growing customer demand. We are now looking for innovative, committed individuals to join us in our endeavor to create customer solutions that enhance safety, flexibility and productivity.

We want to get to know you

Application Process


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.


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