Lead Project Manager Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Electric Propulsion

Lead Project Manager, Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Electric Propulsion Solutions, Volvo Group

Sustainability including climate change are the challenges of our generation. Our contribution is to offer leading transport and infrastructure solutions enabling societies to prosper in a sustainable way.

Electrification is a key enabler for carbon neutral road transport. Using hydrogen as a carrier of green electricity to power electric trucks is one important part of the solution and a complement to battery electric vehicles and renewable fuels.

Powertrain Strategic Development Department is responsible to lead the transition from conventional powertrains to hydrogen based propulsion technologies.

We are highly skilled engineers acting in an exciting global environment which provides opportunities to develop both professionally and personally.

Do you want to join us on this journey? Together we will shape the world we want to live in!

We are now recruiting a Lead Project Manager for Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Electric Propulsion Solutions

As a Lead Project manager you will manage the cross functional development of the complete propulsion solutions with customer satisfaction as the key performance measurement.

You will lead from the early concept phase to industrialization and market launch engaging a cross functional team and network of stakeholders cross Engineering, Purchasing, Production, Aftermarket and Sales.

In this role you will be a key player taking the hydrogen powered fuel cell electric vehicle into customer pilots and series production.

Who are you?

You have a solid experience as cross-functional leader of technology development with significant business impact. You are known for your collaborative and results oriented approach.

You are an authentic leader with a holistic view and ability to communicate and lead complex deliveries with speed.

You use your skills in all the project management expertise areas such as mastering the planning, tailoring, dependencies, scope, cost, risks, quality, and performance.

You have a business mindset, ability to prioritize, and focus on key areas to secure maximum customer value in a fast-changing environment.

Your profile and skills:
  • Extensive project management experience and/or line management
  • Excellent communication in English, verbally and in writing
  • Experienced in automotive industry
  • Master of Science in Engineering or equivalent
  • Project Management and/or Agile certification is a merit
  • Strong drive with ability to contribute to create a high performing working culture
We hope to see you as part of our team. Welcome with your application today!
Application screening will start immediately.

For further information please contact:
Johan Stålarm, Director Complete Propulsion and Deployment, Johan.stalarm@volvo.com

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

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 Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support. With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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Application Process


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