VIE - Embedded Software Development F/H Engineer

The VIE, International Voluntary Abroad, is a French international corporate placement program for young professionals between the age of 18 and 28 who are European Union citizens. For these reasons, we thank you in advance to mention these items on your resume. For more detailed information about the eligibility conditions to this program, we invite you to visit Business France website: www.civiweb.com.
You are interested in society evolution and willing to support construction shift to sustainable solutions: Welcome to the heart of Volvo Construction Equipment, part of Volvo Group.
Are you interested in technology in General, and enjoy programming? We are looking for an embedded software development engineer to contribute to this exciting and challenging journey towards Electromobility and services for Customer success. Dedicated to wheeled excavators and compact excavators, you will be based in Konz (Germany) and support both products development all along product life cycle.

Konz is located near Trier in western Germany in the heart of Europe. Our neighbors are France, Luxembourg and Belgium, which can be reached easily and quickly.

The Trier region is a very attractive place to live and work. The area is characterized by great natural potential, numerous monuments, a unique wine landscape and a wide range of leisure activities.

Who are YOU?
We are looking for a person who knows that the key to success is curiosity, a person who is able to look at the bigger picture as well as going down in details.
You see opportunities where others see risks with the ability to prioritize actions. You strive for the best with proactive actions, efficiency and speed in execution to secure expected performance and you stay accountable for the deliveries. You strive to learn and develop every day. You also enjoy sharing experience and support others. And most of all you are a true team player, and you contribute with energy and creativity.
You hold a MSc in Electronics and Embedded systems or similar, you have an experience in software programming and testing.
As we are a truly global and diverse company, most of your meetings and emails will be in English, hence you need to be fluent in both speaking and writing in English. German and French speaking and reading is an added value to your application.
Desired skills :
  • C/C++ programming (Androïd and Qt/QML would be a plus)
  • Embedded software development and real time behavior
  • ECU configuration and integration tools
  • Development environment

WHAT is the job?

For your scope, you will :
  • Write software requirements according to functional requirements
  • Develop application software and integrate onto the platform
  • Secure software development compliance with process, method and relevant tools
  • Define, plan and execute software test cases (Unitary tests, integration tests)
  • Contribute to software functions development in an Agile® environnent

Volvo mission is to “drive prosperity through sustainable transport solutions”, which in other words is simply that we’d like to be a part of and contribute to the well-being of our globe and have our grandchildren and grand-grandchildren experiencing it!

With Whom? The TEAM
You will join professional teams, creating business value in an open, multicultural, dynamic, and rewarding working climate. Our motivation, competences and team spirit are enablers for successful deliverables. We value team players, with energy and creativity, who knows how to have fun. Our trustworthy attitude creates lasting relationship among colleagues, peers and stakeholders.

Are we A perfect match?
You will cooperate with really skilled colleagues and get some truly exciting challenges to work with. You will work in a global environment that provides you with developmental opportunities both professionally and personally. We are eager to learn from you and you will get fantastic opportunities to learn and develop with us: when you succeed, we succeed.
Does it sound like a great opportunity for you? Do not hesitate to apply ASAP! We are looking forward to reviewing your application.

Curious, and have some questions? Call me!
Armando FONSECA, E&E Manager, Technology Platform Product Compact Excavators Tel : +33 6 65 86 05 79

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.

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.