System Design Engineer @Electromobility

Electromobility is changing the automotive world, and we are now looking for you who want to be part of this change happening in our industry! The Electromobility organization is responsible for the complete development lifecycle of our electric powertrains – from advanced engineering through product development into the maintenance phase. Together we drive the transition from conventional powertrains to electromobility based on cutting-edge engineering, state-of-the-art research, and well-proven technology within the Volvo Group. By joining us, you’ll 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.

About the role

We are offering you an exciting opportunity to work with completely new technology and help develop full-electric propulsion systems for a range of different vehicles and machinery. As System Design Engineer, you will be joining our Electro Propulsion department: a global team who are all passionate about technology and changing the world. Here, you will work with system changes and new features to our electric driveline. You will be responsible for defining requirements and working with the electric propulsion management system to develop solutions meeting those requirements. The Volvo Group has high ambitions when it comes to sustainability and CO2 emissions. By playing such an important role in the company’s electromobility development, you will be a key contributor to achieving those targets.

Growth & development

As a large, global company, we can also offer multiple career paths for further growth and development. This can either be more senior roles within the same technical area, expansion into new technical areas or switching to management roles. Are you ready for an exciting new step in your career?

We are looking for a

… structured and creative colleague, effective at planning and prioritising tasks and willing to challenge the current norms. We believe you are a good communicator with solid technical leadership, passionate about networking across functions to achieve shared objectives.

  • Master of Science in Electronics, Data science, Software engineering, Mechatronics or similar.
  • Fluent in both written and verbal English.
  • 6-8 years’ experience working with embedded software design and development or embedded system design and development.
  • Plus: documented experience working in an agile development environment or from working with functional safety in automotive products and applications.
  • Extended experience with propulsion systems in battery electric vehicles and experience from traction voltage systems/components is also valued.
Why Volvo Group Trucks Technology?

Here, you will get an opportunity to work together with highly skilled colleagues in an exciting, global environment which provides opportunities to develop both professionally and personally. Our daily work is performed in an international environment, allowing us to interact with highly committed colleagues from different cultures. We trust the individual and act as a team, stay close to the product and provide opportunities for professional and personal growth.

Do you think we might be the perfect match, are you curious or do you have some questions? Don’t hesitate to contact us.

Lisa Svalmark, Hiring manager, Electromobility
Email: lisa.svalmark.3@volvo.com

All applications will be reviewed from the 15th August, due to the Swedish summer vacation period. Please do not expect any communication earlier than this. We look forward to receiving your application!


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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