Technical Preparation Engineer Axle (TPE), Manufacturing Engineering

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We are now looking to reinforce our Product Preparation department with a Technical Preparation Engineer (TPE).

The Position

The TPE is the main Group Trucks Operations (GTO) representative towards product development departments at Group Trucks Technologies (GTT) and Business Areas (BA) in product design questions in early to late-phases of product projects. In this role you will be reporting to the Product Preparation Director within the Global Manufacturing Engineering Powertrain team.
The position holder will act as the main interface in engine product development between GTO Powertrain Plants and GTT Product development.
If you want to be part of product development and have a drive to improve manufacturing, come and create a new future together with us!

Main tasks
  • Secure that product development delivers on the project target
  • Set technical requirements on product development
  • Evaluate and recommend product concepts.
  • Manage internal ‘GTO Product’ coordination
  • Provide input on manufacturing impact to project
  • Manage product documentation
  • Manage activities to balance design solutions in connection to industrial solutions/processes in early stages
  • Drive product problems resolution process
  • Manage and develop knowledge in area of responsibility
  • Manage detailed product preparation activities towards external Axle plan
  • Contribute to regional or global projects as the main TPE and be part of the GTO project management team (Project Manager Operations)
Your profile

The networking part in the role as TPE is crucial for success and therefore we think that leaderships skills and the ability to create relations with all levels in the organization is important parts of your background. We are looking for a passionate, curious, and self-driven person that can move easily between the big picture, down to details and back again within data and data analysis. Your analytics capability is well developed, and you have experience from production preparation, preferably with the automotive industry. We are a truly global team with colleagues all over the world. So, it’s important for us that you feel comfortable speaking English and it is beneficial if you are fluent in Swedish. Experience from MPM-link, Windchill and Creo is appreciated. Your academic background is BSc/MSc in Engineering or Data sciences or equivalent work experience.

At Volvo Trucks we strive for diversity, and to maximize the team's potential by mixing knowledge, experience, age, gender, and nationality. We find that teams that have this increase their agility and creativity.

Even if you don’t tick of all the boxes, don’t hesitate to send in your application. The most important part is you and your mindset.

Want to know more? Contact us!

Anna Fathali, Director Product Preparation,
Åsa Sjöbeck Brunger, HR Business Partner,

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Applications will be read, and interviews will be conducted continuously, so please do not wait with your application.

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A new era is here. Technologies such as big data, automation and artificial intelligence are changing the way we look at manufacturing and logistics. Volvo Group Trucks Operations is the organization responsible for truck manufacturing and logistics within the Volvo Group and is shaping future industries.

Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions as well as the production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is also responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group’s customers and for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chains for all brands. Together, Volvo Group Trucks Operations represents 30,000 employees at 30 plants and 50 distribution centers across the globe. Our global industrial footprint offers an opportunity for an international career in a state-of-the-art industrial environment, in which continuous improvement is the foundation. Join our teams as well!

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