Let's create the future together.
At Volvo Cars, we believe that being curious and truly committed to understanding people is the key to future success. We are people who care about other people, working together to create new technologies and innovations for safe, sustainable and convenient mobility. Want to join us?
What’s in it for you?
The department Environment & Fluid Dynamics Centre works with the attribute areas Aero, Contamination, Environment, Fuel Economy, Climate, Thermodynamics and Weight. The mission is to strengthen the brand by leading the R&D work to develop environmentally sustainable cars in support of core value Environment and delivering robust cars in support of core value Quality.
Weight Management and Optimization works with weight attribute on a vehicle engineering level. The work covers all aspects of weight, from concept to the homologation process. The group delivers range from cycle plan input, technical input into the needs and means process, development of next generation's weight strategy, legal compliance, setting and follow-up requirements cross programs and advanced engineering projects. The team is also coordinating an Optimization Arena at Volvo Car Group, which is a cross technical network for optimization in concept as well as in program phase.
The department interacts closely to challenge itself and find new ways to solve the critical and technically complex mission of reducing our vehicles’ weight. We are now looking for a new Weight Analysis Engineer to join our small team of highly qualified and positive colleagues.
What you’ll do
As a Weight Analysis Engineer you will be a key player in our weight team and will work closely with different areas such as development teams, project teams and other areas within the department. The work will mainly consist of project related work, target setting, benchmark and a close contact to the development departments. There will also be a lot of data handling that requires calculation abilities and a sense of accuracy.
Main responsibilities will be:
- Ensure program deliveries and support the program with weight optimized technical solutions
- Development of System and Complete Vehicle requirements for future car projects
- Status analysis and reporting to programs
- Support in weight related issues cross units in programs
- Benchmark analysis on complete vehicle and system level
Do you fit the profile?
We are looking for a person with high social competence, interest in cars and the weight attribute. You find it stimulating and fun to conduct continuously improvement work and to have broad contact surfaces in the organization
- At least BSc degree in Mathematics, Engineering, Physics or equivalent
- Experience from automotive development and/or complete vehicle weight work
- Experience from database handling
- Experience from weight analysis and/or other attribute work is considered meritorious
- Driver’s license (B)
- Fluent in English, spoken and written. Good Swedish skills is a plus
How to learn more and apply
If you have any questions regarding the position, you are welcome to contact Sverker Hansson (email@example.com). For questions about the recruitment process, please contact Andreas Antefelt (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please apply by register your application as soon as possible but no later than August 19th.
Who are we?
Volvo Cars is a company on a mission; to bring traditional car manufacturing into a connected, sustainable and smart future.
Since 1927, we have been a brand known for our commitment to safety, creating innovative cars that make life less complicated for our consumers. In 2010, we decided to transform our business, resulting in a totally new generation of cars and technologies, as well as steady growth and record sales. Today, we’re expanding our global footprint in Europe, China and the US, and we’re on the lookout for new talent.
We are constantly pushing our own skills and abilities to drive change in the automotive industry like never before. We are looking for innovative, committed people to join us in this endeavour and create safe, sustainable and connected cars. We believe in the power of people and will challenge and support you to reach your full potential. Join us and be part of Volvo Cars’ journey into the future.