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Our human-centric focus is what makes us different from all other car companies, and it’s at the heart of everything we create. If you want to join us in our mission to make people’s lives less complicated, we offer you a chance to grow together with talented people who want to make a true difference.
What do we offer
Are you passionate about Electrification and want be a part of the transformation of Volvo Cars into a sustainable car industry? At Propulsion Energy Systems, we are passionate! The company target is to electrify 10% of the cars in 2020 and to have 1 million electrified cars on the road in 2025.
Join us as System Designer within the Charging team. We are responsible for the development of competitive charging solutions for on-board charger and DC/DC. The team is the core competence centre in Northern Europe in regards to Charging solutions.
The on-board charger (OBC) is essential for electrified vehicles, it holds the functionality to charge the traction battery from the grid, and it is for sure of highest importance in a pure electric vehicle. Both AC- and DC-charging are in current projects and wireless charging is already around the corner. The DC/DCs coverts energy from the traction battery to the low voltage system for suppling all the 12/48V power consumers in the car.
What you’ll do
You will be part of an engineering team that develop engineering systems solutions for on-board chargers (OBC) and DC/DC that fulfil requirements and manufacturing process demands within decided cost and time frames. Working with charging interoperability is also an important part of this role. You will work in a cross-functional environment with other departments within Volvo Cars Product & Quality.
You will be responsibility for the charging system solution in the car, which is result of deep discussion and collaboration with different attribute and function owners. Further, you will be responsible for develop a system fulfilling the agreed system solution within the project. Your main role on this position is to assure that solution comply with all agreed requirements by function owners, legal and insurance requirements and other attribute owners.
Do you fit the profile?
You are a self driven, efficient person who always strive to find ways to implement the best possible solution. To success we see that you are structured and a good communicator, used to cooperate with different stakeholders. If you have previous experience from an agile development, it is an advantage.
- BSc/MSc or several years of relevant experience
- System management experience - HW and SW development within automotive industry
- Fluent in English (written and spoken)
- Driver’s license (B)
- Meritorious; experience FMEA or ISO 26262, knowledge within data communication protocols for example; CCS, Chademo and GB/T.
Other traits that we appreciate is integrity, courage and energy. To fully enjoy the role, you have the ability see the big picture and are dedicated to contribute to the overall result.
How to learn more and apply
For questions about the position please contact Manager Charging HW, Andreas Ådahl, +46-72-966 98 42 or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Senior Recruiter Sandra Viklund at email@example.com. We want your application at the latest October 19, 2018. Please note that applications via email will not be accepted.
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 automobile 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.