Lead Design Engineer - Cooling System Routing

Location: Gothenburg, Sweden


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Job Number: 1858

Requisition Number: 145485BR

Position Title: Non Categorized Workforce_50522548

External Description:

Volvo Group is building the future. Soon our roads will consist of autonomous vehicles and sustainable transport solutions – and we are the ones creating it. We at Volvo Group Trucks Technology are looking for our next Engineering technical leader, working with the transformation from diesel vehicles towards electrification and automation. Do you have what it takes to step into the future with us?

Are you ready for some new challenges? Is your passion to work with creating future transport solutions?
There is now an opportunity for you to join us in the Air Intake & Cooling System Routing team as a Lead Design Engineer!

Who are we, your new colleagues?

We are a team of enthusiastic engineers working with air intake system and cooling system routing. The team is divided into agile teams dedicated into specific projects. We have the opportunity to work within our true areas of interest and are truly passionate of the problem-solving process. 

What is our offer?

You will be part of the most challenging and exciting projects ever at Volvo Group, being part of a transfer towards electrification and automation with the target to be No 1. In the Truck industry. We have the resources and knowledge to do the job, and we now offer you a chance to join us on the journey.

Working with us means working together with many other people with different technical skills and culture, meaning that you will develop your network, your skills and work globally. On top of challenging tasks and great colleagues, we offer you the chance to work in a vibrant international organization with great opportunities for personal development.

Who are you?

We believe you are a person who is driven, business-oriented and innovative. You are interested to solve problems in a structured and effective way. You are a person with a genuine interest in technology as well as people. You are self-motivated by driving changes in a complex environment.

We also think you have:

  • An open mindset to learn & grow. Share your knowledge with others
  • Good networking skills on a local and global basis and you have an ability to understand and accept cultural differences
  • Good communication and presenting skills both in text and verbally 

You will belong to the Chassis Department within Volvo Group Trucks Technology. Our team is responsible for product updates of Volvo heavy duty range as FM/FH in the area of Cooling system routing for Battery Electric Vehicles. We carry out our work in all stages of the product development: Complete Vehicle Projects, Product Maintenance, Advanced Engineering and Component Projects. You will work in close cross-functional cooperation in a multi-cultural environment with both internal and external contacts such as our different development sites around the world.

Your mission

You will be the product responsible for maintenance and new development within Chassis Engineering. This task will include strategic work, planning, eliminating roadblocks, creating technical roadmaps as well as being responsible for deliveries and reporting towards projects, suppliers, production, quality, aftermarket, etc.

The role includes design work, requirement setting, documentation, validation & verification of the installation for the cooling system routing. Main design work tools are CAD (CREO), Microsoft office and Volvo documentation systems. 

The main design area is to install various components on the rear area of the truck (behind cab). The work will be carried out in all phases, from start cost to maintenance. Several new innovative projects are starting up where new installations are needed.

Relevant Experience:

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Several years of working experience as an engineer and/or designer within automotive engineering
  • Experience in CAD - Minimum 5 years of experience in 3D-modelling and PDM-systems
  • Experience in supplier relationships
  • Ability to work in global teams
  • Flexible to work both on technical focused activities as well as to perform cross functionally as project leader
  • English proficiency
  • Experience in cooling systems is a merit

Who we are and what we believe in
Our focus on Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity allows each of us the opportunity to bring our full authentic self to work and thrive by providing a safe and supportive environment, free of harassment and discrimination. We are committed to removing the barriers to entry, which is why we ask that even if you feel you may not meet every qualification on the job description, please apply and let us decide.Applying to this job offers you the opportunity to join Volvo Group. Every day, across the globe, our trucks, buses, engines, construction equipment, financial services, and solutions make modern life possible. We are almost 100,000 people empowered to shape the future landscape of efficient, safe and sustainable transport solutions. Fulfilling our mission creates countless career opportunities for talents with sharp minds and passion across the group’s leading brands and entities.

Group Trucks Technology are seeking talents to help design sustainable transportation solutions for the future. As part of our team, you’ll help us by engineering exciting next-gen technologies and contribute to projects that determine new, sustainable solutions. Bring your love of developing systems, working collaboratively, and your advanced skills to a place where you can make an impact. Join our design shift that leaves society in good shape for the next generation.

If you think you are the right candidate for this position, then please don’t hesitate to send us your application!



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