Experienced 1D Performance simulation engineer

Location: Gothenburg, Sweden


Job Number: 1906

Requisition Number: 146311BR

Position Title: Non Categorized Workforce_50522548

External Description:

We are Volvo Powertrain Engineering in Goteborg and we develop engines for the Volvo Group.
Volvo group's fossil free ambition motivates us all to work together to further improve fuel efficiency and reduce emissions of our combustion engines, while developing alternative or non-carbon fuels solutions.
Our team "System Analysis and Simulation" is looking for a new colleague to help us achieve this mission.
Position Description
As an R&D Engineer in the area of Engine simulations, you will be involved in the design and evaluation of new concepts and technologies, using mainly 1D simulations tools such as GT-Power. You will run simulations and review the results, recommend improvements and design solutions, perform concept studies and present your conclusions with impact to our internal customers. You will work in an inclusive team environment in a collaborative way to create the best system solution with your engineering colleagues.
This is us, your new colleagues.
Within Powertrain Engineering, the combustion department is a great place to work, where respect and commitment are core values. We encourage people to take responsibility and we offer exciting assignments in a highly innovative environment. We trust our colleagues to do their best and we always encourage them to share their opinions and ideas.
The System Analysis and Simulation team recognizes and encourages curiosity, flexibility, creativity, and happiness. We believe that high performance arises from a varying and challenging work with great opportunities of development, great collaboration, trust and openness and also a good work-life balance.
If you enjoy exploring new ideas, have an open mindset and see improvements and innovation as a source of inspiration, then you will enjoy working with us. You will be part of an experienced and high-performing simulation & analysis team working within many different simulation areas including 3D CFD,
1D flow and system analysis, virtual test rig simulations, etc.
We believe you:

  • Are interested in product development in general and passionate about Simulation and Analysis.
  • Enjoy working in a team and have the ability to inspire colleagues around you.
  • Are a positive and forward-thinking person taking own initiatives.
  • Have good collaboration and communication skills (Fluent in English).
  • Have a growth mindset and like to challenge yourself and your colleagues.

Your personality is your major reason for success, but we think you also have: 

  • Master of Science in engineering
  • Education/training in internal combustion engines
  • 5 years of experience in the automotive industry
  • Experience with GT-Power or similar programs is an advantage
  • Programming experience at a high level in Matlab, Python or similar.

What can we offer?
We can offer you an exciting and global work environment with experienced colleagues which will give you valuable experience for future development within the Volvo Group. You will get the opportunity to interact with highly committed colleagues from different cultures. Teamwork, energy, passion, and respect for the individual are key values for us. We hope you will learn as much from us as we will from you.
Curious and want to know more? Please contact us! We look forward to receiving your application!
Gael Mathieu, Group Manager System Analysis Simulation,  gael.mathieu@volvo.com 
Kindly note that due to GDPR, we will not accept applications via mail. Please use our career site. 



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