Heating and Cooling System Responsible

Location: Gothenburg, Sweden


Job Number: 1978

Requisition Number: 146837BR

Position Title: Non Categorized Workforce_50522548

External Description:

Are you ready to make electrifying connections? Help us to design sustainable transportation solutions for the future. As part of the Volvo Group Technology team, you’ll help us accelerate our journey by engineering exciting next-gen technologies with a global reach. Be part of our evolution as we strengthen our team. Bring your love of developing systems, working collaboratively, and your advanced skills to a place where you can make an impact.  

Shaping tomorrow’s technology 

At Vehicle Technology, we are passionate about shaping tomorrow’s technology to create excellent sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions to make the world a better place for future generations. We provide innovative, safe and driver friendly solutions, we develop top quality services and we make our customer operations more efficient by using excellent data insights. We support the Volvo Group engineering community with cutting edge tools and methods.

Do you want to use your expertise to shape sustainable transport solutions for the future? If you seek to make a difference on a global scale, working with next-gen technologies and the sharpest collaborative teams, then we could be a perfect match.

Who are we?

Thermal Management is a department within Vehicle Technology responsible for developing, delivering, and maintaining an optimized cab climate and vehicle cooling & heating systems for all types of propulsion installations to all truck brands within the Volvo Group. We are responsible for leading the work with strategies and advanced engineering globally. We are located at Gothenburg & Bangalore and we have close cooperation with the sites in Greensboro and Lyon. We understand the final customer needs and apply our knowledge to develop technical concepts and solutions that satisfy customer and business needs. The work is based on innovation, shared technology, common architecture, and brand uniqueness.

We are now looking for a Heating and Cooling System Responsible, with the primary focus on battery and fuel cells electric vehicles (BEV/FC).

As a Heating and Cooling System responsible for BEV and FCell, your responsibility will be to bridge between the component development and the strategic development of the complete thermal management system. You will create, develop and analyze System Concepts and define balanced system requirements in close collaboration with system architects, component owners, test and simulation engineers. As part of a thermal management team, you share with peers your progresses and target to maximize the collective output.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone who has genuine interest in the automotive industry with a thermal management system background and have been working with this for several years. You enjoy working in a team as well as individually and you feel engaged by working in projects and reaching goals. Since the job requires a net of contacts, internally and externally, your networking skill is valued, and you need to have the ability to work with a cross-functional network and in multicultural environment.
You have a solid interest in technology and would love working with new solutions to make transports greener and more sustainable. You will collaborate with colleagues within the Volvo Group all around the world and have a great opportunity to influence our future products. This requires an open mind and an innovative approach.

As a Heating and Cooling System Responsible, your key responsibilities include:
  • Creating, developing and analyzing the system concepts.
  • Performing the system optimization studies.
  • Defining and securing that all the system requirements are met.
  • Developing and anchoring the time plan level 3 for System development (Component development and
  • verification and validation).
  • Supporting functional development of thermal management actuators.
  • Evaluating of System concept with 1D and 3D simulation results.
  • Plan concept and system testing in virtual and physical rigs and complete vehicles.
  • Performing S-FMEA and other proactive quality activities.
  • Synchronizing and cross functionally anchor sub system performance and concepts.
Who are you?

In order to be successful in this role we believe that it is important that you recognize yourself in the following description.

Required knowledge/experience
  • Several years of experience in heat transfer and cooling system.
  • Good analytical and problem solving abilities / Fault tracing
  • Thermal Simulation
  • Experience in digital twin is a plus.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Fluency in English, both spoken and written
Applicants shall have Masters degree in Electrical, Electronics or Mechatronics Engineering or similar.
In order to be successful in this position we think that you have an open and positive attitude and that you are self-driven. The job requires that you create an extensive network on a local and global basis. Your ability to understand and accept cultural differences is seen as an asset continuously.

In this role, you will report to the Denis Bonatto - Group manager BEV, FC Heating & Cooling System HW and you’re welcome to contact for further questions/clarifications on denis.bonatto@volvo.com

Kindly note that due to GDPR, we will not accept applications via mail. Please use our career site.
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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.



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