System Engineer Cell Module within Battery systems Volvo Group

Location: Gothenburg, Sweden


Job Number: 1980

Requisition Number: 147110BR

Position Title: Non Categorized Workforce_50522548

External Description:

Take the opportunity to join the exciting change journey Electromobility is embarking on when creating the future powertrains for our customers as well as the future working place for our employees.

This is us, your new colleagues at Electromobility

Electromobility is one of the main development areas within Volvo Group and was created to be in the forefront of environmentally friendly transport solutions for a more sustainable tomorrow.

We are responsible for the transition from conventional powertrains to electromobility and to secure a stepwise implementation in different segments/regions. We develop and drives the electromobility product portfolio for Trucks and Buses as well as creating opportunities for all business areas within Volvo Group. Electromobility is a growing agile driven organization in place to shape the future!

The importance of electromobility is growing every day and a key component within the electrified powertrain is the Energy Storage System (ESS). At our section, we are accountable for the lifecycle management of the ESS, from advanced engineering, throughout product development into the maintenance phase.

To ESS Section we are now recruiting a System Engineer Cell Module for the Module Design Group

The module team is responsible for the development of battery modules and to build world class knowledge in battery module design and related technology areas such as materials, light weight design, electrical components, and cooling. The knowledge building includes the associated manufacturing processes of modules.

As a member of the module team, you will be part of an agile and approachable organization with skilled teams consisting of passionate people. We work in an optimistic atmosphere, where joy, knowledge sharing, and openness are key characteristics. With us, you will have a diverse, friendly, and open-minded team on your side, together managing tasks you cannot imagine today.

We are working in a cross-functional way from requirement, concept and design, final verification, implementation in production and aftermarket. Together with system responsible and attribute owners you will do breakdown of stakeholders needs into cell module requirements. You will be the component owner of the Cell Module, responsible for the requirement specification and securing that the Cell module developed inhouse and by a supplier meets the requirements and quality targets. You will closely evaluate and communicate around implementation and verification. You will be involved in technical decisions towards projects and suppliers, making sure that we continuously improve the quality.

Who are you?

We believe that to be successful in this position, you are a pragmatic team player that loves to develop System designs/components with the customer in focus. You have a broad knowledge and experience of both Electrical and Mechanical development. You need to have a very good understanding of building blocks in a complete battery pack and understand how they impact ESS performance and functionality. Confident in leading technical solution towards suppliers and product teams. We also believe that you feel comfortable of owning and take responsibility of your system and do so with great attitude. We believe that you have:

· Master of science in Chemical, Physics, Electrical, Mechanical and Materials engineering or equivalent.

· 2-4 years’ experience of technical lead, system/component ownership in a battery system.

· 2- 4 years of experience from design & architecture within Energy Storage Systems

· Experience of the battery technologies/systems within the application of electric vehicles

· Experience in breaking down requirement and balancing requirement between stakeholders and technical solution.

· Confident in component ownership and good knowledge of GTT DVP/SIPD process.

It is considered a merit if you have experience within one or several of the following: Experience of working as GCR/Component owner or PME, Cell characteristics, KOLA. Are we a perfect match?

Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. When joining us you will be a part of the biggest technology shift in the transport industry in decades, with our innovative products we make our customers win. We want you to be in the front seat.

At Volvo Group Trucks Technology, we are actively working to establish teams that will take maximum advantage of the strength inherent to differences in knowledge, experience, age, gender and nationality, among others. We find that well balanced work teams increase group dynamics, creativity and new approaches to solutions.

Do you want to join us on our electrified journey?

Are you curious and have some questions? Call!

I will gladly give you more information about the position and how we can team up to electrify tomorrow!

Naima Abdikader, Group Manager Module Design, +46 765534272

Please note that due to GDPR, we only accept applications via our system. 


The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success. 

Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support. With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.



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