Engineer 3 (Ghent, BE)


  • Full Time

At Volvo Cars, we believe that being curious and truly committed to understanding people is the key to future success. We are people who care about other people, working together to create new technologies and innovations for safe, sustainable, and convenient mobility.  

For our digital team, we are looking for a Infrastructure Engineer. Want to join us? 


What’s in it for you? 


  • We are looking for a driven Infrastructure Engineer to strengthen our digital team with someone passionate about IT infrastructure.  The role is within the global plant infrastructure product that is a key contributor when new technologies and solutions are to be implemented in our manufacturing environments.
  • The position is located at the Volvo Car Gent plant and reports to the local IT-site manager.  You will be part of the local team with main focus on the Ghent plant but belonging to the global plant infrastructure product having a global digital responsibility.  You will work in close collaboration with colleagues in other units around the world and be supported by global specialists and operations teams to harmonize local digital solutions to global standards.
  • You will be part of the journey as we deliver on our company’s vision and scale our services globally. We use modern tools and agile methods to create business value continuously. We ensure high quality, availability, and adaptability in our delivery. And of course, we have fun together while doing it!



Your responsabilities?


  • In general, the Infrastructure Engineer is responsible for securing stability and resilience of the infrastructure solutions being created, deployed, and operated.
  • With an always-on-mindset, you will respond to incidents and secure problem resolution.  Drive upgrades, patching, availability, and lifecycle management.  Ensure smooth and resilient deployment of new technologies.     
  • You will interface with various teams, local departments, vendors, and suppliers to be on top of current and future needs and ensure seamless infrastructure service delivery.  You will participate in local projects, gathering requirements on infrastructure services and delivering solutions according to the global standards. 


Do you fit the profile?


  • BSc degree in Information Technology, Computer science or equivalent experience in a relevant field (on the job training can be seen as equivalent). Preferably some years working experience within one or more infrastructure domains.  Fluent in Dutch and English, both verbally and written.  Some experience in agile development practices and collaboration tools such as Azure DevOps or similar is a plus.    
  • You have a passion for managing the daily infrastructure operations of our IT environment and to build on our future global plant infrastructure IT landscape.  You are willing to develop a T-shaped profile and continuous strive to develop skillsets and in staying up to date with new technologies.  You can manage multiple assignments simultaneously and have the capacity to identify, mitigate and decide on solutions when facing obstacles in your assignment. 
  • You are flexible, open to new ideas and always looking for ways to improve. You are definitely technical but also a service minded and curious team player who loves to collaborate with others.  You are energetic, forward-thinking, well organized and result oriented.  


What does Volvo Cars offer?

  • In this job you will be able to influence your way of working in a way which does not come around every day.
  • To increase your work-life balance, we will provide you with several extras. Our cafeteria plan allows you to buy more holidays with your end of year bonus.
  • We will also think about your development: we provide you with different possibilities for trainings, rotation within the production process to inspire you and what makes you able to increase your skillset.
  • Finally, we offer you an innovative setting that keeps challenging you, next to a competitive salary package with extra advantages.



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