PLM Engineer, External Collaboration Operations Team (Gothenburg, SE)


  • Full Time

Let's create change together.

Nothing beats being part of positive change. We’re on a truly exciting journey, working together in a fast-paced global environment to break new ground in almost every aspect of our operations. Right now, we have an exciting job opening for you in Research & Development


What´s in it for you?


As part of the group External Collaboration & PDM Operations you will join a curious, including, and ambitious group of people supporting a rapidly growing and exiting area – External Collaborations. The team interacts with our major partners as well as suppliers with the mission is to enable and maintain a quality secured exchange of Product related data. 

The group External Collaboration & PDM Operations is a part of the Product Documentation department belonging to the Complete Vehicle Engineering within R&D. 


What you will do?


Your initial responsibility will be to drive implementations of Teamcenter connectivity towards selected suppliers and other partners. Teamcenter Connectivity makes it possible for partners and suppliers to fully take part in VCC projects using our CAD & PDM environment from their home sites. Your part will be to initiate and proactively coordinate all required activities from start to finish, act as a coordinator between both sites. You will arrange and carry out meetings, drive implementation progress making sure that smooth and hassle-free exchange of data is in place for relevant stakeholders.


Our team works with a cross functional and t-shaped approach and depending on business need, current planning, and personal interest you will over time engage in more of our areas where we have deliveries, such as: 
•    Centralized data exchange & Shared Technology Control related to some partners and projects, 
•    Supplier CAD Quality support and prerequisites, 
•    Teamcenter Access management, 
•    Support & maintenance for various tools used in External Collaborations. 


Do you fit the profile?


We believe that you have Technical University degree or equivalent working experience. You have experience from working with administrative tasks in Teamcenter or other similar applications. You have a basic understanding of access- & security models in PLM/PDM-systems. You have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written and you will use both Swedish and English in your daily work. Multitasking comes naturally to you, as well as coordinating and prioritizing tasks towards internal and external stakeholders. Experience from working in an R&D organization are highly beneficial.


Who are you?


You are communicative person with positive attitude and proactive mindset. You have good collaboration skills and are comfortable with co-operating and communicating with people on different levels inside and outside of the organization. You have the desire and the ability to contribute to the development of both the team and the work processes, therefore you are constantly looking for opportunities for improvements. Great sense of personal organisation and good administrative skills are crucial to excel in this role. 


How to learn more and apply?


We welcome you to submit your application in English, consisting of resume and cover letter, via our recruiting system SuccessFactors no later than March 12th, 2023. Applications are reviewed continuously, so don't wait! 
If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact hiring manager Fredrik Karlgren, at For questions regarding the recruitment process, you are also welcome to contact recruiter Martina Damis at Please note that due to GDPR, applications via email will not be accepted. 
Learn more about working with us here Career highlights Volvo Cars or search for #lifeatvolvocars on LinkedIn.


Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.