Software Engineer (Gothenburg, SE)


  • Full Time

Let's create the future together.

Volvo Cars is on an ambitious journey to modernize our current Digital landscape. We are now looking for a Software Engineer for Deliver Car to strengthen our team with skills that help us bridge and transform technology and services for our Performance & Visualization systems for our plants. You will work in close collaboration with colleagues in other business units around the world as we create IT innovations for safe, sustainable, and convenient mobility. We believe that being curious and truly committed to understanding people is the key to future success. Ultimately – you will contribute to a superior experience for the people who buy and drive a Volvo.


What’s in it for you?
Are you visioning being an expert in an agile software development context? We are looking for a Software Engineer to strengthen our Digital plant team with someone passionate about developing our Deliver Car systems. Digital Deliver Car systems are core components of our Manufacturing footprint supporting and securing that our production process always is delivering according to world class expectations. As Volvo Cars is on an ambitious journey to modernize and automate our current application landscape, we are looking for a curious mind that is eager to develop and help us develop and transform current technology and solutions.
You will join the Volvo Cars Industrial Operations Digital team and become a part of our exciting journey towards a product-oriented software company. The team is located in Gothenburg with a special focus on the Torslanda manufacturing plant but having a global manufacturing digital responsibility. 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!
What you’ll do 
In general, the Software Engineer for Deliver Car systems is part of an agile team that provides the digital functions required by the business to continuously give the operation the best support to build cars with the right quality. This means that the software engineer takes part in both discussing and understanding business requirements, interpreting the requirements into digital functions as well as making sure implemented functions always works as expected.


Deliver Car systems ensures that cars can be built according to the right standards and in the right manner. It requires them to be robust, scalable, and efficient but also to embrace modern new opportunities in order to assure we use the best technologies available. With an always-on mindset you will be assisting departments in the factory (Engineering, Operation & Maintenance) in designing, configuring, and managing solutions for their devices, tools, and applications, in line with factory and corporate standards. You will also be working closely with the local Factory Support On-Site team and be supported by global specialists and operations teams.


Do you fit the profile?
You are an engineer that have at least a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or equivalent experience in a relevant field. You have education and preferably some experience in agile development practices and collaboration tools such as Azure DevOps or similar.
We are looking for an experienced engineer who is used to influence design of a solution, as well as being a talented developer. You should also have at least 5+ years of experience from operating and supporting production critical systems in a manufacturing environment (i.e., production steering and MES systems). It is meriting if you are used to various programming technologies like FORTRAN, Java and Angular.
As a person, you are team focused and passionate about solving problems. 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 and you push for innovation. You are good at communication, presenting and relationship building with teams and global stakeholders. You have a holistic viewpoint and are value-oriented, with an ability to inspire and motivate others in working towards a goal. You are self-motivated and have a strong driving force for quality, but also driving change and transformation. Knowledge of the automotive industry is meritorious.
You should have a general understanding of production processes and understand how all these things work together to make end user applications work and work well.


How to learn more and apply
Please submit your application in English no later than March 11th, 2023. Applications will be reviewed continuously. 


Please note that due to GDPR, applications via email will not be accepted.



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.