Lead Systems Engineer - Electromobility

Lead Systems Engineer - Driveline and Hybrids
The Driveline and Hybrids group within Technology is responsible for the application and maintenance of the powertrain components from the flywheel to the driven wheels; clutches, transmissions, driveshafts, axles, hybrid and electric drivetrains. Driveline engineers are responsible to plan, schedule and coordinate detailed phases of a portion of a major engineering project or a total project of moderate scope.
This position provides technical expertise to the organization in the areas of product integration, testing and system specification for Energy Storage Systems & Charging systems for Class 8 Commercial Heavy Duty Electric Vehicles. Additionally this position will provide 50% of it’s time for principal investigator emobility work for Volvo Technology of America. A Principal Investigator is the primary individual responsible for the administration and performance of a research grant, cooperative agreement, contract, or other sponsored project in compliance with applicable laws and regulations and institutional policy governing the conduct of sponsored research.
Core Responsibilities:
  • This position primarily supports evaluating vehicle needs into Emobility components.
  • The Engineer will also be responsible for taking the electric vehicle attributes and convert them to output attributes for charger or ESS (Energy Storage Systems).
  • Work Closely with GCR (Global Component Responsible) Engineer for final verification of the designs for North American EMobility applications.
  • Support and actively participate in commissioning/decommissioning and trouble-shooting Electrical issues on Project Electric Vehicles.
  • Break-Down North America requirements for ESS/Charging systems and anchor it with Project Manager / GCR’s (Global Component Responsible).
  • Represent the project team in external events while, supporting communication/public affairs teams with technical input.

Preferred/Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent; Master of Science preferred.
  • Good communication skills in English, both spoken and written preferably experience from high power frequency power electronics.
  • Knowledge of power electronics and hands on experience from electrical measurements.
  • 5-10 yrs experience required with preferably prior working experience in the automotive industry.
  • Skilled in hands-on troubleshooting of electrical systems, including CAN data logging and analysis is preferred.

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The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

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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