The Controls team has the responsibility of complete development of Upper Controls & Lower controls for Volvo brand products in cooperation with Development center.
Upper controls include Steering column/shaft, Steering wheel, airbags. Lower controls include complete pedal unit.
Due to a unique mix of competencies, several group members have global responsibilities in their respective areas and participate in company-wide module teams in order to align technical specifications, enhance quality and build value for all the truck brands.
We are now looking for a Engineer to take responsibility for concept and detailed development in this area.
As a engineer, you will work in all engineering phases, from advanced engineering to concept generation, detailed development and industrialization.
Engineering documentation is done in Catia V5 and Kola. Other typical tasks include writing technical specifications, leading our supplier teams, defining product structure and working closely with feature responsible, testing engineers and product planning.
You will work globally with development of Cab engineering concepts, advanced engineering projects and implementations for all Truck Brands.
Your role will strengthen the Controls team and contribute to Volvo GTT vision within this area.
The role is cross functional which means you will drive issues within the whole Volvo GTT organization and closely cooperate with suppliers, purchasing, manufacturing, testing, aftermarket etc both locally and on other sites within Volvo GTT.
You should be able to take full engineering responsibility and independently deliver the tasks within your engineering area.
Profile and qualifications:
6-8 years Mechanical Engineering experience; Min 6 years experience in Automotive or heavy truck industry in Cabin development.
An understanding of design constraints of various manufacturing processes is a plus, especially regarding plastics, composites & sheet metal
Experience in development of airbags, understanding of EE interface to controls
Experience and understanding of legal demands for component/system as well as vehicle
Knowledge of testing and validation of components and systems is required
Experience in a major CAD system preferably Catia V5 is a plus