Volvo Cars is a company on a mission; to bring traditional car manufacturing into a connected, sustainable and smart future.
Since 1927, we have been a brand known for our commitment to safety, creating innovative cars that make life less complicated for our consumers. In 2010, we decided to transform our business, resulting in a totally new generation of cars and technologies, as well as steady growth and record sales. Today, we’re expanding our global footprint in Europe, China and the US, and we’re on the lookout for new talent.
We are constantly pushing our own skills and abilities to drive change in the automobile industry like never before. We are looking for innovative, committed people to join us in this endeavour and create safe, sustainable and connected cars. We believe in the power of people and will challenge and support you to reach your full potential. Join us and be part of Volvo Cars’ journey into the future.
Volvo Cars are committed to be fully electric by 2030 and mastering the batteries by having the cell technology competence is one of the main keys for us to success!
Electric Propulsion at Volvo Cars are the core competence center in Northern Europe regarding Li-ion technology and automotive battery systems. We can offer you to be in the forefront of the tech development and at the same time enjoy work life balance among other benefits. In the ART Battery Cell & Module we are responsible for developing the heart of our high voltage battery systems and you will play an important role for us to reach our aim of fully electric.
Are you a cell engineer with insight within the industry? Then the role as Senior Cell Engineer within our Battery Cell Team is the place for you to prosper. We are responsible for future cell strategies and to support cell suppliers and material companies to develop cells tailored for Volvo Cars attribute requirements.
You will be responsible for battery cell introduction in our vehicles and be the front figure towards the supplier. You will ensure the most optimal cell and a design fulfilling performance, life requirements, safety, quality and cost delivered according to the project timing. You will work in close cooperation with other teams within our organization such as SW, CAE, testing, module, quality or system team.
You will develop usage strategies based on identified ageing mechanisms, life test data, customer analysis and field data. You will also lead the verification of battery cells ensuring the cell design and attribute fulfilment. You will work to improve the quality of the battery system by bringing a state-of the art technologies and experience to the team.
Competence is Important
We see that you have at least a master’s degree in chemistry, material science or equivalent. You have strong knowledge of Li-ion battery technology, cell design and testing, preferably with a couple of year experience from cell design and production. If you have been the main contact person between battery suppliers and OEMs or have experience from automotive industry it would be really beneficial.
Personality is Key
You share our passion for electrification! You have a high integrity and excellent communication skills. You are a reliable team player, comfortable taking the lead when needed. In order for you to enjoy you are open to share knowledge and experience with your colleagues.
You need to possess strong analytical skills and a problem-solving approach throughout the working process. A positive mind-set and inner motivation will be keys to excel but taking initiatives and having a self-drive will give you additional power to succeed!
How to Apply and Connect
Is this you? Do not wait with your application! We will start the recruitment process immediately.
To apply, please register your profile and attach your application documents via the link below, please note that due to GDPR we can’t handle applications via email. We welcome your application by July 18, 2021 at the latest.
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