Who are we?
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.
It's not about cars. It's about people.
Our human-centric focus is what makes us different from all other car companies, and it’s at the heart of everything we create. If you want to join us in our mission to make people’s lives less complicated, we offer you a chance to grow together with talented people who want to make a true difference.
What do we offer?
Human-Centric Lab that is part of the department Customer Experience Centre within Research & Development at Volvo Cars is responsible for increasing the focus on human-centric research and perspectives by realizing the Human-Centric Lab ideas; to combine physical and virtual product development and experimental research. The challenge consists of increasing the speed to reaching results and recommendations in the field of human factors development. Reflecting the expectations and needs of our future customers.
Are you passionate about both customers and human-centered behaviors and would like to have an impact of the future cars at Volvo? Would you like to join the development within the Human-Centric Lab, drive innovation and help contribute to breakthrough experiences for thousands of our end customers worldwide? We are now looking for an Unity AR/VR Developer with a human-centric mind set to influence, collaborate and team up with our multi-disciplined teams. The position is based in Gothenburg, Sweden.
What you’ll do
At the HCLab your main task is to further develop and apply our recently developed and world first augmented reality car (ARCAR). This is a video see-through based evaluation rig that mixes real world with virtual overlays while driving. For more information about the augmented reality car see link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tCv0hJGBo_I
As an AR/VR developer you have professional experience in Unity, mechatronics and general software skills that may also involve data logging and user analysis. For this task you will need to have the skills to handle the complete set-up of the ARCAR to build end-to-end solutions for user evaluations.
Do you fit the profile?
We are looking for someone who is open minded, communicative and a great team player. It is also important that you are end-costumer focused, with a strong interest in creating the best user experiences. Finally, we would also like you to be self-driven, proactive and show sense for deliveries, including the skill to summarize and present status of your work.
We see that you have University degree in Software and/or Electrical Engineering or similar relevant experience together with solid experience in Unity.
You need to be fluent in English (written and spoken) and have a driver’s license (B)
If you also have the following skills, we consider it to be meritorious:
* Knowledge of automotive network topology and electrical architecture
* Experience in working with prototype hardware and developing electronic and/or electro mechanical prototypes
* Experience in Git, AR/VR applications
* Experience in 3D software
* Experience from working with agile development
How to learn more and apply
Does this sound like your new challenge?
Please register your application as soon as possible, but no later than 4th of November 2019. Please note that we will not accept applications via email.
If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact [email protected]