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.
At the department of Core System Software we are building a high-performance computer-in-the-car architecture designed to host software-driven functions and features in our next generation pure electric and self-driving Volvo models. In other words, instead of multiple electronic control units around the car to control individual features and systems, Volvo Cars next generation cars will have a centralized computing with a core system that serve as a platform for our stakeholders and partners to deploy applications on.
Our multi-core architecture includes high-performance (HP) systems on a chip (SoC), providing a framework for current and future services. We are now looking for experienced C++ software engineers with a genuine problem-solving attitude to strengthen our software development organization.
What you´ll do?
As a SW developer you will be an empowered member in a committed cross-functional team that, next to other similar teams, develops our software platform. The team enable an integration on top of QNX and Nvidia drivers.The team consist of a mix of software engineers with a combined team capability that includes architecture, systemization, requirement management as well as software and test development. The team’s work is carried out by using agile methodology in combination with a SAFe Framework.
Who are you?
We believe that you are a highly skilled software engineer with several years of experience from working with C++ development. You are genuine problem solver with a positive and solution-oriented mind-set. You are known to be a team player and always strive to contribute to the team’s commitments. You are curious, have a great ability to learn. You embrace the agile principles, and you have a continuous improvement mind-set.
We would like that you have experience of software development, working with real-time, fault tolerant, safe and secure application frameworks. Fluency in spoken and written English is required.
Key competences for the position:
Real-time system (QNX is a plus)
Requirement breakdown (System/Car Weaver is a plus)
Performance improvements and debugging
What do we offer?
Everything we do starts with people and we want to be the employer of choice where people make the difference. We encourage and support our people to a happy and healthy lifestyle – whether mental, physical, or social wellbeing. Therefore, we invest in our facilities, providing excellent collaboration areas, we offer both proactive health benefits and a safe working environment, and we drive an inclusive working culture where our teams have fun every day.
You will be offered possibilities to develop your competence and you will have possibilities to grow your contributions in our organization over time.