Engineer – Seats and Controls
Group Trucks Technology
Within Volvo GTT Cab Development we are looking for the position Engineer – Seats and Controls,
Within the Cab interior we are responsible for design and development of all components in the interior, such as Instrument panel, Door panel, Seats and Control system.
The Controls team has the system responsibility for Passive safety and engineering responsibility for all the components in the Controls system such as upper and lower controls, pedals, steering wheel and airbag, steering column/shaft. The Seats team has the responsibility of complete seat development for Volvo brand products in cooperation with Development center.
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 an Engineerto take responsibility for concept and detailed development in this area.
Tasks And Responsibilities
As an 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 Seats and Controls concepts, advanced engineering projects and implementations for all Truck Brands. Your role will strengthen the Seats and 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
- 3-6 years Mechanical Engineering experience; Min 2 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, and porous materials
- Experience in Material behavior and mechanics is a must
- Experience and understanding of legal demands
- Knowledge of testing and validation of components and systems is required
- Experience in a major CAD system preferably Catia V5 is a plus
- Experience in using PDM systems is a plus.
Knowledge in Volvo systems will be an added advantage
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