Volvo Group Development Engineer, measurement equipment and sensors for Automotive in Göteborg, Sweden

Do you want to be a part of Campus Lundby project, with target to transform today’s Lundby into an entirely new home for Volvo Group in Gothenburg?

Volvo Powertrain is now searching for a Development Engineer for measurement equipment and sensors to support the development of a New Powertrain Laboratory in Gothenburg

Volvo is a key player within environmental friendly transportation solutions and these areas are changing rapidly. The new laboratory will become a cornerstone in supporting the development of competitive products with cutting edge technology.

Position Description

As a Development Engineer you will play an important part in our investment program.

We can offer you an interesting and exciting experience, where you will be involved in the development of facilities and equipment to be able to meet new demands in testing of engines, transmissions, hybrids, batteries and complete drivelines.

You will have the opportunity to work with a wide scope of measurement systems and technologies for automotive testing.

Main task as a development engineer:

  • Technical descriptions, specifications and act as advisor for the investment projects related to engine, transmission and electro-mobility testing

  • Understand existing and future requirements on test equipment and needed methods

  • In co-operation/communication with equipment suppliers finding technical solutions and be part of the realization and commissioning of new equipment

  • During your work with this investment program develop deeper understanding of:

  • Sensors for pressure, temperature, torque, liquid and gas flow and fluids consumption measurement

  • Rig electronics (measurements, signal handling, I/O and PLC-systems)

  • Sharing your knowledge with colleagues and organization and support fault tracing activities

  • Perform pre-studies and benchmarking and choose the best solutions in accordance to quality, accuracy, reliability, maintainability and legal demands by working in close cooperation with equipment suppliers and networking

  • Generate ideas and pre-studies to improve efficiency, reliability or quality demands

  • Part of your responsibilities will be adjusted according to your abilities

You will work in close cooperation with the engineering departments in order to understand the product development needs, and keep updated on the latest engine, gearboxes and electro mobility technologies. You will team up with a senior engineer with long experience and large network.


  • Engineering degree from university or equivalent experience

  • Documented experience in the area of measurement equipment in connection to automotive testing

  • Able to provide technical specifications in the field of measurement equipment and sensors for test cells and testing systems

  • Have been involved in investment projects and specification work for purchasing of new equipment is seen as a merit

Who are you?

  • Person who contribute to a positive atmosphere with an open and honest attitude

  • Structured in your work, information and follow-ups

  • Goal oriented, flexible, have an open mind and interest to learn

For further information, please contact:

Per Hellberg, Program Manager, +46 31 3223550

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support. With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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