Hardware Engineer

March 10, 2023
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Job Description

Position Description

Hardware Engineer @ Charging | Electromobility

Volvo Group Trucks Technology – Electromobility is the global, strategic center for electric

vehicle development within the Volvo Group. By 2040 the entire sales of Volvo Group vehicle shall be

fossil free and already by 2030 the annual sale of Electric Trucks will be 100 000 vehicles. Electromobility is a key area for the Volvo Group in order to be in the fore front of environmentally friendly transport solutions for a sustainable tomorrow.

Electromobility in Bangalore is a young, dynamic and growing organization. We work in close cooperation with colleagues across globe to develop solutions and components which will electrify Volvo vehicles and contribute for a sustainable future.

In Power Conversion we develop solutions for transferring energy from the grid to the vehicle and distributing energy from the battery to the electric drive system. By doing so, we deliver end customer value for all Volvo business units such as trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine applications!

We are now looking for a Hardware Engineer to drive development activities and deliver high voltage electrical distribution components & Charging Interface connectors by working in close cooperation with our suppliers and colleagues representing different functions in our internal cross functional network.

Key Responsibilities:

Define technical requirements and lead component development activities with the supplier following Volvo GTT processes & guidelines
Support with RFQ, sourcing and supplier selection process
Review supplier design documents and secure RTS
Secure installation requirements
Ensuring solutions are verified and validated against requirements
Be an active member of our agile team working with the JIRA backlog and secure product documentation and release processes
Solve challenges in current products and solve quality issues as needed
Support functional verification and fault tracing in vehicles as well as in rigs and lab environment.

Competence And Relevant Experience

Great team player with agile mindset
Strong communication skills and proven collaboration skills
3+ years of automotive product development experience
Experience working with High Voltage electrical distribution component e.g., Junction boxes, Connector, charging inlet, High Voltage cables, Wiring Harness etc.
Knowledge of automotive, HV Connectors & Charging standards
BE/MTech in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
Knowledge of CAD tools e.g Creo is an advantage
Volvo GTT systems, process and tools knowledge is an asset

Personal qualifications:

We believe that you are an action-oriented team player with the ability to successfully drive the team’s tasks to completion and lead cross-functional teams. You have a strategic ability to understand, identify and adapt to future needs and challenges. You also have adequate planning and organizing abilities.

About Us

The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success.


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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