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Software Engineer - C++

Volvo Group



Position Description

Imagine yourself sitting on the beach. The sun is shining and the sound of the rolling waves whispers in your ear. It is 26 degrees. Or actually 30. And the Gothenburg in pouring rain that you left this morning feels very far away. The wind of change is here you think, while opening your soft drink.

Sounds pretty awesome right? Well then we would love you to join us at Volvo Group!

Perhaps we cannot promise you a job in the sun; but what we can promise you is an exciting journey. A journey where you will be able to change the user experience for our users all over the world. Come join us on the journey of future transportation!

This is us, your new colleagues

You will be a member of our team located in Gothenburg but work in a global context supporting mainly Global Trucks Technology. As a part of this team, you will work in close collaboration with various stakeholders and end-users, mainly from the Business side, but also internally IT, to ensure fit for purpose solutions.

Volvo Group is one of the biggest employers worldwide which give you colleagues, connections and possible future work places all over the world. You get an opportunity to work with highly skilled colleagues in a global environment which provides opportunities to develop both professionally and personally.

Role description:

You will manage both application development, work with complex user support cases as well as plan and implement the next generation of IT solutions. As we believe in self-organized teams and empowerment you will take responsibility for applications and services from infrastructure to end user. Of course, supported by the team with all skills needed to provide quality solutions to Volvo Group. That means that you will have the opportunity to work in various roles with various tasks. Daily work consists of coding, testing, user dialogue, business analyzing and infrastructure understanding.

Required knowledge, experience:
  • Programming languages: C++, PHP and others
  • System integration: MQ , Cloud environment: Azure RedHat OpenShift
  • Knowledge about Test/test automation
  • Experience from cyber security work, OWASP framework
  • Knowledge about Volvo product and product structure (KOLA) is a plus
Who are you?
We believe you are an experienced developer/ software engineer with a passion for solving business problems, or maybe you love to investigate and implement new technology? Either way, your expertise and interests make you the right candidate for this position!

With experience from programming in C++ and Continuous Integration/Delivery you will manage this role well. If you have knowledge about product structure, it’s a huge advantage and will help you get into the job faster.

In order to perform well in this role, you need to have a curious and learning mindset. This due to the rapid development of the IT landscape which demands flexibility, customer focus and ability to adapt. An agile mindset is also important since you will be working in a global and challenging company with high ambitions when it comes to delivery and quality.

Are we the perfect match?

Are you a person that loves challenges and ready to take action? Are you a team player who always puts your colleagues and customers in focus?

Perfect, then we are hoping to hear from you. We need your help to investigate and respond to completely new demands in the quickly evolving world of transport solutions.

Ready for the future?

Are you curious and have questions? Call me:

Recruiting Manager
Anna Hager
Phone +46 31 3222964

Union representatives for Swedish applicants:

Akademikerna- Therese Koggdahl, phone +46 70387855
Unionen- Johan Svedberg, phone +46 31 3222712
Ledarna- Ulrika Holmberg, phone +46 739025071

Kindly note that due to GDPR, we will not accept applications via mail. Please use our career site.

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.

Group Digital & IT has the ambition to enable value creation at scale for the Volvo Group. Digital solutions are becoming more and more key in the industries, where we are operating. The solutions and emerging technologies, provided by Group Digital & IT, enable our customers and their customers to do more with less, better for others and best for the future.

We are 3,600 employees located in more than 30 countries, present at all major Volvo Group locations, and we are working in a completely global organization.

In Group Digital & IT we strive for something bigger, we are truly customer centric, and we collaborate with inclusion, together cross the Volvo Group. We learn to stay ahead, we are curious and eager to acquire new and deeper knowledge, both as individuals and as teams.

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Group Digital & IT

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Västra Götaland



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Occasional Travel

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Information Technology

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