Engineer / Application

Posted 3 weeks ago by Cyrus Bandani
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Job Description

We are a Shared Service within Solution & Architect Team and Vehicle Tophat Solution. Together with our colleagues in the ARTs we are working in and agile environment, bringing new challenges to our daily work as well as a lot of possibilities. We as a Shared Service are responsible for developing all interior Surface Materials in our cars, such as textiles, tricot plastic, foils, carpets, colours, chrome and decos. Both strategic work and implementing in the different car programs are performed by us.

Now we are looking for no less than two Material Developers to our teams. We need two new Material Engineers for our implementation Team that will develop several types of different materials in our programs. For this role we are looking for individuals with surface material knowledge and material development. Earlier experience from working at Volvo Cars is very high valued.

What will you do?
As a Material Developer within Surface Materials’ implementation team you will have the responsibility to finalize the development of the materials in our projects. You will lead the colour development and secure the industrialization and release a quality secured P-master.

This role is working close together with the Development teams, Design, Procurement and our Material Suppliers.

Your main tasks will be:
* Delivery of materials and masters with correct appearance and haptic to our new car programs
* Contact and cooperation with suppliers and system designers (e.g. instrument panel designer)
*You will work together in cross functional teams with the component owners or other teams where your specific material will be used.
* Work together with Product Design
* Administrate the Technical documentations (drawings, Technical requirements etc)
* Making and keeping time plans of the deliveries
* Constantly work with developing our processes to be more efficient and World Class within your area

Do you fit the profile?
To be successful in these role we believe you have an University degree, preferably within material science/engineering and/or relevant work-life experience from the technical field. In addition, since you will work in a global setting we expect you to be fluent in English.

Competence and experience are important, but personality is key! As a member in our team you have to be motivated and self-propelled with a high level of curiosity for new technologies within surface materials. You need high level of communication and presentation skills, inspiring people around you. For you, deadlines are actually deadlines and you take pride in delivering on time. Also, you have to be analytic and structured and have a good sense for both technical and strategic work.
Many different developments will be handled in several projects so you should appreciate a high pace and complexity.

• University Degree within materials technology, or equivalent experience
• Previous work experience within relevant area
• A good colour sight/vision
• Good knowledge in English, both oral and written

We are looking for a person with good sense of humour, communicative and a great team player. You need to be self-motivated and always strive for future development and challenges.