IT Architect

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 travellers 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 Lundby 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 internal IT Services, 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 take a big part of our journey from a traditional IT-team in automotive industry to a state of the art IT team with modern tools and way of working. This requires work in our applications, in our database and with methods and tools.
Beside the technical part, there is also a change management work to do in the team. As the main team architect we expect you to be active also in this.
Required knowledge, experience:
  • Relevant Master Exam
  • Technical leadership in change
  • Experience from traditional IT to modern cloud based IT
  • Experience from coding and application development work
  • Solid experience and skills in software and solution architecture
  • Experience from agile team work, preferably coaching experience
  • Programming languages: C++, PHP, JAVA, Angular (web development using Apache server)
  • System integration: MQ (VCOM)
  • Database knowledge: ORACLE
  • Knowledge about automotive industry is a plus
  • Fluent in English
  • Knowledge about test automation is a big +
Who are you?
We believe you have a background as developer, but over the years you have taken on more and more complex architect assignments increasing your experience. Or maybe you have worked your entire life as an architect in several companies, helping teams to transform to new ways of working. Either way, your expertise and background makes you the right candidate for this position!
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 Koggdal, +46 470 387855
Unionen - Jonas Ljungdahl, +46 31 3224985
Ledarna – Peter Svensson, +46 739 022687

Om oss

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 IT manages the Group’s overall IT strategies and plans and has the end-to-end responsibility for all development, delivery, support of IT solution and services for the Volvo Group.

We are more than 6000 people based in 36 countries working in a completely global organization. We are a 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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