FVV Project Manager

Complete Vehicle contributes to deliver the right Products & Services to all Volvo Group brand customers according to product segmentation and brand positioning. In Complete Vehicle we are a team of specialized functions with various responsibilities: Aftermarket technology developing aftermarket solutions for the brands; FVV breaking down features to technical requirements, as well as verifying and validating products and services; Product Design translating the soul of the brand to a product message; Product Builds delivering all truck and component builds; Special Vehicle Development developing niche products.
In Complete Vehicle we are close to end customers, understanding their needs and behaviors. Our engaged teams have a holistic view of the entire truck and bring hands-on truck experience.

Features, Verification & Validation
is a global organization using deep customer knowledge to break down customer features into technical requirements. We drive validation plans to reach the requested feature level and secure end customer satisfaction. We also manage the verification plans thanks to world class physical and virtual tests on the complete vehicle such as durability testing in rigs, fuel economy testing, reliability testing with customers and a variety of simulations and tests with trucks on proving grounds and open roads. Our skilled and engaged teams are located in Gothenburg, Lyon, Greensboro, Curitiba, Bangalore and Ageo.
Job Summary
Would you like to join one of the most comprehensive engineering groups within Volvo Trucks North America?
We are seeking a motivated and qualified Project Manager who wants a challenging, but rewarding, career opportunity to join a dynamic team working with and exposed to the latest technology in automotive testing.
As an Engineering Project Manager, you will be responsible for planning and executing the verification and validation test plan according to the defined project deliverables. This includes identifying resources, securing budget, and coordinating the efforts of team members in order to deliver projects according to plan.
Accountabilities/Responsibilities
  • Deliver and manage the Verification & Validation (V&V) test plan
  • Deliver vehicle feature requirements and manage vehicle feature reviews
  • Deliver project requirements with Quality, on-time Delivery, maintain Cost and fulfill vehicle Feature targets(QDCF)
  • Responsible to manage and secure that all activities for verification and validation of features and vehicle regulations are identified, planned, optimized and completed
  • Manage all incoming test requests through risk management approach, with support of Feature Leaders
  • Verify & validate HW & SW, components, systems and functions in the V&V plan
  • Represent FVV (Features, Verification & Validation) in project management teams, design reviews, clinics, etc.
  • Identify necessary resources and related costs such as simulation, rig test & test trucks to execute the V&V plan
  • Lead feature reviews and report feature fulfillment, verification and validation status
  • Deliver feature requirements on a module level and support the break down to components, systems and functions
  • Deliver input to project documentation (e.g. requirement specification, project description, PAP/PDP, risk register, lessons learned)
  • Provide Vehicle and Powertrain engineering with prototypes and measurements (HW & SW, components and systems) during the Development Loops to secure product maturity (robust concepts) at CG
  • Ensure that project time plans (level 1-3, commodity/module) cover all activities needed to fully verify and validated components, systems and functions
  • Deliver a consolidated FVV QDCF recommendation at each gate
Education, Experience, Knowledge and Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial preferred) minimum; Master’s degree preferred
  • PMP certification or certification in progress preferred
  • 3 years of project management experience (automotive industry preferred)
  • Leadership experience preferred
  • Ability to manage projects in more than one functional area in more than one location with 20-50 people total
  • Ability to manage projects of medium/low integration complexity
  • Proficient in using existing technology
  • Experience with application projects
  • Ability to manage projects with budgets ranging from 0.6 - 12 MUSD
  • Ability to work with second/third level management and work within at least 2 functional areas
  • Proven ability to manage projects with low or medium risk level
  • Proficiency in personal computer, including strong MS Office required
  • Quality tool skills (Risk analysis, FMEA, Project Assurance quality)
Leadership Competencies
  • Customer Focus
  • Action Oriented
  • Collaborates
  • Plans and aligns
Personal Skills
  • Proactive work style
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Good analytical skills and logical way of thinking

Nous connaître

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, Sunwin 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.

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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