Shape mobility for a more sustainable future


Our Engineering department is creating a strong foundation of skills for new technologies and innovations. We have a committed passion to create and deliver iconic and desirable global products suitable for volume production.

We are now looking to expand the exciting area of Vehicle Motion SW & Controls with a manager for Vehicle Motion Systems & SW Engineering.



Systems & SW engineering is considered our highest priority area within the Vehicle Motions SW & Controls organization, highly focusing on the increasing role of software to control the vehicle’s 6 degrees of freedom, not only according to the driver’s intent but also in response the vehicle’s environment/surroundings, as well as to other systems. All with the focus to combine an exceptional drive/ride experience with the highest levels of safety, traffic and energy efficiency as well us user convenience.

As a Manager “Vehicle Motion Software & SW Engineering” you will be responsible for a team of engineers, with backgrounds in for instance systems- and controls theory, machine learning and software engineering that work with the entire development cycle, including integration and verification in our vehicles. During the execution of this development, your team will heavily interact with neighboring teams within Vehicle Motion SW & Controls, other departments within NEVS Technical Development, suppliers, and also R&D partners, often in an international setting.

Your position will complement existing skills and resources, and you will be reporting to the Director for Vehicle Motion SW & Controls.


The role as Manager for Vehicle Motion Systems & SW Engineering;

  • Lead, coordinate and inspire the Vehicle Motion Systems & SW Engineering team in their daily work
  • Define, maintain and continuously improve engineering and product development processes, guidelines and methodologies in the area of Vehicle Motion Systems & SW Engineering,
  • Supporting ongoing vehicle projects during the entire development phase
  • Responsible for resource planning and prioritization.


We are looking for someone who has;

  • Minimum education of a Bachelor of Science in Engineering or equivalent
  • Extensive experience from Systems engineering and UML/SysML
  • Extensive experience from developing embedded software until and beyond release in series production
  • Ability to communicate clearly in English, both spoken and written
  • Driver license B


To be successful in this role, you need to;

  • Have functional and technical skills,
  • Be creative, solution-oriented and open minded,
  • Have good communication skills,
  • Have the ability to plan and prioritize.

For this position, personal character is a significant factor!


About us

The world is in need of change – and we at NEVS want to be part of driving it and at the same time shape life for generations to come. That’s why we focus on designing premium electric vehicles and smart mobility solutions that prove what’s best for one can be best for all. What we do is not simply providing a way to get around, it’s a chance to be part of something bigger. Electrification, connected vehicles, changing ownership models, and autonomous driving are just some of the important trends that are transforming our industry. Together with our partners and people like you, we are shaping mobility for a more sustainable future.



We have a very Lean organization which gives you the opportunity to influence both the organization and the product, and to challenge a market, technology and your own ideas.

You will have the opportunity to work with new disruptive technologies, pioneering in the application of ground-breaking technologies/systems, setting new trends in the OEM industry.

We put a great importance to our employees' development, and in that perspective your main area will evolve together with you. This can mean bigger teams or a shift in focus.

Finally, the connectivity era of autonomous vehicles has just began, and we offer you a possibility to be part of that development.



NEVS is a member of the Engineering Industries and covered by current collective bargaining agreement signed by Unionen / Sveriges Ingenjörer / Ledarna.

Do you want to join the team that will focus on the development of attractive cars for the future? In that case you are welcome to apply for employment with us! Selection work and interviews will

We strongly discouraged each contact from the media and CV sales, recruitment sites or companies!


Type of employment Tillsvidareanställning
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Trollhättan
County Västra Götalands län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2017/88
  • Johan Hägnander, Director Vehicle Motion, SW & Con, +46 520 85 559
Published 07.Jun.2017
Last application date 03.Jul.2017 11:59 PM CET

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