System/Software Platform Architect - Vehicle Connectivity
Who are we looking for our team at Vehicle Connectivity?
Are you the kind of person who is passionate about SW design and development?
Would you like to use your passion in the automotive industry and be part of the digital transformation leap?
Would you like to have daily challenges and a seemingly infinite possibility for competence development?
Would you like to work in great teams with competent and helpful colleagues?
You enjoy working in teams and you like to have and take responsibility.
You are committed and take a pride in delivering high-quality SW.
You are a good problem solver and like to bring your tasks to closure.
You are innovative and creative and always strive for developing yourself and your competencies.
You have great communication skills; thrive in cooperation with others and like helping others.
You like to make a difference.
You will mainly do software design but also contribute to the team in carrying out
Requirement and sub-system verification tasks. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new problems across the full stack as we continue to push technology forward.
Who we are at Vehicle Connectivity?
The Vehicle Connectivity group’s role within the GTT Vehicle Engineering is to secure the telematics solutions are deployed on all truck brands in a quality assured way. This group will play a vital role for the GTT to effectively utilize the potential of Telematics linked solutions like Uptime Services, Fleet Management, Vehicle Tracking, Navigation, etc.,
The Vehicle Connectivity team in Bangalore is an integral part of the Global Vehicle Connectivity organization which shall secure connected vehicles supporting the increasing demand for soft products. Connectivity is a key enabler for fleet management, uptime services, and advanced vehicle services such as driver assistance, truck-specific navigation, and fuel reduction, targeting reduced costs as well as increased revenues. Vehicle Connectivity develops software for telematics systems for several Volvo companies.
As a System Architect you will gain a good understanding of End to End functions of Vehicle Connectivity sub-system, logical design of End to End functions and develop embedded software working in a global environment. You would make significant contribution to Global Telematics Software platform, joining a team of highly skilled and well-organized product development team with colleagues in Sweden, USA, France, India, and Japan.
We are practicing the agile way of working, with SAFe as a guideline. This position is similar to the SAFe role System Architect/Engineering on the program level. https://www.scaledagileframework.com/system-and-solution-architect-engineering/
In this position you will have a technical leading role of our on-board connectivity platform, together with 1-2 more platform architects and be an important member of the release train management team.
The System/Software Platform Architects are working very close to the software development scrum teams, today 12+ teams, as well as cross-functional concept teams.
You will participate in the development of new or enhanced connectivity functions/services from concept to release.
In this position you plan and develop the architectural runway in support the growth of new functions and services.
You define product enablers for the release train and collaborate with other architects in other release trains.
You are the sponsor of the architect SAFe CoP team (Community of Practice).
You contribute with input to the product roadmaps.
You identify the need for key design decisions (KDDs) and managing their path through architecture governance
Evolving the system architecture based on new demand and architectural prototyping
Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in electronics / computer engineering or equivalent education
Minimum 10 years working experience in embedded software development
At least 2 years of experience in a leadership position, providing direction to a team of architects.
At least 5 years of experience in the role of solution architect accountable for delivering, describing, and governing end-to-end systems architecture
Very good understanding of Multi Process/Thread / tasks / scheduling / interrupts / priorities/ IPC etc.
Experience with securing telematics and infotainment devices in a large IOT environment
Excellent programming/debugging skills in C++ / Python Scripting / SW Loggers in Linux environment
Experience in designing and maintaining large complex multi-threaded software applications.
Understanding of common cryptography and the ability to choose an algorithm based on use case
Familiarity with general IT or Product Security and Architecture Concepts, processes and methods
Penetration testing and tools experience
PKI experience on medium to large deployments
Knowledge of cloud security controls and designing secure cloud solutions
Experience/Knowledge in Cloud Hypervisors: QEMU/KVM, K8S and containers, OVS, Linux kernel
“The Volvo Group culture is defined by a set of five carefully chosen values- Customer success, Trust, Passion, Change, and Performance. These values guide our day-to-day behavior and drive our decision-making at all levels of the organization. They express our shared beliefs across countries and entities to form the basis for a high-performing culture that can help maximize the full potential of the organization. Our company values help guide us on that journey”.
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 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.
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