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At Volvo Cars, we believe that being curious and truly committed to understanding people is the key to future success. We are people who care about other people, working together to create new technologies and innovations for safe, sustainable and convenient mobility. Want to join us?
We are looking for students studying their first year on their Master to join our VESC program in Gothenburg!
Through VESC, we aim to establish a good foundation for a long-term relationship between Volvo Cars and students in various Master Programs. The concept will provide you as a student with a unique opportunity to experience and work in the very centre of the product development in the automotive industry.
What we offer
VESC consists of summer work during the summer period of 2019 for 4-10 weeks and master thesis work in the end of your master studies. You will be working in the same department for both summer and thesis work. You will also have an individual mentor and support throughout the whole period.
You and your profile
In order to be eligible as a participant in the VESC program, you need to be in your first of a two-year Master Program. We are looking for students studying within one of the following or similar areas:
• Mechanical Engineering
• Product Development
• Software Engineering / IT / Computer Science
• Electrical Engineering
• Automotive / Vehicle Engineering
• Physics / Mathematics
• Chemical Engineering
• Materials Engineering
• Quality and Operations management
Fluent English skills (in both speech and writing) is required. Some positions might also require a valid driver’s license and we appreciate if you add this to your CV.
On a personal level, we are looking for positive and curious individuals that is not afraid of taking initiatives. It is important to be able to work in a team as well as independently when needed. Good cooperation and communication skills while having a committed attitude will help you through the program. As a person, you are a problem solver with an analytical mind-set.
Please specify in your cover letter what area and/or topic you are most interested working with e.g. CAE, CAD, Ergonomics, programming etc.
Application and contact
We encourage you to submit your application in English as soon as possible, but no later than March 3rd, 2019.
Interviews will be done continuously during spring and you will receive feedback on your application in the end of April at the latest!
If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact Katinka Haug Hornborg at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications by email are not accepted!
Who are we?
Volvo Cars is a company on a mission; to bring traditional car manufacturing into a connected, sustainable and smart future.
Since 1927, we have been a brand known for our commitment to safety, creating innovative cars that make life less complicated for our consumers. In 2010, we decided to transform our business, resulting in a totally new generation of cars and technologies, as well as steady growth and record sales. Today, we’re expanding our global footprint in Europe, China and the US, and we’re on the lookout for new talent.
We are constantly pushing our own skills and abilities to drive change in the automobile industry like never before. We are looking for innovative, committed people to join us in this endeavour and create safe, sustainable and connected cars. We believe in the power of people and will challenge and support you to reach your full potential. Join us and be part of Volvo Cars’ journey into the future.
To apply for this job please visit jobs.volvocars.com.