Volvo Cars

Data Engineer - Car Service

Job description

Software development that makes a difference

At Volvo Cars, we are making bold digital visions come true. We aim to lead in the automotive world by creating a digital ecosystem built around making our customers' lives less complicated. Now we are looking for curious, creative people who want to change the world through innovative thinking.


What's in it for you?
Would you like to influence and craft the technical strategy that helps Volvo Cars to grow and reach our goal of being an electric car company by 2030?


Excellent, then we would like you to join our Cluster as a Senior Data Engineer!

The Car Service Cluster is a part of the Global Online Experience (GOX) area and our mission is to provide our customers with a personalized, hassle-free, and cost-efficient car service experience. We support the rest of the organization in using this knowledge to serve the customers in the best possible way.

We’re looking for someone that will help us craft a world-class data ecosystem that spans across multiple product teams and clusters. We have only just begun this journey in earnest, and you’ll be joining us at a time where you can really have a great impact and help us set the tone for the next chapter in our company's history!

What you’ll do
As an early joiner in a new team within a highly prioritized area, you will play a key role in setting technical direction and building a world-class data architecture based on Data Mesh principles. You will work in a multi-functional agile team to continuously experiment, iterate, and deliver on product objectives. Leverage our large and diverse datasets to enable use cases with a direct impact on the end customer's digital experience.


Work with state-of-the-art data processing frameworks, technologies, and cloud platforms. In this role, you will have the opportunity to develop in different technologies and languages ranging from Java and Scala to Python and SQL. You will help drive optimization, testing, and tooling to improve data quality.


Being active in advocating and advancing modern, agile software development and helping develop and foster good engineering practices is important in this role.

You and your skills

We think you are an experienced Data Engineer who’s worked on modern data architecture principles specialized in either the Data Lake or Data Warehouse tech stack. You know and care about sound engineering practices like continuous delivery, defensive programming, and automated testing.


You are passionate about crafting clean code and have a steady foundation in coding and building data pipelines in a cloud-based environment. You have knowledge of how to write distributed, high-volume services in Java, Scala or Python and are well versed in the SQL language and databases.


To be successful in this role you understand the value of collaboration and partnership within a team. We like to have fun at work and take great care in making sure everyone always feels welcome and included, we hope you do the same!


You fully embrace a growth mindset and encourage others to do the same. It is important that you have integrity and a change management mindset.

We offer our employees excellent benefits such as:

  • Plenty of leave to let you take time off for what's most important in life
  • At Volvo Car Group, all new parents with one year’s active permanent service now receive 24 weeks of parental leave, paid at 80 percent of their base pay. The policy is for everyone – whether you’re a designer or a plant operator, whether you work in Sweden, China, or the USA. Read more here: https://group.volvocars.com/careers/family-bond-by-volvo-cars
  • Collective Agreement and ITP pensions
  • An annual allowance to spend on your health and wellbeing

Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them.



Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.

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