Volvo Group Software Engineer in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania


This position will support the Software Team in its Advanced Engineering, New Product Development and Product Maintenance efforts at the Shippensburg, PA facility.

Core responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain our distributed software systems for compactors and pavers

  • Manage software releases, version handling and configuration management

  • Drive the architectural decisions regarding system software and development tools

  • Collaborate with and support software designers and developers

  • Produce software designs by analyzing and translating functional requirements

  • Produce software system documentation, descriptions, user guides, etc

  • Coordination of activities with other Scrum teams and departments

  • Troubleshoot system level machine issues

  • Secure designs are compliant with legal requirements

  • Perform Root Cause Analysis (RCA) investigation for field quality issues

  • Cooperate with specialists on related technologies

  • Maintain a network with specialists and architects on other sites and in adjacent disciplines

  • Prepare written reports or presentations on completed work

  • Understand and execute our software development process


  • 3+ years of experience with a minimum of Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BSEE, BSCE) or foreign equivalent

  • Experience with real-time embedded operating systems and related technologies

  • Experience with version and configuration management

  • Experience with vehicular electrical & electronics systems design

  • Demonstrated successful experience in software development for construction equipment or heavy duty vehicles

  • Demonstrated successful experience working in a global development environment

  • Experience in agile development methods

  • Experience in Systems Engineering

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Fluent in English

IT applications

  • Matlab

  • Simulink

  • Green Hills

  • C / C++ CANalyzer

  • Kola

  • Java (preferred)

  • Volvo ESW tools (preferred)

About us

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.

With Volvo Construction Equipment , one of the world’s leading providers of products and services to the construction industry under the brands Volvo, SDLG and Terex Trucks, 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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Manufacturing Engineering

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran