Software Engineer – Inverter Software

Göteborg, Sweden

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Software Engineer – Inverter Software

Let us describe the challenge we offer

In this position you will be a part of our Propulsion Software Team which is a part of our Propulsion Department. This is a team with a mission to deliver results which exceed the customers’ expectations, that consists of software engineers, calibration engineers and system designers. The area of responsibility spans from battery management software, inverter software and electric motor calibration, and onboard charger software together with the charging end to end user experience.

This position is based at our HQ in Gothenburg, Sweden.

If you are an innovative, open-minded person who believes that electrification is the future of the auto industry, we would like to hear from you.

What you’ll do:

  • Designing, validating and develop software related to inverter and motor controls in the vehicle but also support testing of the electric drive train unit in the vehicle
  • Build software and test the validate the inverter software in test rigs and in vehicles
  • Manage beta-testing and establish data-driven closed loop feedback of the performance, work with dashboards and metrics
  • Push us in creating value for energy efficient motor controls and how the motor can be used to create other customer values in the electric car

Essentially, you will be our expert in how to implement software that will maximize the attributes like range, energy efficiency, smoothness and performance feel.


Who you are

Your experience in Electric Vehicle Propulsion Inverter Software would be invaluable to us both in concept work and when working with current designs for increased customer satisfaction.

To be a great fit for this position we believe you are a fast learner, it is qualifying to have previous experience in (Matlab Simulink) and embedded ECU programming (C or C++ /Python). Education within electrical engineering or other similar university degree is mandatory for the job.

You have a strong will to create the future of electric vehicles – it’s probably fair to call you an EV nerd passionate about solving climate changes. You are enthusiastic, motivated, well-organized and driven. You’re not afraid to try new approaches and out of the box methods. You have a holistic view, including vision, business, and customers.

At Polestar, you will be a part of a cross-functional and international team, with English as a natural language for written and spoken communication. Personal fit will be of great importance in this recruitment, as we are actively working to build a team with diverse experience, gender and background.


Polestar - the guiding star.

We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining. In Polestar’s future, there is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive, performance.

At Polestar, the sky is the limit.


Is this you? If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

Are you ready for the journey? Which is electric by the way...

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Technical Lead - Digital Worklife / Digital workplace

Want to work with the digital work environment of all end-users at Polestar?

Digital & IT
Göteborg, Sweden
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