Software Project Manager - Propulsion

Gothenburg, Sweden

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Software Project Manager - Propulsion

Let us describe the challenge we offer
Polestar is blazing a new trail, dedicating ourselves to the development and refinement of electric vehicle performance. Your experience within software project management would be invaluable to us at electric propulsion when delivering software to our vehicle programs.

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.

In this position we invite you to work from our HQ office in Gothenburg, Sweden.

What you´ll do
The System control team is a part of the Polestar Propulsion within our R&D department, which is a team with a mission to deliver results which exceed the customers’ expectations. The team consists of software engineers, calibration engineers and system designers. The area of responsibility spans from software development, control system design, software calibration and verification.

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Make plans and coordinate software development, verification and releases to vehicle programs
  • Be main contact towards the project and other areas within the company
  • Plan, follow up and support verification activities such as vehicle expeditions and vehicle/HIL verifications
  • Be responsible for synchronization between different software areas within the propulsion domain
  • Prioritize work according to project needs

Who you are

You have a strong passion for sustainability and 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 need to function both individually and with leading teams. You have a holistic view, including vision, business, and customers. You are energized by working in a creative start-up environment, taking action where you see potential and creating structure where needed.

To be successful in this role, we believe you have:

  • BSc or MSc in Computer Engineering or other similar university degree
  • Previous experience in project management, preferably in the automotive industry
  • Previous experience from software development

At Polestar, you will be leading 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.

People at Polestar
We know that a change is needed. We also know that each one of us can help bring about that change. Our commitment to becoming climate-neutral by 2040 is just as important to us as being inclusive, diverse, and innovative. Together, we are creating, collaborating and experimenting to usher in a new era of sustainable mobility.

We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. 

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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