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Industrial Ph.D Candidate Aero-Acoustics of Compressors and Blowers

At Volvo Car Group- Göteborg, Sweden

Published Apr 22, 2016

Last application date: 6th May 2016

At Research & Development you will be a key contributor to the next generation outstanding luxury cars from Volvo. Together with other engineers around the world, you and your team will create innovative human-centric car technology that makes life less complicated and more enjoyable for people. Are you interested in design and connected car technology? Do you share our passion for people, the environment and our urge to create a superior driving experience? Research and Development is the place for you to prosper.

The section Vehicle and Body NVH CAE is a part of the Noise and Vibration (NV) Centre in the Product Development area at Volvo Car Group. The NV Centre has the responsibility to ensure that the attribute Noise and Vibration is supported in the vehicle programs, both in terms of customer and legal requirements. Within the CAE section we have the responsibility for both Vehicle, Body and Gas Exchange NVH CAE from a complete vehicle perspective in car programs and Advanced Engineering. The team works integrated in all project phases, contributing with analysis and guidelines to improve the NV attribute in our cars.

As a Ph.D. Candidate, Aero-Acoustics of Compressors and Blowers your first five years of employment will be dedicated to the research in co-operation with the Royal Institute of Technology. After dissertation, the plan is that the Ph.D. will take on a strategically important role related to the area of expertise within Research & Development at Volvo Car Group in Gothenburg. As a research student you spend 80% of your time with your research and 20% with issues determined by Volvo Car Group.  To successfully accomplish the project, you should have very strong analytical skills, act independently and take initiatives.

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