Volkswagen AG

As a participant of this year‘s Top Women Tech Summit, we are excited to meet new talent and finally engage in face-to-face interactions in Brussels.

Why Volkswagen? We want to re-think and re-shape mobility: to make it electric, digital, intelligent and sustainable. To do that, we need people brimming with energy, who have an individualistic mindset and who can think outside the box. Mavericks, visionaries, revolutionaries. People with the courage to question the status quo, move beyond the familiar, and think, conceptualize and program innovation. We’re striking out in new directions following unknown paths. We’re open to bold ideas and groundbreaking visions. We’ve only just started, but we’re already gearing up for big change. Together with you.

We welcome electrification, digitalization and IT experts with energy and a thirst for change to help shape our transformation – from carmaker to innovative and sustainable mobility service provider

Career opportunities

These are just an example of the types of job opportunity the company offers. More information on available positions will be available at the Summit.

About

The world’s changing – and we’re changing with it. We’re systematically forging ahead with the further development of automotive production – placing the focus on e-mobility, the digital transformation of our brand and smart mobility. But we want to be more than Europe’s largest carmaker. By ushering in a new era – transforming ourselves into a provider of a sustainable and comprehensive mobility system. To deliver the ideas and solutions for resource friendly mobility and networked traffic systems in big cities and small towns all over the world.

The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand is present in more than 150 markets throughout the world and produces vehicles at over 30 locations in 13 countries. In 2021, Volkswagen delivered around 4.9 million vehicles, among them bestselling models such as the Golf, Tiguan, Jetta or Passat as well as the fully electric successful models ID.3 and ID.4.

Do you have a passion for challenge, do you want to experience an ever-more digital work environment and to embrace change instead of routine? Then head to the future with us. Around 184,000 people currently work at Volkswagen worldwide. And we want you to be one of them.

Testimonials

Join Volkswagen as an automotive security analyst (m/f/d) in Wolfsburg

 

Your working environment

The digitalization of highly networked, modern vehicles requires the deployment of suitable security measures to protect vehicle electronics. The Car Security unit in Technical Development analyzes and evaluates threats throughout a vehicle’s entire life cycle. The Security Operations Team monitors the threat situation, designs countermeasures and works with partners to bring these to series maturity.
You can contribute to developing new vehicles by joining the future-oriented area of Automotive Cybersecurity. You will work in an interdisciplinary team of international experts and enjoy broad creative leeway and the best development opportunities.

 

Your tasks

  • You will monitor the automotive security threat situation.
  • You will evaluate the criticality of the vulnerabilities, and evaluate and develop countermeasures.
  • You will work in an interdisciplinary team to support the processing of security issues in the field.
  • You will monitor the sustainable stabilization of vulnerabilities and report to the responsible committees.

 

Your qualifications

  • Degree or comparable qualification in electrical engineering, computer science, IT security or similar
  • Interest in automotive security and cryptography
  • Experience in the development of vehicle systems and components would be a benefit; newcomers may develop by assuming subtasks
  • Excellent English desirable

 

You should have the following soft skills:

  • Above-average collaboration skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Above-average communication skills

Join Volkswagen as an automotive security advisor (m/f/d) in Wolfsburg

 

Your working environment

Volkswagen is one of the world’s largest car manufacturers. We develop innovative ideas to series production. Efficient and sustainable technologies are the basis for our products and the way they are created. And because every Volkswagen is only as good as the people behind it, we offer all our employees ideal development opportunities. If you would like to be a part of shaping the automotive future, come and join us.

The digitalization of highly networked, modern vehicles requires the deployment of suitable security measures to protect vehicle electronics. The security experts in our department support this by developing vehicle electronic systems. You can contribute to developing new vehicles by joining the future-oriented Automotive Cybersecurity unit. You will work in an interdisciplinary team of international experts and enjoy broad creative leeway and the best development opportunities.

 

Your tasks

  • You will support the development of security-relevant functions and components from design through to approval.
  • You will work with departments to assess existing vulnerabilities and develop suitable countermeasures.
  • You will work with the security architects in vehicle projects as well as the security experts of the various departments and brands.

 

Your qualifications

  • Degree or comparable qualification in electrical engineering, computer science, IT security or similar
  • Interest in automotive security Experience in the development of vehicle systems and components would be a benefit; newcomers may develop by assuming subtasks
  • Excellent English

 

You should have the following soft skills:

  • Above-average collaborative skills
  • Strong analytical skills

Join Volkswagen as a simulation expert for autonomous driving (m/f/d) in Wolfsburg

 

Your working environment

Would you like to help shape the mobility of the future and drive one of the future trends in the Volkswagen Group? Then join us in the field of automated driving.
You will work in an international team that is involved in one of the most exciting areas of the automotive industry, developing automated driving for production use. You and your colleagues in Development and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Design will develop the ID.Buzz AD (autonomous driving) and next-generation automated vehicles.

 

Your tasks

  • Defining requirements in a simulation environment for software-in-the-loop tests (object level, real data simulation, residual bus simulation, replay, ...) Performing simulation-based tests Developing series testing processes incl. the definition of test process milestones and artifacts
  • Consolidating SIL tests and establishing Group-wide requirements

 

Your qualifications

  • Degree or comparable qualification in electrical engineering, mechatronics, communications engineering, physics or similar
  • Very good knowledge and practical experience of simulation frameworks such as VTD, Unity, Unreal, ASM or similar
  • Very good knowledge and practical experience of test design and the operation of test software for the automated performance and evaluation of test cases such as TPT or similar
  • Very good knowledge and practical experience in the use of series testing processes
  • Good written and oral English

You should have the following soft skills:

  • High level of personal initiative and creativity
  • Process-oriented, independent and self-motivated way of working
  • Strong collaborative, communication, presentation and analytical skills

The benefits we offer:

  • 30 leave days + December 24 and 31,
  • 35-hour week
  • Company pension
  • Flexible work hours
  • Mobile working
  • Training and support programs
  • Special purchase and leasing conditions

Join Volkswagen as a project manager for the development of driver assistance systems (m/f/d) in Wolfsburg

 

Your working environment

Volkswagen is one of the world’s largest car manufacturers.

In the future, it will be focusing particularly on key technologies for automated driving and parking. Our portfolio ranges from ultrasound sensors,
radar control modules and vehicle cameras to innovative new sensor technologies and central control modules for driver assistance functions. Our sensors, cameras and control modules form the basis for all assisted or automated driving functions, serving as their eyes and ears. Your job will be to develop these components for the mobility of tomorrow. We are looking for someone to actively support our team in working on these exciting developments. Join us to shape these efforts.

You will work on driver assistance systems, developing sensors and components as the basis for our safe and comfortable driving and parking functions, which use innovative technologies such as artificial intelligence. In this way, you will support us in leveraging the infinite possibilities offered by digitalization.
If this motivates you, we would love to meet you.

 

Your tasks

  • Managing projects in collaboration with component and function experts, main project management and other partners
  • Performing SET (simultaneous engineering team) activities for driver assistance components and systems
  • Monitoring deadlines, quality and costs
  • Supporting the process stability of development and the further development of interdisciplinary ways of working
  • Managing a project team
  • Preparing and presenting project results

 

Your qualifications

  • Degree or comparable qualification in electrical engineering, vehicle engineering, computer science, industrial engineering, mechanical engineering or other STEM discipline
  • Experience in developing electronic or mechatronic systems
  • Knowledge of the development processes for this kind of system
  • Sound business expertise
  • Good knowledge of English

You should have the following soft skills:

  • Assertiveness
  • Collaboration skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong process orientation
  • Outstanding technical skills

Join Volkswagen as a product manager for new vehicle architecture (m/f/d) in Wolfsburg

 

Your working environment

The department steers the development of software solutions for the Group in support of technical development and quality assurance and testing processes. At Application Management Control Modules and Vehicle Electrical Systems, we deliver solutions for vehicle software development and the function-oriented development of mobility solutions. We implement the requirements from up to 13 brands in innovative software solutions and support these throughout their entire life cycle. The projects include FUSE (introduction of function-oriented systems engineering), E³ (new software and electronic architecture in vehicles), Digital Lifecycle Management for our vehicles and Protected Customer (protection of critical vehicle functions).

As a product manager for E³ (new vehicle architecture), you will be responsible for one or more products/applications in our department.

 

Your tasks

  • Planning and steering entire projects and supporting preliminary and order clarification
  • Reporting to IT and project steering committees and escalation committees if necessary
  • Monitoring and implementing requirements and agreed measures
  • Ensuring the plannability, transparency and reliable implementation of defined IT projects in terms of time, budget and quality
  • Planning, coordinating and ensuring service and support for existing applications

 

Your qualifications

  • Degree or comparable qualification in computer science, information management, business administration, engineering or similar
  • Practical experience in IT project management, IT systems analysis and software development
  • Advanced knowledge of IT-PEP and agile methods (e.g., SCRUM)
  • Knowledge of IT service management (ITIL Foundation)
  • Basic knowledge of architecture (e.g., TOGAF)
  • Practical experience in IT project management and quality assurance processes at Volkswagen and applicable technical development processes
  • Basic knowledge of the technologies used in current projects: JAVA, JAVA EE / EJB, WebSphere Application Server, .NET, C#
  • Good written and oral English

 

You should have the following soft skills:

  • High level of personal initiative and collaboration skills
  • Strong sense of responsibility and quality awareness
  • Analytical skills

 

Your benefits:

  • 30 leave days + December 24 and 31
  • 35-hour week
  • Company pension Flexible work hours
  • Mobile working
  • Training and support programs
  • Special purchase and leasing conditions

Join Volkswagen as a cloud architect for Group integration platforms (m/f/d) in Wolfsburg

 

Your working environment

Would you like to put your skills as a cloud architect to good use in an international company? Then this is the right job for you.

Group BPM Enterprise Data Platforms is creating the technical basis that will make the Volkswagen Group a data-driven company. We define, develop and operate globally scalable digital platforms by integrating innovative open-source and cloud technologies and making them available to all divisions. In this way, we enable them to extract information and knowledge from data so that we can excite our customers with better products and further improve the Volkswagen Group’s economic efficiency.

As a partner to the divisions, you will help turn the wishes and ideas of our internal customers into reality. As a platform architect or platform engineer, you will be responsible for the further development of our platform and service architectures so that our users have access to state-of-the-art technologies for their projects. In addition, you will advise projects on all questions relating to architecture and integration, and provide guidance for the platform operating and support processes.

As a member of our dedicated, dynamic and interdisciplinary team, you will enable Volkswagen to deploy tomorrow’s data integration and analytics tools and services today. We value mutual respect, inclusion, customer orientation, a focus on our value contribution, and the courage to take on new and demanding challenges. If you would like to share these values, then send your application today. We look forward to meeting you.

 

Your tasks

  • Designing technical and specialist architectures for platforms in the areas of integration, data and analytics technologies
  • Developing and operating cloud-based and/or container-based services built on open-source technologies (e.g., for messaging, monitoring and databases)
  • Providing architectural advice to internal customers in the divisions

 

Your qualifications

  • Degree or comparable qualification in computer science, engineering or similar
  • Advanced knowledge of the architecture of state-of-the-art cloud and container technologies (especially Kubernetes)
  • Advanced knowledge of data or integration architecture
  • Knowledge of requirements management and modeling languages
  • Knowledge of programming languages such as Java, SQL, Python or Scala an advantage
  • Knowledge of tools or services in the areas of data and platform integration, data management, data analysis and data storage (e.g. Apache Spark, NiFi and Presto, MuleSoft)
  • First experience in agile ways of working (SCRUM, Kanban)
  • A high degree of customer orientation; experience in technical pre-sales welcome
  • Very good communication skills
  • Positive, solution-oriented approach
  • Excellent written and oral English
  • Willingness to travel throughout Germany and abroad, if required