Recruiting Company: AB Volvo – Group IT China



Volvo Group IT Graduate Program – IT Architect of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Projects

Position description*

Volvo Group IT Graduate Program – Your ticket to a world of opportunities.

Imagine yourself working with some of the sharpest and most creative brains in the transport and infrastructure industry, developing cutting-edge technologies and sustainable transport solutions that will change the future of society.

Imagine yourself working in a company that really believes that people are its driving force, fostering a culture of energy, passion and respect for the individual.

Imagine yourself working for the Volvo Group, a global leader in sustainable transport solutions with about 100,000 employees, production in 19 countries and sales in about 190 countries. A place where your voice is heard and your ideas matter. Together we move the world.

Information about the Volvo Group IT Graduate Program:

The Volvo Group IT Graduate Program gives you a unique opportunity to gain a holistic view of the Volvo Group IT and to kick-start your career through international assignments, work in different parts of the organization, networking, and professional and personal development. Upon completion of the program, you will continue to work in the position you were recruited.

The program runs for 11 months since 2018 September, and will include 29 graduates in 6 countries where off 2 graduates in China, and includes a combination of common and individual graduate activities and day-to-day work at the home department. It also consists of common development activities at different locations globally, where the participants meet and network.

The program also includes learning activities in your home organization and an international assignment.

During the program you will participate in training sessions covering fundamental Group concepts, such as diversity, personal development, project management, cross cultural communication etc.

You will be having one or more of the following roles IT Architect of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Projects.


IT Architect of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Projects


You will work in a project or delivery team, where global complexity and business innovation are part of your daily work. You will have a home base together with colleagues working in the same field as you, where you share knowledge and experiences.

Our flexible organization gives you a golden opportunity to take part of different projects over time where you develop a good understanding of the business goals and stakeholder needs. Our different IT roles (developer, IT Architect, etc.) are assessed on different levels and together we will plan for your professional development. We are focusing on continuous competence development and you will find a lot of training and career opportunities within Volvo Group IT.

Tasks would include:

The tasks will differ depending on which delivery you will be assigned to. As a member of the daily work in your assignment and the Graduate program you will be involved in a lot of different activities: e.g. stakeholder requirements, end user studies, pre-studies, modeling and design, to capture both existing and future business opportunities, programming in JAVA, .Net, Python, R, C++ and more.

In the initial steps of your professional development, you will work close together with senior colleagues.

Overall requirements:

Master of Science in Computer or equivalent

Valid work-permit for applied country if not citizen

Excellent spoken and written English (additional languages are given merit)

Maximum of two years previous work-experience after graduation

Experience with ML frameworks – TensorFlow, Caffe2, MxNet, H20, PredictionIO, CNN, RNN, Torch, Java, Scala, Python, R, CUDA, OpenCL

Demonstrate technical leadership and ability to contribute to establishing the overall solution direction.

Demonstrate technical architecture, design, deployment and operational level knowledge of AI platforms, standards, protocols and devices.

Solid knowledge of the following areas: machine learning, large-scale data mining or artificial intelligence

Experience with design, develop and implement Machine Learning analytics technology stack for prescriptive & predictive analytics.

Experience with design, document and lead the implementation of software and systems to help ensure optimal implementation of the neural network models, real-time analytics with enterprise data.


Master of Science in Computer or equivalent

Personal profile:

Strong communication skills

Well-developed interpersonal skills

A good team player

Courage & Integrity


Self-development & learning on the fly

Strategic thinking

Solid knowledge of machine learning algorithms(BP, DNN)

Knowledge of agile development methodologies

Knowledge either in engineering and/or an understanding of programming concepts

Rapid comprehension for information technology i.e. programming languages (Python, R or C++)

Familiar using ML Platforms/Tools like MXNet, Cafee, Spark MLlib, TensorFlow.

Knowledge of delivering Robot Process Automation (preferably Automation Anywhere Enterprise and/ or Cicero) an additional plus

Any prior knowledge of RPA tools like BluePrism, OpenSpan, Automation Anywhere and UiPath is an added advantage


Limited travelling is required. Part of the trainee program will be work experience abroad.  


Beijing/Tianjin, China


For further information, please contact:

Hiring Manager: Jihong LIU, Line Manager, +86 22 8480 8145

HR Business partner: Helen Li, HR Business Partner, +86 22 8480 8045


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