Calibration Engineer After Treatment Systems

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10003832
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Automotive

About this vacancy

As Calibration Engineer you will be responsible for optimizing the after treatment performance.

Job description

  • Development of after treatment performance in order to meet development targets, e.g. to meet future emission regulations
  • Development of problem solutions and realization of solutions in close cooperation with internal and external development partners
  • Developing test procedures for calibration and supervision of heavy-duty engine after treatment tests on engine dyno’s
  • Documentation and evaluation of testing results
  • Application support for vehicle related engine after treatment applications
  • Collaboration in project teams


Within the PACCAR Inc. DAF engine development is the centre of competence for engine development. In their state-of-art engine development centre they develop engine families for the future regulations. Their engines and trucks are best of class products in the transportation world being always driven by providing environmentally friendly products with best cost-effectiveness and highest reliability for their customers. As a globally working company they offer optimal opportunities to contribute to their success in a multicultural team.

Offer description

You will be employed by YER and seconded to DAF. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, lease car, bonus model)
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Program with a personal coach
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance)
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies

Candidate profile

  • Bachelor of Master degree on mechanical engineering with specialization on internal combustion engines
  • Detailed knowledge in the field of thermodynamics, combustion and control engineering
  • At least 3 years of diesel engine application experience preferably on HD truck engines
  • First practical experience on diesel engine - exhaust after treatment (EAS) interaction (SCR, DPF)
  • Structured working approach combined with pleasure to work in teams
  • Enthusiasm to deal with complex engine-EAS systems and to take much pleasure in development of solutions for complex technical problems
  • Good English skills are mandatory combined with willingness to learn Dutch