Mechanical Expert (Turbocharger)

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10014410
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Automotive

About this vacancy

Are you the Technical Team player who takes the lead in turbocharger development for current- and future engine platforms?

Job description

As Turbocharger Mechanical Expert, you are responsible for the technical development of the turbocharger, in close cooperation with Tier1 suppliers and PACCAR internal stakeholders (Validation- and Calibration teams, Production Engineering, After Sales, Purchasing, etc). In this role, you apply your detailed hardware- and actuator software knowledge for the development of future engine platforms, as well as improving current product.

Your responsibilities:

  • Take a leading role in definition of turbocharger technologies for future projects, and initiate the required test- and simulation activities to prove that concepts are performing as expected.
  • Solve testing- and/or field issues, by determining root-cause and solutions in a structured way
  • Initiate and guide testing activities, review results and start-up follow-up activities if needed
  • Working according Design for Six Sigma methodologies


Company

Within PACCAR Inc., the DAF Trucks Engine Development department is the centre of competence for engine development. In our state-of-art engine development centre we develop engine families for future regulations, for DAF, Peterbilt and Kenworth trucks. Our engines and trucks are best-in-class products in the transportation world, being always driven by providing environmentally friendly products with the highest reliability and best cost-effectiveness for our customers.

The department Engine Hardware & Design is responsible for the development of new hardware engine concepts and maintaining the in-production engine families. The department is split into 5 groups: EAS Hardware, Base engine, Engine Auxiliaries, CAE and FIETU (Fuel Injection Equipment, EGR system & Turbo system)

In the FIETU group currently there is a vacancy for a Mechanical Expert for Turbochargers.

Offer description

YER Technology offers you the possibility to become employed as Automotive Professional and to combine challenging assignments with an excellent career with perspective on a fixed contract at YER Technology or our client DAF Trucks. The following conditions are applicable:

  • Attractive (fixed) salary commensurate with knowledge and experience
  • 25 holidays per year (excl. national bank holidays) and 8,33% holiday allowance
  • A contract for a definite or indefinite period at a financially robust organisation
  • Travel expense reimbursement
  • Good pension scheme
  • Overtime will be compensated in payment of wages or time-for-time
  • Committed to a good balance between work and private life
  • An open culture and clear communication
  • A Service Desk ready to answer all your practical questions

Candidate profile

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering
  • At least 2 years of relevant working experience, preferably within Engine- or Automotive Development
  • (Detailed) Knowledge of turbocharger hardware
  • Experience with problem-solving techniques
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma tools and techniques

Personal Competences

  • Clear communication, both verbal and presentation wise
  • Proactive attitude and able to operate independently
  • Clear and structured way of working