Control Function Design Engineer OBD

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10024500
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Automotive

About this vacancy

To support the growth in projects and technology development, we are looking for a well-qualified:  

Job description

  • Develop heavy duty diesel engines with focus on designing OBD related control concepts
  • Create controller concepts based on new OBD and diagnostic requirements
  • Verify concept with SIL, HIL or RCP on an engine
  • Unambiguous documentation of controller requirements on engine system level
  • Support calibration engineers with pre calibration of new controller concepts
  • Take initiative to constantly improve related tools and processes
  • Collaboration in multidisciplinary project teams


Within PACCAR, DAF engine development is the center of competence for engine development. In our state-of-art engine development center we develop engine families for future regulations. Our engines and trucks are best of class products in the transportation world. We are driven to providing environmentally friendly products that are cost-effective and highly reliable for our customers. As a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality premium trucks we offer multiple opportunities to contribute to our success in a multi-disciplinary team. Within the engine development department, the system function design group is responsible to design engine control concepts to meet new customer and legal requirements.

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. The following conditions are applicable:

  • Attractive (fixed) salary commensurate with knowledge and experience
  • 25 free to spend holidays per year
  • A contract for a definite or indefinite period at a financially robust organization
  • Travel expense reimbursement or leased vehicle
  • 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


  • MSc degree in Automotive or Mechanical Engineering specialized in dynamics and control

Experience & knowledge

  • Experience with engine and after treatment controller development
  • Experience on Six Sigma related processes
    • i.e. DMAIC, Design For Six Sigma, FMEA, Monte Carlo
  • Good knowledge of requirement engineering (IREB certificate is a pre)
  • Knowledge of development process models like SPICE is a pre
  • Experience with OBD domain knowledge
  • Extensive knowledge of Matlab and Simulink
  • Doors Next Generation experience is a pre

Personal competences

  • Initiative
  • Cooperating
  • Good communication skills
  • Creative
  • Attention to details
  • Perseverance
  • Good English skills are mandatory and Dutch skills are a pre