Engine Performance Calibration Engineer

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10025208
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Automotive

About this vacancy

Calibrate and validate our best-in-class engines for optimal performance

Job description

As an engine performance calibration engineer you will be part of a team which calibrates our best in class engines for optimal performance under all conditions within the defined constraints.

Your tasks:

  • Develop heavy duty diesel engines with focus on engine performance and ECU function calibration
  • Calibrate and develop mechatronic components on the engine
  • Performance validation of new proto engines
  • Analyze and solve deviations
  • Monitor spread
  • Deliver feedback for improvements
  • Take part on one of many engine calibration tasks within the team, all with the goal to have optimal fuel economy and performance within the defined constraints.
  • Take initiative to constantly improve tools and processes
  • Documentation of test results, tool usage and possible improvements
  • Collaboration in teams to support several different projects

Company

DAF Engine Development is the center of competence for heavy duty diesel engine development within PACCAR. We are driven to providing environmentally friendly products that are cost-effective and highly reliable for our customers.

Within the engine development department, the system calibration group is responsible for optimization and calibration of new developed engines.

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

As an engine performance calibration engineer you will report to the Engineering Supervisor of the System Calibration team.

Your profile:

  • Master degree in Mechatronics , Automotive Technology or Mechanical Engineering
  • Close affinity with internal combustion engines
  • Engine testing experience, preferably on heavy duty truck engines
  • Data acquisition
  • Data analytics
  • ATI / Inca
  • Experience on heavy duty truck engine calibration is a pre
  • Matlab experience (modeling and scripting) is a pre
  • Knowledge of statistics
  • This person has the following competences
  • Initiative
  • Cooperating
  • Result orientation
  • Progress monitoring
  • Attention to details
  • Perseverance
  • Excellent English skills both verbally and in writing and Dutch skills are preferred