Control System Function Design Expert

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10029522
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Automotive

About this vacancy

We are looking for a Control System Function Design who can take the lead in the development of OBD / OBM control concepts and requirements.

Job description

  • Take charge in the development of OBD / OBM control concepts and lead specifying the relevant requirements for heavy duty diesel and hydrogen combustion engines.
  • Make sure the existing OBD/OBM monitoring components are improving to meet the customer demands and upcoming EU/NA legislations
  • Create controller concepts based on new emission and OBD requirements
  • Share OBD expertise with group and support creating vision for future OBD/OBM concepts
  • Play a key role as an integrator between suppliers and PACCAR internal stakeholders to develop the control concepts on OBD/OBM monitoring
  • 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 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 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
  • 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 with engine and after treatment controller development, especially on EU and NA emission and OBD regulations
  • 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
  • Extensive knowledge of Matlab and Simulink
  • Doors Next Generation experience is a pre

This person has the following competences

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