Certification Documentation Author

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10030225
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Automotive

About this vacancy

PACCAR Global Engines is the center of competence for engine and aftertreatment development within PACCAR. In our state-of-art engine development centers, engines are developed meeting future regulations. 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.

Job description

  • Create and maintain certification documentation (AECD / AES / OBD)
  • Discuss content of emissions and OBD documentation
  • Authoring parts of the documentation with consultation of the technical experts
  • Reviewing and tracking changes
  • Guide the editing, reviewing and approval process
  • Review technical implementation of emission control system with a view to identify AECDs
  • Advise and guide development team to ensure emission control system meets legal requirements regarding AECD
  • Authoring and maintaining engine test standards related to emission testing
  • Maintain and improve documentation process improvements


Within Global Engines department, the Certification Development team is responsible for certification activities to obtain and maintain emission and OBD certificates. This consists of engine dyno and vehicle testing including all mandatory documentation of our products.

Certification documentation (including AECD / AES / OBD) is content of the submittal process. The AECD/AES documentation describes how the engine/aftertreatment and its controls are working under standard conditions and where it is deviating from the standard controls including the possible emission impact. OBD documentation describes all the on board diagnostic monitors including calibration details. With this vacancy we look for a well-qualified:

Certification Documentation Author

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

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Automotive or Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience with (heavy duty diesel) engines and aftertreatment; calibration and/or On-Board Diagnostics background
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills are mandatory
  • Advanced English skills are mandatory
  • Knowledge in using DITA and associated documentation tools
  • Structured working approach combined with pleasure to work in teams
  • Challenged by securing technical knowledge into documentation
  • Pro-active attitude and the ability to work with many different people and organizations