Diagnostic Engineer

  • Offer Attractive salary, based on knowledge and experience
  • Job category Engineering
  • Contract Fulltime
  • Reference number 9680700
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Manufacturing, High Tech

About this vacancy

For DAF Trucks in Eindhoven we are looking for a Senior Diagnostic Engineer. In this position you will be challenged across the whole developmentprocess of the DAF diagnostic tool (DAVIE-Tool).

Job description

As Senior Diagnostic Engineer, you are responsible for developing and maintaining the software for the DAVIE-tool (Diagnostic and Programming tool). You will be using: Grade-X (automotive specific development environment), OTX, ODX, test benches and -vehicles. The core of you duties is to convert vehicle information from electronic vehicle systems to off-board diagnostic functionality. With this, we enable the workshop employees to diagnose the trucks. In this position, you will be challenged over the entire development process (customer wishes, design, implementation and validation) and you will have to use your knowledge and skills on all these tasks. Continuous improvement and the pursuit of efficiency in collaboration with colleagues is of great importance to achieve the team goals.


DAF Trucks N.V. is a technology company and the premier commercial vehicle manufacturer in Europe. DAF is a wholly-owned subsidiary of PACCAR Inc, the worldwide quality leader in the design and manufacturing of premium light, medium and heavy-duty commercial vehicles. DAF Trucks also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology and distributes truck parts related to its principal business.

The Diagnostics department is part of the After Sales organization within Marketing & Sales. This department consists of ~ 45 people that are responsible for the development, production and maintenance of the off-board diagnostic equipment (hardware and software) for DAF Trucks and PACCAR Engines workshops and factories worldwide.

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 permanent contract at YER Technology or our client DAF Trucks. 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
  • 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

For this challenging position, we are looking for candidates with a bachelor or master degree with a focus on automotive, mechanical or electrical engineering and knowledge of computing applications. Three years of experience is necessary. A good proficiency of the English language is a must, Dutch is a pre. Advanced communication skills are a necessity for this position. It is important to monitor your own development process.

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