1D Simulation Engineer

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10020741
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche Automotive

Over deze vacature

Are you the new 1D Simulation Engineer Engine/EAS at DAF Trucks NV?


  • Contribute to the tasks in the simulation team
  • Prepare simulation assignments, including potential model updates
  • Perform the simulations and optimizations
  • Analyse the results and present them to stakeholders
  • Continuously improve models for better quality/speed/ease to use etc.
  • Validation of models based on measurement data
  • Simulation tasks
    • 1D simulation in GT-Power
    • Integrated engine and EAS simulation


DAF Trucks N.V. in Eindhoven is part of the PACCAR Inc. which is one of the biggest global players in the heavy-duty truck industry. The known truck brands of PACCAR are Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF. Within PACCAR Inc. DAF engine development is the centre of competence for engine development. In their state-of-art engine development centre, they develop engine families that will meet future regulations. Their engines and trucks are best in class products in the transportation world; always being driven by their design philosophy “environmentally friendly products with the best cost-effectiveness and highest reliability for the customers”. As a global operating company, they offer optimal opportunities to contribute to their success in a multicultural team.


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
  • 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


  • MSc degree in Automotive or Mechanical Engineering
    • At least 3 year experience with simulation activities in the Automotive Engine Industry (preferably diesel engines)
  • This person has the following competences
    • Analytical capacity
    • Quality oriented
    • Cooperative
    • Creative
    • Attention to details
    • Conceptual way of thinking
  • Good English language skills are mandatory, Dutch skills are a pre