Engineering Data Analyst

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10023300
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER, Secondment with contracting
  • Branche Automotive

Over deze vacature

Are you a data-driven person with automotive affinity? Do you want to play a key role in the development of automotive software applications? If so, DAF might have the opportunity you are looking for!


As data analyst you are responsible for data analysis within the Embedded Engineering department, part of DAF Product Development. You will develop and implement statistical routines across multiple data sources on engine and vehicle systems. You will create and maintain user interfaces to facilitate user-driven analysis and reports. In the position of engineering data analyst you will report to the Manager for Project Support.

Your responsibilities:

  • Working in multi-disciplinary teams to discover and develop high-impact data analytics need and data opportunities in the Embedded Engineering department
  • Report on current system diagnostic performance and suggest improvement areas
  • Setup storage and processing of data
  • Setup processes to transfer different data sources to useable formats for Product Development
  • Setup and improve standard reporting for engineering and management purposes
  • Proactively recommend data-collection and analysis improvements
  • Perform ad-hoc data analyses to support Product Development
  • Develop and monitor kpi's on diagnostic performance with the aim to decrease active faults resulting in dash lamps


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 DAF Product Development, Embedded Engineering is responsible for the development and design of all Electronic Control Units, both software and hardware, of PACCAR engines and DAF Vehicles.


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


  • Technical education on Master or Bachelor level in data-science, computer-science, engineering, mathematics or similar
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Highly proficient in SQL, Microsoft Excel, Power BI/Tableau; knowledge on R and Python is preferable
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to summarize technical issues and communicate effectively
  • Self-directed, excellent analysis and technical judgment required
  • Excellent communication skills including verbal, written, and presentation
  • Fluent in English and Dutch