Diagnostic Calibration Engineer

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10028095
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche Automotive

Over deze vacature

To support the growth in projects and technology development, we are looking for a well-qualified and enthusiastic Diagnostic Calibration Engineer.


As a diagnostic calibration engineer you will be part of a team which calibrates both legally and internally required OBD diagnostics for our heavy duty truck engines. This vacancy focuses on aftertreatment related diagnostics specifically.

Your tasks:

  • Develop heavy duty diesel engines with focus on legal compliance and minimal false fails
  • Diagnostic calibration on new proto engines & aftertreatment systems
  • On-engine testing, in engine testcells and/or on vehicles
  • Support in the development of new diagnostics for new components
  • Support in the development and calibration of workshop diagnostics
  • Analyze and solve issues reported from the field
  • Take part in multi-disciplinary teams during various stages of engine development projects
  • Documentation of test results, tool usage and possible improvements
  • Take initiative to constantly improve tools and processes
  • As a diagnostic calibration engineer you will report to the Engineering Supervisor of the Diagnostic Calibration team.


Within PACCAR, DAF engine development is the center of competence for engine and aftertreatment development. In our state-of-the-art engine development center we develop engine families for future regulations and fuels. 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, international team. Within Global Powertrain & Electrification, the Engines Integration department develops the engine and aftertreatment from the definition phase through to calibration, to deliver a robust product ready for verification and validation. Within this department, the Diagnostic Calibration team is responsible for the calibration of all engine and aftertreatment related diagnostics.


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


  • Master’s degree in Automotive Technology, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Close affinity with diagnostic calibration
  • Engine testing experience, preferably on heavy duty truck engines
  • Affinity with working in projects
  • Comfortable with handling data, Matlab experience is an asset
  • Experience with ATI / Inca
  • Experience with Six Sigma related processes is an asset

This person has the following competences:

  • Assertive
  • Cooperating
  • Result oriented
  • Progress monitoring
  • Attention to details
  • Perseverance
  • Excellent English skills, both verbally and in writing. Dutch skills are preferred