Control Function Design Engineer

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10029521
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche Automotive

Over deze vacature

We are looking for a Control Function Design Engineer for Engine Functional and Emission Systems!


  • Develop heavy duty diesel engines with focus on designing control concepts for engine related systems (i.e. cooling, EGR controls, OBD / OBM monitoring)
  • Create controller concepts based on new emission and OBD requirements
  • Verify concept with SIL, HIL or RCP on an engine
  • Unambiguous documentation of controller requirements on engine system level
  • Support calibration engineers with pre calibration of new controller concepts
  • Develop and further automize of test setups with dspace alike tooling
  • Take initiative to constantly improve related tools and processes
  • Collaboration in multidisciplinary project teams


Within PACCAR, DAF engine development is the center of competence for engine development. In our state-of-art engine development center we develop engine families for future regulations. Our engines and trucks are best of class products in the transportation world. 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 team. Within the engine development department, the system function design group is responsible to design control concepts to meet new customer and legal requirements. 


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


  • MSc degree in Automotive or Mechanical Engineering specialized in dynamics and control
  • Experience with engine and after treatment controller development (EU and NA emission and OBD regulations)
  • Experience on Six Sigma related processes
    • i.e. DMAIC, Design For Six Sigma, FMEA, Monte Carlo
  • Good knowledge of requirement engineering (IREB certificate is a pre)
  • Knowledge of development process models like SPICE is a pre
  • Experience with development with dspace, HIL / SIL and test setup atomization is a pre
  • Extensive knowledge of Matlab and Simulink
  • Doors Next Generation experience is a pre

This person has the following competences

  • Initiative
  • Cooperating
  • Good communication skills
  • Creative
  • Attention to details
  • Perseverance
  • Good English skills are mandatory and Dutch skills are a pre