Field Test Engineer

  • Aanbod Depending on Knowledge and experience
  • Functiegroep Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 7840800
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Contract Detachering via YER
  • Branche Manufacturing

Over deze vacature

For our client DAF Trucks we are recruiting an Field Test Engineer, who will focus on Data-Analyses.


  • Prepare and execute customer field tests, based on internal test requests
  • Coordinate test set-up and test execution with DAF internal clients
  • Use data logger information for problem and trend analysis
  • Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques (BigData)
  • Documentation and evaluation of testing and analysis results
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
  • Active contribution to improvement of efficient testing and testing quality
  • Collaboration in project teams


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 the PACCAR Group Inc.


You will be employed by YER and seconded to DAF. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, lease car, bonus model)
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Program with a personal coach
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax return and accommodation assistance)
  • Cooperative, result- and relationship-driven
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and masterclasses with interesting speakers and attractive companies


  • Bachelor or Master level on Mechanical Engineering (Automotive, ICT, Electronics, Mathematics)
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience within a testing environment
  • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (R, RapidMiner, Python etc.)
  • Experienced in the field of test data analysis and statistics
  • Good communication skills
  • Structured working approach combined with pleasure to work in teams
  • Good English language skills are mandatory combined with willingness to learn Dutch