Mechanical Expert Exhaust Aftertreament Systems (EAS)

  • Aanbod Depending on knowledge and experience
  • Functiegroep Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 8561900
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Contract Detachering via YER, In dienst van opdrachtgever
  • Branche Manufacturing

Over deze vacature

We are looking for a strong technical communicator who is able to multitask and has EAS (Exhaust Aftertreatment System) knowledge.


Job description In your position as EAS Hardware Mechanical Expert you are responsible for industrialization of a future project product.

  • Leading Simultaneous Engineering (SE) teams
  • ? Translate project goals into product requirements, and develop the design in cooperation with suppliers
  • ? Leading all required DFSS deliverables within the project, according Six Sigma principles
  • ? Problem resolution development acc. DMAIC principle
  • ? Participate and pro-active support to the project, assure alignment and technical decisions into project goals
  • ? Pro-actively coordinate and monitor planning and releases in line with project milestones as well as Supplier Sign Off and PPAP involvement
  • Report status and progress, of multiple KPI’s, towards management
  • As Mechanical Expert you report to the Supervisor of the EAS Hardware group



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.


Within the PACCAR Inc. DAF engine & EAS development is the center of competence for development. In our state-of-art testing center we develop engine and EAS configurations for the future regulations. Our trucks are best in class products in the transportation world being always driven by providing environmentally friendly products with best cost-effectiveness and highest reliability for our customers.

The department Engine & EAS Hardware & Design is responsible for the development of new hardware engine and EAS concepts and maintaining the in-production products. The department is split in 5 groups; CAE, Injection & Turbo, Base engine, Engine Auxiliaries and EAS. For the EAS Hardware group we have an open position for a mechanical expert.


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

  • Good employee benefits
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance)
  • Cooperative, result-oriented and relationship-driven
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies


Job profile

  • Bachelor or Master degree on Mechanical or Engine Engineering
  • 1-5 years of experience in a product development environment with heavy duty engines
  • A strong (verbal) communicator with excellent presentation skills
  • You are able to handle multiple projects because of strong organization skills and a problem solving and result driven personality
  • Good English skills are mandatory combined with willingness to learn Dutch
  • Knowledge of EAS technology is a pre
  • CAD software (NX) experience is preferred