CAE Expert

  • Aanbod Depending on knowledge and experience
  • Functiegroep Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 8583100
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Contract Detachering via YER, In dienst van opdrachtgever
  • Branche Manufacturing

Over deze vacature

We are looking for CAE-Expert for our clients DAF Trucks.



  • Give support and advice to design engineers to optimize frames, exterior parts, component parts and fixation of lighting systems for various projects
  • Initiate reports and presentations to archive results in an unambiguous way
  • Development and optimization of methods and procedures to achieve more accurate predictions
  • Support of knowledge projects and advanced technology projects with external partners

Your technical knowledge and analysis skills are very important for the continuous improvement of DAF vehicles. You work in close cooperation with testing and Design engineers as well as other CAE specialists.


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.


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


  • Profound knowledge of Abaqus, Hyperworks and Matlab (liniear and non liniear)
  • Furthermore knowledge of commercial vehicles, vehicle dynamics and durability/fatigue principles
  • Strong reporting and presentation skills
  • Pro-active attitude and able to implement improvements within design constraints (pragmatic approach)
  • Strong character and enthusiastic performer with a very flexible attitude