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Line Lead Engineer

DAF Trucks N.V.

9037921 | EINDHOVEN | Detachering | HBO | 37 uur | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

In this function you report to the supervisor of the FIETU group. As a line lead engineer you have a variety of responsibilities: 
Technical level: In cooperation with the system owner air management, component mechanical experts, designers and suppliers you develop new or adapt existing designs for application on future engine families for the exhaust gas air management system hardware design. Your focus is HW functionality, reliability, quality, robustness, manufacturability. You are leading in technical know-how & solutions, setting up validation programs and defining this together with suppliers, the CAE- and engine test department. You analyse results and ensure detailed technical proposals. You are pro-actively pushing for the next steps until SOP, including involvement in PPAP and supplier sign off activities. 

Additionally, you will lead a team of the 2 component specialists who work on the above system and you will coordinate their daily tasks 
Working method: Working according Six Sigma tools and techniques. 


Bachelor or Master degree on mechanical or engine engineering 
5 years of relevant experience 
Proven management/lead engineer skills are very beneficial 
Capable of fast in depth expertise for component and system knowledge built-up 
Able to develop & validate a product together with DAF engineering and the supplier 
Used to handle multiple problem projects and the resulting stress. 
Design for Six Sigma and Problem Solving skills. 

Personal Competences 
Clear level dependant communication, both verbal as presentation wise 
Pro-active and result driven, organisational skills 
Clear and structured way of working 
Experience with working in development projects 
Automotive [Engine HW] or Engine Combustion knowledge is very beneficial


We will boost your career through personal and technical growth. We’ll support you by offering a personal coach and the possibility to follow courses and training via our highly recommended Yacht Academy. We’ll offer interesting benefits and a market conform salary. You’ll become member of the team of professionals who share your education, ambitions and your competencies. This will enable you to interact with your colleagues from Yacht in your own technology language! You’ll become a member of the yacht network, which stretches the high tech industry. You will be challenged by your peers. As a result you’ll be able to keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date!


Within the PACCAR Inc. the DAF Trucks Engine Development department is the centre of competence for engine development. In our state-of-art engine development centre we develop engine families for the future regulations. Our engines and 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 Hardware & Design is responsible for the development of new hardware engine concepts and maintaining the in-production engine families. The department is split in 4 groups; CAE, FIETU (Fuel Injection Equipment, EGR system & Turbo system), Base engine and Engine Auxiliaries. 

In the FIETU group currently there is a vacancy for a line lead engineer concerning exhaust gas air management system hardware design. 


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Rick Goyen via telefoonnummer 06-10343129

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