Harness Engineer

DAF Trucks
  • Eindhoven
  • Detachering
  • HBO
  • 37 uur
  • € 4.000 per maand
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Peter Groeneveld senior recruitment consultant

For the Harness Engineering group, within Product Development department Vehicle Electrics / Electronics we are looking for an enthusiastic Wiring Harness Engineer, specifically in the area of Block Diagrams & Schematics.

Challenging new projects in the Battery Electric Vehicles, alternative drivelines, ADAS will ensure a exiting and creative position for you.

You will be responsible for HV and LV Connectors & Wiring Harness Components. As a Wiring Harness engineer you must have automotive knowledge in the field of electrical installation to be able to define the correct components for all demands.

Main activities:

-You will be the central engineer with knowhow on connectors in alignment with suppliers and component libraries responsible.

-You are also responsible for various proto and serial production releases of electrical components of harness engineering. The concepts and

final production releases created by you are a well-considered design concept in which the set requirements (including reliability, manufacturability,

costs and weight) are realized.

-You will be using specific software (Saber), where the block diagrams, schematics and wiring harness 2D drawings are made and you will be the library components database.

-You will work closely with bundle engineers: within the SE team (simultaneous engineering teams with PD and Production Engineering, Purchasing etc.)

-In cooperation with system owners and bundle engineers you will draw up vehicle schematics where you are a central key engineer in the

various adjustments that are required.

-You organize and participate in Simultaneous Engineering teams to support the development process;

-You will support the Line Lead Harness Engineer in Saber tests/issues and also in related tools, like Saber Release tool / Saber Upload tool.

-You are responsible for starting up and following up the necessary tests.

-You will support other Saber users in Eindhoven/Leyland/Brazil and external Engineering Support companies.

-In the position of Wiring Harness Engineer you will work closely with fellow engineers and report to the supervisor Harness Engineering.


Job requirements

Requirements, skills:

• HBO / Bachelor Electrical Engineer, HBO / Bachelor mechanical engineer, or comparable. Relevant Automotive and Electrical Installation

working experience.

• Experience in Saber, Capital Harness, Zuken, or comparable, NX tools and working with High Voltage and Low Voltage in Automotive /

Electrical Vehicles and detailed knowledge of connectors is a pré.

• You are able to convert technical challenges into realistic products.


• You are able to convert technical challenges into realistic products.

• You are decisive, independent and have a passionate collegial attitude and can work well in a team.

• Language: Fluent English required. Dutch and German is a pré


We offer you the first/next step in your career and together with Yacht you will build your career. We will always be in contact with you to make the best decisions for your career and make sure you will always have a challenging assignment.

With regards to the terms and conditions of the contract, we offer you a competitive salary. Besides this, we offer side benefits, such as a discount on collective health insurance, a good pension scheme, bonus and opportunities to grow and develop.

As a Yacht professional, you will become part of a group of professionals with a similar background and ambitions. This way you will have the chance to enhance your professional network and constantly learn.


Coming up with solutions for challenging issues and getting organizations and yourself to a higher level. And that together with over 5000 professionals with different areas of expertise. Work that matters, makes people happy. That is what we believe in.

Yacht is a contractor for highly educated professionals (BSc, MSc, PhD) who work on site and innovate together with our customers to find smart solutions. Being part of the world wide Randstad Group we have an extensive network of clients and professionals.

This vacancy is an interim position at one of our clients that could lead to a contract with that client directly.


Inclusiviteit en diversiteit

Uiteraard staat deze vacature open voor iedereen die zich hierin herkent. We geloven dat diverse teams van belang zijn voor ons als lerende organisatie, die voorop wil blijven lopen in de wereld van werk. Want juist verschillen tussen mensen zorgen voor groei. Van collega's, klanten, kandidaten en daarmee van Yacht. Heb jij een uniek talent? We ontmoeten je graag.

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Peter Groeneveld senior recruitment consultant


recruiter Peter Groeneveld

Peter Groeneveld

senior recruitment consultant

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