Engine and After Treatment Integration Lead
Technical team player who takes the lead in aligning our engine, after treatment, and on-board
diagnostic calibration requirements.
As the lead in Engine and After Treatment Integration, you are responsible for taking high level
product requirements as input and aligning with all different calibration groups to arrive at specific
calibration requirements for our engine and after treatment families.
In this role, you apply your domain knowledge of engine and after treatment systems, both hardware
and performance, with the communication skills to pull people together, and with drive to improve
the performance of our engine and after treatment integrated performance.
Your responsibilities and goals:
1. Take ownership of the integration process, with its requirements, strategies, calibration
trade-offs and boundaries;
2. Clarify product and function requirements and their meaning for engine and after treatment
integration and calibration;
3. Prioritize discussion topics and steps necessary to come to clear calibration targets and
constraints, as well as strategies to realize optimal performance;
4. Get people together and lead discussions between the groups to agree on available
information and follow-up;
5. Initiate integrated simulations, data analysis, as well as measurements, for proof-of-concept
6. Conclude on the agreed targets and chase commitment from all teams on way forward;
7. With the calibration and test groups, define test cases for verification of the agreed targets
and constraints and review their results and necessary follow-up;
8. Provide boundary conditions for hardware selection of e.g. the after treatment systems, or
9. Analyze, summarize, review and report out to Line Management and the teams;
Daily activities are in close cooperation with all Engine Integration and Validation groups, be it line
managers, coordinators and specialists. In this role, you report to the Engineering Supervisor System
Within PACCAR Inc., DAF Trucks Global Engine Development is the center of competence for engine
and aftertreatment development. In our state-of-art engine development center we develop engine
families for future regulations, for DAF, Peterbilt and Kenworth trucks. Our engines and trucks are
best-in-class products in the transportation world, being always driven by providing environmentally
friendly products with highest reliability and best cost-effectiveness for our customers.
The Engine Integration & Validation department is responsible for definition, integration, verification,
and validation of engine and after treatment families towards performance requirements. The
department is split into 8 groups and the System Performance group holds a vacancy for a Function
Owner Engine and After Treatment Integration.
Master’s Degree in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering;
At least 5 years of relevant working experience;
Substantial knowledge of engine, aftertreatment, on-board diagnostics;
Good English skills are mandatory, Dutch skills are a pre;
Experience with working in multidisciplinary teams is preferable.
Be very communicative, verbally, in writing, and while presenting;
Understand the technology ánd politics behind trade-offs and their consequences;
Tenacious and convincing, with initiative to (have) identify strengths, weaknesses,
opportunities and threats, and improve our engine and after treatment;
Cooperation, for bringing groups with different insights together;
Analytical capacity, to combine information from many different sources;
Stress tolerance, for feeling at ease in an environment which can change rapidly.
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 a 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!
For this role salary is depending on your highest earned degree and years of experience, with a max of € 5.400,- gross per month.
Yacht is a contractor for highly educated professionals (BSc, MSc, or PhD) who’ll 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.
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.