MSc / Senior Engineer Aftertreatment (application software)

Organisatie- en afdelingsomschrijving

This is one of the biggest global players in the heavy duty truck industry. They have a few truck brands in there portfolio. This vacancy is at the department of competence for engine development. Their facility is state-of-the-art and helps them develop engines of the future. The trucks and engines of this company are top of the bill in transportation and they strive to make them as environmentally friendly as possible against low costs. They make their products as reliable as possible.

Their product sells worldwide and therefore they are a multi cultural company.


Job description

You work in the department of Application Software (Embedded engineering) and you are responsible for the engine aftreatment sub-domain. The functional areas in this domain control engine aftertreatment functionalities. Among them: SCR and DPF controls, NOx and PM control related to driver interface and diagnostics in combination with the engine controller.  The functionalities support input/output processing of sensors and actuators, thermal management etcetera. Are part of a multidisciplinary work approach as well.


Your responsibilities:

·          Secure knowledge and have technical lead in domain and maintain overview

·          Create architecture within this area, in cooperation with the function lead engineer.

·          Support the product owner in planning, prioritizing, analyzing and evaluating software implementation

·          Discuss functional requirements in your functional area with the author of the technical requirement documents;

·          Support embedded software engineers in designing and testing software implementation;

·          Responsible for planning and reporting status of issues in your domain, in agreement with the functional lead engineer.

You are also a member of the agile software development team responsible for developing application software functions according to input requirements. You provide functional know-how to the team.


Job requirements

·          Minimum a M.Sc. with specialization in Control theory or mechanical / automotive engineering

·          You bring a minimum of 3 years experience with engine aftertreatment functional domain

·          Knowledge of Embedded software and experience with real-time embedded systems

·          You poses analytical skills and the ability to abstract from a given situation

·          Clear communication skills to explain complex technical information

·          You are an excellent listener and able to synthesize, also you have the ability to work across several groups with several levels of knowledge and skill

·          You are an excellent communicator in English both written and verbal, Willing to learn Dutch

Also very nice to have:

·          Experience with model-based design techniques, preferably with Simulink or Stateflow

·          Agile scrum working experience

·          Process supporting tools for defect management, calibration and programming

·          OBD, CAN communication and diagnostics knowledge

·          Automotive safety and standards knowledge (ISO 26262, AutoSAR, SPICE)


Join the Trinamics team and use your expertise at one of our well known clients. After working via Trinamics for a set period you are converted to our client. At Trinamics you can expect a good salary, perspective and good working conditions.

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Sam Hoogland

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Are you interested in this position and/or do you have any questions? Feel free to contact Sam Hoogland on +31 6 219 34 737 or send your résumé to