OBD Aftertreatment Calibration Engineer

Do you want to play a key role in developing the next generation diesel engines?


On-Board Diagnostics (OBD) is a precision-based technology embedded into our world-class diesel engines. It’s a digital communication system that provides a real-time snapshot of Engine and Aftertreatment performance to aid service technicians during repair. On-Board Diagnostics is about making a global impact while examining the tradeoffs between certification and robustness.

Your Mentality

  • ‘All I want from tomorrow is to get it better than today’
    – Always looking for Continuous Improvement to give the best product for our customers
  • Not afraid to say what needs to be said, do what needs to be done.

Your Job:

  • Calibration of Diagnostics related to Comprehensive Components (Temperature and Pressure sensors) for Aftertreatment systems to ensure that our engine development is compliant to OBD regulation and our product specification book
  • Specify and Monitor interaction between different development teams for involved components and associated diagnostics.
  • Perform Calibration and Verification work on engine and vehicle level related to these components.
  • Identify Weaknesses & Opportunities wrt diagnostic, processes and tooling.
  • Support Field data analysis for statistical analysis.
  • Support the OBD Certification & Documentation process.
  • Development of tools to control, maintain and optimize calibration processes (Testcases / DOE / Simulations / HIL)

Your Qualification:

  • Bachelor or Master degree on automotive or mechanical engineering with specialization on internal combustion engines or after-treatment systems.
  • Knowledge or interest in OBD regulation and OBD systems.
  • Familiar with operating principles of Automotive Pressure and Temperature Sensors and their Interface to a Control Unit
  • Structured working approach combined with pleasure to work in teams.
  • Good Matlab/Simulink, Data Processing Tools & MS-Office skills are mandatory.
  • Knowledge about Statistics is required
  • Good English skills are mandatory combined with willingness to learn Dutch if needed.


For more information please contact Rolf Drenthen or Ruud van der Velden, tel: (040) 25 95 000