Engine designer

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 5 groups; Engine CAE, Fuel Injection & Turbo, Base Engine, Engine Auxiliaries and Engine Aftertreatment. For the FIETU group we have an open position for an engine development engineer in the running business project team.

Job description

In this function you report to the supervisor of the FIETU group and Project lead engineer of the running business project team. The running business team is responsible for maintaining the engines currently in production. In this team you have a variety of responsibilities: 

  • In cooperation with designers and mechanical component experts you develop new or adapt existing designs for the various engine platforms by market wishes and / or technical reasons.
  • Your focus is functionality, reliability, quality, robustness, manufacturability. You are leading in technical know how, solution validation program and defining this together with mechanical experts, the CAE and engine test department. You analyse results and make detailed technical proposals to resolve issues.
  • You work closely together with EU and NA service organisation and testing department to quickly analyse and resolve emerging field issues.
  • Working method: Working according Six Sigma techniques and Agile project management. 


  • Bachelor or master degree on mechanical or engine engineering
  • Valid workpermit and basic knowledge of dutch
  • Capable of fast in depth expertise knowledge built-up
  • Engine component and system knowledge
  • Used to handle multiple problem projects, you can handle the resulting stress.
  • Design for Six Sigma and Problem Solving skills.
  • In depth analysis of engine logs and customer field data related to engine fault codes
  • Analysis of complex set of data

Voor meer informatie kunt u contact opnemen met Henri Baltussen of Rolf Drenthen, tel: (040) 259 50 00