Function Lead Engineer application software

Function Lead Engineer Application Software

Technical lead on all embedded systems supporting electric driven trucks with strong analytical and interpersonal skills

Job description

For the Embedded Engineering – Platform Development department we are looking for a Function Lead Engineer. As Function Lead Engineer you are responsible for the technical lead on Application Software (ASW) for all the embedded controllers we customize to support electric driven trucks.


Your responsibilities:

  • Monitor and discuss technical status of function/ASW development for electric truck related embedded systems with the internal stakeholders; technical status relates to both issue resolution and change requests;
  • Create functional reference architecture and Software Architecture Design (SWAD) templates;
  • You work closely together with the domain specialists; you coordinate domain exceeding activities within the platform and distribute domain specific activities according the functional reference architecture;
  • Align with external stakeholders to be prepared for upcoming functions and features in future projects;
  • Supports Product Owner on Functional and Application SW related topics

In the position of Function Lead Engineer you will report to the Engineering Supervisor Application Software.

Job profile

  • Education on Master level with a specialisation in control theory, mechanical- or automotive engineering;
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience in the electric powertrain functional domain
  • Knowledge of embedded software design processes and experience with real time embedded systems;
  • Analytical skills and the ability to abstract from the current situation and to explain complex technical information clearly;
  • Strong interpersonal skills, especially listening and synthesizing, and the ability to collaborate across different groups having varying levels of expertise and skill;
  • Fluent in the English language – effective communication in both verbal and written form. Willing to learn the Dutch language.

The following requirements are nice-to-have:

  • Knowledge of model-based design techniques, preferably in Matlab/Simulink and Stateflow;
  • Experience with agile/scrum;
  • Experience with process supporting tools for defect management, calibration and programming;
  • Knowledge of (CAN) communication and diagnostics;
  • Knowledge of automotive safety and standards like ISO 26262, AutoSAR and SPICE.


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