PACCAR seeks an engineer to work in its On-Board Diagnostics (OBD) Compliance Test Team. The Engineer will work with the OBD development, calibration, and vehicle operations teams, and will support interactions with government agencies. The ideal candidate will combine their technical knowledge and interest in policy to help PACCAR navigate the challenging regulatory environment.
Job Functions / Responsibilities
Manages and executes engine and aftertreatment diagnostic demonstration and other OBD compliance and validation tests
Collaborates with development and calibration engineers in North America and Europe on system design and test methodologies
Develops and improves test methodologies
Writes reports, incorporating results, conclusions, and recommendations
Presents results of tests or investigative projects to management or regulatory agencies
Establishes and maintains cooperative and productive work relations with other departments
Communicates with management, peers, and division personnel of project status
Technical resource for more junior personnel
Explores new technologies
Travel up to 15% required
8 or more years of industry experience with automotive On-Board Diagnostics (OBD) systems
Ability to summarize technical issues and communicate effectively to a broad audience
Ability to independently manage projects
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Experience with automotive testing or troubleshooting with a generic scan tool or manufacturer proprietary tool (Preferred)
Working knowledge of CAN systems (Preferred)
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in electrical, mechanical, computer or other engineering discipline or computer science
PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture, and customer support of premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF nameplates and also provides customized financial services, information technology, and truck parts related to its principal business.
Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services, you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!
For nearly 125 years, PACCAR has been on the leading edge of commercial transportation technology. PACCAR Powertrain is the newest business unit formed to take the industry in a direction meeting the needs of the 21st century. From axles and transmissions, to low-emission diesel, to alternative fuels, to hydrogen technologies and battery electric power, PACCAR Powertrain is leading the industry through this century and into a cleaner, greener, and more power-efficient future.
The PACCAR Technical Center provides engineering excellence to the truck, engine, and winch divisions of PACCAR Inc through innovative product development and testing. The Technical Center is located in the Skagit Valley about 65 miles north of Seattle, Washington.
As a U.S. PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:
401k with up to a 5% company match
Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
Comprehensive paid time off – Minimum of 10 paid vacation days (additional days are provided with additional seniority/years of service), 12 paid holidays, and sick time
Tuition reimbursement for continued education
Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings accounts (HSA)
Paid short-and long-term disability program
Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
EAP services include wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling, and more
Additional Job Board Information
PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability and E-Verify Employer. At PACCAR, we value talent and promote growth and development. We carefully consider numerous compensation factors including your education, training, or experience. The salary range for the OBD Compliance Test Engineer is $93,000 - $145,500 annually. Additionally, this role is eligible for the full range of benefit options listed above. This position is also eligible for a holiday gift.