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5/5/2017
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Requirements Engineering - Vehicle Integration Job
Paccar | Denton, Texas
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Company Information

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 high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines 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!

 

Peterbilt Motors Company
On highways, construction sites, city streets, logging roads - everywhere our customers earn their living - Peterbilt's red oval is a familiar symbol of performance, reliability and pride.  Peterbilt has reigned as America's premium quality truck manufacturer since the company's founding in 1939. Our dedication to deliver products and services focused on improving customers' performance, image, profitability and peace of mind truly makes Peterbilt the Class of the Industry.

Requisition Summary

Do you want to help shape Peterbilt’s future products?  The Vehicle Integration team is looking for a Requirements Engineer with interest in creating, defining, and launching the next generation of industry leading trucks.  Scope of work includes analysis of potential new product designs, evaluation of customer requirements, and definition of vehicle and system level targets, defining control function requirements, and validation of vehicle level improvements.  By engaging early in the product development processes to coordinate new program definition and ensure superior customer satisfaction.  This is an opportunity to use your interpersonal skills and engineering knowledge to add direction for future Peterbilt and PACCAR major programs.

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Collect requirements by interacting with customers and cross-functional teams to define vehicle functional requirements
  • Build, maintain and utilize functional Simulink models to design, document and communicate vehicle and powertrain requirements
  • Track design concepts and vehicle functionality through design and testing phases, and provide support for validation activities
  • Conduct technical requirements status meetings with participating departments
  • Conduct significant interaction with Kenworth and DAF Vehicle Integration teams to deliver common, cost-efficient solutions PACCAR-wide
  • Support Vehicle Integration participation in all major and moderate engineering projects
  • Coordinate with Product Planning to understand major program Book of Wishes and identify all customer requirements which cascade into design requirements
  • Work with all Vehicle Property Owners to set project vehicle performance targets which cascade into vehicle requirement documents
  • Support development of Product Description Books for engineering projects, establishing project scope, vehicle requirements, and performance targets
  • Ensure participation and completion of Six Sigma projects
  • Support and provide feedback during Technical, Concept, and Design Reviews

 

 

Skills / Competencies

  • Experience in modeling and simulation of dynamic systems, preferably automotive background
  • Proficiency in Mathematical modeling systems such as: Mathworks Simulink/Stateflow, AVL Cruise, GT Power,etc…
  • Ability to communicate complex concepts or data in a simple-yet-accurate manner
  • Requires independent judgment and effective decision making skills
  • Strong organizational and documentation skills with the ability to prioritize work effectively
  • Creative, quality and results-driven work ethic with the ability to learn on the fly and adapt to change
  • Working knowledge of PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and SharePoint
  • Knowledge in the use of Six Sigma tools Boundary Diagrams and Parameter Diagrams desired

 

 

Education

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Mechanical, or Software Engineering required. 

 

 

 

Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.
 

About Paccar

PACCAR Inc, operates through two segments: design, manufacture and distribution of light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks and related aftermarket distribution of parts, and finance and leasing services provided to customers and dealers. The Company's finance and leasing activities are principally related to Company products and associated equipment. Other manufactured products include industrial winches. The Company and its subsidiaries design and manufacture heavy-duty diesel trucks, which are marketed under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. The Truck and Other businesses include a division of the Company, which manufactures industrial winches in two United States plants and markets them under the Braden, Carco, and Gearmatic nameplates. In North America, Australia and 16 European countries, the Company provides financing and leasing arrangements, principally for its manufactured trucks, through wholly owned finance companies operating under the PACCAR Financial trade name. (Source: 10-K)

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