• Eindhoven
  • 37 uur
  • HBO
solliciteer via YACHT

Vehicle Control Function Architect

  • 27 juli 2018
  • Eindhoven
  • 37 uur
  • HBO


  • 27 juli 2018
  • vacaturenummer: 9054626

The Control Function Architect is responsible to define, design and maintain the Control Function Architecture (CFA) of the complete vehicle (including different variants) based on stakeholder requirements and design constraints. The CFA describes the interaction between different vehicle functions in a functional architecture and is the basis for the Electrical and Electronic Architecture (EEA). 
Your main tasks will be to define the CFA by gathering stakeholder requirements, decomposition, modelling and documentation; report status; actively review function design to safeguard overall performance; maintain and improve tools and procedures. Also, you will develop a vision and strategy w.r.t. (functional) architecture, develop, maintain and share knowledge and knowhow, keeping pace with both internal and external (innovative) developments 

You cooperate closely within a multidisciplinary team with different stakeholders, such as function owners, system owners, architects, test engineers and suppliers. You are the linking pin in these teams by defining the relation and interface between different functions as a consistent and complete CFA. 


A Control Function Architect: 
•    Has at least 5 years of relevant experience. 
•    BSc or MSc background in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, preferably in the automotive domain. 
•    Thinks in a conceptual way; in systems rather than in components 
•    Has an analytical mind 
•    Must be able to do in-depth analyses while maintining a high level overview 
•    Must be able to plan and priotize his own work efficiently 
•    Balances between the Key Performance Indicators (cost, functionality, performance, timing) 
•    Has the ability to communicate effectively 
•    Easily and actively approaches different stakeholders and be the connecting element 
•    Is proactive and takes the lead 
•    Has experience with MS Viso and Rhapsody or similar tools 
•    Prefereably has experience with Matlab/Simulink 
•    Can fluently speak and write Dutch and English. 


We offer you the first/next step in your career and together with Yacht you will build your career. 
During your assignment we will coach you and help you develop your personal and professional skills. There will be a lot of learning on the job and also the possibility to do courses. We will always be in contact for you to make to best decisions for your career and make sure you will always have a challenging assignment.
With regards to the terms and conditions of the contract we strive to give a satisfying contract with our professionals.

Are you an expat coming to the Netherlands? We can image that you have some questions about how this works.
Normally the interviews will happen on skype but a second face-to-face interview is sometimes necessary. 
When you are hired for a job in the Netherlands, Yacht will arrange this move for you. 
We will arrange the visa application for you (and your family) and look for the appropriate housing for you.
Next to this we will help you get the 30% ruling and Dutch Social Security number. 


The department Vehicle Control within Product Development is responsible for the definition, design and validation of feasible control concepts for vehicle functions, both in advanced technology projects as in product development projects. These functions are applied in all Paccar vehicles.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Rick Goyen via telefoonnummer 06-10343129

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