Engineer II (L6).
Portland, OR

When you join Daimler, you become an agent of change within our global community of people working to create a cleaner, safer, and more efficient world for today and tomorrow. Through innovation at all levels, our teams ensure our world-changing brands continue to increase the quality of life and the business success of our customers, their customers, and the world around them. The Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) brand portfolio is second to none, and includes Freightliner Trucks, Western Star Trucks, Detroit engines and components, Thomas Built Buses and Freightliner Custom Chassis.

We are the undisputed leader in the commercial vehicle market and the industry’s technology trendsetter. Empowered by purpose, DTNA employees drive a Technology Revolution through innovative products and a customer-centric culture. Our dedication to our customers and society does not end once our products hit the road. That’s because we believe that business success and social responsibility go hand in hand. We immerse ourselves in our customer’s experience, and support the environmental responsibilities of our sites to ensure our products are the reliable, sustainable and the desired tools of the future.

Job Overview

Be a part of the global team that works with Product Development to systematically identify and prevent design quality issues before production release. Support and work with various engineering groups to proactively mitigate risks, as well as gain exposure to the world of Engineering Quality.

Prepare Design Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (DFMEA) plans
Moderate DFMEAs to identify risks
Complete DFMEA reports
Update monthly project reporting
Support Functional Safety activities as needed


Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related field from an accredited university/college with 3+ years of related experience required
An attached resume is required
Heavy equipment / automotive industry experience required
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required
Strong organizational skills required
Proficiency with MS Office and data mining techniques required
Knowledge and practical experience with FMEAs preferred
Experience leading technical teams to accomplish defined goals preferred
Proficiency with IQ-FMEA and STARS/DOORS preferred
Familiarity with quality tools and problem solving methods preferred
Additional Information

Final candidate must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check

For an accommodation or special assistance with applying for a posted position, please contact our Human Resources department at 503-745-8982 or toll free 800-206-3369. For TTY/TDD enabled call 503-745-2137 or toll free 866-355-6935.

Organization : Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Primary Location : United States of America-Oregon-Portland

Work Locations : 4555 North Channel Ave 4555 North Channel Ave Portland 97217