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.
Do you want to help shape Peterbilt’s future products? The Vehicle Function Definition 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, definition of vehicle and system level targets, defining control function architecture, assisting with HMI 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
Identify and incorporate advanced automotive technologies into PACCAR products
Coordinate with Product Planning to understand major program Book of Wishes and identify all customer requirements which cascade into design requirements
Collect requirements by interacting with customers and cross-functional teams to define vehicle functional requirements
Design and build concept prototypes to verify and elicit requirements
Document and communicate functional design and control requirements
Work with global teams to deliver common, cost-efficient solutions PACCAR-wide (Up to 10% travel may be required)
Track design concepts and vehicle functionality through design and testing phases, and provide support for software development and validation activities
Support and provide feedback during Technical, Concept, and Design Reviews
Prioritization of projects to fulfill the desired launch dates.
Skills / Competencies
Experience with automotive or commercial vehicle networks, such as CAN, SAE J1939 and LIN
Proficient using Requirements Management and Systems Engineering tools preferred
Knowledge of the software development cycle, Scrum or Agile frameworks, and familiarity of the A-Spice V-Cycle model preferred
Experience using IBM Rational Rhapsody, IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation, and IBM Rational Team Concert is a plus
Understanding of designing, developing, and validating automotive technologies
Knowledge of Scrum or Agile frameworks
Experience in User Interaction (UI) or User Experience (UX)
Strong technical writing skills and documentation
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
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Computer Science, or Mechatronics Engineering required.
Additional Job Board Information
PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.