Engine Integration Design Engineer Job

Date: May 23, 2023

Location: Kirkland, WA, US, 98033

Company: PACCAR

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 also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes 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!


Division Information

Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World’s Best® heavy and medium duty trucks. Kenworth is an industry leader in providing fuel-saving technology solutions that help increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The company’s dedication to the green fleet includes aerodynamic trucks, compressed and liquefied natural gas trucks, and medium duty diesel-electric hybrids.


Position Summary 

The Engine Integration Department is looking for a collaborative and driven engineer to support our team focused on supporting advanced emissions programs in response to EPA & CARB emissions vehicle requirement updates. Our goal is to integrate PACCAR’s advanced engine portfolio into our various vehicles through systems engineering thinking & ownership of engines by bringing together a single powertrain system that functions as one.  

You will have the opportunity to make a great contribution to the direction and completion of our engine and emissions programs. You will get the opportunity to explore, innovate, and have the freedom to generate ideas. As a team, we will ensure the success of engine and emissions programs for Paccar.  


Job Functions / Responsibilities 

  • Assist in the direction, analysis, and detailed design of components as a part of an advanced emissions program 
  • Support translating customer requirements into powertrain and engine technical requirements 
  • Support packaging studies between our engines and vehicle platforms 
  • Assist in developing vehicle impact analysis reports & open issues to resolution 
  • Support engine supplier & internal engineering meetings for key engine programs 
  • Support direction and consultation to our engine suppliers on engine revisions required to integrate engines into our vehicle models 
  • Utilize Creo/ProE to create optimized assemblies  
  • Complete work related to engineering goals, regulation changes, plant liaison requests (PLRs), field service, and option approval request (OAR) support 
  • Learn and utilize Paccar and industry systems to manage a product implementation 
  • Knowledge of Design for Six Sigma techniques
  • Travel up to 15% may be possible


Qualifications & Skills 

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or a related degree required; EIT license preferred
  • 1-2 years of relevant working experience 
  • Proficiency with PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and related software 
  • Familiarity in the use of Creo Parametric or other similar solid modeling software managing large complex assemblies 
  • Familiarity with project management methods & tools  
  • Knowledge of engineering processes & techniques & being resourceful in solving complex, sometimes ambiguous technical problems 
  • Demonstrated team player with the ability to work with or support a diverse set of stakeholders & manage multiple tasks concurrently 
  • Willingness to grow personally and professionally, ready to learn and make use of new engineering processes and techniques 
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma and Six Sigma techniques is desired
  • Interest in the design specification of heavy-duty trucks or engine development 
  • Commitment to supporting diversity, equity & inclusion within the workplace


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 account (HSA)  
  • Paid short-and long-term disability programs  
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance  
  • EAP services include wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling, and more 


Additional Job Board Information 

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 Engine Integration Design Engineer is $72,200-$108,000 annually. This position is also eligible for a holiday gift. Additionally, this role is eligible for the full range of benefit options listed above.

PACCAR promotes equal employment opportunities by implementing policies and practices that ensure employees and applicants are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or other legally protected status. This applies to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, termination, rates of pay, and other conditions of employment. 

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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