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Diagnostic Systems Supervisor (SG 31/32) Job

Date: Jul 26, 2022

Location: Lewisville, TX, US, 75067

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

The Diagnostics Department Supervisor works within the PACCAR Embedded Engineering organization developing innovative manufacturing and service tool solutions to aid manufacturing plants and service technicians with accurate issue identification and resolution on truck electronic systems.  PACCAR Embedded Engineering is a rapidly expanding organization that is transforming the way software is created for commercial vehicle applications.  You will collaborate with an international, cross-functional team from manufacturing, service, product development, information technology, suppliers, and product validation.  Individual creativity in addressing diagnostic challenges and opportunities is encouraged while working within a supportive team to develop superior solutions for the heavy duty truck industry.

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!

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Responsibilities include managing all aspects of development projects from concept to closure to meet schedule, performance, usability, security, and reliability requirements; includes supervising, personnel development, team building, proportioning work load, and tracking progress
  • Responsible for tracking all aspects of active projects, providing periodic status updates to management, managing projects through all tollgates and insuring the use of Design for Six Sigma tools
  • Responsible for diagnostic systems development to support new vehicle components, controls, and features
  • Coordinate escalation-level support for critical plant and field service issues
  • Diagnostic and programming requirements extraction and management – lead the creation of requirements documentation to align content and functional development with prioritized needs of multiple constituencies
  • Diagnostic tool content development: coordinate diagnostic tool software development with product development input, parallel/shared development in Europe, and the needs of the aftersales support organizations; ensure delivery of programming, fault handling, and test capabilities; manage integration of content for 3rd party systems into proprietary software tools.

Up to 15% travel, including international (potentially 30% in first year)


Qualifications & Skills

  • 4-Year degree required (BSEE/BSCS/BSME); Master’s degree/PE license preferred
  • Must demonstrate an ability to perform in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment, manage multiple simultaneous projects, and respond dynamically to shifting priorities
  • Overall product knowledge is required, along with the ability to provide group leadership and management of human resource issues
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Manufacturing and service experience desirable. Preference will be given to candidates with software design, multiplexed communications, diagnostics, powertrain and/or other embedded systems leadership experience
  • Previous supervisory and/or leadership experience
  • Experience in project management
  • Strong knowledge of automotive embedded electronic control systems

Why Work for PACCAR/Peterbilt

PACCAR offers comprehensive benefits from time of hire through retirement for vested employees and their families. As a U.S. Salaried PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:

· Medical, Dental and Vision plan options

· Flexible spending accounts and a health savings account

· 401(k) with dollar-for-dollar company match up to 5%

· Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement

· 12 paid holidays, sick and vacation time

· Tuition reimbursement program

· Paid short-and long-term disability program

· Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance

· EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more

Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability corporation. Peterbilt promotes Diversity and Inclusion through mentorship, events, and affinity support groups – The Diversity Council, Peterbilt Women’s Initiative (PBWin), Veterans Group, Peterbilt Black Organization for Leadership and Development (B.O.L.D) and ADVOCATE (An LGBTQ support group).

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

Job Segment: Embedded, Six Sigma, Field Service, Testing, Technology, Management, Manufacturing, Customer Service