30 credits – Developing the process for the successful OBD certification in the American market

30 credits – Developing the process for the successful OBD certification in the American market

Scania is now undergoing a transformation from being a supplier of trucks, buses and engines to a supplier of complete and sustainable transport solutions.

A thesis project at Scania is an excellent way of making contacts for your future working life with many of our current employees started their career with a thesis project. The engine control diagnostics group are responsible for requirements, development and certification of diagnostics (OBD) in the control system for the engine and engine aftertreatment systems (EATS). The responsibility consists of requirement setting and development of products, processes and methods within this area. The groups main assignment is to ensure that the systems OBD functionality fulfills the legal requirement for OBD and the safety and security standards that the system shall fulfill.


Scania is taking on one of the company’s biggest challenges to date with the introduction of on-road heavy duty (HD) vehicles to the American market. The certification process differs significantly from any other market in the world thus todays processes at Scania are currently under review. To meet the future requirements on documentation, storage of certified components and updates in hardware, software and calibration, requires a clear process that synchronises with other development processes at Scania.


Map the OBD certification process within Scania for existing markets and how these can be adapted and updated for the future entry in the American on-road HD market.


Study the existing Scania organisation and processes, providing clear actions for how to ensure successful entry into the American on-road HD market from an OBD Certfication perspective. Deliver supporting information to firmly establish rolls and responsibility areas within Scania.


Engineering focus within Mechanical, production, automotive, industrial economy, or similar

Start date:

Expected duration:

Contact persons and supervisors

Åke Huttunen, +46 8 553 83635

Your application should contain a covering letter, CV and transcripts.
Selections will be made throughout the application period.
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Område Södertälje
Yrkesroll Teknik & Ingenjör
Typ av anställning Heltid
Hemsida http://www.scania.com
Sista ansökningsdag 30 nov (14 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions. Together with our partners and customers we are driving the shift towards a sustainable transport system. In 2017, we delivered 82 500 trucks, 8 300 buses as well as 8 500 industrial and marine engines to our customers. Net sales totalled nearly SEK 120 billion, of which about 20 percent were services-related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 49 000 people. Research and development are concentrated in Sweden, with branches in Brazil and India. Production takes place in Europe, Latin America and Asia, with regional production centres in Africa, Asia and Eurasia. Scania is part of Traton Group. For more information visit www.scania.com.