Automatic Transmission Resident Project Engineer - Jaguar Land Rover - Coventry - Wizbii

Automatic Transmission Resident Project Engineer


Job description

POSTING END DATE:14 .06.2018

LOCATION:  Whitley, West midlands


ADVERTISED SALARY: £35,500-£50,000

This role is also eligible for other additional allowances to base salary.


JLR considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list.  Therefore, JLR will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.

An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.




Using state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll provide the power behind our vehicles working in our Powertrain Engineering team. You'll find the ideal balance between performance and sustainability while responding to the environmental issues that shape our industry.

Working in partnership with the main supplier, with which Jaguar Land Rover do c.£1 billion turnover per annum to establish more robust development and management processes, the team work directly alongside locations in Friedrichshafen, Germany.


As Resident Project Engineer you’ll have responsibility for liaising with the main suppliers, project delivery team, ensuring projects are progressing in accordance with our gateway deliverables; by clearly defining requirements and delivery expectations and ensuring the suppliers project delivery team’s plans are aligned with our Jaguar Land Rover requirements.


Ensuring technical discussions between Jaguar Land Rover and the project delivery team are clearly articulated in both directions; our requirements are clearly understood and that the project delivery team’s responses and questions are both understood and responded to promptly. These technical discussions will cover all aspects of the automatic transmission from internal gearsets and clutches to software and calibration of these features.


As part of this role you’ll be in a long term International Service Placement and will be administered in accordance with the standard ISE policies. 




You’ll have a comprehensive knowledge of Powertrain systems and understanding of the Automatic Transmission system together with a relevant degree or equivalent experience.


In addition, you’ll have experience of or the ability to learn rig and vehicle diagnostic tool sets (ASL/ Corvus/ INCA/ CANalyzer); able to demonstrate high levels of motivation; and the ability to operate successfully within a supplier environment who are geographically remote from the main Jaguar Land Rover engineering teams.




Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.


Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.

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