LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwickshire
POSTING END DATE: 05/10/2018
ADVERTISED SALARY: £40,000 - £50,000
Dreaming for tomorrow is about more than ideas and ambitions. We’re already building the next generation of vehicles, using repurposed and brand-new technology and techniques. We’re doing more than dream, we’re creating the future of mobility and automotive for years to come.
Electric vehicles are a massive part of the entire automotive industry’s future and Jaguar Land Rover are breaking the mould to ensure we’re at the forefront of this exciting new technology. We’re committed to this much cleaner way of powering vehicles and we’re currently planning for a future where batteries and other electrical technologies are at the heart of our products. This is why we’re hiring electrification experts to help us achieve our vision.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Joining our Powertrain Engineering team, which delivers the ‘driving force’ within our vehicles, you key focus will be the delivery of high voltage battery systems across an range of exciting and daring vehicle electrification projects, from conceptualisation and programme start all the way through to manufacturing.
You’ll be ensuring compatibility of battery hardware and control systems for each build phase, managing requirements and verification, and tracking the status of system plans, vehicle build support, and fault diagnosis.
You’ll also be delivering batteries and systems to vehicles across product lifecycles, managing battery system requirements and component structures, creating battery system hardware and control plans, and ensuring compatibility across all system deliverables.
· Delivering high voltage battery systems into our next generation of exciting vehicles
· Ensuring compatibility and tracking and managing issues
· Delivering battery systems across product lifecycles
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
Ideally, you’ll join us from an automotive, defence, aerospace, industrial systems, or similar background, bringing proven experience of systems delivery on complex and safety critical engineering projects. You’ll understand requirements management and decomposition, and you’ll have experience of system / technical issue resolution, management and processes, and the development of verification and validation plans.
Knowledge of vehicle, powertrain, electrification systems, and functional safety processes
(to ISO 26262 standard) is desirable, as is exposure to 8D or similar fault resolution
processes, fault diagnosis tools, and / or software and network architectures.
· A background in automotive or similar
· Experience of delivering complex, safety-critical engineering projects
· Knowledge of system / technical issue resolution
· An understanding of vehicle, powertrain, or electrification systems
If you feel that your skills and career goals are in line with these requirements, then please begin your application to progress to the next step.
SO WHY US?
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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