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REQ ID: 104357
JOB TITLE: Base Calibration Engineer
SALARY: 33100 43000
LOCATION: Coventry
Jaguar Land Rover is harnessing technology to make driving smarter, safer and cleaner. You can help create a world in which responsible, sustainable vehicles revolutionise the driving experience for generations. Our vision is to leverage the incredible potential of technology to build vehicles that not only offer a premium, all-encompassing digital experience, but that also make our customers lives better.


What To Expect


This exciting Calibration Engineer role will allow the individual to work on the most prestigious vehicles at Jaguar Land Rover. The individual will be undertaking calibration to better understand emissions, driveability and mapping. The purpose of this role is to deliver base calibration activities for current and future combustion engines and technologies that will form a fundamental part of Jaguar Land Rover’s exciting future electrified powertrain applications journey.


You will support the development of calibration methodologies and tools. In doing so, minimising time to market and reducing the requirement of actual experimental tests.


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities


  • Calibration of base engine software to meet worldwide requirements for JLR current and future engine applications

  • Deliver components of the engine base calibration (Air path, Fuel path, CSSRE, Ignition Path, Torque model etc), including validation and robustness

  • Vehicle and Testbed based testing and calibration development

  • Deliver to a comprehensive set of targets through detailed / optimised calibrations to meet the overall applications attributes

  • Work under guidance of the Product Owner and Leads in identifying priorities and tasks during Sprint Planning and Reviews


What You’ll Need




  • Familiarity with running base engine testbeds and understanding of base engine control parameters

  • Knowledge of Base Engine calibration and controls, ideally to a detailed level in one or more specific field

  • Demonstration of ability to deliver a field of electronic controls systems

  • Experience using ETAS INCA/MDA engineering tools

  • Experience of Vehicle based calibration delivery

  • Knowledge of the latest legislation requirements




  • Experience and knowledge of the engineering principles to develop and specify test procedures and equipment necessary to conduct base engine calibration activities

  • Experience with developing calibrations using Engine Testbed, PIL and VIL

  • Experience of Environmental testing both in field and in simulated conditions

  • Understanding of interactions between engine calibration, Engine/PTSE hardware and vehicle sub-systems.





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.


This role may offer the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At Jaguar Land Rover, hybrid working is a voluntary, non-contractual arrangement providing employees with more choice and flexibility around how, when and where they work, if suitable for their role. Further details can be discussed with the Hiring Manager at interview stage. 


Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications before the stated deadline if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible.


Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.


At Jaguar Land Rover, we are passionate about our people. They are at the heart of our business. We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture that is representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work, and reach their full potential.


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