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REQ ID:       39236
JOB TITLE: CAE Engineer (MathWorks Specialist)
SALARY:     £45,000 - £53,000
LOCATION: Coventry


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.





Our vehicles are admired and desired across the world for luxurious design and outstanding engineering. Driving them is an incredible experience; being the ideas and expertise behind their creation is even more exhilarating. Being part of our Engineering and Manufacturing team you'll join this journey.


We are looking for experienced engineers to join us to deliver robust software tools to support modelling and simulation activities and so enhance the capabilities and efficiency of our CAE teams. Working as part of the Digital Engineering Capability team you will collaborate with the full range of Jaguar Land Rover’s CAE experts to drive the wider adoption of digital tools and reduce dependence on physical testing.


As a CAE Engineer within Digital Engineering Capability, you will be responsible for:

  • Enhancing the capabilities of our existing database application to enable efficient sharing and use of consistent engineering data throughout the CAE and more general engineering community.
  • The overall management and enhancement of Jaguar Land Rover’s existing in-house MATLAB ‘App Store’ which is used to distribute MATLAB based engineering applications across the Product Engineering function.
  • Maximising utilisation of MathWorks toolset, including several centrally owned engineering applications and toolboxes.
  • Furthermore, you will help to support best practice development of in-house engineering applications and tools across the Jaguar Land Rover’s tool author community.




As this position is within Digital Engineering Capability, the successful candidate will have comprehensive experience and expertise of MathWorks MATLAB toolset with demonstrable skills in a relevant programming language, e.g. Python, C, C++. You will also possess experience in software development best practice including OOP, software architecture design, change management, unit testing / continuous integration.


You will also have:

  • Ability to articulate technically complex ideas and challenges.
  • Experience in delivering engineering or analytical projects.
  • Experience of related CAE simulation toolsets, e.g. Simulink and CarMaker etc.





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.


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.


Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.







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