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REQ ID: 38471
JOB TITLE: Senior Software Engineer
SALARY: £45,000 - £53,000
POSTING END DATE: 21/11/2019
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.





Leading JLRs push into Software Capability with respect to the Chassis Attributes team (Vehicle Dynamics and Off Road Capability).
Software development using MATLAB is a key component of our capability improvement framework. Software tool deployment is absolutely integral to the Chassis Attributes team. The Digital Engineering Team provide solutions to understand, process and visualise complex simulation and vehicle data.


The Role


The role will enable JLR to increase efficiency and robustness.  This is delivered by having common integrated software tools and a high degree of process automation, tailored to serve the needs of the engineering team within Chassis Attributes.  These tools exist to enable robust and rapid engineering decisions when delivering JLR products of the future.

The successful candidate will be an AGILE advocate and practitioner and will be responsible for task delivery in a SCRUM team. Ideally they will have experience in a formal programming language, ideally an object oriented language.


In your role you’ll:

•    Lead project delivery
•    Be responsible for creating and managing database structures
•    Be responsible for developing MATLAB toolboxes and processing functions
•    Ensure cross-functional requirements are integrated in to Centre of Competence delivery teams
•    Validate targets created in the strategy phase to ensure they can be delivered robustly


As the Senior Software Engineer you’ll manage priorities, identify issues and solutions using own initiative, coupled with a desire to make a difference and achieve results.

•    Highly experienced programmer (ideally MATLAB)
•    AGILE advocate and SCRUM practitioner
•    Demonstrable applied mathematics skill
•    Knowledge of OOP and TDD
•    Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
•    Degree or relevant equivalent experience preferred


It will be advantageous to have a strong understanding of the principles of Customer First and committed to delivering an outstanding customer experience and maintaining excellent customer relationships at all times.




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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