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REQ ID: 111597
JOB TITLE: CAE Integration Lead
SALARY: Competitive
We’re re-examining our vehicles and what a vehicle means in the emerging world of automation, connectedness, electrification and the shared economy. New ideas, new technology, and new approaches to mobility are our business. Join a team of next generation thinkers.




As part of the Product Engineering’s Powertrain function as an CAE Integration Lead Engineer, you will play a critical role in the development of next generation products.  You will have the opportunity to support a team in the development of Propulsion Units & Powertrain Systems through the delivery of CAE analysis and virtual processes.  This role will focus on the execution of the virtual DVP to support design development and gateway readiness.  You will possess a strong technical project delivery background and an understanding of CAE techniques and processes, with particular focus on electrified Powertrains.  You will work with the Powertrain team across a variety of attributes and disciplines within the CAE Chapter.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:


•    Responsible for the virtual DVP, creation, planning and execution through the full programme life cycle
•    Ensure analysis tasks are delivered at the appropriate time and with the appropriate quality through an Agile delivery framework
•    Ensure all analysis results & recommendations are successfully integrated into the product design
•    Advise Chapter leads and developers of programme assumptions, priorities & important project developments
•    Ensure quality of analysis through efficient data management and control of model inputs – e.g. CAD/NGD
•    Present CAE status and lead formal reporting at all levels of the organisation
•    Support physical DV and align correlation, instrumentation and test-based issue resolution activities
•    Ensure visibility of all programme & technical issues and lead issue resolution activities to completion
•    Act as key point of contact for the CAE team with all stakeholders, including design squads, vehicle teams and across multiple CoC’s


Knowledge, Skills and Experience :


•    Proven background in project management and task planning in an engineering/CAE environment
•    Understanding of Powertrain system design & analysis and of the key design challenges, with focus on electrified commodities – e.g. HV battery, Electric Drive Units, Power Electronic Systems.
•    Understanding of Powertrain attributes and interpreting analysis results from the associated CAE methods – e.g. 1D/3D CFD, Structural NVH, Durability & Abuse, System Analysis, Multi-Body Dynamics to support key attributes Durability, NVH, Electro-Thermo-Fluids, Safety, Efficiency, Performance, Driveability, Emissions etc.
•    Strong attention to detail and a rigorous approach to problem solving & data management
•    Excellent presentation and communications skills
•    Effective team member, highly proactive, self-motivated, demonstrating personal drive and initiative, with flexibility to manage multiple tasks within a broad-ranging role
•    Tool knowledge (preferred): DS 3DX, Jira, Microsoft Office


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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