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REQ ID: 72359
JOB TITLE: Chassis & Wheels Engineer
SALARY: 35,000 - 40,000
POSTING END DATE: 31/1/22
LOCATION: Gaydon
 
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.

 

THE OPPORTUNITY

Vehicle Personalisation is one pillar of the Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations division responsible for developing the strategy, product and process to deliver outstanding personalisation options for our customers.

 

The purpose of this role is to work on the design, development, testing and introduction of Chassis systems and commodities. The role will also deliver the commodity plan to quality, cost and time and lead on the technical content and integrity of specific components and systems across specific programmes.              

 

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Deliver the commodity plan to quality, cost and time, including maintaining the Worldwide Engineering Release System
  • Deliver the Engineering Advanced Product Quality Planning deliverables
  • Assist in the Management of Change Requests, expenditure forecasting and the relevant supplier teams in support of delivery of the programme milestones
  • Work on vehicle test plans, including detailed planning of test and development stages through to sign off and support Engineering test teams with rectification of issues
  • Assist in the resolution of issues with component engineering and vehicle attribute teams to develop designs that meet targets
  • Ensure all appropriate Jaguar Land Rover standards are met through-out design maturation
  • Provide input into new feature development
  • Ensure all programme design solutions meet:
  • Programme targets for cost and weight
  • Legal regulations and Requirements Management & Design Verification documentation
  • Optical Quality and Premium Consumer Product Audit requirements
  • Keep all Module documentation up to date including meeting minutes
  • Quality history and bill of design
  • Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested

 

WHAT YOU’LL NEED

Essential:

  • Previous experience of managing resolution of business, technical and process issues
  • A good working knowledge of product creation & delivery, change control and product definition
  • Degree qualified or equivalent experience preferred  

Desirable:

  • Previous experience within engineering or programme planning departments
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with strong influencing and engagement skills
  • An individual with the ability to challenge existing thinking in a positive way whilst building credibility and trust through experience and personal style

 

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.

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.

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