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REQ ID: 120911
JOB TITLE: EM Simulation Engineer
SALARY: £42,400 - £56,100
LOCATION: Gaydon  


An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. JLR is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.




The Electromagnetic (EM) Simulation Team is responsible for developing and implementing virtual optimisation of installed antenna and cable/component placement on JLR vehicles. This includes autonomous radar technology, connected car antennas and EMC arising from high speed networks and electrification.


In this role you will leverage 3D Finite Element Analysis and ray-tracing EM simulation tools to maximise connectivity of JLR vehicles. You will develop full vehicle simulation models and tests to aid in the design and packaging of antenna systems at vehicle concept stage and support Electromagnetic Compatibility problem resolution when required.

Key accountabilities and responsibilities


As an EM Simulation Engineer you will deliver vehicle level antenna and cable simulation models, providing clear reporting of analysis results and recommendations to allow development of parts or change in packaging strategy. In doing so you will work closely with component teams and provide technical leadership to troubleshoot arising RF problems.


Other day to days of the EM simulation engineer include developing new workflows and improvements on existing EM Simulation Projects. As well as communicating complex technical information to all levels of leadership in a clear and concise manner to aide issue resolution.


You will have an opportunity to work across projects to enable lifelong learning so that you can be the best version of you.



As well as having a passion for our world class products, you will possess the following skills and experience:


  • Practical experience of using EM simulation tools such as DS CST STUDIO SUITE, Altair FEKO or equivalent
  • A comprehensive understanding of antenna theory and RF measurement techniques
  • A working knowledge of simulation and optimisation techniques relating to antenna or EMC performance
  • A fundamental understanding of electromagnetic compatibility.




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 JLR 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.


JLR is committed to equal opportunity for all.


At JLR 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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