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REQ ID: 72701
JOB TITLE: HIL Engineer
SALARY: £33,100 - £40,000
POSTING END DATE: 31/08/2022
LOCATION: Gaydon
 
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.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT

 

Working as a key member of the HiL rig test team this role will support the build and maintenance of propulsion system hardware-in-the-loop rigs. This role is key to developing and increasing our rig test capability for our current and future propulsion systems. This is a great opportunity to work in a dynamic and agile team working across multiple functions of the propulsion system.

 

Key Performance Indicators

 

  • Reduction in powertrain control system related quality issues
  • Increase in powertrain software test throughput (Enabled by capable and reliable HiL facility)
  • Increase in traditional vehicle tests being carried out in a HiL environment
  • Reduction in manual effort required to develop automated test scripts (aligning HiL model design with automation processes)

 

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

 

The development of new HiL test facilities to support engine, transmission, driveline, power electronics and inverter control units. This would be achieved through; Project management, Hardware procurement and harness design, HiL model design and implementation, Commissioning, Sign off and training for end-users.

You will also work on the development and update of plant models to support new and existing HiL facilities, the day-to-day support for rig users. As well as the maintenance of existing HiL test facilities with wiring and model updates.

 

WHAT YOU’LL NEED

 

Essential:

  • Matlab/Simulink
  • dSPACE RCP & HiL
  • Understanding of real-time capable plant models for modern electrified vehicle architectures

 

Desirable:

  • Experience with IPG CarMaker for real-time platforms
  • Vector Tools for network monitoring
  • Experience working in an agile team

 

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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