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REQ ID: 119579
JOB TITLE: Product Owner - Motion HIL Rigs
SALARY: £44,000 - £58,200 + Additions & Benefits
POSTING END DATE: 04/12/2023
LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwick, UK

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.




We are actively in pursuit of an accomplished Product Owner, poised to play a pivotal role in advancing our Motion HIL Rigs realm.


This individual will be instrumental in providing Product Ownership of the Virtual Test Platform, defining Epics/Features, and authoring Stories to oversee the Virtual Model in the Loop (MIL) and Hardware in the Loop (HIL) testing of Chassis systems.


Your mission? To solicit Software and Systems test requirements from customers and work with the HIL and Virtual Test architects to establish a test strategy that supports the design verification plan (DVP).


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities


  • Develop Test Strategies for emerging technologies
  • Ensure virtual tools and HIL rig coverage for future model changes
  • Ensure full preparation of test facility and/or test parts to enable effective and timely data delivery
  • Provide technical advice and guidance on the collection and measurement of data. To collate, manipulate and interpret data which will be used to inform engineering decisions
  • Oversee commissioning and acceptance testing of measurement equipment
  • To support continuous improvement activity to improve test efficiency and/or product quality
  • Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested




Knowledge, Skills and Experience


Essential – 


  • Technical expertise and experience of HIL rig test facility or virtual testing (e.g. MIL, SIL)
  • Experienced with virtual tools methods using MATLAB, Simulink, or HIL testing using dSpace tools or similar
  • Experience as a Product Owner
  • Experience within a Project Management realm
  • Ability to collect and summarise customer requirements and align work with strategic themes
  • Data analysis and reporting of test data
  • Knowledge of Chassis components that will interface with the test rigs
  • Educated to Degree level in a Systems, Mechanical, Electrical/Electronic or related field




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.


This role may offer the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At JLR, 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.


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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