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REQ ID: 72331
JOB TITLE: Senior Solution Architect
SALARY: Competitive
POSTING END DATE: 31/10/2021
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.


As a Senior Solution Architect, you’ll be part of the On-Board Vehicle Architecture Chapter. You’ll be responsible for the coordination of architecture, interfaces and requirements activities and the resolution of technical delivery issues.

Day to day, you’ll be supporting the software development of the solution architecture for a system or a group of products. You’ll be working with the architects from the other squads to ensure interfaces are well defined and dependencies between the squads are clear and resolve architectural or development issues. You’ll be active in the management and mitigation of technical risks, ensuring that the requirements can be realistically delivered by the underlying technology components.

You’ll have the opportunity to be involved in the development of the future of automotive and will be influential in the development of the Software platform and features for Jaguar Land Rover vehicles across the range


Key responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting product roadmap creation and strategy development
  • Being accountable for the technical excellence of technology solutions delivered across the enterprise
  • Support and guidance of the solution delivery teams to develop solutions in line with architectural development documentation
  • Overseeing and supporting the assessment of solution excellence to core KPI’s as well as independently rating and assessing solutions
  • Maximising value from solutions through technical sustainability, longevity, and reusability
  • Supporting stakeholders across the business with the setup of delivery teams.
  • Managing multiple projects and overseeing these




As the senior solution architect, you will have experience of system requirement analysis. You will have experience with UML or SysML for systems of software design. You will have the ability to communicate technical design concepts to business and technical stakeholders. You will hold a Relevant degree or equivalent experience.


  • Strong IT solution architecture delivery experience
  • Ability to analyse and resolve complex hardware and software interrelated issues
  • Ability to provide realistic and executable project-related technical estimations
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills




  • Experience in working on embedded system platforms
  • Cloud architecture knowledge
  • Working knowledge of C++ or React
  • Ability to plan and organise a team of engineers








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.




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.


Jaguar Land Rover has long pushed the boundaries of technology. Now digital innovation lies at the heart of our business – because it is central to our future strategy. We are focused on the development of electric, connected and driverless cars that will reshape the whole industry. Joining us is your chance to help redefine who we are and where we’re going.

Find out more about working here in our JLR Life Blog:

We look after our employees by offering a host of benefits and investing in their talent through award-winning training.


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