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REQ ID: Software Project Engineer
JOB TITLE: Software Project Engineer
SALARY: £35,000 - £40,000
POSTING END DATE: 31/01/2022
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.




Are you passionate about new technologies and pioneering engineering?

Would you like to be part of a dynamic team, overseeing quality and delivery of cross carline Powertrain Software? In this role you’ll get exposure to powertrain innovations, support supplier commercial agreements and work alongside engineering teams in securing robust delivery of propulsion software led technologies.


Propulsion Software Group supports Jaguar Land Rover’s objective of delivering clean and efficient products to our customers. Our team works alongside internal and external software teams who develop and deploy control software, maximising the benefits of new propulsion technologies through a short time to market. Our team ensures the delivery of unique industry leading features happens within set targets for cost and quality. 


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities


As a Software Project Lead, you will contribute to the development of tools and methodologies to support the delivery of Propulsion features, support implementation of organisational and management process measurements, and ensure the Propulsion Integration teams are enabled to track SW progress throughout full development cycle, monitoring the capability and performance of supplier(s).




The ideal candidate will be an individual with a customer first mind-set who is easy to do business with and makes people feel special, driven to deliver experiences that are personalised, transparent and dependable. They will be an individual, who is able to work independently and in a team, is results driven, demonstrating tenacity, drive and perseverance with the ability to deliver operational plans in a complex, highly demanding environment.


Knowledge, Skills and Experience




  • Data Analysis Skills (Excel, Pivot Tables)

  • Knowledge of System and/or Software product life cycle and design principles

  • Experience using Configuration Management and Change Management Tools

  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills

  • Strong self-management skills

  • Experience working to a quality process, aligned to standards such as ASPICE or CMMI




  • Power Query, M-Language

  • Programming / Scripting skills (eg. Python, VBA, Batch, DXL, etc)

  • Agile framework

  • Experience in delivering (or quality monitoring of a delivery) of embedded control systems (or software)

  • Experience of working with suppliers & customers, both internal and external



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. #tec


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.


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

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