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REQ ID: 68351
JOB TITLE: Surfacing Lead Engineer
SALARY: £45,000 - £50,000
POSTING END DATE: 07/12/2021


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.






This role is within the Interior Surfacing group. As a Surfacing Lead Engineer, you will be part of a team working alongside experienced surfacing lead engineers under the direction of a manager.  You will liaise between Design and Engineering as you deliver key interior components and assemblies on time to surfacing timing schedules adhering to design intent and engineering and manufacturing requirements.  You will be expected to have ICEM skills that enable you to produce world class levels in your geometry output, meeting specified quality targets and sharing skills with junior team members whilst benchmarking best in class craftmanship solutions.

Key accountabilities and responsibilities:


•    To digitally model interior components and assemblies using ICEM Surf delivering feasible data on time that achieves design intent.
•    To deliver best in class optical quality solutions dealing with conflict between design, engineering and manufacturing.
•    Show expertise in CAD design to control the shape and highlights of the vehicle interiors.
•    Work with inhouse and external resource to deliver CAD design to specified quality standards.
•    Be responsible for the accurate construction of the CAD to any given task and challenge and for it’s release into the PLM system



•    Expert knowledge of surface geometry construction (software other than ICEM Surf considered)
•    Proven communication skills
•    Passion for Design and eye for detail
•    Knowledge of using a PLM system and the authoring and storage of part geometry
•    Relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred



•    CATIA V5/V6 knowledge & TCE system experience 
•    Confident user of Microsoft Office applications; notably PowerPoint, Excel and Word
•    VRED knowledge
•    Good understanding of Optical Quality process.




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.


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