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REQ ID: 37068
JOB TITLE: Senior STA Engineer
SALARY: Base salary 1675€ per month, depending on your experience and skills, yearly bonus 0-15% (paid year)


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.


Base salary 1675€ per month, depending on your experience and skills, yearly bonus 0-15% (paid yearly) and 13th salary.


This function is in place to provide support for supplier quality issues on site, liase with the supplier and the wider STA team. It offers technical and problem solving to support in improving supplier performance in current model activities.



  • Support Shift Engineers / Line Inspectors in order to respond to supplied parts quality concerns as they arise,  driving containment of issues within 24hrs and to achieve 8D problem resolution to D8 (or D6 minimum) within 60 days. (as per JLR QOS 055)
  • In conjunction with the Supplier Performance Management team (Supply Assurance and Supplier Management), escalate suppliers using the corporately recognised supplier escalation process, who do not respond appropriately to an issue/s in a timely and robust manner. (JLR QOS 088)
  • STA Launch Engineer only : Implement the High Impact Supplier Launch Challenge process for those suppliers that have recorded significant / repeat quality issues during pre build activities within plant.
  • Establish a robust partnership with JLR’s 3rd Party Containment Company, ensuing safe working practices, quality of and robustness of reworks and containments.
  • Support and drive supplier related gate hold and Stop Ship activities.
  • Responsible for creating and delivering Build Audit (such as WCPA) sufficiency plans and reporting the process out at senior meetings.
  • SPQ engineer only : Supporting the weekly Incoming Supplier Quality Management meeting escalating Supplier Quality concerns where appropriate
  • Key point of contact and leader in allocated Supplier Quality Concerns within the manufacturing facility.
  • Partners with cross functional teams to root cause and problem solve complex quality concerns.
  • Pursue productive relationships with internal stakeholder and supplier represenatives to drive robust problem resolution and ensure all escalated supplier manufacturing process releated issues are resolved in a timely manner



  • Previous experience in manufacturing or engineering roles
  • A proven track record in a manufacturing or technical environment
  • Broad experience of managing external stakeholder and supplier relationsip management
  • Excellent stakeholder management and relationship skills and experience
  • Able to manage and execute complex projects on time
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to converse at all levels of the organisation and with external suppliers/customers
  • Relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred
  • Experienced problem solver and strong advocate of Lean manufacturing
  • STA Launch Engineer only : Previous experience in project introduction




Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career working with a world-class team in state-of-the-art facilities.  We offer a competetive salary and a performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.  


Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.






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