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REQ ID: 72602
JOB TITLE: Function Developer Lead
SALARY: £43000-£48,000
POSTING END DATE: 31/12/2021
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.


Develop and deliver a set of key high voltage (HV) Controls and operating mode functions, including shaping the strategy for the development of control functions within the department. This role will provide technical leadership to deliver core functions and to embed best practice in everything we do by developing methods, processes and tools. Timely delivery of efficient and adequate control functions to achieve the required attribute vehicle targets. High quality documentation and demonstrable adherence to local and industry standard processes (e.g. ASPICE)

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Lead the development of high voltage (HV) Controls and operating mode functions including future vision, architecture development, delivery of model-based design, test methods and documentation.  
  • Lead the testing of the SW components within the MATLAB MIL environment to deliver high quality models to the SW team.
  • Lead resolution of issues within key high voltage (HV) Controls and operating mode functions to ensure robust launch of products and respond to the feedback from the calibration team.
  • Contribute to the development of tools and methodologies to support the development of supervisory control systems


As the Function Developer Lead, you will have good relevant experience of working in Powertrain controls and software. Previous experience of working in a controls and calibration position in modelling complex systems, ideally vehicle and/or Powertrain systems. To hold a formal qualification such as degree within Software, Controls, Systems engineering or within a similar subject.


  • MIL/SIL Testing in MATLAB
  • Experience in developing control systems using MATLAB/ Simulink and Embedded coder
  • Should have good understanding of AUTOSAR architecture and working experience in configuring Simulink models to AUTOSAR compatible


  • Requirements management in IBM DOORS and Dassault TRM. Task Management in RTC and JIRA
  • Experience of INCA and MDA, Vehicle networks, Logging and debugging on vehicles and rigs
  • Delivery of Engineering and or analytical projects preferably within the automotive industry





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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