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REQ ID: 76424
JOB TITLE: Module Lead - EDS
SALARY: £45,000-£50,000
POSTING END DATE: 09/12/2021
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.




The purpose of this role is to coordinate the design, development, testing and introduction of EDSE components within the Engine and EDU Systems Sub-system. The role requires the individual to deliver the commodity plan to quality, cost and time and lead on the technical content and integrity of specific components across Engine Programmes.

Key accountabilities and responsibilities:


The engineer will be assigned responsibility for EDSE systems. For those components / that sub-system they will be responsible for the following where applicable:

•    Ownership of core Design Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (DFMEA), including related documents (e.g. boundary and interface analysis).
•    Development / management of engineering requirements / design rules / test cases / test procedures
•    Generation of concepts, detailed design and component specifications
•    Completion of Design Review By Failure Mode (DRBFM)
•    Liaison with key suppliers to develop technology roadmap and support standards development and issue resolution.
•    Benchmarking of new technology in literature and competitors’ products through supplier presentations, teardown activities, in-house research projects and review of publications, conference proceedings and other public domain sources.
•    Root cause analysis and resolution of issues during development / launch / in production using 8D / Six Sigma Methodology




●    Good technical understanding of EDS sub-system / component design and operating principles. 
●    Experience of managing resolution of business, technical and process issues within a Project Team environment, including with Tier 1 suppliers.
●    Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with strong influencing, presentation and reporting skills to support supplier and management reviews.
●    Degree qualified or equivalent experience.


  • Experience of EDSE sub-system / component design / development.
  • A good working knowledge of product creation & delivery, product definition and change management processes.


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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