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REQ ID: 90241
JOB TITLE: Quality Lead Engineer - Propulsion Software
SALARY: £41,600 - £50,000
POSTING END DATE: 30/06/2022
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.




This opportunity is to join our Calibration & Controls team which plays an integral role in quality resolution across our vehicle portfolio. We are looking for a Quality Lead Engineer to be the technical focal point for Quality within Calibration and Controls.


In this role you will interface with core team SMEs and ensure you work as a team to solve challenging problems. You will provide technical guidance and support on problem solving, Quality issue management planning, process development, application and alignment across the C&C Quality team. You will lead the Calibration and Controls Quality issue resolution delivery across all programs in your respective areas and are directly responsible for the D2 to D6 elements of the 8D process


You will play an active role in providing solutions to Powertrain issues with our vehicles post manufacture, using a variety of problem solving techniques and working cross functionally you will introduce quality improvements for our customers. This can be software solutions, manufacturing process improvements, hardware change or any other solution to ensure that our customers can maintain the best experience with our vehicles.




As a Quality Lead Engineer you will need to have demonstrable experience within the quality space and have a strong understanding of the 8D process. Ideally you will be Six Sigma trained to either Green or Black Belt level. You should feel comfortable leading projects and thrive solving challenging problems.


You should feel comfortable using calibration tools and techniques to aid you in data gathering, analysis and problem solving


Knowledge, Skills and Experience



  • Understand the principles of embedded automotive control (Incl Diagnostics and Networks)
  • Understanding of System verification methods
  • User of calibration toolset; Matlab, Simulink, INCA, AVL Creta, Diadem,
  • Experience working with complex embedded software strategies
  • Experience in data driven technical reporting
  • Good communication and presentation skills




  • Prior Vehicle level calibration and test experience preferred
  • Experienced in the principles of 6- sigma and 8D 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.

This role may offer the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At Jaguar Land Rover, hybrid working is a voluntary, non-contractual arrangement providing employees with more choice and flexibility around how, when and where they work, if suitable for their role. Further details can be discussed with the Hiring Manager at interview stage. 

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

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