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Engineer - Door Mechanisms, Body In White , Hinge & Check Arm

Location: Coventry, GB

POSTED DATE: 08/12/2017

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LOCATION: Gaydon Warwickshire

SALARY: £31,500 - £40,000

END DATE: 04/12/2017


An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.




This team is one of the most experienced of its type in the UK, and has the knowledge and talent to hold its own against the best body engineers anywhere in the world. From iconic body styling to interior detail, from doors and windows to whole cabin systems, everything about our vehicles has to be perfect. It is what customers expect from a luxury brand. It's what this team makes happen. Join them, and you’ll help us to stay at the forefront of vehicle innovation and research, and to build on our position as a highly competitive brand in a highly competitive marketplace.


The department has complete responsibility for the design and development of all Jaguar and Land Rover interior and exterior systems from concept design through to volume production. With an increasing emphasis on virtual development techniques, the department utilises advanced CAD and CAE to support the product development process.


A role within Body Engineering involves working with a wide range of materials and construction techniques, challenging functional and cost targets and significant liaison with all internal areas of our business as well as external component and system suppliers.


This exciting role would suit an ambitious Mechanical Engineer who is looking to develop their career at Jaguar Land Rover. You’ll support the Group Leader on projects within the Body-in-White, Hinge, and Check groups to meet program design solutions including quality, cost, timing and weight. You’ll review design verification, optical quality, and premium customer product requirements in line with pre-defined targets and engineering gateways.




You will be an experienced Mechanical Engineer with knowledge of commodity design and development environments. Ideally, you’ll have existing experience of Door Mechanisms, Hinge and Check, or Body-in-White within automotive or another technical industry. Knowledge of Kinematics and CATIA V5 experience is beneficial.




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.


Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.

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