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Lead Engineer - Body In White

Location: Coventry, GB

POSTED DATE: 16/04/2018

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LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwickshire

SALARY: £38000 - £47000

END DATE: 30/04/2018

This role is also eligible for other additional allowances base salary


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.




The Body in White 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.


As the Lead Engineer you’ll take on a project management role working within the Body In White (BIW) team, managing BIW prototype panel manufacture and ensuring that parts are delivered on time, to the correct quality standard. You'll develop the BIW prototype strategy for all major panels and be the single point of contact at BIW Process Chain meetings. In addition, you’ll be responsible for delivering the build activities through the lifecycle of the project.




Along with your experience and knowledge of BIW Design, Structures, and Panel Forming including Assembly and Manufacturing processes, you'll have also managed diverse teams and projects within these areas. Other essential requirements are experience of prototype manufacturing methods, as well as strong communication skills.




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 opportunities for all

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