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Lead Engineer - Safety Components

Location: Coventry, GB

POSTED DATE: 07/12/2017

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LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwickshire

SALARY: £38,000 - £47,000

END DATE: 04/01/2018


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.


As Lead Engineer for Safety Components you'll develop advanced feature strategies and define safety components in a unique and evolving department within Body Engineering. You'll define strategies for airbags, seat belts, and steering wheels, and you'll be exposed to a variety of components, systems, suppliers and functions driving robustness and quality into the safety components team.


The Cabin and Safety Systems department has complete responsibility for the design and development of Jaguar Land Rover interior cabin and safety systems from concept design through to volume production. You'll be responsible the technical assumptions, cost, quality and weight are compatible with design, engineering and attribute teams.




You'll have some Vehicle Safety knowledge and will have knowledge of airbags, seatbelts, or steering wheels as a safety component and system. Experience of working on component projects is essential, whether that is within automotive or another similar technical industry, such as aerospace. Experience of CAD or CAE is desirable




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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