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PHEV Lead Battery Engineer

Location: Coventry, GB

POSTED DATE: 14/11/2017

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POSTING END DATE: 28/11/2017

ADVERTISED SALARY: £35,000 - £45,000

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.

LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwickshire

WHAT TO EXPECT

Using state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll provide the power behind our vehicles working in our Powertrain Engineering team. You'll find the ideal balance between performance and sustainability, while responding to the environmental issues that shape our industry.

As Lead Engineer, you’ll coordinate the design, development, testing, and introduction of new Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) or Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) battery packs. You’ll be required to deliver the commodity plan to quality, cost, and time, and lead on the technical content and integrity of the battery pack. You’ll manage component and vehicle test plans, including detailed planning of test and development stages through to sign off and support engineering test teams with rectification of issues. Finally, you’ll also manage Change Request, expenditure forecasting, and the relevant Jaguar Land Rover and supplier teams in support of delivery of the programme milestones.

WHAT YOU’LL NEED

With a passion for the automotive industry, you’ll need a thorough understanding of automotive project management and experience in root cause analysis techniques (e.g. Six Sigma, 5 Whys, Fishbone, 8D etc). In addition to this, you’ll have experience with component deliver through product quality planning, production approval process, and worldwide engineering release system. Finally, an ability to manage a significant budget with both internal departments and suppliers is required.

BENEFITS

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.

Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you will find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team. Our employees have access to a privilege car purchase scheme, membership of a competitive pension plan, performance related bonus scheme and 26 days holiday entitlement. 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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