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Subject Matter Expert (SME) Automatic Transmission Shift Strategy Engineer

Location: Coventry, GB

POSTED DATE: 13/02/2018

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POSTING END DATE: 09/03/2018
The successful candidate for the above role will retain their current employer, i.e. if you are a Jaguar employee you will continue to be administered on the Jaguar grading structure with the associated terms and conditions. If you are a Land Rover employee you will continue to be administered on the Land Rover grading structure with the associated terms and conditions."

 

Subject Matter Expert (SME) Automatic Transmission Shift Strategy Engineer 20404

 

LOCATION: West Midlands

 

This role is also eligible for other additional allowances to 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.

 

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.

The Automatic Transmission Toolset and Simulation Team (ATTS) is responsible for supporting the Automatic Transmissions Calibration department with the development of calibration data, simulation toolsets, processes and procedures for streamlining development and improving working relationships with transmission suppliers.

 

The Shift Strategy Subject Matter Expert (SME) will be one of Two SME’s in the team, leading the technical direction of our transmissions programmes. The current SME is focussed on Shift Quality.

 

A subject matter expert is considered the prime contact for technical leadership of their respective systems and components, driving engineering excellence into design progression through mentoring and consultation with the delivery engineering team.

 

WHAT YOU’LL NEED

We are looking for candidates with an appetite to fulfil this brief, either through existing expertise or to learn and expand current experience into an expert-level performance.  You should have a keen desire to extend current boundaries of knowledge and a resilient interest in customer-focussed attribute improvement.  You should be able to demonstrate a strong ability to investigate and interrogate functional systems to identify design weaknesses and optimisation paths.  A strong technical engineering background in automatic transmission shift strategy with a passion for high quality, accurate engineering is preferred.

It is essential you’ll have a  Degree and/or  have equivalent experience.

 

BENEFITS

Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you will find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team. As well as the impressive benefits that all our employees receive (including a privilege car purchase scheme, competitive pension scheme and 26 days holiday entitlement), there are some additional benefits open to our Managers. This includes access to our highly competitive Employee Car Ownership (ECO) scheme which provides a Jaguar, Land Rover or Ford brand car at extremely favourable cost compared to traditional company car lease schemes. In addition to the car scheme we provide private health cover (which includes travel insurance) and performance-related bonus schemes. 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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