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REQ ID: 119860
JOB TITLE: Application Lead Controls Engineer - Charging
SALARY: Competitive
POSTING END DATE: 04/12/2023
We’re re-examining our vehicles and what a vehicle means in the emerging world of automation, connectedness, electrification and the shared economy. New ideas, new technology, and new approaches to mobility are our business. Join a team of next generation thinkers.




We are looking an Application Lead Controls Engineer to join our Powertrain department and support development JLR highly integrated charging and battery management systems, you will have a chance to design, integrate and validate our in-house charging system software for our current and next generation of electrified vehicles.  


As an Application Lead Controls Engineer, you lead the design and delivery of our control algorithms and in-house software in the creation of our BMCM (Battery Management Control Module) to support JLRs exciting future product line up. 


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities: 

  • Create and provide concepts for control algorithms in coordination with our hardware and system teams. 

  • Create and run feature test cases at the vehicle level for the charging and control systems, as well as SiL, HiL, PiL, and MiL systems. 

  • Implementing and monitoring DV and Pass-Off-Test software for charging systems. 

  • Resolving software problems with charging systems (including out-of-process upgrades and quick prototype containment of faults). 

  • Developing software requirements and raising knowledge of MISRA C and Embedded Coder for the creation of production code requires cross-functional and cross-team collaboration. 

  • The creation of additional functionality, including bi-directional capabilities, by switching control algorithms to a mass-production standard for HV charging modules. 




  • Systems Engineering experience including understanding of Model-based systems engineering (MBSE) with MATLAB and Simulink 

  • Experience delivering embedded software in a real time control environment. 

  • Experience in development of robust control algorithms, converting high-level requirements into control code;  

  • Knowledge of quality tools to assist in the development of robust algorithms. 

  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and written, with the ability to quickly understand and articulate complex issues. 

  • Strong systems thinking and analytical 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 JLR the perfect place to continue your journey.


This role may offer the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At JLR, hybrid working is a voluntary, non-contractual arrangement providing employees with more choice and flexibility around how, when and where they work, if suitable for their role. Further details can be discussed with the Hiring Manager at interview stage. 


Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications before the stated deadline if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible.


JLR is committed to equal opportunity for all.


At JLR we are passionate about our people. They are at the heart of our business. We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture that is representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work, and reach their full potential.


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