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REQ ID: 73381
JOB TITLE: Bespoke Engineer
SALARY: £35,000 - £42,000
POSTING END DATE: 31/1/22
LOCATION: Fen End
 
Beyond Property, Purchasing, HR and IT, more than being part of our Finance or Marketing teams, beyond even Sales and Service, every role in every business area offers unique opportunities to make an impact on the future of mobility and the automotive industry.

 

THE OPPORTUNITY

Vehicle Personalisation is one pillar of the Jaguar Land Rover Special Operations division responsible for developing the strategy, product and process to deliver outstanding personalisation options for our customers. The Project Engineering role is based within the Interior CoC  in the Vehicle Personalisation Engineering team, responsible for a diverse group of products Commodity groups range from seats and headrests, to consoles, cockpit modules, treadplates, loadspace trim, etc. to support the development of Bespoke and Limited Edition Jaguar Landrover products.

 

Working with the SMEs, the LE will be responsible for understanding the initial requirements for a programme based on the vignette and then developing this into robust technical assumptions, eventually leading to the development and delivery of the commodities. The LE will be responsible for projects leading up to J1 + 90

 

This role offers the opportunity to work on a diverse commodity group, in a fast-paced environment, providing exposure to several manufacturing technologies and supplier groups. The CoC works across most Jaguar Landrover products, generating significant revenue and margin for the business. Self-motivated, dynamic engineers, who enjoy working on multiple commodities and programmes will be best suited for this role.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Liaise with Programme and Design teams in the initial development stages to develop concepts and take them through to launch
  • Develop RFQ Cost Packs and support sourcing
  • Generate Commodity Plans and manage suppliers
  • Generate IPL Technical and Cost assumptions and manage throughout programme
  • Identify technical solutions and suppliers
  • Design, Development and Release
  • Test and Validation
  • ESO and PSW
  • Launch support

 

WHAT YOU’LL NEED

We are keen to speak to people with the following skills and experience:

Essential

  • Degree in Engineering or comparable qualification.
  • Experience in component/system delivery and development of Body and Trim systems.
  • Knowledge of Digi-Buck / Vis-Mock-up / 3DLive
  • Good communication and presentation skills to all levels
  • Knowledge of PCDS and CCDS

 

Desirable:

  • Knowledge of Jaguar Landrover engineering release and change management systems.
  • Data analysis and PC skills including Excel, Word, Powerpoint
  • Experience of problem solving tools and able to lead problem resolution initiatives.
  • Experienced in WERS, AIMs, RMDV, APQP and PSW processes.

 

 

SO WHY US?

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.

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.

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.

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