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REQ ID: 75056
JOB TITLE: Senior Software & Controls Engineer
SALARY: Competitive
POSTING END DATE: 31/05/2022
LOCATION: Warwick/Fen End


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.




In this role, you will be expected to specify, develop and deliver a comprehensive and aligned strategy for the Software and Controls team within the SV Propulsion department.


This role will work on utilising best practices, methods, standards, processes, people and organisation, hardware and software tools in order to deliver software for SV Propulsion programmes.


 You will also be require to derive, develop and cascade Software requirements. In this role, you can expect to support the delivery of software and calibrations for SVO Propulsion projects and manage software delivery via the Core powertrain engineering team or Tier 1 suppliers. 




As a Software & Controls Engineer, you will ensure capable, robust and documented methods across all attributes and systems - aiding robust and optimised design. As well as this, you will have an impact on the development of tools and methodologies to support the calibration and validation processes of the propulsion control system within SVO.


You will also be accountable for the development of capable, efficient, standardised and automated simulation processes, work on ensuring Jaguar Land Rover SVO has capable, effective and sustainable software and hardware component tools to support the calibration and Propulsion Calibration & Control systems and test data acquisition, management and automated reporting.


As a successful candidate, you can expect to provide test automation capability for HiL and SiL environments and work on the creation and maintenance of project documentation.


Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities:



  • Knowledge of Powertrain calibration and controls, ideally to a detailed level
  • Experience of modelling complex systems, ideally vehicle and/or Powertrain systems
  • Relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred
  • Experience of managing a tier 1 supplier to deliver software functionality.
  • MHEV/PHEV/BEV software / calibration and system level understanding



  • MHEV/PHEV/BEV software / calibration and system level experience
  • Matlab, Simulink and Simulink Projects, Excel.
  • Experience of AVL MoBEO, CAMEO, Cruise and GT Power, ETAS Intecrio, Flow and INCA, programming (Python C, C++), MS Visual Studio and scripting skills
  • Delivery of Engineering and or analytical projects preferably within the automotive industry
  • Experience of solving complex technical issues using a structured approach with the ability to identify areas for improvement




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.


This role may offer the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At Jaguar Land Rover, 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.


Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.


At Jaguar Land Rover, 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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We look after our employees by offering a host of benefits and investing in their talent through award-winning training.


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