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REQ ID: 122986
JOB TITLE: Calibration Subject Matter Expert - Gasoline OBD II
SALARY: £46,810 - £57,000


POSTING END DATE:  22/07/2024

LOCATION: Coventry

JLR is harnessing technology to make driving smarter, safer and cleaner. You can help create a world in which responsible, sustainable vehicles revolutionise the driving experience for generations. Our vision is to leverage the incredible potential of technology to build vehicles that not only offer a premium, all-encompassing digital experience, but that also make our customers lives better.




Are you an expert in OBD II calibration and are motivated by automotive innovation? If so, JLR is seeking a credible OBD Calibration Subject Matter Expert (SME).


At JLR, we're at the forefront of electrified powertrain applications, and you can be a part of this exciting journey. As an OBD Calibration SME, you'll work alongside talented colleagues, Subject Matter Experts, and Product Owners to shape the future of automotive technology. Our collaborative culture fosters innovation and growth, offering opportunities for professional development and career advancement. 


If you're ready to make a significant impact in the automotive industry and contribute to innovative solutions, apply now and join us at JLR!  


Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities 


  • Act as the Subject Matter Expert for Gasoline Aftertreatment (AFR, CSERS, O2/NOx Sensors), Fuelpath/Purge OBD II, driving best practices and processes for end-to-end calibration delivery. 

  • Develop Books of Knowledge (BoK) for the Chapter and your sub-attribute SME area, sharing best practices within and across Chapters. 

  • Lead the calibration and validation of OBD II engine software to meet legal, service, and departmental requirements for current and future JLR engine applications. 

  • Deliver components of Gasoline OBD calibration, ensuring full validation and robustness sign-off. 

  • Develop a comprehensive set of OBD II standards and targets through optimized calibrations to meet departmental and legislative requirements for all markets. 

  • Collaborate with calibration engineers/developers to ensure calibration maturity aligns with submissions, on time, and in accordance with Calibration and Validation Processes. 




  • Expert level knowledge of OBDII calibration and controls in the areas of Gasoline Aftertreatment (AFR, CSERS, O2/NOx Sensors), Fuelpath/Purge OBD II, and Diagnostic Core, with an understanding of OBM interactions for


  • Expert level knowledge of PCM supplier mechanizations and experience using ETAS INCA/MDA and AVL CRETA engineering tools. 

  • Familiarity with OBD Demonstration testing to meet certification sign-off requirements. 

  • Competency in issue resolution methodology and application (e.g., 8D). 

  • Experience in failure mode avoidance with demonstrable knowledge of FMA processes. 






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. 


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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