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REQ ID: 76675
JOB TITLE: System Architect
SALARY: 45,000 - 50,000
Jaguar Land Rover 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.

 What to Expect:


The role of System Architect will be within the Driver Modes team, forming part of the Chassis & Motion Control Systems section of Chassis Engineering. The team provides control system and software design and development expertise for existing and future chassis related features such as Terrain Response, Auto Terrain Response and Adaptive Surface Response. 


This role is for a highly motivated engineer to lead a small team responsible for the development, electrical integration and delivery of Chassis Driver Modes Systems.  This includes customer facing distributed vehicle systems such as Terrain Response and Auto Terrain Response.


Key accountabilities and responsibilities:

The System Architect will lead a small team in the development and electrical integration of driver mode systems.  This includes integration of the driver modes features onto new vehicle platforms, interfacing with the networks, infotainment, CCF and switchgear teams to deliver an integrated solution to each vehicle.  You will work closely with system engineers to update and improve existing systems and architectures.  You will need to carry out requirements analysis and decomposition, development and execution of validation process and associated simulation environments.


What you'll need: 


The ideal candidate will have a customer first mindset who is easy to do business with and makes people feel special, driven to deliver experiences that are personalised, transparent and dependable.   You will also need to be results driven with the ability to deliver operational plans in a highly demanding environment


Knowledge, Skills and Experience:


  • Experience of systems development and delivery through all stages of the engineering development ‘V’ cycle, including understanding of system principals
  • Knowledge of MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project)  
  • Degree in Electronics, Software or equivalent industry experience
  • Experience in developing customer facing systems with HMI elements.
  • Understanding of quality and robustness techniques and standards such as FMEA, P-Diagrams, noise factor analysis, and data analysis techniques to support this
  • Prior automotive controls experience such as Chassis, Vehicle Dynamics, or Longitudinal Control preferred, though strong candidates with relevant system experience from other industries such as aerospace will also be considered 






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.


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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