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REQ ID: 57620
JOB TITLE: Virtual Support Measurement Engineer

SALARY: Competitive 
POSTING END DATE: 31/12/21
LOCATION: Gaydon
 
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

 

This role sits within the Engineering Laboratories - Road Load Data & Analysis Team.

The responsibilities of this specific role support 4 pillars of good virtual process; Tire Characterisation, Surface Modelling - through surface scanning, Driver Modelling via traditional parameter measurement and Vehicle Modelling which includes albeit is not restricted to, advanced optical measurement techniques and component characterisation. All data supports design release activity or technology advancement. In addition, this role may include or contribute to the collection of data in a wide range of environments such as in a test facility, on public roads and proving grounds, UK & overseas. Customer are far-reaching; from ADAS to Strength, Durability & Robustness, for all of whom the candidate is expected to deliver technical solutions that may sit outside expected norms.

 

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

 

A reasonable understanding of virtual process and the prerequisites for successful modelling.

Competency in real-time analysis - statistical, frequency & fatigue.

Appreciation of road scanning; current technologies, limitations and integration requirements for use within the virtual environment.

Comprehension of tire characterisation, prerequisites, usage and integration with virtual and physical process.

Able to collate, manipulate and interpret data supporting its use for informed engineering decisions.

Oversee commissioning and acceptance testing of measurement equipment.

To support continuous improvement activity with the goal of improving test efficiency and/or product quality.

To support all activities that result in a positive outcome from any audit, e.g. TS16949, OHSAS18001, ISO 14001.

Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as requested.

 

What You’ll Need

 

Technical expertise and experience of virtual process with a biased towards durability appraisal.

Experienced with data acquisition, road scanning, tire characterisation and control systems.

Data analysis and reporting of test data.

Natural problem-solver with structured approach to problem solving in a technical environment.

The ability to validate, prepare and read engineering documents.

Knowledge of Health and Safety requirements, Risk Assessment, COSHH.

Computer literate, including Microsoft Office competency to produce plans, presentations, graphs process and Single Point Lesson (SPL) documents.

A full UK driving license with less than 6 penalty points, no disqualification, 2 years accident free record.

 

Highly advantageous criteria:

 

Experience with TS16949 or ISO9001 standards and requirements.

Experience and certification for conducting testing on proving grounds.

Knowledge of instrument calibration processes.

Appreciation of the use and application of a programming / scripting language (C/C++, python, Java, or similar).

Educated to Degree level in a Systems, Mechanical, Physics, Electrical/Electronic or related discipline.

 

 

 

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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