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REQ ID: 111579
JOB TITLE: Power Electronics Test Engineer
SALARY: Competitive
POSTING END DATE: 31/01/2023
LOCATION: Warwick University
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.




As part of the recently announced reimagine we are looking for a test engineer to help with power electronics testing and measurement. Key is understanding the components under test as well as the limitations of the test system and process.   


You will measure semiconductor and HV component loses and compare to modelled and supplier data. You will ensure accurate and repeatable measurement of behaviour, parameters, loss of efficiency at die, module and component level. 


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilites


For Next Generation Electrified Products across voltage, current, environmental and lifetime conditions 


  • Measure Power semiconductor Losses and compare to modelled data 

  • Measure Inverter Losses and compare to modelled data   

  • Measure E-motor Losses and compare to modelled data 

  • Measure Charger Losses and compare to modelled data 

  • Test Key or limiting Vehicle Use Cases 

  • Produce Test Reports 

  • Characterise instrumentation equipment 

  • Optimise Test Procedures  

  • Identify opportunities for improvements 




Knowledge, Skills and Experience 



  • High Voltage Safety Awareness 

  • Power Electronics Testing and Methods 

  • High Power Instrumentation and Limitations  



  • HV Components Modelling  

  • HV Components Design







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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