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REQ ID: 101564
JOB TITLE: Body Electrical Systems Lead Engineer*
SALARY: Competitive
POSTING END DATE: 28/10/2022
LOCATION: Warwickshire
Beyond Property, Purchasing, HR and IT, more than being part of our Finance or Marketing teams, beyond even Sales and Service, every role in every business area offers unique opportunities to make an impact on the future of mobility and the automotive industry.

The Opportunity
The advertised role is to join the new Jaguar Product Team and offers the successful candidate the opportunity to join a small, multi-skilled and agile Body team charged with creating and delivering the new Jaguar platform and the vehicle portfolio.

The role sitting within the Body Programme team has been created to lead a transformational shift in performance of the Vehicle Programme Delivery Process Chain and to play a key interface between the Vehicle Programme team, External Engineering Service Provider, JaguarLand Rover Product Engineering, Purchasing and Manufacturing functions who are critical supply partners to create and deliver the final completed product.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

 You will lead the co-ordination and integration of new and re-used Body Electrical interfaces throughout the lifecycle. Activities that you will be responsible for conducting will be reporting on hardware/software maturity/delivery status vs declared statuses, managing JIRA workload for all Body Electrical items HW/SW, ensuring Body Electrical requirements are met by Engineering Service Provider, and overseeing components meeting the relevant legal regulations & RMDV requirements.
In addition, the role will provide Vehicle Programme support for:

  • Part release, BoM Validation, alert generation

  • Cost & quality target setting/trade-off management


Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Good relevant experience of working in a Systems Engineering environment for Electrification propulsions systems - ideally within the Automotive Sector but could be from an aerospace background
Relevant experience of system definition, system architecture development, requirements specification, design/performance modelling, systems integration, system assessment and acceptance

The role will require a balance of Business capabilities to deliver its objective, we expect the following desirable skills:

  • Technical Excellence 

  • 360 functional skills 

  • Stakeholder Engagement 

  • Project Management                             


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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