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REQ ID: 117664
JOB TITLE: Senior Inverter Project Engineer
SALARY: £45,500 - £60,200


LOCATION: Warwickshire

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 passionate about pushing the boundaries of power electronics design in the electrified automotive industry? Join our team as an Inverter Project Engineer and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of JLR’s electrified powertrains.


As an Inverter Project Engineer, you'll be at the forefront of designing, developing, testing, and introducing Traction Inverter Power Electronics components and sub-assemblies. Your expertise will contribute to JLR’s commitment to innovation and sustainability in the realm of electrified vehicles.


Key Accountabilties and Responsibilities


You will have the unique opportunity to:

  • Take technical ownership of power electronic circuitry and sub-components throughout the product development lifecycle.

  • Ensure on-time delivery of power electronics hardware plans, meeting quality and cost targets.

  • Collaborate closely with multidisciplinary engineering teams, including Mechanical, PCB Design, Embedded Software, Controls, and E-Machine teams.

  • Uphold JLR requirements and standards across the product development lifecycle.

  • Develop and maintain comprehensive engineering design documentation for power electronics circuitry and sub-components.

  • Provide input into new feature development and contribute to Engineering Advanced Product Quality Planning deliverables.

  • Lead resolution of key development, launch, and ongoing quality issues involving power electronic assemblies.




  • Experience with inverters with working voltages up to 1000V and power ratings exceeding 150kW.

  • Knowledge of IGBTs, MOSFETs, and associated drive/monitoring circuitry (Si and wide band gap device technologies).

  • Strong first principles approach with experience delivering tolerance and lifetime calculations.

  • Familiarity with failure mode avoidance processes (DFMEA and FTA) and ISO26262 standards.

  • Expertise in design according to global EMC standards.


At JLR, we're driving the future of mobility through cutting-edge electrification. As an Inverter Project Engineer, you'll be at the heart of this transformation, contributing your expertise to shape the vehicles of tomorrow.


If you're ready to make your mark in the world of electrified powertrains and drive innovation forward, apply now and be part of a team that's redefining the automotive landscape.





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. 


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.


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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