Senior Engineer - Suspension System

Employer
Jaguar Land Rover
Location
Gaydon
Salary
To define
Closing date
17 Aug 2022

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Discipline
Automotive
Sector
Automotive Industry
Job Type
Engineer

Job Details

Job description:

WHAT TO EXPECT

This role is within the Suspension Function Group System Performance Team. The role will focus on delivering data from tests in support of design release activity or technology advancement in the form of post-processed reports.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

* Understand the testing requirements for delivery of Vehicle Programmes
* Liaise with Prototype build on test properties
* Liaise with Vehicles Ops during testing
* Maintain a detailed Specification Tracker of components on test
* Post process data from test rigs and populate in Target Catalogue
* Publish reports for Project Milestone Status Reporting
* Liaise with component owners to ensure correct components are on test
* Liaise with test teams and component owners if new/updated parts are required for test
* Ensure test facility and/or test parts to enable effective and timely data delivery

* To collate, manipulate and interpret data which will be used to inform engineering decisions
* To plan, coordinate and control the activities for a small team in order to achieve objectives
* Ensure Processes adherence to Product Creation Development System (PCDS) deliverables.
* Manage technical issues and escalate where appropriate.
* Apply continuous improvement methodology to process development
* Undertake any other work as directed by your line manager in connection with your job as may be requested


WHAT YOU NEED

Knowledge, Skills and experience

Essential:
* Experienced with data acquisition and control systems.
* Good technical knowledge of Suspension Systems and Components and their effect on Vehicle performance
* 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.
* 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


Desirable:
* Technical expertise and experience of test facility and test part preparation
* Six Sigma, Black Belt and Green Belt Training and certification.
* Proficient in the use and application of a programming / scripting language (C/C++, python, Java, or similar)
* Educated to Degree level in a Systems, Mechanical, Electrical/Electronic or related field.

Company

Innovative. Trusted. Pioneering. These three qualities have always summed up Jaguar Land Rover. They have been encapsulated within the performance, luxury and excellence of all our products. They are what every person working for us lives and breathes.

We have been automotive industry pioneers for more than six decades. Jaguar debuted in 1935. Land Rover made its celebrated entrance in 1948.

From then until now, we have been at the forefront of technical innovation in all areas of vehicle development. Through our revolutionary technologies, performance and craftsmanship, we have pushed the boundaries of what the industry considers possible over and over again. Our efforts have led to some of the most iconic nameplates ever to grace the road.

With an ever-evolving history and exhilarating future, this is the place to drive your pursuit for success. This is where you'll push the boundaries of your potential. This is where you'll put excellence in motion.

Find Us
Location
Coventry
Warwickshire
CV3 4LF
GB

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