Aerodynamics Lead Engineer

Employer
Jaguar Land Rover
Location
Gaydon
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
19 Aug 2022

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Job description:

WHAT TO EXPECT

This opportunity is to join an established Aerodynamics function and work with some of the best minds in the industry. You will have direct influence on our design process and be a part of our exciting growth plan.

The Aerodynamics Lead Engineer is responsible for leading the development of all aspects of the external aerodynamic performance of one or more Jaguar Land Rover vehicles. You will work closely with the Design team to bring to life their creative vision in a way that supports the efficiency needs of our customers.

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

As an Aerodynamics Lead Engineer you are expected to have demonstrable experience in Aerodynamics preferably in an Automotive setting. You should have experience leading projects technically and able to recommend design changes to ensure our customers achieve the range and efficiency they require in their vehicles.

You should feel comfortable presenting to senior stakeholders and have a proven ability to influence. Experience with wind tunnel testing or conducting CFD analyses will be seen as highly desirable. The ideal candidate would have proven experience of Lift and Drag development within the automotive sector, with knowledge of Aero-Acoustics and Water and Dirt Management being desirable.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Essential:
* Strong technical background, with proven experience of vehicle (ideally passenger car) aerodynamic development is essential.
* Good project management skills and the ability to lead a focused technical project team.

Desirable:
* Experience of passenger car Aero-Acoustics
* Experience of Water & Dirt Management
* Experience of thermodynamics or related discipline
* Experience of wind tunnel testing and/or conducting/interpreting CFD analyses.

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.

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Location
Coventry
Warwickshire
CV3 4LF
GB

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