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Lead Engineer - Body/Chassis Programmes

Jaguar Land Rover
£33,100 - £41,000
Closing date
8 Aug 2022

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A truly exciting future, delivering future innovation on Velar, F-Pace, F-type and XF_XE. From iconic body styling to interior detail, from doors and windows to whole cabin systems, as well as superb driving dynamics, everything about our vehicles has to be perfect. It's what customers expect from a luxury brand.

As part of the team, you'll be ensuring robust delivery of engineering tests and prosecution of problem resolution critical to the delivery of world class vehicles. This exciting role allows the person successful to experience engineering across the Body/Chassis area and its integration into Jaguar Land Rover vehicles in a series of Model Year actions.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

The Body/Chassis Lead Engineer is responsible for driving program content delivery from through to Launch.

* Ensuring all programme gateway requirements are delivered accurately and on time at each gateway.
* Verifying all variances to gateway specifications are delivered punctually, accurately and according to plan
* Risk & Change Management
* Management of engineering issues & leading problem resolution
* Leading the compilation and presentation of Body/Chassis status in various forums depending on project scale.
* Ensuring all engineering completed in a timely manner to programme timing
* Supporting teams at multiple locations (home location and build launch location) to flexible working hours during build/launch phases


Knowledge, Skills and experience

* Excellent communication and presentation skills
* Hi Level of organisation and motivation
* Excellent understanding & experience of the Jaguar Land Rover product delivery process; design, release and sign off
* Understanding of RMDV and Vehicle/Component test
* Good knowledge of PCDS
* Full UK driving license
* Ability to travel to Launch and build locations

* Problem solving/resolution experience with structured approaches
* Ability/ experience of risk management
* Ability/ experience of managing engineering issues
* Commercially astute with an ability to understand the business function that this role supports
* Knowledge of AGILE


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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