Advanced Technical Manager - Electrification

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WHAT TO EXPECT

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) are offering an opportunity to investigate and develop the next generation battery electric vehicle powertrain products as a key component in JLR's electrification strategy. In particular, Traction Electrical Machines, Power Electronics, Energy Storage and Energy distribution are key areas for future development.

As the Advanced Electrification Concepts Manager for Powertrain, you will get to initiate and lead the development of new E-Motor, power electronics and electrification technologies and consider new high voltage architectures to ensure that JLR understands and bookshelves advanced world class electrified systems.

In addition, you will understand the strengths and weaknesses of the current electrified product portfolio and identify design improvement opportunities. Communication and development will be through a mixture of technology roadmaps, modelling and practical demonstrations of cutting-edge systems.

The Electrification Concepts Manager will model current high voltage (HV) systems, identify improvement opportunities and demonstrate solutions that improve the efficiency, cost, reliability, manufacturability and capability of the next generation electric powertrain.

The Concept Manager will lead the development of new technologies and standards; in particular;

* The multi-physics design of existing components, focusing on losses, mass, cost, volume as well as energy and power density.
* Effective coordination of work with other Teams, especially the Powerpack, eDU, eMachine, Inverter, Battery and Charging Teams.
* Wider business communication and presentation of next generation products and systems
* Interface with vehicle, manufacturing teams
* Active search and development of new partners and technologies for investigation
* Understand and participate in industry wide technical initiatives for advanced powertrain concepts


WHAT YOU'LL NEED

* Powertrain electrification products and system knowledge and practical experience
* Significant experience of developing advanced engineering projects
* Demonstrable experience in the application and shortfalls in eMachine, inverters, batteries and power electronics
* Knowledge of challenges associated with the HV system and a thirst for improvement
* Project management
* Revered leadership capabilities
* Excellent planning and strategic thinking skills
* A collaborative / partnership and engaging approach

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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