Suspension System Solution Architect

Employer
Jaguar Land Rover
Location
Gaydon
Salary
£31100 to £41000 per year
Closing date
3 Oct 2022

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Discipline
Automotive
Sector
Automotive Industry
Job Type
Engineer

Job Details

Job description:

WHAT TO EXPECT

In this role you will work as the key person to interact between the vehicle attribute teams and sub-system/component teams to deliver vertical isolation within the vehicle suspension systems. The role will work on technical de-composition & problem resolution to create compatible sub-system and component targets to deliver the vehicle level targets.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

* Liaise and arbitrate with attribute teams to deliver suspension system vertical isolation targets
* Interact cross functionally to ensure suspension system has entitlement to meet all vehicle level targets
* Ensure engineering accounts for platform/architecture bandwidths for robust delivery
* Work with all the stakeholders within the function, and for the content from outside functions
* Support of vehicle target decomposition vehicle to system for the function
* Support the generating of the system targets and sub-system targets cascade
* Key responsibility is balance of targets between function and attributes, either where there is conflict or to achieve best balance
* Leading vehicle suspension problem resolution root cause analysis
* Utilise system level CAE tools for early tuning
* Co-developing the non-geometric data to support suspension system tuning work
* Support the system analysis for variability for both CAE, rig testing and analysis of production vehicle build data
* Report suspension system targets status at regular Agile reviews
* Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested



WHAT YOU NEED

Knowledge, Skills and experience

Essential:
* Previous experience Vehicle Suspension development
* Basic understanding of Vehicle Dynamics theory
* Experience 1D engineering tools
* Relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred


Desirable:
* Understanding of System Engineering and target decomposition
* Capability analysis and Minitab experience
* Competent Matlab user
* Multi-Body-Simulation experience

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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