Lead Engineer

Recruiter
Jaguar Land Rover
Location
Coventry
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Lead Engineer

Posting End Date 05/01/2018

An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world's most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.

WHAT TO EXPECT

As Lead Engineer you'll be an active member of the Manufacturing Product Integration team who are responsible for leading and coordinating all business functions to ensure flawless product launches. You'll develop pre-production vehicle evaluation plans, defining fleet sizes and vehicle specifications, including market derivatives and deployment plans.

You'll chair regular meetings with Vehicle Engineering and Company Quality teams, identifying and escalating any issues and ensuring a timely resolution. You'll ensure timely and robust upload of issues and ensure an appropriate audit trail is evidenced. You'll also be accountable to assist with Initial Vehicle Inspections and coordinate data from technicians.

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

Self-motivated and assertive, you will be able to demonstrate confident negotiation, communication, and analytical skills along with the ability to perform well under pressure. To manage shifting priorities and ensure you get things done, you'll need to be an effective team player, with good interpersonal and coordination skills. You'll have a proactive approach to health and safety, with high quality awareness and the drive to deliver a world-class product.

You'll have a demonstrable experience of assessing vehicles and their attributes as well as undertaking Vehicle Target Setting Processes. You'll have past experience working within a fault finding or Vehicle Testing Evaluation role in an automotive environment. You'll have a full valid driver's licence, and be flexible towards travelling internationally.


Benefits

Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you will find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team. Our employees have access to a privilege car purchase scheme, membership of a competitive pension plan, performance related bonus scheme and 26 days holiday entitlement. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.
Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.


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