Chassis Lead Engineer
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
Suspension, Engine Mounts, Control Systems, Wheels and Tyres. To provide an exceptional driving experience, every chassis component needs be honed to perfection. That takes all kinds of people, from designers to project managers.
The Jaguar Land Rover Chassis team are looking for a number of skilled Lead Engineers covering a range of components to join the team. As Lead Engineer you’ll take responsibility for a number of areas of chassis, from vehicle concept into volume manufacturing. We have a range of opportunities in the design and delivery of suspension system, tuning components (Springs & Dampers, Active and Passive Roll Control, Air Suspension, Bushes, Mounts, Wheels & Tyres) structural Suspension components (Frames, Arms/Links, Steering Rack, Brakes).
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
Due to the variety of positions available, we’re looking for candidates with a wide range of engineering skills and good overall knowledge of automotive and Chassis systems. What’s essential is that you have the ability to manage Design & Release of various components, to work with suppliers and programme management teams, and to perform CAD / CAE reviews.
Additionally, it would be beneficial if you have the ability to support new product launch activity for Chassis Engineering, from prototype build phases through to Volume Launch. Experience of FMS (Fleet Management System), AIMS (Automated Issue Management System) and the confidence to manage release activity on your component would also be helpful.
As your role will involve engaging with Manufacturing and Quality teams, you’ll need strong communication and interpersonal skills, meaning you are confident presenting project status reports.
Finally, a working knowledge of chassis and suspension systems would be beneficial.
Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan, and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.