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Systems Engineer

Gaydon, Warwickshire
Remote Working
Remote Working
Job Type
16 Sep 2022

REQ ID: 87600
JOB TITLE: Systems Engineer
SALARY: Competitive
POSTING END DATE: 30/09/2022

We're re-examining our vehicles and what a vehicle means in the emerging world of automation, connectedness, electrification and the shared economy. New ideas, new technology, and new approaches to mobility are our business. Join a team of next generation thinkers.


The Electric Drive Unit (EDU) Controls team is responsible for delivering robust EDU control systems to the Jaguar Land Rover business. Within this remit, the team holds responsibility for the Controls System Architecture of the EDU. We are recruiting a System Engineer to join the team and help with the delivery of these objectives.

As a Systems Engineer, you will take on the role of defining requirements and interfaces with our suppliers and partners and also creating integration and verification plans in close collaboration with involved disciplines. You will have excellent interpersonal skills, and experience in working across departmental and cultural barriers and building strong delivery-orientated teams.

This is an excellent opportunity to get involved in the Electrified future of Jaguar Land Rover, working on state-of-the-art, world-class electric drive units in an exciting and challenging multi-cultural environment that offers superb technical and personal development opportunities.

The System Engineer will be responsible for the delivery of EDU systems across the range of Jaguar Land Rover vehicles. You will assist and contribute to the generation of targets and verification methods that are driven by Customer, Function Requirements, and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis and will contribute to the delivery of the area onto all programmes, in line with the Systems Engineering discipline outlined by Product Creation Systems. You will provide technical support and assistance across the operational team on topics relating to the integration and harmonisation of multiple interconnected components including issue resolution and objective data analysis, and will support EDU System test team by ensuring testability of cascaded requirements.


As a System Engineer, you will have the ability to work with rapidly evolving technology and will be an effective team player who supports team members. You will be a self-starter and be able to show initiative.

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience


  • Good relevant experience of working in a Systems Engineering environment - ideally within the Automotive Sector

  • Experience within Model based engineering (MBE)

  • Requirements Management (RM) experience

  • Good verbal and written communications

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Track record as an effective team player with strong interpersonal skills

  • Relevant experience of system definition, system architecture development, requirements specification, design/performance modelling, systems integration, system assessment and acceptance

  • Qualified to degree level in an engineering discipline, or able to demonstrate equivalent levels of training & experience


  • Experience in applying Systems Engineering and in solving complex technical issues using a structured approach

  • Experience in Model-based Systems Engineering (MBSE) and SysML ideally with IBM Rational Rhapsody or Catia Magic

  • Experience in IBM Rational DOORS


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.

This role may offer the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At Jaguar Land Rover, hybrid working is a voluntary, non-contractual arrangement providing employees with more choice and flexibility around how, when and where they work, if suitable for their role. Further details can be discussed with the Hiring Manager at interview stage.

Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications before the stated deadline if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible.

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.

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  • Job Reference: 714026444-2
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Jaguar Land Rover
    Jaguar Land Rover
  • Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent