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Digital Integrated Toolset Lead Engineer 38326

  • Location: Warwickshire
  • Salary: £31.92 - 31.92 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Product design and development
  • Contact: Rachel Meacham
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446112
  • Duration: contract
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 23 August 2022
  • Job Ref: 62331

Title: Digital Integrated Toolset Lead Engineer - 38326

Division: Engineering Operations

Contract Position based at: Gaydon

Rate: up to £31.92/hr Ltd umbrella

Position Description:

Digital Integrated Toolset Lead Engineer

This role is an opportunity to lead the integrated end to end toolsets project that connects the Programme Management -> Test Management -> Asset Management -> Laboratory Management -> Equipment Management -> Resource Management -> Logistics Management.

This role also supports the project which focuses on the Test Data Management and correlating Physical vs Virtual test results and analysis. Strategy is to centralise and integrate toolsets to transform the engineering process by having complete visibility of the end to end process. This role will be advocating this strategy by collaborating and delivering the toolset project.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Knowledge of PLM end to end digital toolsets
  • Cross functional working to implement digital toolsets and processes
  • Working in Agile Environment
  • Excellent leadership capabilities are essential. It will be a requirement to organise and drive cross-functional teams to deliver the integrated end to end toolsets Experience of test management processes using virtual and physical (rigs and vehicles) methods delivering against programmes
  • Good knowledge of physical prototype build & test end to end process, and ability to capture the gaps and identify a suitable solution
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma Methodology and experience of using process mapping tools such as SIPOC, VSM and IDEF, etc.
  • Experience of delivering and transforming the business by driving the implementation of integrated digital toolsets
  • Experience in prototype vehicle build & test processes such as test & development, logistics, instrumentation, procurement, fleet management, facility management, workshop management, etc.
  • Experience of working in Agile and excellent knowledge of JIRA and Confluence tool
  • Experience of project management and excellent communication skills and ability to report out clear status to senior management
  • Excellent PC skills such as MS Excel and other MS office tools especially with Planning tools
  • Demonstrate strong verbal, written and presentation skills across diverse teams and all senior levels
  • Experience of technical analysis and demonstration of employing best-in-class processes wherever possible
  • Proven ability to work with technical data and combine business skills with technical decision-making
  • Good communication, interpersonal and presentation skills

Personal Profile:

  • An individual with a customer first mindset who is easy to do business with and makes people feel special, driven to deliver experiences that are personalised, transparent and dependable.
  • A good communicator with the ability to communicate complex ideas
  • An effective team player, actively develops and supports team members
  • Capable of expediting successful delivery through assertiveness, strong interpersonal skills, and negotiation with a wide range of engineering functions
  • Well organised, highly driven, self-motivated and able to deliver under pressure with minimum supervision working collaboratively across commodities, domains and functions.
  • A positive, proactive and flexible attitude to adapt to changing work requirements and priorities, in order to meet deadlines
  • Flexibility to work at different JLR sites as per programme requirements.
  • An individual with the ability to challenge existing thinking in a positive way whilst building credibility and trust through experience and personal style

Education Required:

Relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred

Additional Information:


To apply please send your CV to

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.