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Project Planner - Engineering Delivery - Agile - 37479

  • Location: Warwickshire
  • Salary: £30.17 - 30.17 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Project & Programme Management
  • Contact: Rachel Meacham
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446112
  • Expiry Date: 14 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 59800

Title: Project Planner - 37479

Division: Engineering Operations

Contract Position based at: Gaydon

Rate: - up to £30.17/hr Ltd (£23.27/hr PAYE option)

Position Description:

Project Planner - Engineering Delivery

There is a network of support available for these candidates as training is currently being rolled out to internal candidates within JLR.

Skills Required:

Agile - Understanding and/or experience of agile methodology, focused on key concepts; working in cross functional self-organising teams delivering incremental value in short feedback loops. Communication - Must be able to engage within the cross functional agile teams at all levels in the business what is needed supporting issue resolution and incremental value delivery.

Agnostic - Must be able to work within the self organising team as an empowered representative of the chapter. Comfortable to work within a lean hierarchy, operating at consistent work rate balancing the sprint deliverables and backlog with team members.

Experience Required:

An Engineering degree is required to join our technical delivery team the discipline area is not critical, however automotive hardware or software is beneficial. Training will be provided as needed along with a detailed onboarding process. Understanding of waterfall vs. agile methods is preferred, further training will be provided should the other elements be well met. The candidates should be well organised and able to clearly communicate sharing user stories at a technical level within the cross functional team and wider organisation.

Experience Preferred:

Understanding of agile principles and the key roles is desirable. An understanding of how this differs from waterfall and the pitfalls to Product Delivery is beneficial.

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.