Jaguar Land Rover

STA Engineer - New Model Launch

Gaydon, Warwickshire
£37,900 - £45,000 per annum
05 Jun 2018
05 Jul 2018
Jaguar Land Rover Limited
Specialist Area
Operations, Supply Chain
Contract Type
Full Time

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.


Every product. Every process. Every environment. Our vehicles continually set the benchmark for luxury, innovation and performance thanks to our unrivalled commitment to infinite detail. Join us within our Purchasing teams, and you'll be the driving force behind it all.

As a Supplier Technical Assistance (STA) New Model Launch Engineer, you'll have the responsibility for delivery of the Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) through the application of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP). You'll be specifically associated with Programmes that will not use the Commodity Creation Delivery System as the fundamental approach to Product Launch.

You'll also maintain productive relationships with internal stakeholder and suppliers' representatives to ensure Part Submission Warrant quality and delivery targets are met. Ensuring all supplier manufacturing process related issues are resolved in a timely manner, you'll also collaborate with buyers and Product Engineers to maximise STA influence and ensure alignment processes and policy.


With an extensive proven track record in Quality Management in a manufacturing or a technical environment, you'll also have a proven leadership track record with the ability to manage and execute complex projects on time.

A strong communicator, you'll be able to demonstrate excellent stakeholder and relationship management skills. A determined individual that's self-driven, committed and results-orientated, you'll work with pace, energy, and confidence. Finally, due to the nature of this role you'll need the be willing to travel frequently to supplier facilities in the UK, Europe and Worldwide as required.

JLR considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list. Therefore, JLR will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.


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.

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