35197 WERS Release Engineer - infotainment head-units

Recruiter
Engineering Production
Location
Warwick
Salary
22.07 - 25.07 GBP Hourly + GBP22.07 - GBP25.07/hour Limited Company
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
11 May 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Position Description:
Release Engineer needed to manage the release process for Infotainment head-units. Basic responsibilities will included, but are not limited to: Completing WERS releases for prototype, production and service introduction. Ensuring Tier 1 and Tier 2 suppliers aligned on introduction of parts, creating and agreeing support plans. Creating Alerts in WERS. Creating PACNs for cost reduction new funds etc. Creating WERS releases to update SW Licenses Extra responsibilities, based on candidate capability. Definition of releasing strategies for infotainment head units ( part number updates, production vs service etc). Coordination of releasing resources in the Infotainment head unit teams. Ensuring SW/HW releases meet service freeze dates. Ensuring release plans match SW deliveries to programs. Support for integration of SOTA into JLR release processes. Manage the transition from WERS to iPLM.

KEY SKILLS:
Experience of releasing components for use in high volume production.
Excellent communications skills verbal and written.
Proficient in the use of excel to create tracking sheets.

Experience Required:
Understanding of release processes used at JLR i.e WERS or good understanding of a release process used at another automotive OEM.

Experience Preferred:
Experience of using the following JLR tools WERS, Etrackers & iPLM experience of leading a small team

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