PLM Application Engineer: Manufacturing

Broadbean Tech Ltd Jaguar Landrover
£37900 - £49300 pa
13 Apr 2018
28 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
POSTING END DATE : 10/05/2018

ADVERTISED SALARY: £37,900 - £49,300

This role is also eligible for other additional allowances to base salary

LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwickshire

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.


Our vehicles are admired and desired across the world for luxurious design and outstanding engineering. Driving them is an incredible experience; being the ideas and expertise behind their creation is even more exhilarating. Being part of our Engineering and Manufacturing team you'll join this journey.

The Jaguar Land Rover PLM programme team's core focus is to move JLR Engineering Operations out of their current toolsets into a PLM suite; to open opportunities for more efficient delivery of our vehicle programmes, to deliver great products faster, to our customers.

The Manufacturing Domain are responsible for delivering technical solutions across various work streams covering functional capabilities such as Process Engineering; including Simulation, Facility Design, Robotics simulation, off-line programming and virtual commissioning.

As PLM Application Engineer Manufacturing you'll support the delivery of projects and their interdependencies in support of specific business strategies. Typically, this will involve the planning, co-ordination and delivery of specific projects within the PLM team.

You'll work within the PLM programmes core team alongside other domains to deliver projects to enhance JLR's technical capability for Manufacturing Engineering; working with the business process owners and expert users across JLR to improve utilisation/adoption of visualisation tools and methods; particularly by working with our business customers.

This will also include supporting software testing of new releases and updates to ensure the visualisation solutions continues to meet or exceed the business requirements.


As a PLM Application Engineer you'll have a strong understanding of CAD and PLM Systems along with experience of executing Manufacturing Engineering activities within a PLM-managed environment.

You'll have used specific applications such as Dassault Systems, Catia V5/V6, Process Designer, Process Simulate and RoboCAD whilst undertaking an analytical approach to identify how one issue can impact on another and put in place the required interventions.

You'll be a confident communicator and exhibit the ability to present data and issues to a varied audience supporting Problem Resolution using structured approaches whilst managing risk and issues that may arise.

A relevant degree or equivalent experience preferred; you must be resilient, open and ready to learn new skills and consume complex problems leading to ownership as you develop your skillset over time.

You'll also be confident in working independently or as part of a team demonstrating tenacity, drive and perseverance and comfortable working in a highly demanding environment.

You'll have had previous experience of PLM programmes and Project Management with a good track record of delivery and have requirement gathering and testing skills, knowledge of verification and validation techniques and the ability to assess solution change requests.

You'll also display a good understanding of Google Tools and Microsoft Excel skills, strong organisational skills are essential, as is the ability to work under pressure and successfully plan and prioritise your workload.


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.

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.
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