A leading premium automotive business and leading to move towards electric autonomous vehicles.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Join a vibrant team dedicated to improving our quality and customer satisfaction within Product Engineering.
As a Black Belt Engineer, you will be a subject matter expert and coach for ensuring robust problem solving and process improvement across Product Engineering. Your role will be to join the Engineering Excellence team to support our Engineering Quality strategy to become the automotive industry world leader by setting benchmarks in Quality, Satisfaction and Reliability through sustainable and innovative luxury products.
Our teams vision is to be an engineering centre of excellence for robust engineering culture, tools and processes, Body of Knowledge capture and problem solving. Enable JLR to set benchmarks for efficient delivery of innovative, reliable engineering on time. Enable JLR to fix functional faults and customer dissatisfaction robustly and raise our technical standards. Embedding the learning into our continuum.
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
Customer issue resolution delivery and problem-solving technical excellence using the appropriate methodologies
Driving common approaches for tools, analysis techniques, processes and reports to improve Product Engineering efficiency
Technical analysis of customer issues using appropriate diagnostics tools
Prevent recurrence delivery - applying lessons learnt and best practice
Coach and mentor individual candidates or teams of employees on Problem solving / 6-Sigma methods & tool selection and application on existing projects
Lead transformation projects to improve problem solving processes across Product Engineering
Provide technical expertise for the application and integration of Problem solving / 6-Sigma across Product Engineering
Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Significant experience in Problem solving and 6-Sigma in a large multi-national organisation.
Certified Green Belt as a minimum
Extensive experience of increasing responsibility in a variety of Product Engineering environments focused primarily on complex electro-mechanical-software integrated product architectures used in the automotive industry
Significant experience in supporting Product Development projects and organisations from concept to launch
Ability to evaluate and align Problem solving / 6-Sigma practices with Quality Management System standards and requirements; defend actions and results under audit if required.
Demonstrated communication skills: ability to communicate technical information to non-technical audiences
Strong people and leadership skills, with the ability to work individually and in a cross functional team
Excellent communication and presentation skills