PVT Leader for Powertrain Engineering

Jaguar Land Rover

Place of work
Priemyselný park Nitra - Sever, Dolné Hony
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Nitra PVT Lead Engineer will play a lead role in establishing and maintaining an effective plant based Powertrain PVT team. They will work, with a minimum of supervision, in all aspects of Powertrain current car engineering. This regularly involves the identification, containment & resolution of Powertrain related issues through data analysis and working with Manufacturing, CoC, suppliers, Product Investigation (Service) and dealers.

- Contribution to the PVT Balanced Scorecard Quality objectives
- Take ownership of vehicle line quality metrics, identify and lead projects to resolution.
- Be responsible for Powertrain commodities and resolution of projects / issues
- Analysis of warranty data to identify and prioritise top issues and resolve customer concerns
- Identifying and implementing robust containment, root cause and permanent corrective action
- Quality data analysis using AWS,IQM, CQI, JD Powers, DTC Database etc
- Supporting the production team with the timely resolution of build issues

Employee perks, benefits

- Work for a successful and well-known international car producer.
- Employment contracts for indefinite period
- 13th salary
- Bonus 0-15% of the base salary
- Transport Allowance
- Pension contribution
- Meal card covered by 75% by Employer
- Life Assurance, accident and partial disability insurance and critical illness assurance
- Flexible benefits up to 300€
- Have the opportunity to stay abroad and learn the processes from current production sites

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

Powertrain, transmissions, integration systems, cooling system

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

- Experience with powertrain, transmissions, integration systems, cooling system is a must!
- Knowledge & experience of Manufacturing plant processes
- Ability to interact and communicate effectively at all levels within the organisation
- Use of 8D, 6 Sigma problem resolution
- Powertrain hardware and systems including batteries and rotating machines
- Capable of working in a reactive and pressured environment.
- Good communication, negotiation and project management skills
- Able to work to a high standard with minimal supervision
- Self-motivated, flexible with hours of work, overtime
- Analysis of warranty data to identify and prioritise top issues and resolve customer concerns
- Project management of engineering changes including timing, line trials etc
- High level of IT literacy and ability to learn use of new systems quickly
- Excellent oral and written English & technical english


Brief description of the company

Inovatívna. Dôveryhodná. Priekopnická. Tieto tri dimenzie vždy vystihovali podstatu spoločnosti Jaguar Land Rover. Sú prevtelené do výkonu, luxusu a dokonalosti všetkých vozidiel. Sú tým, čím každý človek, ktorý pre nás pracuje, žije a dýcha.

V Nitre staviame najnovší závod s najmodernejším technologickým vybavením. Prvé vyrobené autá budú opustia výrobné linky koncom roka 2018. Do roku 2020 vytvoríme 2800 pracovných miest, a staneme sa tak jednou z najinovatívnejších automobiliek v regióne.

Company address

Jaguar Land Rover Slovakia s.r.o.
Priemyselný park Nitra - Sever, Dolné Hony
949 01 Nitra


Contact person: Tamara Odzganová
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3211924   Dátum zverejnenia: 14.12.2017