REQ ID: 113223 JOB TITLE: Digital IPS Specialist SALARY: £33,400-£44,200 POSTING END DATE: 24/02/2023 LOCATION: Warwick University
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.
WHAT TO EXPECT The primary purpose of the role is lead and drive a number of IPS (Integrated Production System) Digitalisation projects and understanding real use cases, help design and develop solutions that meet the customers’ requirements which in turn will support digitalisation of our Manufacturing footprint. Some examples would include, artificial intelligence, computer vision, virtual reality and technology integration across all of our Manufacturing locations.
This role will contribute to the development of new technologies and features up to ‘Concept Ready’ where it is then handed over to the mainstream Manufacturing functions. The Research function focus on 5 key research themes, these pillars are Smart, Connected, Capable, Clean and Desirable. Typical research areas are: Autonomous Inspection, Human Machine Interface, Machine Learning, Virtual/Augmented/Mixed reality, Digital Experiences, Computer vision, Ergonomics, Tracking systems, Cloud services.
You’ll be involved in developing proof of concepts and requires knowing coding, cloud networking, multi-threading approaches and user interface/experience basics. Also, have the opportunity to collaborate with multiple key stakeholders internally and externally, Industrial Digital Operations and the Business Excellence teams being the primary ones.
WHAT YOU’LL BE RESPONSIBLE FORDelivery of relevant research technologies and associated projects to ensure robust processes are achieved on time and to Engineering Specification. Work with cross function and operational teams to ensure objectives and activity plans are captured in the overall project plans Contribute to the resolution of key technical and strategic challenges Work on the required technologies and features suitable for the future Develop of Proof-of-Concept technologies with support from key suppliers Supervise the team to record all data, ensure adherence to relevant procedures Work on the identification of the project roadmaps and work on assigned strategic Research Manage projects towards the development of required technologies and features via the Technology Creation Development System process Ensure new and innovative ideas are put forward for patent filling Provide technical support on projects when handing over to mainstream engineering Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested Support wider team collecting and preparing data for artificial intelligence training
WHAT YOU’LL NEED Essential:Knowledge of AI (artificial intelligence) with some experience of implementation Experience with data labelling and annotation process Knowledge and practical experience with real time engine Unity Experience of C# and/or python coding language Knowledge with JSON and/or XML formats Experience with any CAD modelling software (Blender, Catia, Autodesk, Robcad etc.) Knowledge of Virtual reality / Augmented reality / Mixed reality
Desirable:Any additional coding language Knowledge of cloud services such as storing data, BQ, microservices, encryption and VMs. Experience with real time Engine Unreal Knowledge tracking system building an avatar Understanding DIY electronics – Raspberry Pi, Arduino Wider Systems knowledge & Understanding – SAP, GMES, PLM etc Knowledge of Manufacturing processes – IPS (Integrated Production System) Understanding of MQTT protocols Knowledge with JSON and/or XML formats HTML, SharePoint & PowerApps knowledge
Personal Profile Essential:Demonstrates our Creators' Code behaviours of Customer Love, Unity, Integrity, Growth, and Impact. Continually working hard to deliver a modern luxury experience to earn and keep our customers’ trust and loyalty. Embracing differences, being empathetic, welcoming challenges together empowering each other to deliver. Building trust by speaking openly and honestly, listening attentively, and treating others respectfully. Taking initiative and using failure as an opportunity to learn. We develop by giving + seeking honest feedback. Making a difference through our results. We innovate and never lose sight of what we want to achieve. An individual, who works independently, is results driven, demonstrating tenacity, drive, and perseverance with the ability to deliver operational plans in a complex, highly demanding environment. An individual with the capability to combine a short term, pragmatic focus with medium term planning A resilient and enthusiastic who responds constructively to new ideas and inputs A good communicator with the ability to communicate complex ideas An effective team player, actively develops and supports team members An individual with the ability to challenge existing thinking in a positive way whilst building credibility and trust through experience and personal style Excellent presentation skills and stakeholder management. Excellent behaviours to allow interaction at all organisation levels. Structured, organised and disciplined in approach to planning. Ability to deliver with urgency and work with ambiguity. Self-directed and self-paced. Flexibility & mobility.
Desirable:Coaching skills. Agile methodology – Jira trained Multi-technology knowledge – Vehicle Ops, Powertrain, Logistics
SO WHY US?
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.
Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications before the stated deadline if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible.
Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.