Data Scientist

  • Jaguar Land Rover
  • Whitley Bay, UK
  • 05/05/2022
Full time Data Science Machine Learning Big Data Statistics

Job Description

REQ ID: 87547
JOB TITLE: Data Scientist
SALARY: Competitive
POSTING END DATE: 12/05/2022
We’re re-examining our vehicles and what a vehicle means in the emerging world of automation, connectedness, electrification and the shared economy. New ideas, new technology, and new approaches to mobility are our business. Join a team of next generation thinkers.

As part of the Validation, Methods & Reliability (VM&R) Team you will be working across powertrain to support the development of our validation, methodology and engineering process to improve the reliability of our products. This will involve extracting the required data from various data sources to be processed into customer profiles to be combined with damage models. You will be working closely with your customers in the reliability and method arms to define the highest impact customer profiles to develop for the business.

Key accountabilities and responsibilities:

  • Creation of SQL scripts to retrieve the appropriate data from the data repositories
  • Ensure customer privacy is protected at every stage of data analysis
  • Creation of a user interface for the data to ensure customers can interact easily with the data using tools such as Tableau.
  • Working cross-functionally and across the company to seek out best practice and development workstreams for data projects around collection and processing of customer, fleet and test data.
  • Working with Engineering teams to support damage model development into validation tests and monitoring the data created to ensure accuracy and correlation.


  • Bachelors degree in Engineering (any discipline) or Data science
  • Experience working with a SQL database
  • Some experience of working with ‘big data’ & analytics
  • Expeirence building Tabelau based dashboards
  • Some Software coding experience such as C++ or python
  • Understanding of GPDR and privacy by design methodology


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.

This role may offer the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At Jaguar Land Rover, hybrid working is a voluntary, non-contractual arrangement providing employees with more choice and flexibility around how, when and where they work, if suitable for their role. Further details can be discussed with the Hiring Manager at interview stage.

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.