Changan UK Careers

 Changan UK R&D Centre has quickly become the World’s Leading Automotive Powertrain Technology Centre. We have achieved this through recruiting talented individuals into the Changan global family. We currently offer a range of unique opportunities to work within a research focused environment with likeminded professional colleagues, to support Changan’s Global Automotive plan.  We are looking for individuals who are experts in their field and who would like to become part of our team and help us to achieve our ambitious global goals.  We are seeking individuals who are passionate about developing genuine long term career opportunities at the forefront of cutting edge technology research. 


What You Can Expect From Changan UK?

Changan UK is proud of being able to develop, nurture and attract the best talent from around the globe. We are an ambitious firm that rewards innovation, effort and embraces change. 

We operate a culture of mutual responsibility and active collaboration.  This will suit candidates who can work and thrive in such an environment, an environment where they are self-motivated to maximise their potential whilst enabling others to reach their potential. You will learn new skills and achieve an increase of knowledge in a variety of specialist areas. You will be provided with a platform to share your skills and knowledge within the UK centre and with our colleagues in HQ. Whatever you want to do, you can do this with us.


Why Join Us?


Career Development

Changan UK understands that our people are our core asset for the success of our company. We value all our employees and encourage and support them to reach their full potential.  We strive to ensure our employees’ expectations are met through the continual support and development of our training and review process. We provide exceptional opportunities both here at home and overseas in HQ that will align your personal aspirations and circumstances to both yours and our business success.  


UK Benefits

 Changan UK offers a competitive salary and benefits schemes.  A career with Changan will bring with it all the range of benefits of an Automotive market leader including:


  • Pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Income protection insurance
  • Salary Exchange scheme
  • Bonus scheme
  • Free parking at all UK sites
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Company car allowance for senior grades
  • Free lunch for all employees/workers
  • Generous relocation packages


Equal Opportunities

Changan UK is an equal opportunities employer and as such we welcome applications from anyone who meets the job specification requirements of our vacancies.  We welcome applications from suitably qualified people regardless of race, gender, age, religion, disability or sexual orientation.    



  • Changan UK R&D Centre Ltd.
    Birmingham Business Park
    B37 7YG
  • Telephone +44 (0)121 277 8000
  • Email

Staff Testimonials

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Mark Ingram - Chief Engineer

Over the last 3 years of working at Changan, I have had the pleasure to work with a great and enthusiastic engineering team in China...

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Daryl Thomson

I joined Changan UK R&D Centre in July 2014 as a temporary worker as an HR Assistant...

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Dr Jun Qiao – Chief Engineer

I joined Changan UK R&D Centre in July 2013 as the head of strategy planning...

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Wendy Morris – Operations Officer

When you look at the philosophy and mission behind the company...

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Stuart Alexander - Team Leader

I have been with Changan UK for nearly two years...

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Maggie Ren - Senior Control Design and Validation Engineer

I have been working at Changan UK for more than 5 years as a simulation engineer...

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Mohan Peethambaram - Senior CFD Engineer

I joined Changan UK R&D Center in August 2011 as a senior engineer...

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