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Senior Software Engineer (Applied Science) (Ref REQ-210115)

Closing Date: 06/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

Applied Science is the commercial engineering division of the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team and our mission is to leverage the best of aerospace and motorsport technologies to deliver performance for our customers across the domains of land, sea and air.

We specialise in developing timely and innovative technical solutions and services tailored to the specific business challenges of our customers.

We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment, in which a diverse collective of the brightest minds are provided with opportunities for creativity, skills development and career growth. This role will be based in Brackley at our centre of excellence for high-performance engineering, which has the world’s most successful Formula 1 team at its heart.

We’re seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Software Engineer to join our growing agile software development group.

 

You’ll help to streamline our software development projects and processes and build the capabilities of our team to deliver real value that delights our customers.

 

We’re looking for someone who has proven experience, working in a software team who has delivered flexible, scalable and maintainable solutions to complex problems. It’s vital that you can work with key stakeholders, maintaining a strong customer focus. It’s an exciting time to join our team as we embark on our journey to adopt a devops culture and where you can make a tangible impact for our customers.

What you'll do:

  • Mentor the software development team, building a supportive environment and developing capabilities to ensure the smooth delivery of major technical projects.

  • Be a key point of contact for new software requirements and internal stakeholder management.

  • Enhance existing systems, ensuring sustainable solutions, whilst building the functionality of the future.

  • Streamline our software engineering projects and processes with the team, ensuring seamless customer experiences and advocating best practices.

  • Provide architectural advice and guidance.

  • Support some of our live race events, ensuring the team can access the right information at the right time to enhance our strategic decision making.

 

Who you are:

  • Degree in Computer Science (or similar), or relevant experience.

  • Able to create and nurture a culture of problem solvers eager to tackle new challenges.

  • Experience working in high performing self-organising teams, delivering solutions to complex problems.

  • Extensive knowledge of the full Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and willingness to own delivery from requirement analysis through to deployment.

  • Experience with microservice based architecture design.

  • Dedicated to producing high quality, maintainable code.

  • Experience using XP practices such as paired programming, TDD and CI/CD.

  • Advocate for delivering software within a DevOps culture and the benefits this approach has.

  • Significant experience of at least one programming language and strong knowledge of Object-Oriented Programming (OOP).

  • Highly motivated individual able to use their initiative to resolve development impediments.

  • Excellent communication skills and experience managing key stakeholder relationships.

 

Benefits:

We demand the best from our people. So it’s only right we reward them with the best benefits. This role is based daily from our beautiful office in Brackley which boasts free car parking, a fabulous, subsidised restaurant, on-site gym, life assurance, private medical cover and 25 days holiday.

Legal Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220571)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Legal Industrial Placement is the ultimate opportunity to kick start your legal career by gaining valuable hands-on experience in a very exciting and fast-paced sector. The Legal Team strive to provide a first class legal service which adds value to the business, assisting it to perform at its optimum both on and off the track. The remit of the Legal Team is wide and covers many areas of law including commercial contracts, regulatory, intellectual property, data protection, compliance, property and employment. The Legal Team takes a pragmatic approach to legal challenges and fosters strong relationships with stakeholders through open communication. Proactivity and innovation are integral to Legal Team’s ability to stretch to the ever-diversifying needs of the business. The successful candidate will support the Legal Team with legal and administrative tasks to contribute to reaching their goals and those of the wider business.

Key Accountabilities (Duties)

Under the supervision of the members of the Legal Team, pick up legal and administrative tasks to increase overall capacity and the assist the smooth functioning of the Legal Team. In particular:

  • confidentiality agreements;

  • queries and negotiations relating to standard purchasing terms and conditions;

  • academic collaboration agreements;

  • travel-related agreements;

  • consultancy agreements;

  • brand protection matters;

  • compliance matters (including data protection);

  • research in topical areas and summarising the same in an easily digestible format;

  • developing educational legal resources for the business;

  • assisting with the administration, maintenance and development of the Legal Team precedent contracts and other related documentation;

  • proof-reading; and

  • detecting opportunities for process improvement and innovation.

Candidate Profile

As a minimum, the successful candidate must be studying towards a law degree or PgDL in law or recently graduated.  When shortlisting applications, we are typically looking for relevant university subjects such as Commercial Law.

The successful candidate will have had experience working in an office environment (preferably in a legal context) and should have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook and Word.

The following skills are key to this role:

  • excellent attention to detail;

  • strong organisational skills;

  • proven team player;

  • ability to take on feedback and improve;

  • positive ‘can do’ attitude;

  • willingness to go ‘above and beyond’; and

  • innovative mindset.

Characteristics

It does not matter whether you already have an interest in motorsport, or not: we are looking for candidates who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

We are looking for a driven individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and a proven, demonstrable track record of working successfully within a high performing team. The Legal Team requires someone who is resilient, calm when working under pressure (especially within tight timescales), has excellent attention to detail and is extremely well organised. 

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

IT Data Analyst Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220570)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

As an Industrial Placement student in our Enterprise Architecture Team, you will be a valued member of the IT Department, bringing your analytical nature and high standards to a range of exciting, real-world challenges.

Working collaboratively across the IT Department, your ideas and skills will make a tangible contribution to the performance of our team, both on and off the track, working to analyse and manage the data we produce and make useful recommendations to inform effective decision making.

During this placement you will have the opportunity to work with industry leading technologies in fields such as data lifecycle management, data ownership, architecture, and governance.

Skills you could gain during your placement include:

  • How to design and implement polices and processes to effectively manage our data

  • An understanding of how data lifecycle management impacts our technology roadmaps

  • Driving technical and process improvement by identifying and communicating new technologies, good practices and behaviours

  • Producing data visualisations, analysis and reporting against a set of defined key performance indicators

  • The ability to plan and manage projects involving cross functional teams 

Candidate profile:

You will have a strong background in computer science with a good understanding of data analysis concepts and principles. You will be capable of working both independently and as part of a team, have a learning mindset, good organisation and problem-solving skills and a fine attention to detail. 

It does not matter whether or not you already have an interest in motorsport: we are looking for candidates who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

When shortlisting applications, we are typically looking for relevant university subjects such as digital technology and data analysis.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Applied Science Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220573)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

As an Industrial Placement student, you will be an integral part of the Applied Science team. Applied Science focuses on non-F1 projects and has an impressive client portfolio which means the work is varied, challenging and exciting. Ingenuity, lateral thinking and problem solving are just some of the requirements that you will need but a keenness to participate with and learn from the existing team is paramount. 

As part of the team your key accountabilities could include:

  • Design of complex mechanical parts and assemblies using 3D CAD tools

  • Produce documentation supporting design activities

  • Carry out FEA on parts and assemblies

  • Supporting team members with component/assembly testing

  • Liaison with other areas of the team

  • Coordinate the inclusion of parts and assemblies into larger systems which may involve hydraulics, pneumatics, electronics

Candidate Profile:

You will have a strong background in mechanical engineering or physics-based disciplines and have some knowledge of 3D CAD. Commitment and a focussed approach will be required along with attention to detail whilst working in a fast paced and challenging environment.

It does not matter whether you already have an interest in motorsport or not: we are looking for candidates who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

When shortlisting applications, we are typically looking for relevant university subjects such as Mechanical Design.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Electronics Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220572)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

As an Industrial Placement student, you will be a valued member of the Electronics Group. The electronics group designs and develops both on and off car electronic systems. The scope of the requirements means that there is the opportunity for innovation and ingenuity across all areas.

As part of this group, you will be responsible for:

  • Design and development of electronic components and systems

  • Component testing for both development and reliability, including full documentation.

  • Process development across the electronics group.

  • Fault finding and root cause investigation of electronic and electrical components.

Candidate profile:

You will have a strong background in electrical or electronics engineering with excellent investigative skills and sound attention to detail. Experience in C, C++ and C# is beneficial.

It does not matter whether you already have an interest in motorsport, not: we are looking for candidates who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties and opportunities to work with our factory Race Support team.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

When shortlisting applications, we are typically looking for relevant university subjects such as mechatronics and control systems.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Design and Process Development & Customer Programmes Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220569)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

If you want to gain experience in a high performing Engineering Group but do not know which area to work in, this engineering experience is for you. Achieving exposure to design, operations, and race support the role will give you the perfect window into what it’s like working in a Formula One Team.

During the 13 months you will be designing, developing processes, understanding new and existing manufacturing technologies, working with suppliers and all areas of operations and build. You will also get the opportunity to work in Race support at key points through the year.

Job description:

As part of the Design Process Development team, you will be involved in the design process, development and manufacture of a large variety of formula 1 component’s such as suspension, transmission, chassis, electronics and hydraulics. You will be involved in developing the standards within our design engineering team, creating better design specifications to ensure engineering continuity. You will gain exposure to design, structural analysis, technical purchasing, manufacturing, suppliers, and the race team. This role is key to our creativity and high exacting standards within the Team.

Candidate profile:

You will have a strong academic background in a mechanical engineering discipline. Some machining knowledge would be preferred but is not essential and a CAD exposure would be a good advantage. High motivation with a can do attitude is required to keep up with the fast paced nature of this role.

It does not matter whether you already have an interest in motorsport, or not: we are looking for engineers who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties and opportunities to work with our factory Race Support team.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

When shortlisting applications, we are looking for relevant university subjects such as Mechanical or Automotive Engineering.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Car Build Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220568)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

Working within the highest level of motorsport as a key member of our Car Build team, you will directly support our process development activities, Quality Engineering improvements and be involved in all hands-on elements of the car build. This role will be varied and includes the CAD design of off-car components such as special tooling/packaging and assisting with our continuous improvement as we develop engineering functions within Operations. Our intent is to provide you with a personalised experience to help support your university placement, connecting theory to practice. Becoming the Car Build placement will give you a wide variety of experience in all the various elements of Build and you will become an integral part of our team with tasks which actively contribute to our team’s success.

Candidate profile:

You will have a strong academic background in a mechanical engineering discipline and be conversant with CAD. Some manufacturing knowledge would be advantageous. Your commitment and diligence together with a can-do attitude, will enable you to deliver the maximum from this opportunity and to create a positive profile for yourself within the team. Alongside non-academic achievements you will be a confident communicator, comfortable with Excel, Word and PowerPoint with the motivation and resilience to handle this highly challenging, fast paced environment.

It does not matter whether you already have an interest in motorsport or not: we are looking for candidates who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties and opportunities to work with our factory Race Support team.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

When shortlisting applications, we are looking for relevant university subjects such as mechanical engineering.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Controls Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220567)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

As part of the Controls Systems Applied Performance team you will be involved in all aspects of the on-car control system, generating an understanding of the control systems, the mechanical systems they govern and the race driver’s interaction with the systems. You will immerse yourself in remote operational Control Systems Support of our race cars during events, providing real-time monitoring and post session analysis. You will create detailed Pre and Post event reports relating to the various performance controls systems including Race Starts, Driveability, Powertrain operation to empower the trackside controls members decisions.

  • Assisting with the development and release cycle of on-board embedded control system code using Matlab Simulink

  • On-car systems calibration and analysis using car data and metric tools using Matlab and data viewer analysis platforms

  • Functionality development of the physical and virtual control testing environments

  • Provide support for new and existing powertrain systems / components during inhouse dyno testing and support in house Virtual Track Tests

Candidate profile:

You will be aiming for a strong degree (eg. A First or 2:1) in a relevant engineering discipline with some specialisation in control systems. You will have awareness of applications such as Matlab, Simulink, and be very proficient in Office-based tools use and programming (Excel).

I passion for motorsport is an advantage however, we are looking for candidates who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background and motorsport interest, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

Flexibility in hours, enthusiasm to support F1 race weekend work is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties and opportunities to work with our factory Race Support team.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

When shortlisting applications, we are looking for relevant university subjects such as a specialism in controls.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Aerodynamics Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220565)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

We are looking for curious undergraduates who are enthusiastic about aerodynamics to join our department.

You don’t need to be a motorsports fan: we are more interested in your potential to apply your aerodynamic skills and understanding to practical engineering challenges.  Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your time with us a memorable and enriching experience.

As a placement student with us you will enjoy the same responsibilities and creative freedoms as our full-time employees and will make a very real contribution to the performance of our Team, both on and off the track.  Working collaboratively as part of a small group, you will apply your thoughtful and inquisitive nature to exciting projects that improve the aerodynamic performance of our car or enhance our tools and methodologies.

Supported and mentored by experienced engineers, you will see your skills develop over your time with us.  You will return to university to complete your studies having enjoyed an experience that helped you grow as an engineer.

Skills you could gain during your placement include:

  • Understanding aerodynamics and flow structures, connecting theory to practice

  • Creating innovative solutions to problems, e.g. developing aero concepts or improving CFD correlation

  • Interpreting data, e.g. results from our state-of-the-art aerodynamic facilities

  • Developing tools and methodologies, e.g. writing programs in Python or MATLAB

  • Designing surfaces and components in CAD

  • Planning and performing test programmes, e.g. in the wind-tunnel or in CFD

Candidate profile:

You have a passion for aerodynamics and are excited about the opportunity to apply your skills to stimulating projects.

Your commitment and diligence have yielded good university results and you have developed a good appreciation of the basics of aerodynamics or CFD. 

With a broad overview of your subject and an open and honest communication style, you relish collaborating in a team setting and enjoy discussing technical concepts.  You are equally comfortable working on your own, applying your reflective nature, interpretive skills, attention to detail and dependable judgment to understand complicated engineering problems then propose and evaluate viable solutions in a timely fashion.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties and opportunities to work with our factory Race Support team.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Cost Analysis Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220580)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

We’re pleased to announce a new Cost Analyst Industrial Placement opportunity. Reporting to one of the Senior Cost Analysts you will be supporting the Cost Analysis team with their cost cap compliance activities working closely with other Cost Analysts in the Design Office, Operations, the Race Team and the Finance Team. With the new Financial Regulations now firmly in place, it is essential that we remain financially sustainable and compliant, whilst maximising our cost efficiency. This is an ideal position for an inquisitive engineering student to gain valuable experience in the financial activities in the operational and engineering areas of a world leading motorsport team.

Key Accountabilities:

Being mentored by one of the Cost Analysts, you will:

  • Support the Cost Analysis Department as well as operational and technical areas with a variety of cost cap related activities. This will include:

    • Costing data quality improvements and data analysis

    • Process optimisation and automation

    • Cost reduction

    • FIA / Finance reporting

    • Non-F1 activities

  • Work with Finance and other Cost Analysts to ensure consistency of approach and methodologies, aligning processes and standardising practices.

  • Have a comprehensive understanding of the F1 Financial Regulations.

Candidate Profile:

  • The ideal candidate would have strong analytical skills, a sound working knowledge of operational activities and vehicle engineering

  • You must be confident with numerical analysis and have good communication and negotiations skills, to work well with different functions across the organization. 

  • Process mapping and optimisation experience would be beneficial.

  • We are looking for a self-motivated, team player that is passionate about working for our team and has a winning mindset.

  • You should have the ability to build stakeholder relationships and be able to present complex information to a range of audiences.

  • You will be able to work independently and to strict deadlines.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Creative Design Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220582)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

Creative Design Industrial Placement

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The graphic design industrial placement is the ultimate opportunity to kick start your creative design career by gaining valuable hands-on experience in a very exciting and fast-paced sector. 

The Brand and design team strive to provide first-class creative which adds value to the business, assisting it to visually perform at its optimum and stand out both on and off the track. 

The remit of the brand and design team is wide and covers many areas of design including all brand, trackside, internal, clothing, social, hospitality, interiors, and commercial design elements.

Proactivity and innovation are integral to the brand and design team’s ability to stretch to the ever-diversifying needs of the business. The successful candidate will support the brand design team with creative projects to contribute to reaching their goals and those of the wider business.

Key Accountabilities

Under the supervision of the members of the brand and design team, pick up live creative projects to increase overall capacity and assist the smooth functioning of the team. In particular:

  • Support senior design team 

  • Creative - ideation

  • Post-race image management

  • Pre-race asset creation

  • Stationery development

  • Hospitality design

  • Commercial proposals

  • Social posts development

  • Digital content creation

  • Internal branding

  • Weekly design deck overviews

Candidate Profile

As a minimum, the successful candidate must be studying towards a creative degree or master's in design or recently graduated. When shortlisting applications, we are typically looking for relevant university subjects such as graphic design. 

The successful candidate will have had experience working in an office environment (preferably in a design context) and should have a good working knowledge of leading design software.

The following skills are key to this role:

  • Creativity

  • Innovative mindset

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Adeptness with leading design software packages

  • A determination to achieve and succeed

  • The ability to meet deadlines in a high-pressure environment

  • The ability to see projects through from inception to production

  • Consistency regardless of project size

  • Good organisational skills that support the rest of the team

  • The motivation to maintain and improve design standards

  • Willingness to listen to feedback and use it to improve

Characteristics

It does not matter whether or not you already have an interest in motorsport: we are looking for candidates who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience. 

We are looking for a driven individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and a proven, demonstrable track record of working successfully within a high-performing team. The brand and design team requires someone creative, resilient, calm when working under pressure (especially within tight timescales), has excellent attention to detail, and is well organised. 

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision. 

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties and opportunities to work with our factory Race Support team.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Marketing Operations Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220581)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Marketing Operations Industrial Placement will provide the right candidate with the opportunity for hands-on experience across an array of departments spanning Marketing Operations within a fast-paced, forward-thinking sports team. We are looking for a passionate, capable, and proactive individual to join our team and support the various functions within Marketing Operations across the delivery and activation of contractual rights for our Partner and Supplier brands. At Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS Formula One Team we strive for best-in-class delivery across all Marketing functions, working collaboratively and cross functionally to ensure first class delivery. The successful candidate will support the Marketing Operations Team with project based and administrative tasks to contribute to the goals of the team and the wider business.

Key Accountabilities (Duties)

Under the supervision of the members of the Marketing Operations Dept, assist the Partnerships, Hospitality, Event, Merchandise and Clothing teams with tasks to assist in the efficient organisation and smooth functioning of operations related to the team and Partners. In particular:

  • Support Marketing Operations functions across Formula One with the development of marketing material including brochures, toolkits and key documents for Partner and internal use, ensuring they are complete and kept up to date.

  • Support Partnership Management teams with planning and implementation of marketing activations.

  • Support the Hospitality & Event teams with the planning, organisation and implementation of events and guest programmes

  • Support the Partnership and Hospitality teams to capture, track, document and report on the delivery of activations and contractual entitlements

  • Organisation and management of Dept. operational assets and gifts, managing stock control and reordering to maintain operational efficiency with minimal waste 

  • Work with senior members of the Marketing Operations team to implement and manage processes that contribute to the efficient working practices of the team

Candidate Profile

The following skills are required by the successful candidate:

  • Experience working in an office environment

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

  • Interest in sports marketing with a history that shows an education or extracurricular activities that align with the experience required  

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Business, Marketing and/or Events experience.

  • Able to work an organised way being able to multi-task and prioritise work in a fast-paced, busy office environment

  • Ability to work at all levels within an organisation and balance strategic administrative roles with a practical hands-on work.

  • Ability to build good internal and external relationships and to be a team player

  • A proven ability to work effectively as part of a team who enjoys working in a high achieving and yet demanding environment.

Characteristics

Whilst an interest in motorsport is advantageous, an interest in sport marketing and operations is important along with a passion for learning and being part of a team. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

We are looking for a driven individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate will have a strong work ethic and energy as well as being results orientated. Given the nature of the company’s business a flexibility in hours and approach is required along with the ability to work under minimum supervision with a “can-do” attitude.

As a team we are always striving to improve and therefore the ability to take on feedback and the continuous desire to improve is needed, as well as a flexible approach to work given the variety of areas the successful candidate will be required to work in.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Finance Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220579)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

As an Industrial Placement within our Finance function, you will be handling high volumes of data, both accurately and at high speed. It is crucial therefore that we have slick and robust processes to allow us to operate at optimal levels.

We are key providers of information, and we are tasked with supporting decision making across the business.  Therefore, we have many demands placed upon our time and we work as a close nit team in order to meet the expectations of the organisation.

Within this Industrial Placement, you will help to develop and maintain processes that will support us in becoming a world class Finance function.

You will contribute to:

  • Process improvements to increase efficiency, effectiveness and compliance

  • Finance KPI’s

  • Ensuring vendor accounts are accurate through timely payments, and invoice processing/query resolution with internal and external parties

  • Supporting the forecasting process

  • Ad hoc duties such as journal postings, analysis & management reporting

Candidate profile:

We would like to hear from you if you are currently studying towards a finance qualification or in the field of mathematics. We would be looking for a hardworking, focused individual who is methodical in their approach and confidence with Microsoft office programmes, Excel in particular.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

When shortlisting applications, we are typically looking for relevant university subjects such as cyber security.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

IT Cyber Security Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220583)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

As an Industrial Placement student in our Information Security Team, you will be a valued member of the IT Department, bringing your analytical nature and high standards to a range of range of exciting, real-world challenges.

Working collaboratively across the IT Department, your ideas and skills will make a tangible contribution to the performance of our team, both on and off the track, working to secure our systems and data against advanced cyber security threats.

During this placement you will have the opportunity to work with industry leading cyber security technologies in fields such as data protection, cyber security incident response and threat intelligence.

Skills you could gain during your placement include:

  • Understanding how to configure and monitor cyber security tools

  • Understanding and mitigating cyber security risk and balancing controls with the requirements of the team

  • Investigation of cyber security events and issues that are reported by members of the team or via automated alerting systems

  • Driving technical and process improvement by identifying and communicating good practices and behaviours

  • Providing real-time analysis and reporting against a set of defined key performance indicators

  • The ability to communicate cyber security topics to broad sections of the team

Candidate profile:

You will have a strong background in computer science with a good understanding of cyber security concepts and principles. You will be capable of working both independently and as part of a team, have a learning mindset, good organisation and problem-solving skills and a fine attention to detail. 

It does not matter whether you already have an interest in motorsport, or not: we are looking for candidates who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

When shortlisting applications, we are typically looking for relevant university subjects such as cyber security.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Commercial Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220578)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Commercial team are responsible for all revenue-generating opportunities, principally managing the acquisition of partners. This represents an outstanding opportunity for anyone who is seeking to start a career in top tier global sports marketing.

The successful candidate will undertake research and analysis of brands, develop insights (supported with appropriate data) and produce content to support sponsorship proposals within our Commercial team in the Marketing Department.

You will support on, and take ownership of, certain strategic commercial projects related to Mercedes F1 – under the guidance of senior team members. This could include initiatives related to our Retail, Merchandising & Licensing programme, E-commerce etc. 

Providing overall administrative support to the commercial team including event planning, gifting, and SAP. 

Candidate Profile:

The successful applicant will have a strong record of academic achievement and currently be studying a Business, Marketing, Economics related degree that includes a placement year in industry.  Non-academic achievements and interests are important as the candidate will need to be a very confident communicator, highly articulate, well-read, and socially dynamic with the motivation and resilience to handle this highly challenging and fast paced environment. 

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Data Quality Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220577)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

Through a placement in Data Quality, you will make a significant contribution to enabling the team to learn at a greater rate by improving the quality of data available. You will join a small and dynamic team and use your innate curiosity and creativity to quickly understand technical problems and contribute to their solution. Over the course of a thirteen-month placement, you will collaborate with other technology areas. This may include devising and following experiments, analysing experimental data, and improving our capability to produce accurate and reliable measurements.

Skills you could learn during your placement:

  • Understanding experimental testing procedures and measurement capabilities

  • Planning experimental testing with data quality in mind

  • Optimising applications of the latest sensor technology

  • Interpreting data, relating this to the physics of the problem and presenting conclusions e.g., using visualisations

  • Automating processes and analysing data in Python or MATLAB

  • Generating statistical metrics to quantify data quality

Candidate profile:

The Data Quality project portfolio spans across many technical areas, so we’re interested in candidates from a range of technical disciplines (e.g., Engineering, Electronics, Maths, Physics, Computer Science). An innate curiosity is fundamental to this role, as is an aptitude to understand complex problems and a determination to continually learn and improve. Whether you’re passionate about data analysis, mechanical testing, or electronic design we’re eager to hear about the unique skills and interests you can bring to the role. In return, we’ll support your development, encourage your interests, and help you to grow as valued member of the team.

It does not matter whether you already have an interest in motorsport: We are looking for individuals who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience. 

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision. 

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Test & Development Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220576)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Test & Development Team has a very broad remit within MGP, looking after everything from fixtures used to test out components in R&D, servo hydraulic rigs used to sign off components prior to track use and Pit Equipment required to set-up, run and service the car, both at the factory and the track. We are looking for an IP to support the testing side of our activities, whether it be learning to test some of our components or developing better and more efficient ways to run those tests and analyse the data. There may also be the possibility to test your design abilities. If you’re inspired by world class engineering and the pursuit of excellent – this is a great place to start.

Candidate profile:

You will have a strong academic background in a mechanical engineering with excellent investigative skills and sounds attention to details. Knowledge of manufacturing processes as well as some CAD experience would be beneficial. High motivation with a can-do attitude is essential to keep up with the fast-paced nature of this role.

We are looking for engineers who are interested and passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning and developing. A passion for engineering excellence, learning how things work and making them better is vital. We believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties and opportunities to work with our factory Race Support team.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

When shortlisting applications, we are looking for relevant university subjects such as Mechanical or Automotive Engineering.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Race Team Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220575)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

We have two exciting opportunities for a current university student to join either the Race Engineering or Race Strategy Team on an Industrial Placement.  The destination will be an outcome of the assessment and selection process.

The successful candidates will work as part of the race team running support systems and providing analysis of data for both race and test events. Outside of these events the successful candidates will contribute towards development and automation of tools used within the race team.

Key Accountabilities (Duties):

  • Provide race and test support, factory based, for all events during the year.

  • Assist with pre- and post-event analysis tasks for each event covering data and competitor information.

  • Run and monitor a range of software systems during race and test events, including input parameterisation.

  • Assist with live analysis and support during free-practice, qualifying and races.

  • Carry out ad-hoc tasks, for example investigating trends in data or opponent behaviour.

  • Develop and automate tools and analyse routines in Python and/or JavaScript.

It does not matter whether you already have an interest in motorsport or not: we are looking for candidates who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

Key Qualifications and Experience:

  • Studying towards an MSC/MEng level degree in Engineering/Maths/Physics/Computer Science.

  • Experience writing code in Python, Matlab or JavaScript is desirable.

  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment is desirable.

  • Flexibility in hours is required due to the need to work during F1 race weekends.

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties and opportunities to work with our factory Race Support team.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online.  When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file).  You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience.  Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview.  The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person.  Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

When shortlisting applications, we are looking for relevant university subjects such as Engineering, Maths, Physics and Computer Science.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

VDG and Performance & Simulation Industrial Placements (Ref REQ-220574)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

Within the Performance Department there are various roles in the Vehicle Dynamics Group and Simulation & Modelling Team, you will join a department focussed on developing mathematical simulation & modelling capabilities, understanding and improving vehicle performance. The scope of the industrial placement roles is far reaching, and you will contribute to enhance the capabilities of the Performance Department.

Your direct responsibilities may include areas such as:

  • Analysis of track and simulation data to optimise car performance.

  • Development of new vehicle models and simulations to cater for specific request from the Performance Department or Race Engineering.

  • Provide factory-based support to the Race Team and aid the decision-making at race events.

  • Advance analysis techniques to better understand and quantify vehicle performance.

  • Ensuring highest quality, by supporting the testing and regression of new and current simulations, by familiarising and extending our current testing framework.

  • Support testing and development of new software infrastructural capabilities, such as vehicle or track parameters databases, to sign-off novel solutions for the department.

  • Improve current processes and maximise the Department’s output by creating new solutions.

  • Support testing in the driver-in-the-loop simulator.

Working alongside a group of experienced, talented and motivated engineers presents an exciting opportunity to develop your engineering knowledge and creativity. You will develop new skills and will be supported through the collaborative group of technical staff. You will gain a comprehensive insight into the fast-paced and challenging world of Formula One whilst broadening your technical skillset and benefitting your future career.

Candidate profile:

You will have a strong background in a key engineering discipline with excellent capabilities in mathematics and dynamics, strong analysis and problem-solving skills along with sound attention to detail. Experience of software development and engineering tools such as MATLAB would also be of benefit.

There is no requirement to have an interest in motorsport, we are looking for candidates who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties and opportunities to work with our factory Race Support team.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Experimental Aerodynamics Industrial Placement (Ref REQ-220566)

Closing Date: 02/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

As a Team, our values encourage us to look constantly at what we do, asking ourselves “how can we do better?”  This question will be at the heart of your thirteen-month placement in the Aerodynamics Department, as you develop a broad appreciation of the systems in our wind tunnel and then apply your thoughtful and curious nature to propose and develop ways of improving the quality of our experimental results.  Your ideas and skills will make a tangible contribution to the performance of our Team, both on and off the track.

We are focused on improving the full spectrum of our experimental methods: interpretation and presentation of data, mechanical design, electronics, software and optical systems, so we will tailor your projects to suit your interests and academic training.

Working as a valued member of a small group and mentored by knowledgeable specialists, you will see your skills develop and you will return to University with a year of experience that will help you grow in your career, connecting theory to practice.

Candidate profile:

Capable of working on your own and applying your reflective nature to understand a problem, your open and honest communication style means you also relish collaborating in a team setting.  Your commitment and diligence have yielded good university results (e.g., aiming for a First or 2:1).  With a broad overview of your subject, you enjoy discussing experimental techniques, using your interpretive skills, attention to detail and dependable judgment to help find solutions to problems. 

It does not matter whether or not you already have an interest in motorsport: we are looking for engineers who are passionate about reaching their full potential and are excited about constantly learning. Whatever your background, we believe that you will find your placement with us a memorable and enriching experience.

Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’, ‘team-playing’ attitude and the ability to work to strict deadlines under minimal supervision.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, free on-site gym, subsidised restaurant facilities, generous discounts from our sponsors, Christmas & Summer parties and opportunities to work with our factory Race Support team.

We are highly focused on equal opportunities and pride ourselves on our strong, inclusive values and culture.

Recruitment timings and process:

Typically, our Industrial Placements are for a thirteen-month period with an anticipated start date of 3 July 2023.

By the time the placement begins, you must have completed a minimum of two years at university, with at least one academic year of study remaining after your placement.

Application is fully online. When you apply you will be asked to upload your CV and cover letter (the preferred format is one single pdf file). You will also complete an online application form including details of your academic study and relevant experience. Following your application, you will be emailed links to our online testing. The Hiring Manager will review your application and test scores and if successful you will be invited to attend a short video interview. The final stage will be an assessment centre to be held in late October / November.  This may be virtual or in person. Due to the volume of applications, we only provide feedback to candidates who are invited to the final stage.

We welcome applications from all candidates and will look to provide sponsorship to those who require a visa to live and work in the UK, subject to meeting all the necessary Home Office requirements.

All assessments in the recruitment process are in English: this is the primary language used within the organisation and you will need a good command of it in the Industrial Placement role.

This position is office-based, at our campus in Brackley, United Kingdom.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022 at 23:59 British Summer Time.

Senior Structural Analysis Engineer (America's Cup) (Ref REQ-220338)

Closing Date: 05/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

The Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team have joined forces with INEOS Britannia, as Challenger of Record for the 37th America’s Cup competition, to be hosted in Barcelona in 2024. This project brings together two highly complementary spheres of high-performance, high-technology engineering and sporting challenge, with the goal of being the first British team to win the America’s Cup in its 173-year history.

We are looking for a Senior Structural Analysis Engineer with a demonstrable track record of ownership of analysis projects in reliability-critical applications.

Reporting to our Structural Engineering Lead, you will create and deliver “Right First Time” engineering to complex problems across the yacht. Your solutions, experience and judgement will make a tangible contribution to the on-the-water success of the Team.

The Role

Key Responsibilities:

  • Take technical ownership of the structural approval of complex yacht assemblies and make the correct judgements on how to approach the analysis within the time constraints.

  • Static and dynamic analysis of both metallic and composite components, covering environmental, abuse and fatigue cases.

  • Able to use a broad suite of analysis techniques such as contact, non-linear material, large displacement, modal, and optimisation.

  • Assist the group with organising suitable containments for feedback that is generated during prove-out, at the race event, or during servicing.

  • Work closely with Hydro/Aerodynamicists to identify, measure, and deliver the best overall solutions while respecting load cases.

  • Push the boundaries in pursuit of new capabilities, emerging toolsets and reporting methods.

What we are looking for:

  • Relevant and demonstrable engineering experience in a high-end technology application (for example: F1/America’s Cup/LMP/WRC/aerospace/defence).

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree or similar qualification at 2:1 level or above.

  • Communicative and collaborative skills to deliver effective cross departmental results.

  • Self-sufficient and self-reliant – able to critically appraise own results and the work of others, working autonomously and with minimal supervision.

  • Not afraid to ask, aware of your own blind spots, willing to learn, and accepting of change.

Advantageous (but not essential) experience

  • Detailed knowledge of Hyperworks and Abaqus simulation software, composite laminate optimisation, data analysis, linear vibration instrumentation and testing, use of 3DX/Catia V5 for CAD, general mechanical design experience, additive manufacturing (metallics and plastics).

  • America’s Cup experience from AC36.

What do we offer:

  • An environment of no-blame culture and first-class learning.

  • Access to class-leading testing facilities to fully verify and correlate your analysis.

  • Opportunity to witness your ideas & designs influence on the water performance and reliability of the race yacht and the chance to be a part of something that has never been achieved before.

At the heart of our performance are our people. Every member of our team has a voice and plays their part in contributing to our successes on and off the racetrack.

We take pride in creating an innovative, collaborative and high-performance culture where all of our team members are respected, empowered and valued.

Through our Accelerate 25 programme, we are continuously working to make our team even more diverse and inclusive. We welcome applications from all and are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.

Our riverside campus is powered by 100% renewably sourced energy and features an on-site gym and exercise studio, subsidised restaurant and on-site parking with EV chargers available.

We offer a competitive and attractive package of benefits including a generous bonus scheme, Mercedes car lease scheme, private medical cover, life assurance and 25 days holiday. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities. 

Technology Engineering Project Engineer (Ref REQ-220539)

Closing Date: 05/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Team has set a new benchmark for Formula One success during the sport’s current Hybrid era, winning consecutive Drivers’ and Constructors’ World Championships in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and the Constructors’ Championship in 2021.

The role:

The Technology Engineering Project Engineer is required to manage the planning, execution and introduction of Technology Engineering projects across the areas that Technology Engineering support including Aero, Dyno and VDG. Ensuring that deliverables of scope, timeline and cost are fulfilled.

The role includes onboarding and ongoing management of Wind Tunnel 1 (WT1) customers and support of the existing F1 customer in WT2.

Key Responsibilities include:

Technology Engineering Projects

Working primarily as part of the Technology Engineering function, the position holder is responsible for day-to-day project management of Technology Engineering projects providing clear priorities and project targets, whilst keeping control of project budgets. Including but not limited to:

  • Project scope

  • Budgeting

  • Resourcing

  • Project planning

  • Project progress meetings

  • Risk management

  • Supplier management

  • Project cost control

Technology Engineering projects are capability enhancement projects for areas across the company including Wind Tunnel, Aero Experimental, Aero Performance Group, Dyno, Simulator and VDG.

  • Responsible for maintaining critical spares inventory for all Technology Engineering-owned systems (model electronics, balances and other instrumentation)

Customer Projects

  • Initial technical point of contact for prospective WT1 Customers.

  • Establish scope of customer programmes and prepare technical proposals ensuring compatibility between customer requirements and facility capabilities.

  • Liaise with Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Legal and Finance to prepare WT1 customer contracts and NDAs.

  • Arrange customer liaison meetings ahead of initial testing and session previews and reviews during customer test campaigns.

  • Maintain WT1 customer documentation including preparation of geometry files and tunnel configuration.

  • Set up secure areas for safe transfer of customer and WT1 information.

Commercial Support

  • Maintain cost model for preparation of customer quotations for goods and services.

  • Liaison within Technology Engineering and Experimental Aero to establish annual DEV Code and CAPEX requirements.

  • Preparation of DEV and CAPEX and justifications and submission thereof

  • Management and control of DEV and Capex budgets including liaison with project sponsors and finance business partners.

  • Provide a procurement service for the Technology Engineering, Aero and Experimental Aero groups.

What we are looking for:

  • An organiser with the ability to bring groups together to agree project scope and action plans.

  • Demonstrable experience of working in a fast-paced environment across multiple teams.

  • Communicative and collaborative skills to deliver effective cross functional results.

  • Takes the initiative and doesn’t need to be told to go and find opportunities and test new ideas.

  • An excellent understanding and working knowledge of F1 test and simulation facilities.

  • Technical understanding of the wind tunnel models and associated instrumentation

  • A strong financial awareness with a working knowledge of company financial and procurement processes and an understanding of cost cap constraints

  • Have excellent customer facing skills

  • High levels of drive, be assertive and able to make decisions within a pressurised environment.

Advantageous (but not essential) Experience
Microsoft Project, SAP Procurement and Reporting, WT1 experience, model build experience, subcontractor management, chairing project and progress meetings

What do we offer:

At the heart of our performance are our people. Every member of our team has a voice and plays their part in contributing to our successes on and off the racetrack.

We take pride in creating an innovative, collaborative and high-performance culture where all of our team members are respected, empowered and valued.

Through our Accelerate 25 programme, we are continuously working to make our team even more diverse and inclusive. We welcome applications from all and are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.

Our riverside campus is powered by 100% renewably sourced energy and features an on-site gym and exercise studio, subsidised restaurant and on-site parking with EV chargers available.

We offer a competitive and attractive package of benefits including a generous bonus scheme, Mercedes car lease scheme, private medical cover, life assurance and 25 days holiday. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities. 

Storesperson (12 Month Maternity Cover, Weekend Shift) (Ref REQ-220595)

Closing Date: 09/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Team has set a new benchmark for Formula One success during the sport’s current Hybrid era, winning consecutive Drivers’ and Constructors’ World Championships in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and the Constructors’ Championship in 2021.

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Storesperson, reporting to the Stores Team Leader on the Weekend Shift. The successful candidate will be working in a busy stores department undertaking a variety of duties to help keep the department efficient and tidy. The role is mainly focusing on stock control and component distribution.

The Role:

As our Storesperson, your responsibilities will include:

  • Working closely with other stores members to help keep stock accurate.

  • Picking orders for various departments including Race Team spares.

  • Conducting stock counts.

  • Serving stores customers quickly and efficiently.

  • Processing parts through to Inspection from ‘Goods In’.

  • Processing parts from inspection into various departments.

  • Assisting with Hand Carry as required for each event.

  • Helping to ensure a clean and tidy working environment.

  • Helping out in other departments if required.

What we are looking for:

General stores experience is required.  Flexibility in hours and a can-do approach is required, along with the ability to work in a team, under high pressure and to strict deadlines with minimum supervision.

What do we offer:

At the heart of our performance are our people. Every member of our team has a voice and plays their part in contributing to our successes on and off the racetrack.

We take pride in creating an innovative, collaborative and high-performance culture where all of our team members are respected, empowered and valued.

Through our Accelerate 25 programme, we are continuously working to make our team even more diverse and inclusive. We welcome applications from all and are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.

Our riverside campus is powered by 100% renewably sourced energy and features an on-site gym and exercise studio, subsidised restaurant and on-site parking with EV chargers available.

We offer a competitive and attractive package of benefits including a generous bonus scheme, Mercedes car lease scheme, private medical cover, life assurance and 25 days holiday. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities. 

Composite Fitter (Early/Late Shift) (Ref REQ-220593)

Closing Date: 09/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Team has set a new benchmark for Formula One success during the sport’s current Hybrid era, winning consecutive Drivers’ and Constructors’ World Championships in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and the Constructors’ Championship in 2021.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Composite Fitter to join the Composite Assembly department, as part of the Early/Late shift.  This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a core department in assembling high quality carbon components for our F1 racing car in the most efficient, cost-effective manner.

This is a great opportunity to join a fantastic team. You can share our passion and hunger for competition whilst staying true to our values, in addition to enjoying an innovative environment where collaboration and teamwork is key.

The role:

As our Composite Fitter your responsibilities will include:

  • Trim, fit and bond carbon fibre components as specified in engineering drawings and build instructions

  • Assembling moulds, jigs, and fixtures

  • Structural bonding of components to company specifications

  • Ability to deal with technical challenges and solve problems as they arise

  • Responsible for maintaining the highest quality standards on all manufactured composites components to defined standards

  • Proactively contribute to the improvement of quality and efficiency

  • Working to challenging and demanding lead times

  • Assisting other areas of the department as required

What we are looking for:

  • Ability to demonstrate significant previous experience of trimming/fitting a broad range of composite materials in Motorsport/F1

  • Current experience working in an F1/Motorsport environment

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal, always remaining respectful

  • A methodical and thorough approach to the work with excellent attention to detail

  • Be self-motivated and can motivate and influence others

  • Work as part of a team in an ever-demanding environment

  • A positive attitude and enthusiasm to develop and maintain good working relationships with colleagues

  • Work well under pressure to meet demanding deadlines

  • Able to work with minimal supervision

  • A can-do attitude and a willingness to be flexible

What do we offer:

At the heart of our performance are our people. Every member of our team has a voice and plays their part in contributing to our successes on and off the racetrack.

We take pride in creating an innovative, collaborative and high-performance culture where all of our team members are respected, empowered and valued.

Through our Accelerate 25 programme, we are continuously working to make our team even more diverse and inclusive. We welcome applications from all and are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.

Our riverside campus is powered by 100% renewably sourced energy and features an on-site gym and exercise studio, subsidised restaurant and on-site parking with EV chargers available.

We offer a competitive and attractive package of benefits including a generous bonus scheme, Mercedes car lease scheme, private medical cover, life assurance and 25 days holiday. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities. 

Project Manager (IT) (Ref REQ-220588)

Closing Date: 10/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Team has set a new benchmark for Formula One success during the sport’s current Hybrid era, winning consecutive Drivers’ and Constructors’ World Championships in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and the Constructors’ Championship in 2021.

The role:

As our Project Manager you will join the IT team at a time of transformational change. Primarily focusing on all aspects of our IT Programme, the Project Manager will be responsible for the day-to-day management and smooth operation of various digital projects, ensuring that they’re delivered on-time and within budget whilst objectives are met. A tech-savvy professional with an in-depth understanding of how technology can help us achieve our business goals, the successful candidate will be methodical and have excellent time management and digital communication skills.

 Key Accountabilities

  • Collaborate with the stakeholders and target users’ communities to capture projects’ key objectives, success criteria and KPIs.

  • Facilitate minimal thus efficient business resources involvement into the different gathering and validation activities.

  • Ensure appropriate activity and resource planning of all internal and external contributors against set milestones and deadlines.

  • Organise and motivate the project team.

  • Ensure or orchestrate the cost estimation activities and manage the budget.

  • Implement adequate measurement of the customer satisfaction.

  • Analyse and manage project risks and corresponding mitigation plans.

  • Monitor the project(s) progress and report about it on a weekly basis.

  • Help continuously improve all stages of our Service Portfolio Management process.

  • Support other project leaders in adopting and exploiting our PM framework.

Technical Skills

  • Experience of delivering medium to large projects at an enterprise level.

  • Experience of managing projects in a complex engineering-led environment.

  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills, with proven ability to motivate people and develop a genuine team spirit.

  • Excellent stakeholder management.

  • Advanced time management, numeracy, and analytical skills.

  • Hands-on experience with project management and collaboration tools.

What we are looking for:

  • Experience working in a comparable role in an enterprise environment.

  • Strong leadership with ability to foster a true team spirit.

  • Excellent communication, influencing and negotiation skills at senior manager level.

  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, high frequency change environment.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Calm under pressure and happy to meet challenging deadlines.

  • Organised, flexible, proactive and results-oriented.

What do we offer:

At the heart of our performance are our people. Every member of our team has a voice and plays their part in contributing to our successes on and off the racetrack.

We take pride in creating an innovative, collaborative and high-performance culture where all of our team members are respected, empowered and valued.

Through our Accelerate 25 programme, we are continuously working to make our team even more diverse and inclusive. We welcome applications from all and are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.

Our riverside campus is powered by 100% renewably sourced energy and features an on-site gym and exercise studio, subsidised restaurant and on-site parking with EV chargers available.

We offer a competitive and attractive package of benefits including a generous bonus scheme, Mercedes car lease scheme, private medical cover, life assurance and 25 days holiday. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities. 

Build Systems Assembly Technician (Ref REQ-220448)

Closing Date: 12/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Team has set a new benchmark for Formula One success during the sport’s current Hybrid era, winning consecutive Drivers’ and Constructors’ World Championships in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and the Constructors’ Championship in 2021.

The role:

As our Build System Assembly Technician, your responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for building & servicing of safety-critical car assemblies and systems ensuring that all of the procedures and quality checks are followed.

  • Key assemblies include Uprights & Carbon Suspension, Driver controls, Hydraulic Ride Systems, Cooling Systems, Hydraulic & Fuel manifolds, Steering, Gearbox Sub-Assemblies.

  • Carry out other similar skilled duties.

  • Ensuring builds are to latest specification.

  • Use SAP to create build sheets and ensure assembled components have enough available mileage to complete the planned event.

  • Manage, in conjunction with other team members, spares, lifting and servicing of car parts.

  • Assist with Applied Science customer projects.

  • Responsible for keeping a clean and tidy working environment in all areas within Mercedes GP Operations Centre.

What we are looking for:

• Experience in F1 required.

• Good knowledge of quality systems.

• Strong computer skills.

• SAP experience.

• Flexibility in hours and a can-do approach is required, along with the ability to work in a team, under high pressure and to strict deadlines with minimum supervision.

What do we offer:

At the heart of our performance are our people. Every member of our team has a voice and plays their part in contributing to our successes on and off the racetrack.

We take pride in creating an innovative, collaborative and high-performance culture where all of our team members are respected, empowered and valued.

Through our Accelerate 25 programme, we are continuously working to make our team even more diverse and inclusive. We welcome applications from all and are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.

Our riverside campus is powered by 100% renewably sourced energy and features an on-site gym and exercise studio, subsidised restaurant and on-site parking with EV chargers available.

We offer a competitive and attractive package of benefits including a generous bonus scheme, Mercedes car lease scheme, private medical cover, life assurance and 25 days holiday. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities. 

Senior CAE Process Engineer (Ref REQ-220536)

Closing Date: 12/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Team has set a new benchmark for Formula One success during the sport’s current Hybrid era, winning consecutive Drivers’ and Constructors’ World Championships in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and the Constructors’ Championship in 2021.

As we continue to grow and diversify, we are looking for an experienced Senior CAE Process Engineer to join the team, reporting directly to the Lead CAE Process Engineer.

What we’re looking for:

The successful candidate will be involved in the definition and the implementation of the governing methods and processes oriented toward structural analysis applications, from modelling efficiencies to processing of results. They will possess an inherent ability to communicate directives and to oversee structural activities through the broad Design organisation.

With a strong academic background in mechanical engineering, they will need to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of Finite Element software and structural analysis methods with an emphasis on life and damage assessments, and on vibration dynamics. A very open-minded spirit and the ability to develop methods adapted to F1 specific requirements will be essential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the development, the deployment and the maintenance of structural oriented analysis tools (both CAE and hand calcs) for stress analysts and designers

  • Develop a relation of confidence and act as Stress technical support within the DO

  • Ensure the continuous improvement of simulation and analysis methodologies, and processes

  • Support the development of the Design material databases

  • Provide Stress analysis assistance to Design groups in critical design periods.

Candidate Profile:

As well as being a passionate and a hardworking team player, the ideal candidate will possess:

  • Mechanical engineering degree or similar qualification with a strong background in Finite Element methods and a broad knowledge of non-linear analysis techniques.

  • In-depth understanding in metallic and composites material characterisations, analysis and processing (NL, fatigue, failure prediction…) would be essential.

  • Knowledge in dynamic analysis fields would be an advantage

  • Proven experience in Hyperworks and Abaqus would be essential.

  • Knowledge in fatigue tools such as FE-Safe would be essential

  • Coding experience in Python and VBA would be essential, and in TCL desirable

  • Knowledge in optimisation tools such as Optistruct, Tosca, TruForm or OptiAssist would be an advantage

  • Experience of 3DX design is of benefit as well as proficiency in Excel

  • Excellent communicative and collaborative skills are essential

What do we offer:

At the heart of our performance are our people. Every member of our team has a voice and plays their part in contributing to our successes on and off the racetrack.

We take pride in creating an innovative, collaborative and high-performance culture where all of our team members are respected, empowered and valued.

Through our Accelerate 25 programme, we are continuously working to make our team even more diverse and inclusive. We welcome applications from all and are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.

Our riverside campus is powered by 100% renewably sourced energy and features an on-site gym and exercise studio, subsidised restaurant and on-site parking with EV chargers available.

We offer a competitive and attractive package of benefits including a generous bonus scheme, Mercedes car lease scheme, private medical cover, life assurance and 25 days holiday. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities. 

Senior Electronics Design Engineer (Ref REQ-220517)

Closing Date: 12/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Team has set a new benchmark for Formula One success during the sport’s current Hybrid era, winning consecutive Drivers’ and Constructors’ World Championships in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and the Constructors’ Championship in 2021.

A fantastic opportunity has become available for a Senior Electronics Design Engineer in the Electronics group.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the design of electrical system topology, architecture and harness design across a range of projects for both F1 and Non-F1.

Applied Science is the commercial engineering division of the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team with the mission to leverage the best motorsport technologies to deliver performance for customers across the domains of land, sea and air.

We are looking for a talented individual with the motivation and determination to succeed in this challenging and rewarding environment.

Key responsibilities/Duties:

  • Design of electrical and electronic systems across a range of projects from specification to implementation.

  • Electrical architecture, concept, design and topology

  • Electrical Schematic capture for both F1 and non-F1 electrical systems

  • I/O specification for each electrical system.

  • Harness routing and installation design using CAD in 3D.

  • Peer checking of Electrical harness designs and drawings before release

  • Liaison with external suppliers to provide manufacturing specifications and assembly drawings.

  • Attending design reviews and working closely with other design groups to deliver an integrated design.

  • Mentoring and collaborating across the electronics group.

Candidate profile:

  • Electronics engineering degree or equivalent.

  • Experience in delivering electronic/electrical designs across a range of disciplines in a high-tech industry

  • Proven experience in creating and delivering reliable electrical architectures

  • Communicative and collaborative skills to deliver effective cross departmental integration and results

  • High attention to detail and the ability to work independently under a limited supervision to tight deadlines

  • A can-do attitude, proven ability to lead a team to deliver electrical systems and architectures.

What do we offer:

At the heart of our performance are our people. Every member of our team has a voice and plays their part in contributing to our successes on and off the racetrack.

We take pride in creating an innovative, collaborative and high-performance culture where all of our team members are respected, empowered and valued.

Through our Accelerate 25 programme, we are continuously working to make our team even more diverse and inclusive. We welcome applications from all and are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.

Our riverside campus is powered by 100% renewably sourced energy and features an on-site gym and exercise studio, subsidised restaurant and on-site parking with EV chargers available.

We offer a competitive and attractive package of benefits including a generous bonus scheme, Mercedes car lease scheme, private medical cover, life assurance and 25 days holiday. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities. 

Communications Executive (Ref REQ-220591)

Closing Date: 13/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Team has set a new benchmark for Formula One success during the sport’s current Hybrid era, winning consecutive Drivers’ and Constructors’ World Championships in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and the Constructors’ Championship in 2021.

As our Communications Executive your responsibilities will include:


Reporting to the Head of Corporate Communications, the primary focus of your role will be providing communications support for our Diversity, Equality & Inclusion initiatives, assisting with our internal communications and reward programmes, with the opportunity to support on events and tasks within the wider Communications department.

  • Support Head of Corporate Communications on DE&I communications topics

  • Build partnership with HR-based Head of DE&I to ensure alignment with company objectives

  • Main point of contact for our DE&I partners on communications topics

  • Planning and coordination of and attendance at DE&I events

  • Coordination and maintenance of DE&I communications planning schedule

  • Planning, execution and delivery of DE&I related content with Digital team

  • Delivery of media activation for DE&I initiatives and events as required

  • Attend internal DE&I Forum meetings as Communications representative

  • Assist with creation of Annual Sustainability report, with specific focus on DE&I

  • Assist with coordination of internal communications and employee reward programmes

  • Involvement and support with Applied Science and Ignite initiatives and events as required

  • Support for wider Communications activities, including event attendance and training

  • Assist with administrative functions of wider Communications department as required

What we are looking for:

You will thrive on working in a fast-paced, busy team, possess excellent communication and written skills and have high levels of drive.

  • Experience of working within a Communications function, ideally with DE&I/Sustainability focus

  • First-class organisational and time management skills with a sound attention to detail

  • Ability to prioritise, multi-task and work independently with confidence in a busy department

  • Confident writer and communicator with excellent English language writing and editing skills

  • Ability to build effective relationships with stakeholders across our team and our DE&I partners

  • Flexibility in hours and approach is required, along with a ‘can do’ team attitude

What do we offer:

At the heart of our performance are our people. Every member of our team has a voice and plays their part in contributing to our successes on and off the racetrack.

We take pride in creating an innovative, collaborative and high-performance culture where all of our team members are respected, empowered and valued.

Through our Accelerate 25 programme, we are continuously working to make our team even more diverse and inclusive. We welcome applications from all and are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.

Our riverside campus is powered by 100% renewably sourced energy and features an on-site gym and exercise studio, subsidised restaurant and on-site parking with EV chargers available.

We offer a competitive and attractive package of benefits including a generous bonus scheme, Mercedes car lease scheme, private medical cover, life assurance and 25 days holiday. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities. 

Simulation and Modelling Engineer (Ref REQ-220421)

Closing Date: 16/10/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

At the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, a group of passionate and determined people work to design, develop, manufacture and race the cars driven by seven-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton and rising star George Russell.

The Team has set a new benchmark for Formula One success during the sport’s current Hybrid era, winning consecutive Drivers’ and Constructors’ World Championships in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020, and the Constructors’ Championship in 2021.

An exciting position has become available within the Simulation and Modelling group for a new Simulation and Modelling Engineer. This position will report directly to the Lead Simulation and Modelling Engineer.

We are looking for engineers with the appropriate mathematical, numerical modelling and vehicle dynamics skills along with the ability to write quality code towards the development of simulations in our current environments.

The role:

As our Simulation and Modelling Engineer your responsibilities will include:

  • Develop and maintain physical models, sub-models and simulation algorithms to meet the requirements of our current simulation methodologies

  • Research and use appropriate technologies continuously innovate and develop our models and simulation further, while pragmatically meeting the engineering requirements of the Team

  • Interact internally and directly with other groups within the Team to provide solutions supporting objective technical decision making

  • Ensure the on-going quality and correlation of the simulations against track and rig data to maintain the validity of the simulation results

Candidate Profile:

As well as being a passionate and hardworking team player, the ideal candidates will possess:

  • A mechanical or aeronautical engineering degree (Master or PhD) or similar qualification, however the skills, the experience, the ability to learn, the energy and the attitude are most important

  • Excellent grounding in engineering numerical methods, classical mechanics, and multi-body dynamics. Relevant experience in non-linear programming techniques and optimal control will be considered beneficial

  • Conversant with engineering software tools and object-oriented coding languages

  • Excellent communicative and collaborative skills are essential

  • Previous experience in industry in a comparable role would be considered beneficial

What do we offer:

At the heart of our performance are our people. Every member of our team has a voice and plays their part in contributing to our successes on and off the racetrack.

We take pride in creating an innovative, collaborative and high-performance culture where all of our team members are respected, empowered and valued.

Through our Accelerate 25 programme, we are continuously working to make our team even more diverse and inclusive. We welcome applications from all and are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals.

Our riverside campus is powered by 100% renewably sourced energy and features an on-site gym and exercise studio, subsidised restaurant and on-site parking with EV chargers available.

We offer a competitive and attractive package of benefits including a generous bonus scheme, Mercedes car lease scheme, private medical cover, life assurance and 25 days holiday. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities.