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Social Media Designer (Ref REQ-200195)

Closing Date: 20/09/2020 23:59:59

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Social Media Designer to join our Team. This role is responsible for providing creative visual content (still image, animation and moving image) to the Mercedes AMG F1 social media channels and digital properties.

Working as an embedded part of the social media team, this role will be able to shape and design the visual assets used across the largest team social media channels in Formula One.

We are looking for a dynamic independent thinker and worker, who is at the forefront of digital creative innovation and able to engage, entertain, inform and disrupt with visual content across a range of social media platforms.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working closely with the Mercedes F1 Communications team to produce content for the team’s suite of social media channels and digital platforms.
  • Understand the team’s brand guidelines, tone of voice and specific distinctions between channels – as well as those of team partners where relevant and appropriate.
  • Ensure the creative function is constantly progressing, monitoring technological and platform developments, keeping Mercedes F1 at the forefront of digital creative innovation in the sport industry.
  • Liaise with other departments in the team to ensure content is dynamic and consistently come up with new ideas to offer clients (existing and prospective).

Candidate Profile:

  • A stand-out portfolio / reel.
  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, After Effects, Photoshop, lllustrator, Cinema 4D.
  • Detailed knowledge of – and enthusiasm for – the digital sport industry and social media.
  • A passion for visual storytelling to help the social media team create the most compelling narrative.
  • A strong interest and knowledge of Formula One and Motorsport.
  • An ability to produce digitally drawn assets, with expertise in fundamental practices such as compositing, motion tracking and rotoscoping.
  • Strong communication and organisational skills, competent file management and attention to detail.
  • A passion for 2D motion graphic design and animation, with the ability to animate a variety of styles and techniques.
  • Proven experience in creating assets that are visually impactful and optimised for social platforms.
  • Competent filming and editing skills for short videos for social media use.
  • An innovative, creative and disruptive mindset; it is imperative that the successful candidate can add flair to a project.
  • A self-starter who will react to online trends and expand the uses of existing assets.
  • A willingness to work Grand Prix weekends according to demand.
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines and manage time efficiently.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, life assurance, private medical cover, Mercedes Company Car lease scheme, 25 days holiday, on-site gym and subsidised restaurant facilities.

Graphic Designer (Ref REQ-200194)

Closing Date: 26.09.2020

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Graphic Designer (Ref REQ-200194)

Closing Date: 26/09/2020 23:59:59

Job Description

This is an exciting role for an experienced Graphic Designer to join our in-house team, working across multiple Motorsport formulas and teams, you will be highly creative, motivated and excellent at multi-tasking with a broad skill set.

We’re looking for a multidisciplinary Graphic Designer with a strong portfolio and experience of delivering creative solutions for event branding, print, signage and digital.

By asking all the right questions and understanding the briefs, you'll produce engaging materials that look and feel on-brand whilst supporting our business objectives. Your relationship with internal stakeholders and external suppliers, such as printers and creative agencies, will ensure the process is as efficient as possible.

You will be responsible for the creation of engaging and creative graphics, illustrations and digital media for use in internal and external communications within established brand guidelines.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support the team across the full breadth of the business with a wide spectrum of graphic elements.
  • Work within a team of in-house designers to develop creative materials from concept to final artwork.
  • Have the confidence and ability to take a brief from concept to delivery with minimal supervision.
  • Maintain consistency and have a clear brand vision with the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of the team brands and logo usage guidelines for all relevant parties including teams, commercial partners and suppliers.
  • Create engaging and creative graphics, illustrations and diagrams for use in internal and external communications within established brand guidelines.
  • Support all team departments with design needs including but not limited to digital material, presentations, signage and print material.
  • Assist with the management of third party creative suppliers and ensure they deliver projects within agreed budget and timetable.
  • Assist with the print production process to ensure projects are delivered on time and to the agreed standard.

Candidate Profile:

The successful candidate will ideally have a proven competence of working in a similar environment, and have excellent knowledge of the adobe creative suite including illustrator, photoshop, InDesign and premiere. Knowledge of Microsoft office will be beneficial. In addition, first-class organisational and time management skills, along with a sound attention to detail is also necessary.

Benefits:

We offer a competitive package including bonus, life assurance, private medical cover, Mercedes Company Car lease scheme, 25 days holiday, on-site gym and subsidised restaurant facilities.

Structural Analysis Engineer (Ref REQ-200155)

Closing Date: 23/09/2020 23:59:59

Job Description

An exciting position has become available for a highly skilled, creative and self-motivated engineer to join the Structural Analysis team and be part of the historic Silver Arrows.

In becoming the successful candidate, you will be intrinsically involved in the design and development of a large variety of composite projects. You must be comfortable challenging yourself and others with respect and passion to drive our projects forward whilst striving to achieve the best possible results. You will exhibit an in-depth understanding of composites materials and their application within high performance structures, with an aptitude for balancing calculated risk with potential reward.

Key Responsibilities / Duties:

Reporting to the Lead Structural Analysis Engineer, your responsibilities will include:

  • The Structural analysis of highly complex car and test rig components and assemblies to the highest standards making use of both finite element and hand calculations.
  • Close collaboration and teamwork with other engineering departments to exceed car performance and reliability goals and objectives.
  • Manage the structural specification and testing requirements for all parts and assemblies.
  • Maintaining accurate documentation through the design process in the form of reports including FE results and supporting calculations.
  • Supporting the components and assemblies assigned to you though the various stages of life, from inception and design through lab testing and in-service life.
  • Continuous improvement of simulation, analysis methodologies and processes for the group.

Candidate Profile:

As the successful candidate you will possess:

  • An engineering degree (2:1 minimum grade) or similar qualification with a good level of experience in a high-performance engineering industry.
  • A thorough understanding of finite element and hand calculation methods is essential and contact analysis would be advantageous.
  • Good experience in the application of leading FEA package(s); Hyperworks, Abaqus, Patran, Nastran, Laminate tools etc.
  • A core knowledge in composite material behaviours and how to model or otherwise identify and evaluate them.
  • The ability to collaborate and communicate clearly, concisely and confidently with all members of the organisation.
  • Experience of 3DX design is of benefit as well as proficiency in Excel.

Whilst the environment in which you will work will be pressured and will demand a high level of attention to detail, you will be fully supported by your team to give you opportunity to be creative and develop solutions to achieve the very best.