Electronics Engineer (Ref REQ-210260)

Closing Date: 24/09/2021 23:59:59

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has become available for an Electronics Engineer in the Electronics group.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the design, engineering and delivery of electronic projects that will include PCB design, embedded software, sensors and custom electronics that span a range of disciplines within the Formula One team and Applied Science.

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, see 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:

  • Responsible for electronic design & engineering of innovative electronic projects. Including, but not limited to, PCBs, sensors and control electronics.

  • Capturing specifications and requirements across multiple disciplines.

  • Schematic and layout design using Altium Designer or similar CAD package.

  • Conducting reliability investigations and fault finding of PCB designs.

  • Rig and bench testing of designed parts to ensure they meet design specification.

  • SPICE simulation of electronic circuits.

  • Programming of embedded systems and Linux apps in C/C++.

  • Power supply, microcontroller and sensor interface design experience essential.

  • Understanding of the PCB manufacturing process and liaising with PCB suppliers.

  • Ability to innovate technical solutions.

Candidate profile:

  • Electronics engineering degree (2.1 or better).

  • 5yrs+ experience in delivering electronic projects across a range of disciplines in a high-tech industry

  • 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 electronics projects.


We demand the best from our people so it’s only right we reward them with the best benefits.  That’s why we offer a competitive package, including: a generous bonus scheme, life assurance, private medical cover and 25-days holiday.