Purpose of the Role: To support the design of the F1 Garage and Pit Stop equipment

Principal Responsibilities

  •  Design and delivery of aesthetic and operational pit equipment

  • Project ownership from the conceptual phase through to track sign off

  • Design and specification of systems to maximise pit stop performance

  • Race car set up equipment design

  • Fault diagnosis and resolution

  • Liaison across Race Engineering, Vehicle Design, Logistics and Marketing

  • When required, to assist in design work related to chassis, bodywork, suspension and transmission components

  • Design of jig and tooling components for manufacture and testing of components


Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Degree in Mechanical/Aeronautical Engineering or similar

  • Good knowledge of racing car components and systems

  • Excellent knowledge of composite and metallic materials and manufacturing techniques

  • Proficiency in 3D CAD. 3DX experience preferred

Personal Attributes

  •  Self-motivation

  • Uses initiative to resolve issues and improve processes

  • Good problem-solving skills

  • Good communication skills

  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadline

What can McLaren offer?

We strive to provide a fun, innovative, collaborative and open culture where everyone’s input is welcome, and everyone feels part of our achievements. We work hard to create a culture of continuous improvement and support this with a proactive approach to management and personal development.

McLaren Racing is based at the iconic McLaren Technology Centre on the edge of Woking. Our large campus includes a gym, swimming pool, restaurant and indoor and outdoor break-out areas, as well as direct access to park land. MTC is connected to Woking mainline station via regular shuttle buses, from which London Waterloo is a 32min train ride.

We encourage hybrid working patterns to give you options to balance your home life and hobbies with your work, and offer a comprehensive package of benefits including private healthcare, car schemes, life insurance and generous pension contributions.

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