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 Lead Electronics Technology Engineer in the Electronics group.

Reporting to the Head of Electronics the successful candidate will be responsible for the design and delivery of cross departmental electronic technology projects 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, sea and air.

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

The role:

As our Lead Electronics Technology Engineer your responsibilities will include:”

  • Leading, mentoring and managing a team of engineers to deliver complex electronic projects.

  • Design & development of bespoke PCBs, embedded software and embedded systems.

  • FPGA/SOC hardware design and programming in VHDL and/or Verilog.

  • System level design for electronic and electrical systems to ensure integration across disciplines.

  • Collaborating with internal and external customers to ensure projects are delivered to spec and right first time.

  • Capturing and understanding of requirements, creating specifications and resource plans.

  • Reporting project and technical progress to stakeholders.

  • Supporting projects through the development lifecycle.

  • Ownership, root cause analysis and resolution of issues.

What we are looking for:

  • Electronics engineering degree or similar.

  • Extensive experience in leading a group of engineers to deliver electronic projects.

  • Demonstrable experience in delivering electronic projects across a range of disciplines in a high-tech industry

  • Experience in schematic capture and PCB layout with ability to design DDR/Flash & high speed comms interfaces.

  • 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.

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.