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Senior Electrical Design Engineer


Banbury, Oxfordshire, England


Date Posted:

5th May 2022





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At Prodrive we support motorsport works and customer programmes across a range of international race and rally series. We are the team behind the 2020 GTE world endurance champions, the team that delivered the best-ever debut Dakar performance (having designed the car from scratch through the pandemic) and the team behind title contenders in the inaugural Extreme E series.

We are looking for a Senior Electrical Design Engineer who will be supporting both new programmes and the ongoing evolution of existing programmes. You will be key in the detailed design of electrical harnesses and associated components.

The ideal candidate will possess a strong understanding of electrical and electronics systems used within the motorsport and automotive sectors. Be proficient in electrical harness design using a multitude of design programs and have a good knowledge of System 25 harness practices as well as a broad understanding of complete vehicle systems.

Key responsibilities:

  • Concept design of entire electrical systems both on and off vehicle
  • Production drawings of electrical harnesses and components
  • Diagnosis of electrical faults
  • Technical lead of the Electrical build department
  • Lead of a small team of electrical design engineers
  • Cost analysis and control of electrical projects
  • Releasing of parts and assembly structures onto bill of materials
  • Ensuring bill of materials and build documentation are accurate and up to date
  • Liaising with other departments and customers to support the build and testing of parts, systems and vehicles
  • Understanding the commercial impact of design on stock and future bill of materials costs


We are looking for an engineer with prior experience designing electrical systems across a range of high level motorsport projects with a genuine passion for what you do. You will be educated to degree level or equivalent within Engineering, and be self-motivated with a championship winning ethos

What we offer in return:  

Competitive salary to attract the best, 25 days holiday and bank holidays, life assurance, flexible benefit options including pension, car, bike and holiday purchase salary sacrifice schemes.

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