Electronics Build & Inspection Technician - America’s Cup (6 month Fixed Term Contract)

Electronics Build & Inspection Technician - America's Cup (6 month Fixed Term Contract)


The Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team have joined forces with INEOS Britannia, as the Challenger of Record for the 37th America’s Cup competition. This project brings together two highly complementary spheres of high-performance, high-technology engineering and sporting challenge.  

The role:

As the Electronics Build & Inspection Technician on the America’s Cup Team your roles and responsibilities will include:

  • Electronic build of race yacht and test rig components and assemblies.

  • Objective dimensional inspection of products for design compliance within specified tolerances.

  • Subjective quality inspection of products to System-25 manufacturing standards and local Code of Practice.

  • PCB and Soldering inspection.

  • Peer build and quality checks.

  • Periodic servicing of yacht harnessing including inspection and test following documented procedures.

  • Reliability and Design focussed feedback through "See It, Say It, Fix It".

  • Adherence to H&S policies with correct PPE at all times.

What we are looking for:

  • Due to the fixed term nature of the position, previous experience in top level motorsport in a similar role is essential.

  • Knowledge of Cirrus testing and configuration will be advantageous.

  • Flexibility in hours and a can-do approach is required, along with the ability to work in a team, under high pressure and to strict deadlines with minimum supervision.

What 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. We pride ourselves on our family-friendly environment, employee well-being programme and offer flexible working opportunities. 

Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team