Graduate Engineers

Graduate Engineers – Mechanical Design or Development and Electrical


We are looking for Automotive, Mechanical and Electronic Engineering Graduates either recent or due to finish this summer. Come and join the team at Ilmor, working on projects spanning multiple racing and non-racing disciplines including F1, Indycar, World Rally Car and Hybrid Automotive.


We are looking for someone who has had experience of or exposure to:

  • engine dynamometer and sub-system rig testing (Development)
  • high level of competence in planning and executing testing activities, analysing data and reporting findings in a clear and succinct manner (Development)
  • Knowledge of engine design, manufacture, and assembly (Design)
  • The design of engine components and some 3D CAD and FEA stress analysis skills (Design)
  • Electronic analysis and design – Matlab, Simulink or similar (Electrical)
  • Coding and/or embedded coding (Electrical)
  • Software development particularly data displays (Electrical)


For all roles you must be able to demonstrate

  • Minimum degree education in a related Engineering Degree (i.e. Mechanical, Automotive, Electronic / Electronics
  • A Year in Industry engineering placement and/or relevant post graduate work experience
  • Strong understanding of engineering principles and different powertrain systems (including hybrid) or Electric propulsion and Electric Vehicle subsystems


Combined with this experience, we would like you to display:

  • Excellent Project Management skills
  • A Collaborative approach to team working
  • Innovation and the ability to generate ideas and new approaches
  • Creative approaches to problem Solving
  • Agility and flexibility to meet moving deadlines
  • Analytical expertise and problem solving skills

Our competitive salaries will reflect your career to date and the skills and experience you bring.  The positions are full-time and permanent with a flexible holiday scheme, generous non-contributory pension and company-wide team activity events.  We are an out-of-town location with free on-site parking and easy walking access to shops, cafes and buses.