Electrical Design Engineer

At Prodrive we combine our motorsport ethos with free thinking to redefine the possible. We support a variety of programmes including full works teams in international race and rally series. Our Technicians, Mechanics, Fabricators and Engineers all work together every step of the way with one goal; to win.

We're seeking a talented and motivated Electrical Design Engineer to join our team of engineers developing and supporting electrical & electronic solutions use on our race, rally and road projects. 

 Essential responsibilities

  • Design of electrical systems both on and off vehicle (harnesses, sensors, control units)
  • Production drawings of electrical harnesses and components
  • Diagnosis of electrical faults, working through problems methodically, both in hardware and software
  • Produce documentation (internal and customer facing) to assist with electrical installations
  • Releasing of parts and assembly structures onto bill of materials
  • Defining requirement, specifying, and implementing sensors
  • Liaising with other departments and customers to support the build and testing of parts, systems, and vehicles

Background and technical skills

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Motorsport or Electronic Engineering or another relevant degree
  • Strong automotive or motorsport understanding of electrical systems
  • Basic understanding of various communication protocols such as CAN, LIN & Ethernet
  • Fluent in the use of computers and Microsoft Office Suite


  • Effective spoken and written communication skills
  • Ability to operate both independently and in a collaborative, team environment
  • Excellent organisation, prioritisation, and coordination skills
  • Ability to work effectively and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Willingness to travel and support cars on event or test

What we offer in return;

A modern, spacious working environment with free onsite parking, competitive salaries as well as a tailored range of benefits, which include: life assurance, free fitness assessments and advice from our ‘Fit 4 Life team’, a subsidised canteen, onsite exercise classes, opportunity to join our group personal pension, 25 days holiday, with an opportunity to purchase extra, an attractive lieu-day policy and company discounts e.g. motorsport merchandise… and much more!