Design Engineer

Operating a renowned global motorsport business with state-of-the-art facilities at home and winning performances around the globe, M-Sport UK provide the engineering expertise behind an award-winning range of competition cars and has become an industry leader with success across some of the industry’s most acclaimed motorsport series.

​The drive to deliver championship-winning machinery is what excites and strengthens our engineering team; and the key to our continuing success starts with you having influence throughout the core procedures of all our vehicles – from concepts and original designs, to running test programmes and defining the means to enhance maximum performance.

We love what we do, and passion drives our success.



As our company and projects expand, we have an exciting opportunity for a Design Engineer to join our ever-growing team in our Design team. The role will involve working on some of our primary whole-car design projects.

​The role and responsibilities include:

  • Delivering innovative engineering solutions.

  • Design advanced models and drawings of a variety of car components and chassis design.

  • Verification of designs through own calculations, analysis and CAE.

  • Ensuring the success of the design from inception through to production.

  • Liaise with the Chief Designer and Engineers to improve and confirm the design to achieve maximum car performance.

  • Use theoretical knowledge of material science and mechanical engineering to resolve difficult problems.



​We’re looking to bring a group of self-motivated team players together with an enthusiastic and positive attitude.

​You should be educated to BEng or MEng level in Motorsport, Automotive or Mechanical Engineering, and have good knowledge of 3D CAD, preferably CATIA V5.

​Knowledge of the latest manufacturing techniques and materials is essential, and you should have meticulous attention to detail and a practical approach to problem solving.

​You should have excellent interpersonal, relationship and team building skills, and share our determination to deliver the very best results.

​The ideal candidate should have at least two - three years of experience in similar environment working in a competitive industry.

​You should pride yourself on your attention to detail and be capable of delivering a high standard of performance and quality whilst working to strict deadlines in a time-sensitive environment.


​Situated on the edge of the English Lake District National Park, M-Sport UK is unique in offering the fast-paced, adrenaline-fuelled action expected from a career in International Motorsport mere minutes from the tranquillity of the Lakeland fells and all they have to offer in terms of recreation and wellbeing.

​We also offer a range of employee benefits including: a flexible working day, discounted gym membership, discount reward scheme, cycle to work scheme, company contributed pension, life assurance and company healthcare plan as well as a dedicated Work Culture Team with regular meetings, competitions and activities.

​Closing Date: Friday 10th May