General information

Job Title
Assistant Project Engineer
Ref #
Monday, May 22, 2023
United Kingdom
Business area
Electrical & Controls - Project Engineering
Position level
J - Technician / Administrator
Working time
Full Time
Contract type
Working pattern
9am - 6pm Monday to Friday

Description & Requirements


No restraints. No limitations. We don’t simply push boundaries. We completely rethink them. McLaren Automotive exists to create breath-taking performance road cars.

With innovation at the core of all we do, every challenge starts with the same question. How can we do it better? This restless spirit runs right through McLaren Automotive. And the search for perfection is evident in everything we do.

Purpose of Role

The role is support project engineers and also can on take on responsibility and ownership of a electrical system. The role is to allow the candidate to develop into a Project Engineer within Electrical ES&C.

Principal Accountabilities
  1. Take ownership of a Electrical system
  2. Laise with the supplier
  3. Create plans for delivering system into plant
  4. Design and create Test plans
  5. Maintain SAP BOM structure
  6. Report to Principal and Head of Department
Knowledge, Skills and Experience


  1. Electrical System
  2. Automotive
  3. V- cycle - E2E product delivery
  4. Product developement


  1. In field is not essential but a benefit.
  2. Process following
  3. Demostrate methodical approach


  1. Communication
  2. MS Office - Word/Excel
  3. Self Planning activities
  4. Understanding of electrical and electronic components
  5. Testing and Test setup
Personal Attributes
  1. Positive Attitude.
  2. Real get up and go mindset.
  3. Good communicator.
  4. Methodical approach to problem solving.
  5. Planning.
  6. Good at working alone and with a Team.
  7. Good at working under pressure.
  8. Attention to detail.