Chief Systems Engineer

Reference: 36407_1719504021
  • £45000 - £80000 per annum + pension, discounts, and more.
  • Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Automotive, F1 & Motorsport

We're Hiring: Chief Race Car Systems Engineer

A prominent player in the motorsport and automotive industry is looking for an experienced Chief Race Car Systems Engineer to join our dynamic team. Based at a prestigious facility known for its top-tier events and championships, this role offers the unique opportunity to work on a variety of exciting projects in both existing and new ventures.

What Will You Do?

  • Lead the specification, procurement, application, and maintenance of critical electronic, electro-mechanical, and electrical systems across various championships and performance fleets.
  • Collaborate on vehicle and circuit-based projects from the early stages, ensuring seamless integration of all system functionalities.
  • Oversee the development and integration of all electronic and electrical components within our race and performance vehicles.
  • Manage and mentor a dedicated team of specialists in electrical engineering.
  • Provide hands-on technical support and troubleshooting at GB3 & GB4 race events.

Who Are We Looking For?

  • An enthusiastic professional with a degree in Electronic, Electrical, Mechanical, or Vehicle Systems Engineering.
  • Extensive experience with race or high-performance automotive systems, familiar with leading technologies such as Cosworth Electronics, MoTeC, AIM Technologies, and Magneti Marelli.
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to operate under the unique pressures of race environments.
  • Excellent project management capabilities, ensuring all components meet our rigorous standards for reliability and performance.
  • Availability for regular weekend work and international travel, with the ability to freely travel in and out of the UK.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits, including a pension scheme and generous holiday allowance.
  • Access to our Advantage platform for retail discounts and cash back.
  • Health and wellness support through 24/7 GP access.
  • Opportunities for professional development in a world-class environment.
  • Free parking and discounted on-site amenities.

Please send your application or CV to

Rajan Matharu Recruitment Consultant

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