McLaren Applied Technologies :
McLaren Applied Technologies is a high-performance technology company which combines fresh thinking and innovation to solve crucial challenges and improve people's lives in industries as diverse as health, public transport, automotive and motorsport.
The Communication Systems Team is responsible for delivering embedded software and networking solutions that customers use for a variety of communication challenges such as connecting vehicles and motorsport telemetry systems.
The key strength of the team is its ability to create high-performance solutions for a diverse range of applications ranging from transport to medical.
You will be responsible for developing solutions and planning the execution path to deliver into specific systems and products.
You will collaborate with teams including Hardware, Electronic Systems, Business Development and Quality.
The Role :
As a Principal Engineer within the Communication Systms team you will architect solutions and curate the technology roadmap for communication systems software, keeping the business at the forefront of industry trends.
You will provide technical authority and contribute to the planning and implementation of projects, bids and proposals. You will be responsible for the technical leadership across all communications systems and will operate as the domain expert to drive engineering best practices across all MAT business units.
You will assist with integrating communication products and IP into other domains within MAT, and will foster links to other technical disciplines across the business.
You will proactively lead knowledge dissemintation by being a technology evangelist and you will be recognised as an expert in your own function within the organisation.
Key Responsiblities :
First class degree or upper 2nd in Engineering, Electronics, Mathematics, Operational Research, Computer Science, or other highly quantitative field (or equivalent experience).
Knowledge, Skills, Qualifications and Experience :
Personal Attributes :
The Work Environment
You will be based in Woking Town centre with access to the world-renowned McLaren Technology Centre
McLaren’s Product Innovation Framework
Take the unique opportunity to bring your own ideas to life, whether it’s a software package or a tangible product. If the application for your idea is successful, it will be backed by a significant pledge from the business to fund time and materials costs.
Our ambition is that we continue to foster the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship within Applied Technologies.
The Recruitment Process
The interview will involve a series of skills based technical questions and problem solving or design challenges.