Lead Electronics Design Engineer – Motor Control

Reference  PP0005
Job Type  Permanent
Location  Silverstone, UK (see below)
Salary  Negotiable

Overview of role

Performance Projects, based at Silverstone, Northamptonshire, focusses on niche vehicle projects. Our design, build and supply programmes are wide ranging, from motorsport steering wheels for major manufacturers, through to fully autonomous tractors.


We are seeking an electronics engineer to lead the specification, design, manufacture and testing of our electronic systems. There will be a focus on motor control, but the role will cover the electrical systems across all of our projects.


The successful candidate would be working in a small team on short timescale projects. They must be able to work effectively with little technical supervision, reporting directly to the directors.


The role requires significant periods of work from the Silverstone base, with occasional support at client/test locations. The option to work from home (in the UK) is open when appropriate to do so.

Desirable skills

A good candidate would be able to demonstrate a working knowledge and or experience in the following areas:

Essential skills

The ability to oversee and supervise a motor controller programme is essential, organising and managing third party support where necessary. Highly detailed knowledge of all the individual areas (whilst desirable) is not necessarily essential, but the successful candidate should be able to conduct a broad range of the work solo and unsupported where necessary. A desire to create new and interesting products is critical, along with:



Please apply in writing with your CV and a covering message, explaining how you meet our requirements.

Applicant submissions only.  No agencies please.


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