Williams Grand Prix Engineering Ltd

  • Industrial Placement 2019-2020 - Race Engineering

    Location UK-OXF-Grove
    Posted Date 1 week ago(14.1.2019 12:12 PM)
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  • Overview

    Williams Advanced Engineering was founded in 2010 and is the technology and engineering services company within the Williams Group. We use cutting edge technology and know-how honed by the Williams Formula One team to solve complex engineering challenges for our customers. Utilising the latest manufacturing techniques, we provide world class technical innovation, testing and manufacturing solutions across a range of industries. If you’re looking to experience world changing applied engineering at its best, Williams Advanced Engineering could be the perfect opportunity for you.

    We operate a 12-month (August 2019 - August 2020) student placement programme. Here, we are offering a placement within the Race Engineering group of the Jaguar Formula E project. This is an exciting opportunity where Placement Students work under the mentorship of experienced Race and Performance Engineers, gaining significant experience, as well as invaluable information for final year dissertations/thesis. You will work on chasing performance of the Jaguar Formula E car, alongside technical experts whilst developing your skills and building your experience in a dynamic hands-on learning environment.

    Throughout the duration of the placement, you will have regular performance evaluations with the nominated manager to aid professional and personal development.


    To be eligible for an Industrial placement with us you should be working towards a degree in Automotive, Motorsport Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or Computer Science. Basic level of programming would be advantageous (e.g., Matlab, C, C++).


    All applications should be submitted via our website: www.wae.com. Please submit a covering letter along with a Curriculum Vitae containing the following information: Your current career aims and how you plan to achieve them, the subjects that you are currently taking and plan to take, relevant leisure pursuits and activities and why an industrial placement with Williams Advanced Engineering would be beneficial to you.

    Due to the short-term nature of student placements, we are unable to accept applications from candidates who do not have entitlement to live and work in the United Kingdom and we are also unable to accept students in their final year of University.


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