Electrical Design Engineer

Competitive   |    Permanent   |    High Performance Engineering


Posted 18th July 2022

Delta, a Cosworth company, is a battery specialist delivering electric and hybrid solutions. Delta’s main business streams are: Battery Systems, Supervisory Control Systems, Catalytic Generators and Powertrain integration.

The Cosworth Group is a globally recognised technology company that delivers propulsion and intelligent solutions for customers in the automotive, aerospace, motorsport and marine sectors.

As a business, we are constantly seeking innovative ways to lead technology development while striving to deliver the reliability that our customers expect. Therefore, we are hiring innovative professionals to join our team.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Electrical Design Engineer at Delta Cosworth  to support our electrification team based at Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire.

Joining us means connecting to a culture that puts teamwork at the heart of excellence.



Nature of Work for the Electrical Design Engineer: 

  • Design of schematics and harness diagrams from vehicle architecture using Zuken E3 software
  • Update and maintain existing wiring diagrams and documentation during manufacture and commissioning
  • Work with a variant of engineering disciplines to design around 3D CAD and test and development requirements
  • Collaboration in system design reviews and update documentation accordingly
  • Defining high level system architecture drawings of an electrical control system
  • Liaising with controls and mechanical engineers to produce a unified
  • Examining load requirements and selecting appropriate fuse ratings and conductor
  • Research and selecting compatible components/ connectors
  • BOM management
  • Assisting with stock management and preparation for manufacture



  • Engineering experience in the field of automotive/ motorsport electrical engineering
  • Previous experience in the preparation of electrical schematics using dedicated electrical design software (Zuken E3 preferred)
  • Working knowledge of interfacing requirements of digital, analogue and communications signals
  • Previous experience in automotive related design and installation an advantage
  • Knowledge of isolation requirements and practices for DC systems to 800V
  • An understanding of electric vehicle architecture is advantageous
  • 2-3 years on the job experience



As well as the opportunity to become part of the Delta Cosworth family that will support you in developing your career, we offer a generous benefits package which includes:

  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
  • Workplace pension, matched up to 6%
  • Free onsite parking
  • Private Medical Insurance (optional opt in)
  • Income Protection
  • Life Assurance
  • Family Friendly Policies
  • Flexible Working Options (Dependent on position)
  • And much more


To apply, please visit: https://www.cosworth.com/jobs/eds-engineer

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