Automotive Sector Guide

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  • Automotive manufacturing is one of the world’s leading engineering sectors.
  • The industry is particularly focused on the challenges of reducing pollutants.
  • The sector is undergoing a digital revolution, with the rise of connected and electronically controlled vehicles and the digitalisation of entire business processes.
  • In the UK, the Automotive sector employs nearly one million people, and it is envisaged that connected and autonomous vehicles will create nearly half a million new jobs.
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  • Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains is responsible for the design, manufacture, testing and racing of the World championship winning Formula 1 hybrid power units used by the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 team.
  • As well as Formula 1, the team works on innovative and high-end engineering projects for Mercedes road cars.
  • Its people are distinguished by their unique drive and energy to challenge and push boundaries.
  • Mercedes AMG invests heavily in its development programmes, which span all aspects of Engineering, Operations, and Corporate Services.

Mercedes AMG HPP Hub on Gradcracker

From software engineering to manufacturing, and from IT to finance, Mercedes AMG has exciting opportunities in a wide range of business areas. You can explore and apply for their programmes on Mercedes AMG’s Gradcracker hub.

Are you hungry for success?

On the ‘Our People’ page, you can hear from placement students and graduates at Mercedes AMG; find out what it’s like to work there, as they reveal some of the invaluable experiences they have gained so far.

Push the limits of performance

You can watch the company’s videos for an insight into some of the technology you could be working with – including their power unit software and unique turbocharger configuration.

Mercedes AMG is looking for the best emerging talent to join their team. If you’d like to become part of the fastest family in the world, start your career at Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains.

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