SENIOR ROLE IN AERO TECHNOLOGY & STRATEGY
Silverstone, - United Kingdom
Required degree level: Bachelor
5-10 years experience is required
Racing Point is a team on an exciting journey. Made up of true racers with a shared hunger for success, the team has set its sights on challenging the top names in the sport.
For 2021, a new chapter awaits, as Racing Point becomes Aston Martin F1 Team – marking sixty years since this iconic brand last raced in Formula 1 as a factory team. With fresh investment and energy, the stage is set to build on Aston Martin’s rich and glorious history in motorsport and establish the Silverstone-based team as a competitive force in the years ahead.
To succeed in its mission, the team is looking for talented individuals who share our passion for racing and competition. As the Aston Martin era beckons, get in touch and join one of the most exciting projects in Formula 1.
We have a new opportunity available within our Aerodynamics Technology Group to be a leading participant in the technical creation, evolution and improvement of integrated experimental and CFD aerodynamic car development processes.
In this role you will provide recommendations and direct input in all projects related to the improvement of CFD tools, their integration with experimental methods and effective communication of these plans to the relevant groups; ensuring plans are created, administered and completed within required timescales by working proactively within our Aerodynamic Technology Group.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:
· a methodical approach to their work
· a high level of attention to detail and accuracy
· capacity to report complex technical information clearly, concisely and professionally
· a strong understanding of all aspects of racing car aerodynamics
· an open, innovative and pragmatic approach to problem solving
· ability to work effectively within a cross-functional team
in order to fulfil this role a minimum of seven years previous experience in high level motorsport environment is essential and experience of personnel management would be preferable.
You will be self-motivated, enthusiastic and a dependable team player who can positively interact and communicate with a range of groups combined with a strong level of CFD knowledge, experience and racing car aerodynamics.
This role will report directly to the Chief of Aerodynamic Technology and Strategy.