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Tyre modelling and simulation Engineer (Ref REQ-200340)

Closing Date: 05/03/2021 23:59:59

Job Description

The purpose of the tyre modelling and simulation engineer is to support the tyre related activities for our customer projects within the Performance Department. This role will ensure an excellent service to our customers by utilising F1 inspired tyre technical expertise and its latest methodologies of modelling and simulation, data analysis and direct tyre characterisation testing.

  • To develop, implement and use the most appropriate tyre physics and tyre modelling techniques to support customer project development.

  • To identify the most efficient way to answer our customers questions when considering the time, cost and technical constraints.

  • To propose and develop new performance concepts that deliver a performance differentiator to our customers.

  • To contribute to the continuous development of the simulation and modelling tools and measurement capabilities to improve the team’s ability to support the customers and to capitalise on the learning made on projects.

Candidate Profile:

  • Strong academic background with a Mechanical, Aeronautical, Engineering Degree (2:1 minimum grade) or equivalent.

  • Experience of tyre modelling and tyre characterisation.

  • Experience with simulation and modelling tasks in vehicle dynamics or in an equivalent high-level engineering industry.

  • Appreciation of optimisation problems, vehicle dynamics, aerodynamics and thermodynamics theory.

  • Ability to report and communicate complex data in a concise manner to a range of diverse stakeholders.

  • Experience using Matlab and Dymola.

  • Ability to work in interdisciplinary teams to tight deadlines, within budget and under minimal supervision.

  • Highly motivated and focused self-starter with excellent communication skills.

Benefits:

In return for your work and commitment, we offer a competitive package including bonus, life assurance, private medical cover, 25 days holidays, subsidised restaurant and on-site gym facilities.

Simulation and Modelling Engineer (Ref REQ-200280)

Closing Date: 09/03/2021 23:59:59

Job Description

An exciting position has become available in the applied sciences team for a new Simulation and Modelling Engineer. This position will report to the Lead Simulation and Modelling Engineer, and will work on exciting customer projects.

We are looking for pragmatic engineers with the appropriate mathematical, modelling and vehicle dynamics skills along with the ability to write quality code towards the development of our simulations in the desired environments.

Key accountabilities / duties include:

  • Develop and maintain physics models, sub-models and simulations to continuously meet the requirements of customer toolsets.

  • Ensure on-going validation and correlation of models to track and rig data to ensure robust validity of simulation results.

  • Research and use appropriate technologies to ensure the continuous development of our models and simulation tools to meet the engineering requirements of our customers.

  • Interact across the entire Team to provide tools and solutions to support objective technical decision making.

Candidate Profile:
 

As well as being a passionate, hardworking team player, the ideal candidates will possess:

  • A mechanical or aeronautical engineering degree (preferably Masters) from a leading university or similar qualification is essential, but your skills, experience, ability to learn, energy and attitude are most important.

  • Excellent grounding in mechanics and in engineering numerical methods. Experience in non-linear programming techniques and optimal control will be considered beneficial.

  • Conversant with engineering software tools and object-oriented coding languages.

  • Excellent communicative and collaborative skills are essential.

Benefits:

We demand the best from our people. So it’s only right we reward them with the best benefits. That’s why we offer a competitive package, including: life assurance, private medical cover,  25 days holiday, on-site gym, and subsidised restaurant facilities.

Senior Software Engineer (Ref REQ-200139)

Closing Date: 10/03/2021 23:59:59

Job Description

We're seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Software Engineer to join our growing agile software development group.

You’ll deliver on key projects to continuously develop more comprehensive insights of our car, driving our race performance. Partnering with key areas of the business, you’ll enhance existing tools and systems, deliver exciting new projects and manage internal customer experience. Key projects include developing our Driver in the Loop real time simulator, our HPC infrastructure and our data capture and analysis systems.

You’ll help to streamline our software development projects and processes and build the capabilities of our team to deliver real value in the business. Your work will push our car development both on and off track, and you’ll get the opportunity to work with a wide range of key stakeholders, delivering high value projects with a real-world impact.

We want to be the best in everything that we do from racing cars to software development, and are looking to revolutionise our working practices, from concept to deployment. We’re creating the next generation of software infrastructure that will be the foundation of our success for years to come.

We’re looking for someone who has proven experience, working at a senior level in a software team, who has delivered flexible, scalable and maintainable solutions to complex problems. It’s vital that you can work with key stakeholders, maintaining a strong customer focus. It’s an exciting time to join our team as we embark on our journey to adopt a devops culture and where you can make a tangible impact on our car development and race performance.


What you'll do:

  • Mentor the software development team, building a supportive environment and developing capabilities to ensure the smooth delivery of major technical projects.

  • Be a key point of contact for new software requirements and internal stakeholder management.

  • Enhance existing systems, ensuring sustainable solutions, whilst building the functionality of the future.

  • Streamline our software engineering projects and processes with the team, ensuring seamless customer experiences and advocating best practices.

  • Provide architectural advice and guidance.

  • Support some of our live race events, ensuring the team can access the right information at the right time to enhance our strategic decision making.

Who you are:

  • Degree in Computer Science (or similar), or relevant experience.

  • Experience working in high performing self-organising teams, delivering solutions to complex problems.

  • Excellent communication skills and experience working with a strong customer focus.

  • Experience using XP practices such as paired programming, TDD and CI / CD.

  • Experience delivering software within a devops culture.

  • Significant experience of at least one programming language, ideally C#, and strong knowledge of Object-Oriented Programming (OOP).

  • Extensive knowledge of the full Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).

  • Excellent communication skills and experience managing key stakeholder relationships.

  • Able to create and nurture a culture of problem solvers eager to tackle new challenges.

Benefits:
 

We demand the best from our people. So it’s only right we reward them with the best benefits. That’s why we offer a competitive package, including: life assurance, private medical cover, 25 days holiday, on-site gym, and subsidised restaurant facilities