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Simulation Engineer

  • Location

    Halse

  • Sector:

    Motorsport

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Callum Rhodes

  • Contact email:

    callum.rhodes@txmrecruit.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01332974922

  • Job ref:

    BH-29936

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-05-01

  • Startdate:

    2022-03-31

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Simulation Engineer
Permanent - Formula 1
Northamptonshire


TXM Recruit are currently working with a leading Formula 1 team. We are working with the Performance Group in order to find a new Simulation Engineer to work on the performance development of both the short term and long term goals of the car. 

This is a permanent role that will have a huge level of influence over how the team performs on track long term.

Key responsibilities

  • Correlation of suspension and steering system models with experimental data (including full car and rigs)
  • Support the car development program by
    • Collecting requirements of the diverse performance simulation teams in terms of suspension/steering components
    • Creating and organising the release schedule of the components into datasources
    • Testing and validating the datasources before releasing to the simulation teams
  • Collect the requirements for a new data system aimed at
    • simplifying and speeding up the generation of datasources
    • increasing flexibility while maintaining traceability of the data input to simulations
  • Advice on the development of the new data system and validate it against the requirements and relevant use cases
 

Candidate profile:

  • Excellent academic background with a Mechanical or Aerospace engineering degree (preferably masters, 2:1 minimum grade) or equivalent qualification
  • Passionate about simulation and correlation between models and experimental data
  • Experience with modelling and simulation of ground vehicles
  • Familiar with the mechanics of suspension and steering systems
  • Ability to work collaboratively in interdisciplinary teams, to ambitious deadlines, and under minimal supervision.
  • Motivated and focused person with excellent communication skills.
  • Attention to details and discipline of self-checking results
  • Inclined at interpreting technical needs of others
TXM Recruit is an equal opportunities employer. If you have any specific requirements or require assistance or reasonable adjustments to be made for you during the selection process due to disability or long-term health condition, we will do our best to assist you

If this role sounds like something you would be well suited to, apply today.