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Simulation Software Engineer
Full time
Banbury, - United Kingdom
Simulation Engineer, Software Engineer
Required degree level: Bachelor
1-3 years experience is required

Simulation Software Engineer

620 - Vehicle Science · Banbury, Oxfordshire

The Company:

Haas F1 Team is a dynamic Formula One racing team that inspires an open and expansive environment, full of opportunities for motivated individuals in pursuit of a challenge.


The Position:

We are looking to enhance our Vehicle Science department at our Race Team Hub in Banbury, UK. This is a fast-paced and challenging opportunity for a team-oriented Simulation Software Engineer to make a substantial impact within a small team.

General Summary:

This position reports to the Head of Vehicle Science or their designee; is located in Banbury, UK.  Responsible for the development of a suite of custom software tools focused on improving of the performance of the car and driver, whilst working closely with other engineering and aerodynamics departments.


Key Responsibilities:

Promote teamwork and effective communications to develop working relationships between all personnel and departments.

Contribute to the development and continuous improvement of a custom, flexible, cross-platform framework and toolset to address the team’s simulation and data analysis needs.

Promote teamwork and effective communications to develop working relationships between all personnel and departments.

Participate in project/task planning sessions and scheduling of work according to management priorities.

Communicate with key stakeholders to ensure understanding of detailed requirements.

Work with other software engineers to ensure delivery of projects according to those specifications, reporting regularly on any challenges or potential delays.

Work to automate established processes and to enhance the usefulness of the toolset.

Adhere to all engineering and wider business processes.

Follow all safety regulations in all venues.

Other duties as assigned by the Head of Vehicle Science or their designee.


Education and Work Experience:

UK A-levels or international equivalent required.

Further education including Minimum BS in any STEM subject, but with substantial experience in applied mathematics, engineering or software development.

Experience in motor racing, or in mainstream automotive vehicle dynamics/simulation/control function is desirable.

Prior experience in high level motorsport (e.g. Formula One, Formula E, or WEC) would be beneficial.



Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

A robust technical background in applied mathematics, physics or engineering, ideally automotive/aeronautical/racing.

Work to a consistently high standard in stressful and time sensitive situations, whilst prioritizing and managing the workload efficiently.

Work well in a team environment with personnel at all levels.


Equipment and Applications:

At least 3 years software development experience, including object-oriented programming, preferably in C#, C/C++ or MATLAB.

Experience in developing code in one of the following areas would be beneficial:

3D geometry (e.g. graphics)

Physics simulation

Developing complex data management and database storage solutions utilising microservices data processing,

Time series database


Work Environment Physical Demands:

An ability to work and prioritize within a high pressure, time sensitive environment while retaining a methodical approach is essential. The role may require occasional, domestic and international travel and a willingness to work long and flexible hours including weekends.


This position may require lifting to 50 pounds, repeated bending, squatting and manual dexterity. Fast-paced work environment requiring heavy mental demands. Work environment includes machinery, race cars, 7-post and other rigs, grinding debris, and hazardous fluids. All employees must ensure compliance with the Company Health and Safety Policy, and all relevant other statutory Health and Safety legislation.

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