Aerodynamicist

Looking for an environment with a true commitment to excellence?
 
Can you listen, engage, and produce outstanding results?
 
Every individual here can and must contribute to our fast evolution.
 
At the Haas F1 Team, diversity, equity, and inclusion are fundamental of who we are. Our commitment to these ethics is steadfast and this promise travels with us wherever we are in the world.  
 
They are central to our mission and to our impact on the F1 Circuit. We know that having varied perspectives helps generate better ideas to solve the complex problems of a changing and increasingly diverse world.

An Aerodynamics Engineer is highly proficient in the tools of aerodynamic development and is insatiable in contributing to our evolution toward excellence.  The Aerodynamicist is ready to contribute in any geometric region of the car or task at hand, and understands prioritization for maximum performance.
 
Demonstrated ability in aerodynamics is required, typically with at least 2 years of experience in motorsport aerodynamics. 

This position: reports to an Aerodynamics Team Leader; is located in Maranello, Italy. Responsible for executing aerodynamic development using CFD and wind tunnel testing. Key focus on wind tunnel model preparation, testing quality, data analysis, and CAD.

Key Responsibilities:

Promote teamwork and effective communications to develop working relationships between all personnel and departments.
Write procedures and test plans.
Create production documentation for test parts.
Create reports to communicate findings.
Analyze aerodynamic modelling (experimental & numerical simulation) results, and synthesize alternative designs.
Direct or undertake surface definition and concept scheming
Direct or undertake model part design.
Participate in wind tunnel testing, coordinating all aspects necessary for a successful test.
Develop aerodynamic analysis tools.
Follow and maintain safety standards in all venues.
Assume responsibilities delegated by the Aerodynamics Team Leader or their delegate.

Education and Work Experience:

A degree in a relevant engineering discipline. Typically requires at least 3 years of experience in the automobile racing industry.
 
Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

Proficient computer skills. Proven experience with CFD software and 3D CAD software. Understanding of aerodynamics and fluid analysis. Understanding of thermodynamics. Knowledge of structural analysis and vehicle dynamics. Able to understand, model, and create a part or device. Strong written and oral communication skills in Italian and English preferred, teamwork, and people skills.
 
Equipment and Applications:

Computer with Microsoft Office and engineering packages including but not limited to, wind tunnel, basic hand tools, fabrication tools. Data Acquisition experience is helpful.

This job description may not detail all major duties, nor cover duties of a similar nature, which may be reasonably required by the relevant manager.
 
Together with our Team Bonus Scheme, the company will also offer a life insurance and the chance to join an illness coverage from our affiliated insurance companies with a special condition for you and your family. As part of our benefit package you’ll have access to the Team’s Canteen, which offers a wide selection of fresh and hot dishes, and to the parking area reserved to all the employees near the main entrance of the office. 
 
At Haas F1 diversity, equity, and inclusion are fundamental of who we are. Our commitment to these ethics is steadfast and this promise travels with us wherever we are in the world.  They are central to our mission and to our impact on the F1 Circuit. We know that having varied perspectives helps generate better ideas to solve the complex problems of a changing and increasingly diverse world.