Design Engineer - Aerodynamics

Join Racing Point F1Team and become a part of our exciting future as we expand our workforce and facilities, realise our long term ambitions and take the step to the next level.

We are looking for a Design Engineer specialising in surface concept design to join our aerodynamic department and help us achieve our ambitions. We are a young, dynamic team that is built on the foundations of almost 30 years of F1 history.

This position is located in our Silverstone based HQ before we relocate to a brand new purpose built facility.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Creation of high-quality, race-car ready, parametric surfaces.
  • Creation of new concept surfaces, working in close partnership with our aerodynamicists to evolve current designs and deliver fresh ideas.
  • Ensuring adherence to FIA regulations and department quality standards.
  • Use of effective communication to develop working relationships between multiple departments.

Technical Skills:

  • A natural ability to understand and manipulate complex shape geometry.
  • Strong technical background in motorsport/automotive surface design.
  • Experience of advanced parametric CAD surface design preferably in CATIA V6.
  • Knowledge of macros and scripts to optimise your CAD workflow.


  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal.
  • Ability to work to a consistently high standard and meet tight deadlines.
  • Able to prioritise work load and manage your time efficiently.
  • Ability to work as part of a team to give and receive constructive feedback.
  • An organised and methodical approach to work.

Education and Work Experience:

  • Minimum of undergraduate degree or apprenticeship in a relevant discipline.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in motorsport or automotive surface design role.
  • Formula 1 or other motorsport experience is beneficial but not essential.