Race Strategy Engineer

The Company:

Since the 1970s, Williams Racing has always been associated with top-level motorsport and technical innovation. Our unique character, combined with a deep passion for racing and future-oriented thinking, has created the very essence of who we are today.

The position:

We are looking to recruit a Race Strategy Engineer to support the Race Strategy group.

The role:

Working within the Race Strategy group at Williams F1 and reporting to the Head of Race Strategy, this role will provide support for trackside events including all FIA Formula 1 championship events. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, with strong analytical skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines, often under pressure. A flexible approach to working hours and availability to work on weekends is essential.

Key operational Duties:


  • Support of trackside events including all FIA Formula 1 championship races.
  • Numerical and Statistical analysis of data.
  • Reporting on and cataloguing of data.
  • Development and support of existing tools and models.
  • Research and implement new techniques for future development.

Core Skills:


Applicants should bring a creative, proactive approach to problem-solving, along with attention to detail. A collaborative outlook, with good communication and organization skills will help the successful candidate integrate well into our team.


Successful candidates will likely possess:

  • A degree in a relevant Engineering discipline, Mathematics or Physics.
  • Experience of numerical and statistical methodologies, and their applications.
  • Logical approach to research, problem solving and reporting.

The following would be an advantage:

  • Relevant Master’s degree.
  • C++ experience.
  • C# experience.

What can Williams offer?

The role comes with a competitive salary and a host of benefits that befit working for one of the most successful teams in Formula One and one of the most loved brands in British sport. We can also offer free onsite parking and large open green spaces to unwind during breaks. We are a short 5 minutes from Wantage, our closest town centre. We have an on-site gym which is free to use for all staff and contractors and we also have a subsidised restaurant on site.

The Williams Group is an equal opportunity employer who value diversity and inclusion. If you have a disability, we would be happy to discuss reasonable adjustments to the job with you.

Application closing date:

All applications must be received 8th July 2022.

Strictly no agencies.