Chief Race Engineer

Founded by Jay Penske in 2007, GEOX DRAGON is an American racing team which became one of the 12 teams competing in the all-electric FIA Formula E World Championship. This is an opportunity for a highly skilled team player to join us and make the difference.

Dragon is looking for talented individuals who share our passion for racing and competition. 

Dragon is seeking a qualified Chief Race Engineer who will be managing the Engineering group and leading the technical expertise of the engineers.

General Summary

  • Work independently and within a team group to define and deliver performance for races, tests and simulation events.
  • Responsible for managing the Engineering group to prepare and compete at all events and tests in the Formula E World Championship.
  • Extract the maximum performance from both cars and drivers at each event.
  • Work within the team to collectively develop the engineering capability and knowledge of the team.
  • Highlevel driver management skills with a confidence inspiring communicative approach
  • Ability to plan and schedule engineering tasks but also adapt during dynamically changing conditions and circumstances on and off the track
  • Defines objectives, identifies and evaluates trends and options, chooses a course of action and evaluates outcomes.
  • Coaches, counsels and assign work to the engineering team
  • Develops, maintain and enforces processes and procedures

Specialized Knowledge and skills:

  • Mechanical Degree
  • Proven track record in high level motorsport competition
  • Proven High level Race engineering Experience
  • Strong Science, Physics and Data driven background.
  • indepth knowledge of vehicle dynamics and intervention control systems 
  • Organizational skills; keeping detailed notes and writing up projected outlines and proposals
  • Ability to perform in a dynamic and fast paced environment
  • Ability to communicate professionally, both verbally and in writing
  • Data analysis software and simulation software skills
  • Ability to think outside the box
  • Eligible to work in the UK.

Work Environment:

  • An ability to work and prioritize within a high pressure, time sensitive environment while retaining a methodical approach is essential. The role may require extensive domestic and international travel and a willingness to work long and flexible hours including weekends.
  • The team’s motto is “e pluribus unum,” meaning, “out of many, emerges one.” We place the highest value on integrity, self-motivation, impeccable attention to detail, relentless determination, resilience, and the ability to collaborate and work as a team in an honest and high-pressure environment. We regularly go above and beyond and are committed to doing whatever is necessary to achieve our goals and make our ambitions a reality. We expect the same from everyone on our team.