Senior Performance Engineer

We have a new opportunity to be part of the Trackside Performance team in the role of Senior Performance Engineer.


In this role you will be required to:

  • Work within our Trackside Performance team to ensure that the performance optimisation of both car and driver is maximised throughout the Formula One calendar, at all race and test events.
  • Have a flexible, rigorous, and constructive approach to analysis and problem solving as this role will require extensive hours both at the track and from Mission Control when facilitating the rotation of Performance Engineers across the season.
  • Significantly and actively contribute to the development of Performance Engineering within the group, with particular focus on the optimisation of driver feedback, on car control systems and car setup using data-driven analytics.
  • Contribute to the development of the wider engineering function, striving for continual improvement of our methods and practices.


Key skills:

  • Be data-driven, with a strong understanding of all aspects of race car performance optimisation.
  • Have a strong mechanical, automotive, or aerospace engineering degree and experience as a Race / Performance Engineer, ideally in Formula One.
  • Be able to work calmly and confidently under pressure whilst maintaining excellent communication skills and confidence in your own decision-making abilities.


Embark on a journey with Aston Martin Aramco® Formula One Team to reshape history at our brand new state-of-the-art, sustainable campus based in Northamptonshire. We blend our rich heritage with innovation, bringing new energy to the sport and a determination to challenge the status quo. Fuelled by fresh investment and commitment, we're poised to dominate the track and establish ourselves as a competitive force. To succeed on this mission, we're looking for talented individuals who share our passion for racing and drive for success.


Not only will you be part of a high-performing and collaborative team, you will also benefit from a competitive package which includes a discretionary bonus scheme, contributory private health care and personal pension plan, life assurance, TEDSgroup childcare benefits, cycle-to-work scheme, tech scheme, and a car scheme. Additionally, we have an upcoming on-site gym with fitness, spin and yoga classes, and a new restaurant offering indoor and outdoor dining.


Join us in an exciting and rewarding environment, where you'll play a crucial role in shaping Aston Martin's legacy in motorsport - apply now and be part of the racing revolution!

Aston Martin Formula One Team is committed to attracting, recruiting, and retaining the most talented individuals, regardless of age, disability, gender identity, gender expression, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion, belief, sex or sexual orientation. We strive to be a Team that reflects all the communities with which we engage around the world through diversity in the workplace and promoting an inclusive culture in which all team members are respected, empowered and valued.


Aston Martin Aramco® Formula One Team is committed to making sure our selection methods are fair for all. If you would like to request that reasonable adjustments are made, please complete our Request for Reasonable Adjustments form here.