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Senior Transmission Design Engineer

Alpine F1 Team

Alpine F1 Team, competing as BWT Alpine F1 Team, is a Formula One constructor which made its debut at the start of the 2021 Formula One World Championship.

16 Jun 2022
Closing date
15 Jul 2022

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BWT Alpine F1 Team have a fantastic opportunity to join a team on the rise looking to push and fight for podiums and ultimately championship wins. Within our Powertrain group we are looking for a Senior Transmission Design Engineer to join us.

Senior Transmission Design Engineer – The Role
Reporting to the Transmission Lead, the successful candidate will undertake a senior role and take ownership of a particular mechanical design system. This could be the scheming and detailing of drive train components from the gear change ratios through to the differential and drive shafts. Items to be worked on could include front cover & shift actuators; lubrication system including oil pump, hoses & hardlines; clutch housing and release assembly, and in each of these areas the necessary associated jigs and assembly tools.
Individuals should expect to be involved in reliability fault investigation and resolution for items they have been involved with, thereby, gaining feedback on their design choices.
The Transmission Group is also responsible for Gearbox Dyno Testing Programmes, including the installations and design of specific test assemblies for race car prove-out.

Senior Transmission Design Engineer – The Person
We are looking for an individual who has extensive experience of working in a design role in motorsport, preferably in an F1 team. Excellent communication skills and a keen eye for detail are a must, alongside the ability to work under pressure.

They must also possess the following:

  • A Mechanical Engineering Masters’ Degree or comparable qualification
  • Experience aerospace materials and manufacturing techniques
  • An understanding of implications of car performance when considering design criteria

Ability to approach design tasks by application of engineering first principles

Candidates must be self-motivated, capable of working with minimal supervision and delivering high quality designs to crucial deadlines.

Our offer to you
In return for your hard work and dedication we offer a team who is truly ambitious with their goals, with a unique and friendly working environment and competitive remuneration – including private medical, pension, free onsite gym, subsidised canteen and many others.

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please click 'Apply Now' to begin the application for this role. You will require a CV for this application

Applications close on 15th July 2022

Alpine Racing strives to be diverse and inclusive, a place where we can all be ourselves. We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences. We are committed to making a consistent, top down effort to be role models on what diversity, inclusion and belonging means in society

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Job Type
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