Onsite: This position requires an employee to be on-site on a full-time basis.
We are seeking a highly motivated and skilled Composite Material Design Engineer to join our elite team. GM Motorsports supports NASCAR, IndyCar, IMSA and is currently pursuing an entry into Formula 1. As the Composite Material Design Engineer, you will work with the racing programs during all stages of life from part design to lay-up schedule and material selection. With your level of work experience, you can perform finite element analysis (FEA) on parts designed for validation and have the capability to convert surfaces into parts. Position is open to international hiring.
What You'll Do
Use your Catia, composite materials, and FEA work experience to create solids, surfaces, complex assemblies, and drawings
Collaborate with various members of the race program teams using a strong client-oriented focus
Partner with others to learn from and share knowledge in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Your Skills & Abilities (Required Qualifications)
Minimum of 5 years of automotive, motorsports or aerospace post-graduation experience in design composite (carbon fiber) parts
Highly skilled in CAD software - CATIA or 3DX
Work experience using FEA tools - HyperMesh, Abaqus
Strong understanding of composite materials properties and manufacturing process
Solid and surface modeling
Oversee the manufacturing and testing of composite components, ensuring they meet the highest quality and safety standards
Knowledge of aerodynamics and vehicle dynamics
Continuously seek opportunities for innovation and improvements in composite material design and manufacturing processes
Ability to handle multiple programs efficiently
Excellent problem-solving, analytical and communication skills
Passion for motorsports and a desire to contribute to the team's success
Knowledge of vehicle dynamics
Knowledge of aerodynamics
What Will Give You A Competitive Edge (Preferred Qualifications)
Bachelor's or Master's degree Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, or a related field
Participation in either professional or amateur racing
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