Vehicle performance engineer - motorcy...

Inserzionista:
EXPERIS srl
Provincia:
Milano
Data inserimento:
06/02/2019
Tipologia Contrattuale:
Contratto a tempo indeterminato

For a leading motorcycle company based in Lombardy, we are looking for a

VEHICLE PERFORMANCE ENGINEER – Motorcycle field

Within the Engineering Department of the Italian headquarter the person in charge will contribute to the continuous improvement of the vehicle through the definition and subsequent application of performance analysis procedures and protocols, reporting directly to the Head of Vehicle Dynamics.
It is also required to provide track side assistance to team engineers for half of the race events reporting directly to the Chief Engineer.

Key Responsibilities:
- Assess and quantify vehicle performance from data analysis and dedicated tools.
- Identify weaknesses and opportunities to improve vehicle performance through setup and development.
- Develop tools to assess conventional vehicle dynamics attributes, but also explore new frameworks for assessing performance. Work towards standard analysis methodology.
- Prepare pre- and post-event reports
- Work in conjunction with the Electronic Control Group to enhance control strategies.

Skills and Experience:
- Mechanical or Automotive Engineering Degree.
- At least 5 years of experience, preferably within Motorsport (motorcycle road racing)
- Previous experience as track side performance engineer is a strong benefit
- Thorough knowledge of vehicle dynamics and racing tyres.
- Extensive knowledge and usage of data analysis systems, knowledge of Matlab would be a plus.
- Fluency in spoken and written English is a must.

Availability to travel worldwide is required for 10 race events + tests, combined with willpower to work long and flexible hours.

We can expect you to have strong interpersonal skills involving ability in team working, a methodical approach to issue investigation and resolution, good communication and reporting skills, open and constructive communication style in a team environment with many different nationalities.

If you think you are the right person, please send your resume applying in the appropriate form.

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