Motorsport Technical Manager

25.00 - 27.00 GBP Hourly + GBP25 - GBP27/hour Limited Company Rate DOE
09 Aug 2017
06 Sep 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
RLE International is working on behalf of their Essex based Automotive OEM Client, whom are currently looking a Motorsport Technical Manager to join their expanding team within Special Vehicle Operations based in Gaydon

Our client offers a wide range of unique opportunities available to suit some of the best people and brightest minds in the automotive industry.

So, if you're looking for a key role in shaping the future of the car industry, they have the stage and the tools necessary for you to make it happen.

Motorsport Technical Manager:
In order to further promote the Brand, SVO are creating a track version of a road based production vehicle.
This vehicle will compete in a FIA approved championship in locations around the globe.
We are looking for an individual to lead the development team responsible for taking this vehicle from initial concept into race series production and then be involved in the running of the team in the race series.
The successful candidate will have overall vision for the car and the framework under which it will compete internationally. T
hey will be the key decision maker for the race series, an ambassador for the series and will be expected to interface to the wider SVO team to aid future model development.

1. Motorsport Engineering at management level. F1, WEC, WTC, WRC, LMP, FE or similar
2. Knowledge and experience of FIA regulations and procedures
3. High drive, self motivated, able to work under pressure to tight deadlines

Experience Required:
Proven history of successful race engineering leadership, vision and delivery
Knowledge of FIA regulations and previous involvement with writing of regulations
Design experience in all race commodities
Network of race commodity engineering partners
High drive, self motivated, able to work under pressure
Committed and flexible
Dedicated and single minded in pursuit of the team goal
Ability to lead and influence and manage a team

Experience Preferred:
Relevant engineering degree
Experience of HV systems
Experience of working with an Automotive OEM
Ability to negotiate for the best customer outcome
Ability to understand and manage complex technical issues

Additional Information :
Key Interactions
Fia Regulatory Bodies
Design Team
Svo Engineering Team
Build Team
Press And Public

Hours: 40pw
Rate: GBP27.00 per hour limited company rate

Eligibility: Due to working on behalf of our Client, unfortunately if you require sponsorship for a visa to work in the UK your application will be automatically declined. These are long term rolling contracts.