Technical Manager - Apex MA

Recruiter
Apex Recruitment
Location
Gaydon
Salary
£27.3 per hour
Posted
04 Sep 2017
Closes
20 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Description:

  • Motorsport Technical Manager: In order to further promote the client 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.
  • They 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.

Skills Required:

  • Motorsport Engineering at management level. F1, WEC, WTC, WRC, LMP, FE or similar
  • Knowledge and experience of FIA regulations and procedures
  • 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

    Order No: 33741

    Position: Technical Manager

    Location: Gaydon

    Type: Contract

    Rate : Competitive DOE

    Hours : 40 Hours per Week

    Division: Special Vehicle Operations

    Position Description:

  • Motorsport Technical Manager: In order to further promote the client 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.
  • They 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.
  • Skills Required:

  • Motorsport Engineering at management level. F1, WEC, WTC, WRC, LMP, FE or similar
  • Knowledge and experience of FIA regulations and procedures
  • 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