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Job listing closed on 21 Nov 2023
1 Nov 2023

CFD Software Developer - Openfoam

🇬🇧 Silverstone, UK
Full Time
2+ years exp.

After more than 60 years away from Formula One, Aston Martin returned to the grid in 2021. Based in Northamptonshire, Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One™ Team has more than 700 passionate people at its heart, making a team with both a rich heritage and a fresh perspective – bringing new energy to the sport with a determination to shake up the order and compete at the sharp end.

The Aston Martin era represents the beginning of a new journey for us, but the racer’s attitude and can-do approach remain central pillars in the team’s philosophy. The focus is always on improving performance and delivering results. With fresh investment and energy, the stage is set to build on Aston Martin’s rich history in motorsport and establish Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One™ Team as a competitive force in the years ahead.

To succeed on this mission, the team is looking for talented individuals who share our passion for racing and hunger for competition. It’s a stimulating and rewarding place to work, with pure racing at the core of everything we do. We are building for a strong future and every member of the team will play an important role in our success.

We are a brave and united team who value authenticity, honesty, and are never afraid to question conventions. We embrace these values in ways that reflect our modern world. If you share our racer’s spirit and want to contribute to the next chapter in Aston Martin’s glorious history, please apply and join one of the most exciting projects in Formula One.

An exciting opportunity exists for a CFD Software Developer - Openfoam within our CFD Department.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic software developer to fill an exciting position within the Computational Fluid Dynamics group.

Relying on a high level of automation, the CFD process is critical to the car aerodynamic development and benefits from constant maintenance and improvement. The full process is built on a background of scripts driving commercial, open source and in house software.

With a background in a CFD related field, working closely with the CFD development group and reporting to the Head of CFD, the selected candidate will be expected to develop OpenFOAM solver, tools and methods to bind and continually improve the entire CFD process. Practical experience in OpenFOAM development and/or in C++ language are required for this position. Experience in Python language and distributed computing in a Linux environment would be a distinct advantage.

Aston Martin Formula One Team is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented individuals, regardless of age, disability, gender identity, gender expression, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion, belief, sex or sexual orientation. We strive to be a Team that reflects all the communities with which we engage around the world through diversity in the workplace and promoting an inclusive culture in which all team members are respected, empowered and valued.