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Junior Aero Performance Software Engineer

MoneyGram Haas F1 Team is unique – on and off the track. We don’t follow the status quo and we’ve made a name for ourselves as the team who does things differently. You might’ve seen us on Netflix, heard of our passionate Team Principal Guenther Steiner, or know that we’re the only American-owned team on the Formula 1 grid, but we’re also more than that. We have three HQs – Kannapolis in the US, Banbury in the UK and Maranello in Italy – each staffed by passionate, loyal and hardworking advocates. At Haas, you’ll be involved in many different areas of the team, an assortment of projects and plenty of hands-on experience while collaborating with some of the best minds in the world.

Yes, you’ll learn from us, but we expect to learn from you too!

This position: reports to the Aero Performance Team Leader or their designee and is located in Maranello, IT. This position is heavily involved with the application and development of advanced software and mathematical models with a strong focus on providing information that will be utilised in the continuous improvement of the performance of the car. You will be working closely with Aerodynamics, and Race Engineering groups.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Promote teamwork and effective communications to develop working relationships between all personnel and departments.

  • Maintenance and improvement of existing applications and tools in use by the team for aerodynamics/telemetry data analysis.

  • Propose new data driven models for APG Engineers at the track to improve the understanding of the aerodynamics behaviour at the track.

  • Analyse and report on model correlation between track and wind tunnel.

  • Support part of race weekends for the introduction of new applications, models, logics when needed.

  • Implement software following best practice of SDLC (agile).

  • Demonstrate passion for continuous improvement, researching and understanding the latest methodologies and technologies when appropriate.

  • Follow all safety regulations in all venues.

  • Assume any responsibilities and duties delegated by the Aero Performance Team Leader or their designee.

Education and Work Experience:

  • MSc in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related fields.

  • Prior industrial placement experience in an internship role would be beneficial.

Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

  • Experienced with OOP in one of the following languages: Python, C# or C++ is essential.

  • Experienced with AI (especially deep learning) and ML modelling.

  • Good background in mathematics, physics and/or fluid mechanics is beneficial.

  • Experienced in using versioning control systems (Git).

  • Understanding of SQL and .Net Entity Framework is also beneficial but not required.

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • A can-do positive approach and a willingness to help others is essential.

This job description may not detail all major duties, nor cover duties of a similar nature, which may be reasonably required by the relevant manager.

Together with our Team Bonus Scheme, the company will also offer a life insurance and the chance to join an illness coverage from our affiliated insurance companies with a special condition for you and your family. As part of our benefit package you’ll have access to the Team’s Canteen, which offers a wide selection of fresh and hot dishes, and to the parking area reserved to all the employees near the main entrance of the office.

At MoneyGram Haas F1 Team, we consider our employees our greatest asset. We strive to create a supportive and inclusive work environment where everyone can thrive and grow. We value diversity and encourage our employees to bring their unique perspectives and experiences to the conversation. Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion are fundamental to who we are as a company and a collective of colleagues. Our commitment to these ethics is steadfast and this promise travels with us wherever we are in the world. We look after our team with multiple rewards packages, competitive bonuses and year-round health and wellbeing programs, providing you with the tools to motivate and perform at your best. If you’re passionate about competition, technology and teamwork, then working at MoneyGram Haas F1 Team could be the perfect fit for you. Motorsport is a dynamic and exciting industry that offers a wide range of opportunities for those who are willing to put in the hard work and dedication required to succeed. Working at MoneyGram Haas F1 Team is a highly rewarding experience, as you become a crucial member of a team that is constantly pushing the boundaries of what’s possible and striving for excellence in everything we do. Join our team and make your passion your profession.