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15 Nov 2023

Senior Simulation Development Engineer

🇬🇧 Wantage, UK
Full Time
5+ years exp.

The company:

Williams’ core competencies are the design and development of racing cars to compete in the Formula One World Championship. As one of the world's leading Formula One teams, the company has secured 16 FIA Formula One World Championship titles since its foundation in 1977 and is now moving into an exciting era under new ownership defined by relentless innovation and living sustainable performance in every dimension.

We are looking for a passionate Senior Simulation Development Engineer to join our team to deliver continuous improvement of vehicle models and related tools.

This role would be ideal for an exceptional candidate who has experience of modelling and realtime hardware platforms. The successful candidate will develop and maintain vehicle models and related tools within the scope of the Vehicle Dynamics Group.

As a Senior Simulation Development Engineer, you will contribute to the team’s success by:

  • Developing state-of-the-art vehicle models and related tools that are easy to use, modify and maintain.

  • Integrating those models with the wider software, data-handling, and Driver-in-the-Loop infrastructure.

  • Supporting use of the models for development and optimisation of the F1 cars’ performance.

  • Helping to define the Vehicle Dynamics technology development strategy.

As a Senior Simulation Development Engineer, you will have:

  • Excellent technical ability, with a strong degree in engineering or a related discipline.

  • Great organisational skills with the ability to prioritise tasks and deliver to agreed deadlines.

  • Self-motivation, innovative ideas and will enjoy new challenges/problem-solving tasks.

  • A collaborative attitude with good teamworking ability.

  • Commitment to continuous improvement.

Our ideal candidate will also have experience in the following:

  • Development of dynamic models using Dymola.

  • Realtime hardware platforms such as dSPACE.

  • Use of high-level modelling and programming languages such as MATLAB, Simulink, Python and C/C++.

Application closing date: All applications must be received by 5th December 2023.

What can Williams offer?

The Williams Group is based in multi acre complex located in Grove, Oxfordshire. The Williams Group offers a competitive holiday package, staff events/open days, a subsidised restaurant on site and various car schemes. We have an on-site gym (open 24 hours a day) as well as various fitness classes including outdoors bootcamps, pilates and yoga free for all staff and contractors to use. Aside from these benefits we can offer free onsite parking and large open green spaces to unwind during breaks. We are a based just 30 mins from Oxford City Centre by bus.

Williams is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion. We are happy to discuss reasonable job adjustments

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