Andretti Cadillac

Composite Design

Undisclosed salaryCompositesFull timePermanent
Towcester, GB

About the position

COMPOSITE DESIGNER

Description

Location: Silverstone, UK

Reporting to: Lead Composite Designer

Department: Andretti Cadillac at Andretti Global

Background:

Led by racing legend Michael Andretti, Andretti Global fields multiple entries in INDYCAR, INDY NXT, IMSA and Formula E. This global racing enterprise boasts over 250 race wins, four INDYCAR Series championships, five INDY NXT titles, one Indy Pro 2000 and one USF2000 championship, and has captured victory five times at the famed Indianapolis 500-Mile Race. Andretti Global is now looking to expand into the pinnacle of motorsport through our Andretti Cadillac Team.

Job description:

We have an opportunity for a Composite Designer to join the Andretti Cadillac Team at the new Silverstone Facility. In this role you will contribute to the design of composite components and all associated tooling. At Andretti Global, we aspire to be the absolute best in every aspect of our team. Team members are encouraged to challenge established thinking and share their ideas to create an environment where everyone can contribute to our shared success.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Develop layouts and schemes for composite assemblies, ensuring optimal design and functionality. 
  • Create detailed CAD models and drawings of composite components. 
  • Creation of CAD models and drawings of composite tooling 
  • Prepare comprehensive manufacturing information for composite production processes, including materials, techniques, and quality standards. 
  • Collaborate with manufacturers to ensure effective communication and implementation of design specifications. 
  • Provide guidance and supervision to Graduate Designers, fostering their professional growth and ensuring high-quality work. 

Requirements

  • A degree in a relevant discipline (Engineering) or similar. 
  • Relevant experience in a similar role, ideally within the motorsport industry. 
  • Proficiency in CAD software, preferably CATIA 3DX, with a proven track record of producing accurate and efficient designs. 
  • Knowledge of composite component design 
  • Knowledge of composite materials and their properties 
  • Knowledge or experience of composites manufacture 
  • Ability to plan and manage own workloads. 
  • Clear and concise communication.
  • Ability to prioritize in a time pressured environment and manage personal deadlines 
  • Self-motivated, innovative, and comfortable working independently, while meeting challenging deadlines. 
  • Strong levels of IT skills including MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint etc.) 
  • Positively contribute to an open and inclusive culture 

Please be aware that we will be reviewing applicants on a rolling basis and this job posting will close once a suitable candidate is identified. We encourage all interested individuals to submit their application as soon as possible. As an equal opportunities employer, we are committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective employees and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity or marriage and civil partnership. We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply.

Organisation: 

Andretti Cadillac

Benefits

Free car parkingHealthcarePaid holidaysPaid sick leave

Languages

English(Professional working proficiency)

Location

Posted 24d ago



51-200

employees

Towcester, GB