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Wind Tunnel Technician, Silverstone

Last update 2024-07-11
Expires 2024-07-10
ID #2214545812
Wind Tunnel Technician, Silverstone
United Kingdom, Northamptonshire, Silverstone,
Modified June 30, 2024


We have a new opportunity to be part of our Wind Tunnel Operations team in the role of Wind Tunnel Technician.

Working as part of the Wind Tunnel Operations group, you will undertake a range of projects and activities to provide technical support to our brand-new, state-of-the-art wind tunnel.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:
Operation and maintenance of the Aston Martin Wind Tunnel.
Routine checks and calibration of Wind Tunnel model instrumentation, pre and post Wind Tunnel session and during model builds.
Assemble, operate and maintain bench test rigs for system checking both on and off model.
Assemble, operate, maintain and repair R&D test and calibration rigs and equipment.
Assemble, install, help diagnose and repair electrical and electronic systems within the Wind Tunnel, on the model and R&D test rigs.
Record data and document experimental methods, configurations, and procedures.
Collate tunnel metrics to report on tunnel health and efficiency.
Assist with stock control and spares inventory record keeping.

The successful candidate should have previous experience in one or more of the following:
Wind Tunnel systems and aerodynamic testing.
Other high-level motorsport or automotive research and testing environments.
Mechanical Engineering.
Electrical or Electronic Engineering.
Systems Engineering.
Fitting, maintenance or calibrations of test or measurement equipment.

The ideal applicant must possess excellent practical and technical skills which can be applied to a range of equipment types, from heavy plant to sensitive instrumentation.

In addition, they must be able to follow detailed instructions, both written and verbal, and work methodically, showing good record-keeping and IT skills.

Previous experience with wiring harnesses and electronic components, along with data acquisition software knowledge would be a significant advantage.

The role demands a flexible approach to working hours including shift work and occasional weekends.

Embark on a journey with Aston Martin Aramco® Formula One Team to reshape history at our brand new state-of-the-art, sustainable campus based in Northamptonshire. We blend our rich heritage with innovation, bringing new energy to the sport and a determination to challenge the status quo. Fuelled by fresh investment and commitment, we're poised to dominate the track and establish ourselves as a competitive force. To succeed on this mission, we're looking for talented individuals who share our passion for racing and drive for success.

Not only will you be part of a high-performing and collaborative team, you will also benefit from a competitive package which includes a discretionary bonus scheme, contributory private health care and personal pension plan, life assurance, TEDSgroup childcare benefits, cycle-to-work scheme, tech scheme, and a car scheme. Additionally, we have an upcoming on-site gym with fitness, spin and yoga classes, and a new restaurant offering indoor and outdoor dining.

Join us in an exciting and rewarding environment, where you'll play a crucial role in shaping Aston Martin's legacy in motorsport - apply now and be part of the racing revolution!
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.

Aston Martin Aramco® Formula One Team is committed to making sure our selection methods are fair for all. If you would like to request that reasonable adjustments are made, please complete our Request for Reasonable Adjustments form here.

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Wind tunnel technician

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