(Senior) Structural Analyst and Aerodynamicist

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Are you looking for an ambitious new challenge and would like to strengthen our expanding team?

(Senior) Structural Analyst and Aerodynamicist

Would you like to

  • work in our Aerodynamic department with special focus on structural analysis and aero elasticity?
  • apply interdisciplinary competences to the structural and aerodynamic development of car’s components?
  • play a key role in the definition and execution of special projects?
  • work closely to the aerodynamic concept and development, to the design office, the R&D, the composite and the manufacturing departments?

Do you have

  • a MSc or PhD in Engineering or Mathematics (ideally FEA/CFD related)?
  • a proven multi-year experience in race car design, structural analysis, Finite Element Analysis, metallic and composite analysis, aero-elastic or fluid-structure interaction analysis?
  • experience with structural analysis hand calculation methods?
  • experience with FEA solvers like MSC Nastran/Patran, Ansys, Abaqus?
  • experience with FEA pre/post processing tools like Hypermesh, Ansa, Ansys?
  • a basic or advanced experience in race car aerodynamic development, experimental or computational?
  • understanding of drawing practices, material properties, and manufacturing processes?
  • experience and a strong interest in mathematical modelling?
  • basic programming skills in C/C++, Python, Unix scripting, Excel, VBA scripting?
  • a sufficient knowledge of the CATIA V5/V6 GSD and part design workbench?
  • the language skills to converse fluently and write reports in English (German an advantage) and the interpersonal skills to obtain and supply information as needed?

Are you

  • self-motivated, result-oriented, and able to work independently?
  • a team player, stress-tolerant, flexible, creative and open-minded?
  • a good communicator, well-organised, disciplined, perseverant and careful to details?
  • incline to creative thinking but also able to find realistic solutions?

If the above applies, and working in a dynamic, cross-functional and multicultural team appeals to you, we look forward to your application!

Sauber Motorsport AG
Rolf Matsch, Human Resources, CH-8340 Hinwil


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Sauber Motorsport AG
Human Resources

Phone: +41 44 937 90 00

Email: hr@sauber-motorsport.com