CFD Thermodynamicist

CFD Thermodynamicist

Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team
Date Posted
3rd January 2019
CFD Engineer
Brackley / UK
Competitive Salary

Mercedes-Benz has been setting the standard in racing for over 100 years, and the MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One™ Team continues the proud history of the legendary Silver Arrows. We have some exciting opportunities at our Championship winning team within our CFD Team.

We have an exciting and challenging opportunity for a CFD Thermodynamicist within the Aerodynamics Department, developing effective thermal management solutions for the racecar brake systems and other components around the wheels.

The successful candidate will be responsible for using CFD to develop effective thermal management solutions for the brake systems, from the concept stage through to implementation on the racecar. You will use the brake dyno and track tests to further evaluate and confirm their performance through data analysis.

You should have a strong Mechanical or Aeronautical degree, be resilient and comfortable to work under pressure often to tight timescales.


We succeed when everyone delivers their tenth of a second. No matter which area of the team you work in, you will determine how we perform on and off the track.

Every person here takes immense pride in playing their part to the highest standards. Each and every day. Working here is fast. It demands technical excellence and teamwork. And it calls for great reserves of motivation and resilience.

Own your tenth of a second. Play your part. Join us.

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Closing Date: 18 January 2019

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