Senior Vehicle Science Engineer


NIO has competed in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship since it was established in 2014. The NIO 333 FE Team have been on a upward progression for the last two seasons and have proven to be competitive already in the Gen3 Era starting earlier this year.

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NIO 333 Racing
Silverstone / UK
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An exciting opportunity exists for a Senior Vehicle Science Engineer within our Vehicle Performance Group.  Utilising vehicle simulation and analysis tools, the primary areas of the Vehicle Performance Groups activity are:

  • Performance analysis of interaction between chassis and controls systems.
  • Analysis support for design of suspension and performance systems.
  • Development of new controls concepts and architecture.


Additional activities include:

  • Correlation of vehicle, tyre & power train models.
  • Event support.
  • Ride performance.
  • DIL support.
  • Delivery of analysis tools.
  • Specification of engineering software requirements.


Reporting to the Chief Race Engineer the successful candidate will show a strong performance focus enabling them to drive forward the vehicle dynamics direction for current and future vehicles.

Required skills, qualifications & experience:

  • Postgraduate degree in engineering or a related discipline.
  • Outstanding problem solving, mathematical and data science skills.
  • Proven track record of chassis performance development.
  • Ability to work effectively either within a cross-functional team with limited supervision.
  • Capacity to report complex technical information clearly, concisely and professionally.
  • Thorough, current awareness of FE controls, chassis & tyre technology.
  • Awareness of modern modelling / simulation functionality within a Performance Engineering context.

Preferred skills, qualifications & experience:

  • High-level motorsport experience.
  • Matlab
  • Simulink
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