Trackside IT Systems Technician

Haas F1 Team debuted in the FIA Formula One World Championship in 2016, becoming the first American-led Formula One team since 1986. Founded by industrialist Gene Haas, Haas F1 Team is based in the United States on the same Kannapolis, North Carolina, campus as his championship-winning NASCAR team, Stewart-Haas Racing. Haas is the founder of Haas Automation, the largest CNC machine tool builder in North America, and he is chairman of Haas F1 Team. 
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Haas F1 Team
Banbury / UK
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MoneyGram Haas F1 Team is unique – on and off the track. We don’t follow the status quo and we’ve made a name for ourselves as the team who does things differently. You might’ve seen us on Netflix, heard of our passionate Team Principal Guenther Steiner, or know that we’re the only American-owned team on the Formula 1 grid, but we’re also more than that.

We have three HQs – Kannapolis in the US, Banbury in the UK and Maranello in Italy – each staffed by passionate, loyal and hardworking advocates. At Haas, you’ll be involved in many different areas of the team, an assortment of projects and plenty of hands-on experience while collaborating with some of the best minds in the world.


Yes, you’ll learn from us, but we expect to learn from you too!


General Summary:

This position reports to the Trackside IT Team Leader or their designee; is located in Banbury, UK. Responsible for the deployment, support and development of trackside IT systems for the MoneyGram Haas F1 Team. They will play a key part in ensuring the delivery of best in class IT to the company and its users.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Promote teamwork and effective communications to develop working relationships between all personnel and departments.
  • Deploy, support and pack away trackside IT systems at all race and test events, maintaining maximum uptime and reliability, following all checklists and monitoring throughout events.
  • Plan and perform upgrades and changes to infrastructure both in and out of the racing season, adhering to change control and risk management.
  • Provide 1st to 3rd line technical support to users at the track & factory, ensuring SLA’s and targets are met.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot the trackside network (LAN, WAN and WLAN).
  • Support server hardware, storage platforms and security appliances.
  • Support and administer Windows based services such as Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS and DHCP.
  • Support, administer and develop virtualization platforms.
  • Support F1 specific hardware and software at track and factory.
  • Manage trackside inventory, stock levels, forecasts and procurement.
  • Complete reports in a timely manner, and ensure documentation is kept up to date and accurate.
  • Adhere to all IT and wider business processes and policies.
  • Follow all safety regulations in all venues.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Trackside IT Team Leader.


Education and Work Experience:

GCSE, High School diploma or equivalent required. Further education including BSc or MIS in Computer Science required, or equivalent work experience. Typically requires at least 2-3 years’ experience in the IT field.  Exposure to a racing environment preferred.  Working in an international environment desirable.


Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

  • Have relevant experience in a similar technical position, ideally in a motorsport or other pressured environment.
  • An exception service orientated mindset, with experience of user support as well as infrastructure & technical development and troubleshooting.
  • Be able to work independently, to strict deadlines as well as being a strong team player
  • A quick thinker, be a flexible and adaptive character with the ability react to and solve problems with speed and efficiency, sometimes under highly pressurized situations.
  • Be extremely self-driven and motivated to be the best at what you do every day.
  • A willingness to constantly learn and develop both personal and technical skills.


Equipment and Applications:

  • Solid understanding of Ethernet networking, switching, routing, network installations and troubleshooting. CCNA or equivalent certifications is an advantage.
  • Strong knowledge of Windows Server, desktop environments, virtualisation and Active Directory.
  • A working knowledge of McLaren Applied Technology software such as Atlas, System Monitor, Atlas Data Server and SQL Race is advantageous.


Work Environment Physical Demands:

An ability to work and prioritize within a high pressure, time sensitive environment while retaining a methodical approach is essential. The role requires extensive international travel and a willingness to work long and flexible hours including weekends.


This position may require lifting to 50 pounds, repeated bending, squatting and manual dexterity. Fast-paced work environment requiring heavy mental demands. Work environment includes machinery, race cars, 7-post and other rigs, grinding debris, and hazardous fluids. All employees must ensure compliance with the Company Health and Safety Policy, and all relevant other statutory Health and Safety legislation.


This job description may not detail some less major duties, nor cover duties of a similar nature, which may from time to time be reasonably required by the relevant manager.


At MoneyGram Haas F1 Team, we consider our employees our greatest asset. We strive to create a supportive and inclusive work environment where everyone can thrive and grow. We value diversity and encourage our employees to bring their unique perspectives and experiences to the conversation. Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion are fundamental to who we are as a company and a collective of colleagues. Our commitment to these ethics is steadfast and this promise travels with us wherever we are in the world.

We look after our team with multiple rewards packages, competitive bonuses and year-round health and wellbeing programs, providing you with the tools to motivate and perform at your best. 

If you’re passionate about competition, technology and teamwork, then working at MoneyGram Haas F1 Team could be the perfect fit for you. Motorsport is a dynamic and exciting industry that offers a wide range of opportunities for those who are willing to put in the hard work and dedication required to succeed. Working at MoneyGram Haas F1 Team is a highly rewarding experience, as you become a crucial member of a team that is constantly pushing the boundaries of what’s possible and striving for excellence in everything we do.

Join our team and make your passion your profession.



Due to the nature of the organisation, all employees of MoneyGram Haas F1 Team are required to be security cleared to National Security Vetting standards. If successful in your application, we would support you with the NSV process. As a guideline only, you would normally need to have been a UK resident for the last 5 consecutive years.  Further confirmation can be found on the Civil Aviation Authority  National Security Vetting (NSV) website

If you have not been a UK resident for the last 5 consecutive years, please be prepared to request an Overseas Criminal Records Check for these countries as you will be asked to provide this for referencing and security checks if you are successful.