Software Engineer – C++ – Motorsport Simulation / Vehicle Dynamics

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Reference:BH-1816-5

Sector:IT Support / Infrastructure / Database

Salary:£70,000 to £80,000 Per Annum

Benefits:0

Town/City:United Kingdom

Contract Type:Permanent

Closing Date:08/04/2025

Software Engineer – C++ – Motorsport Simulation / Vehicle Dynamics - Fully Remote - £70-80K 
 
Are you a Software Engineer with a love of mathematics who wants to be working on the most interesting problems in motorsport?
 
We are actively seeking a skilled Vehicle Dynamics and Software Consultant to join our clients team. Our client plays a pivotal role in transforming the performance strategies of motorsport teams, including those in Formula 1, Formula E, Indy Car, LMP, and various other series. 
 
You will immerse yourself in the intricacies of cutting-edge simulation tools and unravel the secrets behind leading vehicles in the motorsport industry. Your work will take you into vehicle dynamics simulation including thermal and mechanical tyre modelling, race regulation changes, battery constraints, energy optimisation, brake / throttle / virtual controls to name but a few. A strong background in mathematics and software engineering is a fundamental requirement for potential candidates. 
 
Duties will include: 
Engaging with clients to enhance their comprehension of vehicle performance  
Maximize the utility of cutting edge tools 
Identifying and resolving bugs reported by clients or discovered through in-house usage 
Introducing new features as per client requests 
Utilising innovative components to fresh simulation approaches crucial for achieving competitive success 
 
Skills & Experience 
Thrive on working from your own initiative and capable of working effectively in a fully remote role.
Proficiency in race car vehicle dynamics or a strong comprehension of the same gained in motorsport, Formula 1, Formula E, Indy Car or similar
Extensive background in C++ coding, able to work through equations and turn them into solutions and then transfer into C++.
Demonstrable expertise in physical modelling, showcasing a deep understanding of the mathematics and physics underpinning physical systems 
Extremely mathematical minded and demonstrably skilled in applied and theoretical maths and physics 
 
Salary and Benefits 
Basic salary up to £80K 
Fully remote working and to hours that suit you (you really can work anywhere – some of them team base themselves from ski resorts, others from the beach)
Using world leading technologies  
Working with key figures in motorsports 
Flexible working  
 
This is a great opportunity to move into a relaxed, supportive and elite team where you can enjoy working on longer term projects rather than the week-by-week tight schedule of race improvement within a motorsport team.
 
For more information please apply today!
 
Key Words: Software Engineer, C#, C++, Python, Vehicle Dynamics, Automotive, Remote, Work from Home, WFH

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