Ford Performance Motorsports Aerodynamics Supervisor

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Job Title:
Ford Performance Motorsports Aerodynamics Supervisor
Location:
Dearborn
State:
MI
Company:
Ford Motor Company

Job Description

Position Overview/Description:
We are seeking a skilled professional to lead the technical aerodynamics involvement of Ford Performance in all professional racing series in which we participate with the goal of winning races and championships while advancing the company’s innovation and technical process for aerodynamics.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead aerodynamic development of race cars in all series in which we participate
  • Engage with our Ford Performance racing teams in all series
  • Engage with the race sanctioning organizations, NASCAR, IMSA, FIA, ACO, SRO, others relative to rules and balance of performance
  • Establish and execute leading edge methods and process for CFD
  • Establish and execute leading edge wind tunnel testing methods
  • Partnership with aerodynamics organization working on the development of mainstream road car – sharing CFD and tunnel process/methods
  • Partnership with Ford Performance Motorsports Simulation team for advancement of our simulation tool and our driving simulator
  • Potential for involvement in Ford Performance road car aerodynamics work
  • Travel is required for this role

Job Requirements:
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors of Science in Engineering is required
  • 5+ years of experience in technical aero position, including experience with technical tradeoffs
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Masters of Science in Engineering preferred
  • Prior racing team experience
  • Demonstrated passion to win
  • Demonstrated technical acumen in aerodynamics and overall vehicle engineering
  • Demonstrated OneFord Leadership Behaviors
  • Prior leadership/management experience highly preferred

The distance between imagination and … creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. When you join the Ford team discover all the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you’d expect from a diverse global leader. You’ll become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.

Visa sponsorship may be available for this position.

Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.



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