Technical Engineer - Daytona Beach
Posted on Nov 21, 2018 by NASCAR
IMSA seeks a talented professional to join us in the position of Technical Engineer based in our Daytona office.
The Technical Systems Engineer II primary responsibilities include data monitoring, collection, analysis, and reporting across multiple series and classes. Assists in development, integration, and support of data acquisition systems. Further develops performance algorithms, statistical analysis tools, simulations, and standardized reporting to the IMSA Technical Committee. Assists in management and distribution of electronic systems to competitors. Assists in writing and revising regulations, further developing enforcement methods, and refining the Balance of Performance (BoP) process.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Collection, organization, and internal distribution of logged vehicle data
Prepares post-session and post-race data analysis reports as directed
Develops and conducts vehicle simulations to support the Balance of Performance process
Development of data acquisition systems and methodologies as it relates to scrutineering and performance analysis
Directly interfaces with competitors and suppliers for all IMSA series on all data systems and electronics
Administers policy as defined in the regulations related to data systems and electronics
Architects data collection systems
Further develops performance algorithms, statistical analysis tools, simulations, and standardized reporting to the IMSA Technical Committee.
Generates reports for off-track (e.g. dynamometer and wind tunnel) and on-track data analysis.
Assists in writing and revising regulations, further developing enforcement methods, and refining the Balance of Performance (BoP) process.
Develops, designs and creates proprietary computer tools and software
Assist competitors with rules interpretation.
Approximate travel required: 50%, including weekends.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial ; and a minimum of three (3) years motorsports experience and/or equivalent combination.
- Professional motorsports experience required, team experience preferred
- Professional experience with motorsports data acquisition
- Vehicle dynamics simulation experience required
- Professional aerodynamics experience preferred, including wind tunnel and CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) development experience
- Engine testing and calibration experience preferred
- Understanding of vehicle systems and control systems
- Knowledge of vehicle dynamics required
- Skilled with Excel, VBA, and MATLAB. Programming experience in C# preferred.
- Proficient in CAD and UG/NX-solid modelling
- Strong work ethic, unquestionable integrity and commitment to excellence
- Adept at multitasking and project management
- Drive for highest quality work
- Data driven decisions using solid engineering fundamentals
Learn more about this role and our team by applying at for consideration.
We are a company unlike any other in the world. At IMSA you will find a community of diverse individuals respectful of our history, with an eye towards the future. We want you to bring your experience, skills and passion to our close-knit, high-energy environment in which our employees thrive and where you can prosper. The key to our success is our employees and we offer highly competitive salaries, benefits second to none, and opportunities for you to grow and develop both personally and professionally. It won't take you long to find out that you are on the right track here at IMSA!
IMSA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment where all employees feel valued and empowered. IMSA is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).
We seek to attract and retain the best qualified people available. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, national origin, age, color, disability, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, or any characteristic that is protected by law.
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