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Damper Technician

United States, Indiana, IndianapolisIndyCar

Job description

Arrow McLaren SP is an IndyCar team formed with the joining of McLaren F1 and Schmidt Peterson Motorsports. At the heart of Arrow McLaren SP is a shared ambition: to race, and to win. For our people, our partners, our fans, and our sport. Prior to this partnership, Arrow has had 7 NTT IndyCar Series wins and 28 IndyCar podiums. By joining our team, you’ll be part of an evolutionary racing partnership that is currently under way.

Reporting to the Arrow McLaren SP IndyCar Director of Engineering in our Indianapolis location, this position encompasses responsibilities described below.

Role Overview:

The Damper Technical is responsible for builds of all damper, spring, and third components, including physical assembly and dyno testing.  This role requires meticulous attention to detail in assembling high tolerance components.  This job will include extensive travel to races and tests, and will be eligible to be a member of the over-the-wall pit crew.

This is a salaried full-time position with a 401(k) retirement plan, medical, dental, and vision benefits. Many of the meals on the road are provided, to include a daily per diem.

Job requirements


  • High School or equivalent required
  • Hands-on mechanical experience, preferably automotive or aerospace
  • Computer literacy
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Motorsport experience ideal, not required
  • Attention to detail, organized, and proven experience to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Travel requirements include up to 17 race weekends as well as travel for testing over the year

AMSP is committed to equal employment opportunity. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, disability, ethnicity, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.