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Design Engineer

Indianapolis, Indiana, United StatesIndyCar

Job description

Arrow McLaren is an IndyCar team formed with the joining of McLaren F1 and Schmidt Peterson Motorsports. At the heart of Arrow McLaren 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 IndyCar Production Manager in our Indianapolis location, this position encompasses responsibilities described below.

Role Overview:

Do you have the need for speed? Do you thrive in a fast paced, energetic work environment that focuses on succeeding on the track? If so, Arrow McLaren does not compromise on the quality and innovation that go into our cars.

As a Design Engineer you will join a passionate crew that will service and maintain our IndyCar for a high-performance, high-speed experience on the track. The right candidate will be self-motivated to work in a fast-paced environment. This position will work creatively in a team atmosphere while adhering to tight deadlines and remaining calm in high-pressure situations.

This is a salaried full-time position with medical, dental, and vision benefits.

Job Summary:

  • Hands-on role helping improve reliability and fault tracking.
  • Car build process documentation.
  • Component design (CAD), modeling, analyzing, and production guidance.
  • Light travel to some races and test events
  • Reverse engineering and metrology/ Part QC
  • Involvement in a wide range of Aero, Vehicle dynamics and performance projects

Job requirements

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering
  •  3+ years experience in a motorsports or related field
  •  CAD Design experience, Solidworks preferred
  •  Drawing/ Drafting and GD&T experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail, organized, and proven experience to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Professional yet friendly personality required to interact with all team members and visitors

Preferred Experience:

  • Formula SAE/ Formula Student participation
  • Direct experience with composite design and manufacturing
  • Direct experience with additive manufacturing
  • Hands on Manufacturing experience

Total Rewards:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement match
  • Voluntary life, short-term and long-term disability benefits
  • Annual bonus plan
  • Competitive time off plan
  • Team discounts, including kit apparel

Arrow McLaren 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.