Recruitment

 

Come and join our team!

jota-sport

We are a successful, independent racing team with a philosophy and history of winning races.

We have won the Le Mans 24hr race and many other endurance races, all thanks to the dedication, hard work and most importantly the people who make up our team.

Today Jota employs over 20 personnel at a technology centre based in rural Kent. The company’s core competencies are the design and manufacture of race cars, and the deployment of this expertise in running the team’s entries in World Endurance races each season.

LATEST POSITIONS

 

Due to a number of exciting new projects, Jota Sport are currently recruiting for the positions below. In the first instance, please e-mail a CV and Covering letter to recruitment@jotasport.com

DATA / PERFORMANCE ENGINEER

Tasks

  • Work closely with the Race engineer on setup, strategy and driver performance
  • Use simulation tools in order to optimize performance of the car
  • Use the cars data logging systems to ensure the car is performing at its maximum

Requirements

  • Understanding of vehicle dynamics
  • Experience in endurance racing (WEC, ELMS, Blancpain, V8 Supercars)
  • Experience using a Motorsport Electronic package (Motec, Cosworth, McLaren etc)
  • Experience using and writing VBA, C++ or similar
  • Able to work within a team under pressure

SYSTEMS ENGINEER

Tasks

  • Work alongside the Race and Performance engineer ensuring that all systems on the car are working correctly
  • Use tools within data logging software ensure the Engine and Gearbox are performing at their maximum

Requirements

  • Previous experience with Engine calibration and Traction Control
  • Experience with Milspec Wiring
  • Experience using a Motorsport Electronic package (Motec, Cosworth, McLaren etc)
  • Experience using and writing VBA, C++ or similar
  • Able to work within a team under pressure

TRUCKIE

Tasks

  • Work closely with Chief Truckie on garage set-up, management of tyres and / or fuel whilst portraying the best team image
  • Drive race truck to / from European races
  • Any other tasks as required by Chief Truckie

Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years previous motorsport experience ( minimum GP3 )
  • Must hold valid Class 1 HGV licence
  • Have valid drivers CPC
  • Experience of managing tyres and / or fuel at minimum GP 3 level ( WEC experience preferred )
  • Must be over 23 years old
  • Role involves extensive worldwide travel so valid passport is required

MECHANIC

Tasks

  • Build and maintain race cars as required by Chief Mechanic
  • Work with Number 1 mechanic on all aspects of race car build and preparation
  • Be involved with garage build
  • Integral part of pit stop team

Requirements

  • Motivated self starter
  • Current valid passport
  • Must have at least 3 years experience at minimum GP3 level
  • Previous experience at WEC level an advantage but not essential
  • Role involves extensive worldwide travel so valid passport is required

In the first instance, please e-mail a CV and Covering letter to recruitment@jotasport.com

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