AP Racing is the world’s most successful Brake and Clutch supplier to the Motorsport market, providing systems to every F1 championship winner for the past 50 years.

AP Racing is also a leading supplier of Brake and Clutch systems to the high-performance automotive OEM and aftermarket.

Following continued success based on ground breaking technologies and quality, AP Racing is entering the next phase of its development both in the race and road sectors.

Current Vacancies:

R&D Engineer


Salary + Benefits, Competitive (depending on experience):


Role Description:-

As a key part of the R&D department, your role would be to:-

• Support the design & development of systems & products.

• To develop simulation methods and lead the development of analytical tools.

• Design & coordinate product testing including interpreting results.

• Data analysis from a variety of sources and interpreting relevance.

• Participate and contribute to all aspects of product design and development.


Main Requirements:-

The ideal candidate will be qualified to a Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Physics,

Mathematics, Aeronautical, Aerospace, Automotive or Motorsport Engineering or other suitable discipline.


Full time or year out experience in the automotive field working with brakes or clutches would be an advantage

but recent graduates would be considered.


Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office suite is required.


Good knowledge of the following software tools would be an advantage but not necessary, as training would be given to suitably qualified engineers experienced on other systems.


• Solidworks / Solidworks Simulation

• Matlab / Simulink

• Star-CCM+

• Altair Hyperworks


Good communication skills, both oral & written, are essential as well as analytical skills, autonomy and ability to work in a dynamic environment.


Please apply by e-mailing a CV and covering letter to maria.deacon-viney@apracing.co.uk


Strictly no agencies please

General Vacancies:
We are currently seeking proactive, committed team members for the following roles who strive for excellence in an exciting technical environment.
- Key Account Sales Engineers - Race and Road.
- Experienced Brake Design Engineers - Race and Road.
- Quality Engineers and Inspectors.
- Experienced Buyer.
- Supply Chain Planner.
- Machinist/Maintenance Technicians.
- Assembly Technicians/Operatives - Night Shift.
To be considered for these exciting roles, please send your CV including your salary expectations to:
Maria Deacon-Viney.
AP Racing Ltd, Wheler Road, Coventry, West Midlands, CV3 4LB or E-Mail: hr@apracing.co.uk.
Student Industrial Placement Opportunities for 2018-2019.
We have multiple student engineer vacancies fro 2018-2019 with the following four engineering groups subject to suitability.
- Advanced Analysis.
- Race Brakes.
- Race Clutch.
- Road Brakes.

Description: Student Engineer

The content of the role differs slightly between each of the engineering groups but will include some of the following elements:


- Design of brake or clutch products for race, high performance or aftermarket road applications; comprising both 3D CAD modelling and the production of 2D engineering drawings, as well as Finite Element Analysis.

- Post-processing and analysis of results and simulation / modelling projects to aid future designs.

- Product testing; test component and fixture design, devising test procedures and analysing test and client data.

- Liaison with internal departments as well as with suppliers and customers will also be required.


Preferred Course:  BEng or MEng Automotive / Motorsport or Mechanical Engineering


Desired Skills:

- Use of CAD software.

- Matlab and CFD (Advanced Analysis).

- Data analysis.

- Organisation/project management.

- Problem solving.

- Attention to detail.

- Team Working.

- Time Management.
Annual Salary: £17,062 pa. (£18,000 package including bonus).
Work Period: Employment is for approximately 13 months, to commence July 2018.
Application Deadline: 12/01/2018
Please apply by e-mailing a CV and covering letter to oliver.skelly@apracing.co.uk
Download Student Job Advert - Here

AP Racing is an equal opportunities employer