Structural Calculation Engineer

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge? 

Structural Calculation Engineer

Would you like to

  • perform advanced nonlinear stress analyses of complex composite and mechanical structures?
  • be involved in development projects from the idea through to implementation?
  • participate in the evaluation of new calculation methods and software?

Do you have

  • a mechanical or aeronautical engineering degree or similar with at least 5 years of professional experience in Formula 1 or motorsport?
  • solid knowledge of FEM tools (HYPERWORKS, ABAQUS, Optistruct, Laminate Modeller or Laminate Tools,) and good working knowledge of CAD solid and surface modelling (CATIA V5/V6/3dx)?
  • proven competence in hand calculations and a particularly good understanding of lightweight structures and load paths?
  • experience in manufacturing processes of composite components?
  • experience of non-destructive structural testing methods?
  • a passion for sport or motor racing and a pro-active attitude in contributing and achieving Team goals?
  • a Swiss work permit or an EU nationality and therefore meet the criteria for a work permit in Switzerland?

Are you

  • an analytical thinker with a practical, hands-on approach; open-minded to unconventional, innovative solutions?
  • a communicative team player with flexibility in hours and resilience, used to work under time pressure and minimal supervision?
  • a self-starting, highly self-motivated individual?

If the above applies, and working in a dynamic, high-tech environment appeals to you, we look forward to receiving your application here!


Sauber Group of Companies
c/o Sauber Motorsport AG
Wildbachstrasse 9
8340 Hinwil, Switzerland

Rolf Matsch, Human Resources