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Head of Performance


Banbury, Oxfordshire, England


Date Posted:

2nd August 2019





Job Type:




Racing spirit lies at the very core of Prodrive, it has woven itself into our heritage of sportscar racing ever since our first Le Mans victory. Today, Prodrive is planning our next victory at the famous La Sarthe circuit through a dedicated team blended from people with the highest pedigrees in engineering, intelligence and race planning.

We are looking to appoint a high performing, energetic Head of Performance who thrives on collaboration, creative problem solving and engineering talent to optimise our race performance.

Your Challenge:

  • To lead our trackside engineering team to success at all factory tests and events
  • To evolve our strategy to deliver enhanced race performance and championship results
  • To set, monitor, and control all development programmes and budgets
  • To represent Aston Martin Racing at FIA technical meetings and maintain all necessary dialogue with the FIA
  • To embody all things Aston Martin Racing


  • Experience in a similar role either within F1, Endurance Racing or Sportscar.
  • Educated to degree level within Engineering
  • Familiar with the safe working practices
  • Exceptional knowledge of the motorsport governing bodies and relevant regulations.
  • Proven track record of efficiently leading and inspiring a collaborative team
  • Possess a dynamic approach
  • Ability to adapt and able to manage difficult challenges
  • Ability to communicate efficiently
  • Highly self-motivated with a championship winning ethos

If you’re up for the challenge and want to help us deliver more championship winning results, apply now. Please email for more information.

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