Current Openings at Ilmor




Graduate Simulation Engineer

Job posted on the 05 June 2018


Ilmor Engineering has a successful track record in designing and manufacturing racing engines for the very highest levels of motorsport, including F1, Indy Car, MotoGP and Nascar. In recent years the business has also successfully expanding into new markets including mainstream automotive, aerospace, marine and defence. We are now seeking the following to join our team: 

Graduate Simulation Engineer

As a Simulation Engineer at Ilmor you will experience a diverse and challenging range of activities on both racing engines as well as other areas of our business activities.

To be successful in the first stage of an application you must have a good degree in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering.

The following skills and experience will be required –
• Strong understanding of engineering principles and engine systems
• Excellent analytical and problem solving abilities
• Knowledge of gasoline direct injection combustion systems
• Knowledge of steady-state and transient CFD simulation of engine components
• Data post-processing and presentation of results

In addition, you will be expected to demonstrate the following personal attributes -
• Honesty and integrity at all times
• The ability to work effectively as an individual or as a member of a team, even when under pressure
• A genuine desire and determination to deliver commitments
• Good communication skills in verbal and written formats

In addition to an attractive salary, the above position carries a range of benefits including performance related bonus, non-contributory pension scheme, life assurance and private medical insurance.

To Apply: Please respond with your CV and a covering letter to:  [email protected]

To be considered you must already have the right to work in the UK.

No agencies please.


Simulation Engineer

Job posted on the 25 May 2018


Simulation Engineer


For this permanent position Ilmor Engineering Limited are looking for:


• A good Mechanical or Automotive Engineering degree with at least two years post graduate experience in engine simulation.
• Knowledge of gasoline direct injection combustion systems.
• Experience in steady-state and transient CFD simulation of engine components (preferably using Converge).
• Experience in 1D engine simulation (preferably using GT-Suite).
• An ability to manipulate 3D CAD and extract geometry for simulation models (preferably using Catia V5).


The position is offered with an attractive salary based on experience and a range of benefits including performance related bonus, non-contributory pension scheme, life assurance and private medical insurance.


To be considered for this position you must already have the right to work in the UK.


Please respond by the 29 June 2018 with your CV and a covering letter to [email protected]  or by post to HR Manager, Ilmor Engineering Ltd, Quarry Road, Brixworth, Northamptonshire, NN6 9UB

Applications from Agencies will not be considered


Sales Consultant - Part Time (Permanent)

Job posted on the 13 April 2018


Sales Consultant – Part Time              Permanent Position

As part of the manufacturing team at Ilmor you will be primarily tasked with selling the capabilities of the machine shop and promoting the Ilmor brand. 


Suitable applicants will be experienced in marketing the services of a typical machine shop environment. Preference will be given to candidates who are experienced within the Automotive and Aerospace industries.


In addition, you will also be expected to demonstrate the following professional and personal attributes:
• Manage timescales in an effective and efficient manner
• Communicate well with all company departments
• Strive constantly for quality and efficiency
• The ability to work effectively as an individual or as a member of a team
• Work with honesty and integrity at all times
• A genuine desire and determination to deliver commitments

Competitive salary based on individual experience.


In addition to an attractive salary, the permanent position carries a range of benefits including performance related bonus, non-contributory pension scheme, life assurance and private medical insurance.


To Apply: Please respond with your CV and a covering letter to: [email protected] 


To be considered, you must already have the right to work in the UK.


No agencies please.


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