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Sports Car Racing Systems Engineer

  • Location
    • Milford, Michigan
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


Hybrid: This position does require an employee to be on-site to perform effectively. This position requires an employee to be onsite 1-2 times per week.

GM Motorsports Competition Engineering is looking for a Systems Engineer to support the Cadillac LMDh race car electronics systems within data acquisition and vehicle controls. Working with the chassis supplier and race teams you will facilitate a uniform group approach to a capable and efficient vehicle architecture. In tandem with your trackside assistance, ensuring documentation is complete and updated for interfaces will be your primary objectives. This is a great growth opportunity for anyone with a background in vehicle systems and data acquisition seeking to increase their expertise in the high pace racing environment.

Additional Description

To succeed in this exciting role, we are looking for:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or related field

  • 2+ years of experience in electronics data acquisition and willing to learn with mentorship and without direct teaching to grow expertise

  • Skilled at balancing multiple projects efficiently, including prioritization and working to tight due dates

  • Extremely motivated and ready to step up to whatever is needed to get the job done whether learning new skills or, spending time immersed in documentation

  • Strong collaboration skills and savvy to navigate relationships within GM and with external partners

  • Able to create, read, and track electronics documentation and configurations

  • Talent to present data clearly and concisely; Examples will be requested

  • High proficiency in fault finding, problem solving, methodically finding and solving issue root causes in a short timeframe

  • Travel to domestic and international races and tests to support the program 10-15 times a year will be required


  • Motorsports experience is preferred. Data Acquisition experience on a team is highly desired. Experience in collegiate programs such as Formula SAE or personal hobby engagement will also be considered. 

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