VOLUNTEERS

VOLUNTEERS 2019-03-26T12:26:29+00:00

VOLUNTEERS

Volunteers FSS 2019

If you are interested in being part of our FSS volunteer team, please check the following categories. If your profile matches the requirements please send an email to asole@formulastudent.es  and jazcarate@formulastudent.es  expressing your interest in the FSS volunteer experience. Please attach a brief professional CV for the Technical Directors of the different areas. We will contact you ASAP.

1. THEORETICAL TESTING AREA

For the Cost & Manufacturing Selection:

The judge of the Cost & Manufacturing area is of an engineer or technician ideally specialized in the analysis of manufacturing, being capable for estimating the cost of a piece in accordance with its geometry, material and process. Additionally, the ideal candidate should be able to address the different possibilities and determine the ideal option of manufacturing a specific component according to its cost and design and question the decisions between content and cost, make or buy decisions and understanding the differences between prototype and mass production.

For the Design Selection:

Design Judges should ideally have 2 years of experience, not strictly related to automotive, aerospace or motorsport industry, but in areas of expertise that are relevant for designing, manufacturing and testing a FSAE car. Candidates must have at least a 4-year Bachelor of Science degree in engineering or equivalent. Otherwise, they must demonstrate a high level of engineering competence by his/her peers and extensive work experience. Preference will be given to candidates that were former FSAE team members, especially those who have continuously been involved with motorsport-related activities. Design Judges are expected to have excellent English communication skills, both listening and speaking, and to be able to accurately convey complex concepts in a simple and structured manner.

For the Business Selection:

The candidate should be a professional in the finance, marketing, quality, sales and Project management sectors, with capacity to discarnate the technical viability as well as that of the projects business to be exposed by the teams. The ability to evaluate the featured projects together with the businesses direct selling exposed by the teams will be the key skills of said profile.

  1. SCRUTINEERING AREAThe Scrutineering area is headed by IDIADA, however volunteers of other businesses are more than welcome to join; even though a large number of volunteers come from IDIADA, profiles from GESTAMP, FICOSA, MILLOR BATTERIES, etc. are also seen. The profile of the ideal scrutineer is the following:Combustion Car and Mechanical Inspection for Electric Cars:

The Scrutineering judge ideal profile is that of an engineer or technician with testing, certification and validation experience. There are already existing guidance protocols for each of the trial phases; hence, technical profiles to be formed by the team can be incorporated.

Powertrain of Electric Cars and Battery Inspection:

The Scrutineering judge ideal profile is that of an engineer, certificated and or professional proven experience with HV is required. There are already existing guidance protocols for each of the trial phases; hence, technical profiles to be formed by the team can be incorporated.

Other assistance positions are required; these are suitable for students.

3. DYNAMIC TESTING AREA

For the Dynamics Area:

We are looking for someone with vehicle competition experience, someone who has already participated in Motorsport teams, or has been commissioner or Marshall in such events.

 

The Formula Student Spain is a nonprofit competition organized by the FISITA societies, such as STA, where engineering university students across the world compete in the development, construction and driving of a competition single-seater vehicle

For this event to be held, professional volunteers are required to participate as judges, scrutineers and Marshalls for the different areas.

If you are interested in being part of our FSS volunteer team, please send an email to asole@formulastudent.es and jazcarate@formulastudent.es   expressing your interest in the FSS volunteer experience. Please attach in this email a brief professional CV in order to let it reach the Technical Directors of the different areas. We will get in touch with you as soon as possible.

AREAS AND PROFILES
NEEDED

THEORETICAL TESTING AREA

The judge of the Cost & Manufacturing area is of an engineer or technician ideally specialized in the analysis of manufacturing, being capable for estimating the cost of a piece in accordance with its geometry, material and process. Additionally, the ideal candidate should be able to address the different possibilities and determine the ideal option of manufacturing a specific component according to its cost and design and question the decisions between content and cost, make or buy decisions and understanding the differences between prototype and mass production.

The ideal profile is that of a Superior Engineer or a technician with expertise in one of the following areas; aerodynamics, suspension, vehicle dynamics, mainframe, Powertrain, Electricity, electric propulsion and batteries. The ideal candidate should be able to evaluate the different solutions that have been implemented in the competition vehicles as well as automobiles. The candidate should also question the decisions taken by the teams and evaluate the state of the art of these ones.

The candidate should be a professional in the finance, marketing, quality, sales and Project management sectors, with capacity to discarnate the technical viability as well as that of the projects business to be exposed by the teams. The ability to evaluate the featured projects together with the businesses direct selling exposed by the teams will be the key skills of said profile.

SCRUTINEERING AREA

The Scrutineering area is headed by IDIADA, however volunteers of other businesses are more than welcome; even though a large number of volunteers come from IDIADA, profiles from GESTAMP, FICOSA etc. are also seen. The profile is the following:

The Scrutineering judge ideal profile is that of an engineer or technician with testing, certification and validation. There are already existing guidance protocols for each of the trial phases; hence, technical profiles to be formed by the team can be incorporated.

DINAMIC TESTING AREA

We are looking for someone with vehicle competition experience, someone who has already participated in Motorsport teams, or has been commissioner or Marshall in such events.