PLM Application Engineer (NX) - CAD020
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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes
Categories: Information Technology
Aston Martin is built upon the passion, skill and creativity of the people who dedicate their working lives to the most iconic brand in the world. Every intricate stitch beautifully expressed line, and the stirring noise of our engines is a manifestation of the desire and collective spirit to create the most beautiful cars: the soul of Aston Martin made real.
Due to the ever-increasing complexity of Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software being deployed by Aston Martin, an experienced application engineer is required to assist in the support, development and maintenance of the NX CAD toolset, the Teamcenter Visualisation application, and their integration with the Teamcenter PLM system. On behalf of Product Development, this individual will ensure that any functionality, present or forthcoming is made available to vehicle programmes, assuming that value and business benefit can be gained.
The ultimate goal is to strive to achieve the “Full Digital Vehicle”.
Provide interactive at-elbow technical support and mentoring to CAD, Studio and Manufacturing Engineers focusing on the use of NX CAD and Teamcenter Visualisation applications
Support the on-going development and maintenance of the NX CAD system configuration, templates, custom utilities and integration to the Teamcenter PLM system
Create, develop and maintain end-user documentation providing CAD/PLM process, methodology and training to facilitate consistency, improvements and standard practices
Work in conjunction with a CAD User & Data Coordinator groups to; gather functionality, support and training requirements, develop best practices with Subject Matter Experts (SME) and assist in the resolution of user issues
Assist CAD Engineers with design-based, geometric modelling challenges, data management issues and any related PLM System issues
Plan, develop and manage an internal Knowledge Base documenting all AM-PLM applications, processes, methods and usage
Assist with testing of systems during upgrades end enhancement deployment
Work in conjunction with suppliers to assist with deployment plans and user training for any approved additional packages, functionality or application and platform upgrades
Develop and deliver training material to end-users to provide application update training after upgrades
Keep abreast of all CAD/PLM developments both internally and externally, working closely with Suppliers to facilitate the best use of the toolsets using both present and future technologies
Facilitate the growth of AML capabilities with respect to the CAD and PLM applications
Establish and maintain close contacts with Aston Martin Engineering Partners and Suppliers to ensure best practices, processes are being followed, and ensure awareness of critical application issues and developments.
Excellent working knowledge of Siemens NX CAD application at user-level including; modelling, assemblies, product structures, sheet metal and drafting tools.
Excellent working knowledge of Siemens Teamcenter Visualisation application at user-level.
Strong automotive experience and process knowledge including; body structures, body exterior, body interior, body closures, powertrain, chassis and electrical design methodologies
Experience and knowledge of Teamcenter PLM at the user and administration level
Experience and knowledge of Teamcenter PLM integration with NX CAD
Good project management skills and project planning experience
Bachelor Degree and/or relevant technical experience preferred
Excellent I.T and PC skills (Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio)
Experience in compiling in-depth technical documentation and user guides
Ability to web search internally/externally for relevant information
There really has never been a better time to join Aston Martin Lagonda, with strong financial results, a significant growth plan in place, a new site nearing completion and arguably the strongest model line up in the Company’s history, so if you feel ready to take the next exciting step in your already successful career and become part of the AML family apply today for consideration.
Advertised: GMT Daylight Time 12 Apr 2018
Applications close: GMT Daylight Time
27 Apr 2018
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