Advanced Application Engineer for CAM

Job Description

Our NX CAM Machining business unit is developing the next generation of Machining solutions. As a part of executing this vision, we are building automated toolpath generation systems that help our customers intuitively machine parts.

We are looking for a highly motivated and driven Application Engineer to help support our architecture and toll path generation teams, working in a lean-agile environment. This is a key role with the responsibility to help ensure that NX CAM software is meeting market and customer requirements.

For the right individual this position with Siemens Digital Industry Software is a unique opportunity for a person with proven machining and CNC programming experience to work in the engineering software business, interacting with manufacturers ranging from global, house-hold name companies to the smallest machine shop.

  • Help define new NX CAM software functions
  • Extensive use case software testing
  • Working with partners and with customers in practical tasks, testing software and demonstrating new functions
  • Work with Product Owners to help gather requirements, create content, including new feature videos using screen capture or cameras to capture on-machine test results
  • Drafting short write ups, that can be used for market facing communication especially in the context of social media
  • Conduct research and other exploration activities, as necessary
  • Build Quality into all work/activities
  • Should be able to relate to the development team, bridging the gap between the customer and team
  • Continuously communicate to align expectations and to support a transparent and safe environment
  • Self-organizing to benefit from the expertise within the team, whilst sharing/spreading that knowledge for the future benefit of the team
  • Proactive and own how the work gets done
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
  • 5+ years of proven CNC programming experience using a CAM system.
  • 5+ years of “Hands-on” machining experience. This will be relevant to both the definition of functionality requirements and to on-machine testing of pre-release software
  • You should be able to program a part, put it on a machine and cut it.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Will require occasional travel to visit customers, Product Owners and partners. The travel, subject to permitted travel conditions, could be both local and potentially international
  • REMOTE opportunity!
  • MUST be US Citizen to qualify!
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
  • CNC Programming using Siemens NX CAM
  • Experience of working in an Agile/Lean development environment

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Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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