NX CAD/CAM Applications Engineer

DCV Technologies Limited
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

NX CAD/CAM Applications Engineer

One of the leading industry names for CAD/CAM and CNC machining since 1987, providing turnkey software solutions with an emphasis on manufacturing for international businesses in the aerospace, power generation, marine, motorsport, and medical sectors is seeking an experienced NX CAD / CAM Applications Engineer.

Specialists in Adaptive Machining software, they provide the capability to machine and blend complex three-dimensional components and features automatically, where geometrical differences exist between one component and the next.

Due to the company’s success, they are now looking to grow the company and strengthen the team within their development department. Innovation remains at the core of everything they do today, so they’re looking for an innovative and dynamic individual from a manufacturing background, who seeks a new challenging role.

Primary Duties:

·Applications Engineering, programming and process development for a diverse range of complex industry requirements (mainly in aerospace and power generation)

·Development of customised CAD/CAM solutions to solve process related manufacturing problems

·Working within a team liaise with colleagues to develop and agree technical requirements and produce resulting technical specifications

·Test, prove debug and optimise machining processes by using in-house multi-axis CNC machining centres

·Role is based primarily at our Haddenham facility but travel to customer premises both in the UK and overseas will be required


·Represent the company by maintaining a courteous and professional relationship with customers, suppliers and colleagues

·Ensure that all activities are performed safely within employment / health and safety legislation and in the manner prescribed by our ISO 9001 quality standard

Character Traits:

·Strong work ethic, able to work as a team player but also on own initiative

·Methodical approach and good attention to detail, calm under pressure

·Flexible approach to working hours, must be willing to travel

Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

·Engineering qualification (at least HNC level)

·Good all round manufacturing experience in engineering industry sector (manufacturing or software development ideal)

·CAD/CAM/CNC programming experience. Siemens NX preferred but other similar systems are relevant (e.g. Catia, Delcam, Openmind)

·Complex surface modelling

·On machine probing, offline measurement e.g. blue light scanning

·Multi axis machining techniques (primarily 3, 4 & 5-axis milling)

·Knowledge of machining difficult materials e.g. titanium and high temp nickel alloys

·Programming experience in VB .net or other similar language would be an advantage but training can be provided for the right applicant

·Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·Highly computer literate

·Candidates must be eligible to reside and work in the UK on a permanent basis

·Full, clean UK driving licence

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