Programmer/Analyst III - Product Configuration

ThyssenKrupp   •  

Germantown, TN

Industry: Technical Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 41 days ago

  • Implement engineering changes within the product configurator application
  • Under minimal supervision, plan and develop computer programs of existing product configuration systems by replacing, modifying, or deleting code to correct errors, increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements
  • Create product models based on engineering data within the product configurator application
  • Create and maintain product data within the sales configurator application
  • Test and debug BOM outputs from the product configurator application
  • Specialized in developing programs for newly engineered product lines and problem troubleshooting
  • Identifies source of problems by recreating steps taken by users and rewrite code to correct errors in a timely manner
  • Provides expertise in implementing, programming and troubleshooting Product Configurator programs; addressing complaints and resolving complex problems including user support
  • Support and create applications used to collect and capture data analytics, Bill of Material creation, fabrication automation, plant manufacturing schedules and various other support responsibilities
  • Provides unique data and reports as requested by users
  • Leads the coordination of various projects and system improvements
  • Performs analysis of user requests to determine parameters of required program and if a new program must be created or if an existing program can be modified
  • Leads and develops work instructions for end user training to operate new or modified programs
  • Creates and maintains departmental procedures and work instructions
  • Set up test sets to perform systems unit testing to ensure accuracy of systems programs and validate specific results and data integrity and identify system issues, concerns, and provide resolutions
  • Serve as subject matter expert within the department to aid in resolution of specific problems and provide technical assistance
  • Leads and coordinates work of others to develop, test, install and modify programs
  • Lead and participate in continuous improvement projects (PPS / A3 / CI) and MDI (managing for daily improvement)
  • Performs other duties and special projects as assigned

Your profile

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, related technology field or equivalent education and work experience
  • Eight or more years' related experience within the elevator or similar manufacturing field required
  • Minimum four years' of programming experience (C, C++, C#, Javascript), preferably with a product configurator in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience using PLM/PDM software such as Windchill, SolidWorksPDM, ENOVIA Smarteam, etc…
  • Experience using a product configuration software such as Configit (preferred), Tacton, Salesforce CPQ, etc...
  • Familiar with the CPQ process in a manufacturing environment
  • Advanced understanding of the manufacturing process and Bills of Material
  • Change management experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated work experience within a process-oriented environment
  • Possess the ability to maintain a customer focus in providing technology services
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member to achieve business objectives
  • Very effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Experienced continuous improvement leader
  • Intermediate to advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.