The Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Team Lead is responsible for working with Suppliers for the implementation of a new CATIA 3DX PLM system and processes. This position is based in our Santa Clara, CA offices.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Develop processes and procedures that will result in an accurate BOM and releasing process;
Establish and maintain a close working relationship with all internal customers to ensure that BOM meets the business needs of downstream customers;
Establish and maintain close working relationships with the Engineering teams, both internally & within the Supplier base;
To motivate internal and external engineering resources to meet release timing and accuracy of the data;
Track & report BOM and change management Status;
Manage a team of PLM Analysts, in both China and the US office to deliver efficient and accurate information for BOM and Change management;
Proactively looks for process improvements in change management, BOM and releasing processes;
Communicate efficiently and effectively through all forms of communication, as well as present technical reports confidently at all levels of the business.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
BS in Mechanical, Automotive or Computer Engineering, or a directly related field;
5 to 8 years CATIA 3DX PLM system and processes experience, with at least 2 years in a senior-level, or Lead role preferably, is essential to this role;
The ability to travel to China, Germany as well as on a National level within the US;
German and/or Chinese language skills are an asset.