Assistant CAE Systems Manager

32480.00 - 38211.00 GBP Annual
24 Nov 2016
19 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant CAE Systems Manager

Diamond Light Source is the UK's national synchrotron science facility. Located on the Harwell Science & Innovation Campus in Oxfordshire a 20 minute drive south of Oxford in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Diamond Light Source conducts world-class research in virtually all fields of science and offers rewarding career opportunities covering both technical and scientific disciplines.

The aim of this role is to provide, maintain and develop all the hardware and software tools in support of Engineering design.

Assistant CAE Systems Manager Accountabilities:
-Maintain and develop all necessary CAE hardware and software infrastructure to enable the Diamond Engineering & Controls design teams, IFM Group, ID Group, VAC Group and Beamline Technicians to function efficiently;
-Engage with beamline technicians and other prospective users of 2D and 3D -CAD data such as 3D printing of parts to identify and meet their requirements;
-Implement and operate systems within licence agreements for 3D and 2D CAD packages, FEA packages and other software as required;
-Develop and maintain document management systems specific to Diamond to control the status of 2D and 3D drawings;
-Work closely with the Diamond CAE System Manager in providing a robust and reliable user service and deputise for the CAE manager as required;
-Keep abreast of Business IT and CAE developments with other companies and suppliers, sharing best practice and gaining efficiencies where possible;
-Deliver appropriate training in the use of the software provided especially to non-design office staff;
-Ensure that all systems are virus free, secure and safely archived;
-Manage data transfer between sites and to and from suppliers and contractors.

Diamond is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.
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