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VIVA USA Inc Designer/Modeler in Waterloo, Iowa

Req Ref No: JNIADI12 Location: Waterloo, IA Duration: 36.5 months



Plans, coordinates and performs designs for complex components and assemblies using the preferred 3-Dimensional (3D) Computer Aided Design (CAD) tool and protocols. Uses technical judgment. May work with junior personnel to complete tasks.


Plans, coordinates and performs design work for complex 3D engineering models and components. Exhibits detailed knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) Standards and can apply it to many varied situations. Performs as expert user of 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) system with considerable experience in Top Down design work for complex 3D engineering models and components. May provide document maintenance and have responsibility for placement and routing of electronic circuits. May create Printed Circuit Board (PCB) fabrication drawings, plan PCB projects and create electronic schematic diagrams. Provides modeling leadership and counsel to other employees. Duties:

• Execute the Tool Design process for assigned projects: • Review assigned work orders (WO) • Discuss WO with client stakeholders to clarify any ambiguous details and confirm project scope • Design concept up to 20% of project scope • Review concept w/ client stakeholders to verify direction/function until concept is approved • Complete design modeling o Review final design w/ client stakeholders until design is approved (prior to detailing) • Complete design detailed drawings (including CAD geometry needed for manufacturing) • Notify client Tool Design procurement when design is complete • Deliver build prints and review project with client Tool Makers • Attend fit/function test with Tool Maker and ME present • Provide troubleshooting input as required • Update design to “As Built” prints Ongoing Expectations: o WO priority and project due dates will be set by client and may change based on business needs • o Client may request design changes at any time o All work will be performed on-site o Designs completed using Creo, Smart Assembly, PDM Link, UGS TeamCenter, AutoCAD, Ansys o Complete required safety and ergonomics training o Attend required client staff meetings o Update SAP with Electronic time entry, WO status updates o Use PDM Link for CAD file storage-retrieval o Use MS Outlook for email communication o Transfer data securely via FileZilla or client approved methods o Client will provide necessary software training

VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.