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Sr. Automotive PLM Consultant(s)

PLM Posting #:HR-1284

Type: Full Time Position       
Location: Troy, MI USA

Aras PLM

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Company Summary:

Aras Corporation is the fastest growing developer of enterprise PLM software solutions.  Led by industry veterans and backed by leading investors, Aras has built its reputation by consistently delivering innovative products that align with customers’ strategic business initiatives.     


You’ve heard the recent excitement surrounding PLM, both in the Cloud and on-site.  Aras Innovator is an advanced Web-based SOA Framework with HTML5 and Mobile app front end-ends, delivered either as a Cloud-PLM solution, or on-site as commercial enterprise open source. Our flexibility both in platform and delivery models is providing Aras with a highly disruptive position in the marketplace.


Aras recently opened a new office in Troy, MI housing the Community for Automotive Innovation (CAI).   With the CAI, Aras is investing in community, products and service solutions that help to drive innovation through the full lifecycle of the automotive product development process.  The CAI is focused on the creation, development, and deployment of the Aras Automotive Platform, integrating the Aras Innovator PLM software, community solutions, and supplier products and services to solve the automotive industries toughest problems. 


We are looking Senior Automotive PLM Consultants based out of the Troy CAI office to play a key role in successful customer deployments of innovator solutions.  You will lead an implementation team in the planning, elaboration, design, construction and transition of solutions that meet customer requirements.



·        Lead an implementation team in all aspects of solution deployment

·        Lead the analysis and documentation of customer requirements through the delivery of workshops

·        Develop requirements specifications, Use Cases, and functional specifications

·        Transform customer requirements to technical solutions through a thorough understanding of the Aras Innovator suite of tools

·        Lead the creation of project deliverables including both technical and business elements

·        Assign tasks to project members and reviews the team’s work products to ensure that they are accurate and consistent. Supervise and manage project teams as appropriate.



·        Professionally interact and communicate with customers and internal team members

·        Clearly demonstrate the ability to work with minimal supervision

·        Have a thorough understanding of enterprise application deployment methodologies, preferable PLM applications

·        Must be able to write clear, understandable Requirements, SOW, Specification documents, and User Stories.

·        Familiar with Agile / Scrum software development methodologies

·        Technically self-sufficient with data modeling techniques. Installation and configuration of SQL Server, SQL Scripting (Transact SQL), SQL triggers, stored procedures, functions

·        Must be proficient with web programming techniques  VB .NET, Javascript, C Sharp, HTML, XML, XSL

·        Familiar with data migration techniques from legacy systems



·        Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering

·        Minimum of 5 years of experience deploying large scale, global enterprise PLM software

·        Experience / Domain expertise in the Automotive industry working with an OEM or Tier 1 Supplier

·        Experience (in addition to Automotive) for any of the following verticals: Consumer Products, High Tech Electronics, Aerospace, or Retail is a plus

·        Experience with ECAD & MCAD integrations is a plus

·        Experience with ERP integrations is a plus

·        Industry knowledge of any of the following : Engineering Change processes, Phase Gate Project Management, Quality systems processes, APQP, DFMEA, PFMEA, CAPA,  Manufacturing Process Planning, CMII change management

·        Must be able to travel 50%, primarily regional with frequent 3-4 day North America trips as required

·        This position requires US citizenship



If you desire a challenge and would like to explore opportunities at Aras, submit your resume and a cover letter for consideration.

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Aras is an equal opportunity employer.