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PLM Analyst (11024)  

Job Description
Knorr-Bremse is the world's leading manufacturer of braking systems for rail and commercial vehicles. As a technology pioneer for over 100 years, Knorr-Bremse has been a driving force in the development, production and sales of modern braking systems for a variety of applications.

New York Air Brake (NYAB) provides superior railroad brake and train control systems, products and services that meet or exceed the needs of our customers. We strive to excel in service, value, quality, reliability and innovation. We focus on helping our customers to improve railroad safety and operating performance. NYAB has the most technologically advanced air brake manufacturing facility in North America. New York Air Brake Corporation is located in upstate New York. The Watertown area offers clean, affordable living within close proximity to the Adirondack Mountains, St. Lawrence River and Lake Ontario.


Core member of the Knorr-Bremse (KB) Global Product Life Cycle Management (PLM) team performing the following:

  • Developing new processes and workflows to optimize product data utilization
  • Project Management
  • Implementing controls to protect intellectual property
  • Assisting in planning activities
  • Developing functional design specifications
  • Configuring Applications
  • Providing work estimates
  • System testing
  • User support and training
  • Developing documentation

Enhance the KB Rail regional business productivity by managing PLM systems and processes. This includes systems such as:

  • Engineering Change Management (ECM/ECN)
  • Part and Bill-of-Material management, ERP System interface
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD), and CAD Data Management
  • Document Management Systems (DMS)
  • All tools related to engineering product development applications

This position will be working closely with a Global team (based in Munich, DE) and a Regional Team (based in Elyria, OH) to integrate PLM systems for cross-functional/cross-company optimization. Perform the above duties regularly as required for all Rail locations in North America.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor Degree, Computer Science or Computer Information Systems
  • Demonstrated knowledge of PLM, 3D CAD, programming languages, and database tools.
  • Knowledge in the following specific systems a plus: PTC Windchill, Siemens NX CAD, SAP, CADIM
  • Performing as an effective member in a global/regional/local team-oriented environment
  • Ability to recognize opportunities and implementing solutions in PLM, PDM, CAD, and engineering processes

Job Location
Watertown, NY, US.

Position Type

Relocation Assistance Available?

Travel Required
Up to 25%

LocationWatertown, NY
CountryUnited States of America
Employment AgencyBendix Commercial Vehicle Systems
Posted Date05/26/2011 11:33:49
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