Engineering Toolset Analyst

Job Type:Full Time

  • New opportunity to develop and support the PLM solution for our engineering business
  • Supportive team environment
  • Enjoy flexibility, innovation focus and interesting work within a strong team culture

The largest shipbuilding endeavour in the nation's history has commenced in Australia.

ASC Shipbuilding, a subsidiary of BAE Systems Australia, has been contracted to deliver nine of the world most advanced anti-submarine warfare frigates to the Royal Australian Navy.

The Hunter Class Frigate Program will create and sustain more than 5,000 jobs across BAE Systems and the wider Australian defence supply chain over the life of the program.

At ASC Shipbuilding we live a safety-first and inclusive culture. We ensure that the voices and talents of all employees are valued and that everyone has a sense of belonging.

Apply your talent where it counts as a Engineering Toolset Analyst in our ASC Shipbuilding team located initially in Adelaide's CBD before relocating to Osborne.

About the Opportunity
In this new role, you will report to the Team Leader Business Systems Integration and be an integral member of a technical team of IT professionals who are responsible for supporting the integration and enhancement of Business Systems Tools. Overall, you will ensure that the PLM software (Windchill) is integrated, supported and developed at an optimal level to meet the complex needs of our ship-building business.

Specifically, this will involve:

  • Developing and documenting processes and procedures in conjunction with the end users to maximise the benefit of the Engineering tools
  • Creating and maintaining user guides and process instructions
  • Liasing with the project team to complete requirements definition documentation
  • Creating and delivering training course materials
  • Defining PDM software enhancement requirements
  • Providing input to business cases to support new developments
  • Researching new versions of the software and provide recommendations on modifications to the existing product
  • Creating and executing test plans for new software versions
  • Identifying root cause of issues and developing resolution to software issues
  • Supporting the interface from PDM system (Windchill) to CAD System (Foran)

About you
As an ideal applicant for this opportunity, you'll have:

  • Experience in using/supporting PDM/PLM systems, preferably Windchill, on a large Engineering project
  • Solid experience in programming using Java
  • Experience in Java Spring Framework, Java script and Oracle DB queries will be highly regarded

Don't meet every criteria listed above? Don't worry. Providing you have the right foundational experience and qualifications, we encourage you to apply. Whether it be for this role or another, your skills and competencies are of interest to us.

As Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain appropriate clearance. To learn more about clearances, visit

International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable and as such, your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.

Further information regarding clearances is available at:

Applications should be addressed to: Michelle Dawson, Talent Acquisition Specialist.

We welcome and strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders for these opportunities. An inclusive culture and an exciting, supportive career opportunity awaits. We are also proud to be a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more information about how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and initiatives here:

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