Applications Engineer

Sioux Falls, SD

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    Job Details

    Alignex Inc. is growing again and looking for someone in the Sioux Falls, SD area who wants to become a technical expert in the application of modern engineering and manufacturing technologies.

    This is a technical position for degreed Mechanical Engineer or Designer with 3D CAD experience. Applicants must have CAD and/or solid modeling and actual design work experience. Alignex Application Engineers become experts with SolidWorks products by demonstrating, instructing, implementing, and supporting a wide range of customers from many industries in the use of 3D CAD, Analysis, Product Data Management, and related design tools. They become a CAD Design Expert by attaining the following SolidWorks Certifications:
    Certified SolidWorks Professional (CSWP)
    Certified SolidWorks Expert (CSWE)
    Certified SolidWorks Support Technician (CSST)
    Certified SolidWorks Instructor (CSWI)
    Certified Enterprise PDM Professional (CPDMP)
    Certified Simulation Support Technician (CSPST) among others.

    These are industry specific certifications which require the successful completion of tests. Alignex Inc. provides the tests at no cost to the employee.


    Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent design experience.

    Required Skills

    • 2 to 5 years Mechanical Design or Manufacturing industry experience

    • 2 to 5 years of hands on experience with SOLIDWORKS or another parametric 3D solid modeler

    • Experience with PDM or Data Management systems a big plus

    • Strong verbal and written communication skills (English) as well as excellent customer relations skills In-depth experience with Windows and 3D MCAD solid modeling software

    • Strong familiarity with Microsoft Operating Systems, MS Office products and related hardware devices

    • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, organize

    • Self-starter with the ability to take initiative and accomplish tasks

    • Commitment to excellence and pride in their work and strong work ethic

    • Possess excellent problem definition and problem solving skills

    • Ability to travel regionally 10 to 20 percent. (Although this travel is not usually overnight, some overnight travel is a requirement of the job)

    Salary and Benefits:

    Alignex Inc. offers a competitive salary based on experience, a generous benefits package that includes medical, vision, dental, disability, and life insurance, as well as 401(k) retirement plan, holidays and paid-time-off.

    Contact Information:

    If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please send your resume and cover letter to and reference the job title, Applications Engineer - Sioux Falls in the subject line.

    Please no recruiters or calls about this career opportunity.


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