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NX CAD Designer (602975) at Zimmer US

Posted in Architecture 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Warsaw, Indiana

Job Description:

Job Summary

Under the direction of a project leader or graphic designer, responsible for creating and revising solid models and detail drawings using 3-Dimensional modeling tools. Responsible for the integrity of the computer-graphic products, process model databases, architectural prints, or factory layouts. These models must be suitable for internal concurrent manufacture, CAE evaluation, CMM data extraction, vendor translation, or architectural/mechanical reference.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities


  • Works simultaneously with all cross-functional engineers to create complex 3D surfaced or solid models of orthopedic devices. -OR- Create and maintain detailed drawings of mechanical systems, factory layouts, or architectural prints.

  • Creates 2D specifications linked directly to the 3D model, with attention to company drafting standards.

  • Develops casting, forging, and any other process models and drawings in partnership with process engineers and CNC programmers.

  • Evaluates device designs using anatomic data.

  • Creates various 2D and 3D deliverables for product managers and marketing communications.

  • Performs complex 3D tolerance analysis ensuring proper fit and function.

  • Manages a portion of the graphics maintenance workload.

  • Complies with existing procedures and standards per the Quality Systems Regulations.

Expected Areas of Competence


  • Demonstrated computer graphics skills applicable to product design

  • Familiar with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T), capable of applying GD&T callouts to drawings per ASME Y14.5, in cooperation with an engineer

  • Product design innovation

  • Adapts quickly to new technologies

  • Ability to balance special assignments and maintenance responsibilities amidst the typical workload

  • Capable of modifying existing Unigraphics models and drawings

  • Translates design requirements into CAD deliverables at the direction of an engineer

Education/Experience Requirements


  • A two-year technical degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • 3D CAD experience required

  • Medical Device experience preferred

Travel Requirements


  • Up to 5%

Additional Information

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability