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CMM Programmer

Divergent 3D

Divergent 3D

Software Engineering
torrance, ca, usa
Posted on Wednesday, January 10, 2024
Divergent is on a mission to democratize the design and manufacture of vehicles. We want to enable a future where small entrepreneurial teams across the globe will bring increasingly material and energy efficient transportation solutions to market with a fraction of the capital and time.
Divergent has invented a complete manufacturing solution to address system level challenges. The Divergent Adaptive Production System (DAPS) is a complete software hardware solution designed to replace traditional vehicle manufacturing. To make the complex simple, it is a complete modular digital factory for complex structures. Given a set of digital requirements as input, the machine automatically computationally engineers, additively manufactures, and assembles any complex structure. The system is able to move seamlessly between manufacturing different vehicle models.
Position: CMM Programmer
Divergent is seeking an experienced and motivated Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) Programmer to support the next generation of industry-leading additive manufacturing operations. In this pivotal role, you will be instrumental in ensuring the precision and quality of aerospace and automotive components, using state-of-the-art Coordinate Measuring Machines. This position offers a unique opportunity to work at the forefront of technological innovation in manufacturing, where your expertise in metrology will directly contribute to the development and production of advanced, high-performance products. By joining our team, you will be a part of a dynamic and collaborative environment, committed to excellence and continuous improvement in all aspects of our operations.
Core Responsibilities
•Operate Coordinate Measuring Machines to perform dimensional inspections and analysis for aerospace and automotive components.
•Develop and optimize CMM programs, with a focus on using PC-DMIS software.
•Interpret engineering drawings and specifications for measurement tasks.
•Conduct routine inspections and maintenance of CMM equipment.
•Ensure programming efficiency and reliability for specific measurement tasks.
•Document measurement results and compile reports for quality assurance.
•Identify and resolve measurement discrepancies.
•Support root cause analysis in collaboration with cross-functional teams to address quality issues.
•Work closely with Quality Engineers, machinists, and production team to support demand.
•Train other personnel in CMM operations and programming and create documentation in accordance with company certifications.
•Participate in initiatives to enhance measurement processes and CMM utilization.
•Stay current with the latest advancements in CMM technology and metrology practices.
•And any other relevant tasks as assigned by Quality Management
Basic Qualifications
•4+ years of experience programming and operating the CMM in a Production environment.
•Solid experience in PC-DMIS CMM programming software
•Offline programming experience in PC-DMIS 2020 or later
•Proficient in creating and executing inspections in PolyWorks
•Expert knowledge of engineering drawings, GD&T, and measurement techniques
•Familiarity with standard measurement tools: micrometers, calipers, laser tracker, thread plugs, and plug gages.
•Familiarity with ISO 9001, AS9100 and IATF 16949
•Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
** Intermediate Excel
•Ability to analyze and solve complex problems.
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Motivated self-starter with solid interpersonal skills with the ability to manage workload to meet dynamic priorities.
Preferred Qualifications
•8+ years of experience in Quality Assurance & Control in a manufacturing environment
•Hands-on experience with a variety of metrology equipment and techniques beyond CMM, such as laser scanning and 3D imaging.
•Advance skills in data analysis and CAD software
•Professional certifications in metrology, quality assurance, and related fields
•Strong communication skills with the ability to effectively train and mentor staff in metrology techniques and best practices.
•Familiarity with computer languages such as Python, C++, VB, etc.
•Familiarity with automation techniques for CMM such as data output, interface between PC-DMIS and external software.
Divergent is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Our positions adhere to all statutory and regulatory requirements. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
No agencies, no solicitations, and no calls please. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.