Textron CADCAM Design Support Engineer in Fort Worth, Texas

CADCAM Design Support Engineer


Bell Helicopter utilizes, Dassault Systemes’ ENOVIA & CATIA V6 for Product Lifecycle Management, Computer Aided Design and Computer Aided Manufacturing. The selected candidate will join Engineering in the Design Tools and Standards organization to assist in technique development and end user support of the CATIA, ENOVIA, DELMIA and SIMULIA solutions from Dassault Systemes. The primary function is to support the Computer Aided Manufacturing aspects of the suite of tools to support the Model Based Definition of our products.


  • Develop methods and best practices for Bell's CATIA V6 and related DELMIA, ENOVIA and SIMULIA tool set.

  • Develop and support Policy and Procedure for Bell's CATIA V6 process methodologies.

  • Creation of CATIA V6 and related methodology documentation and best practices to assist the design/manufacturing teams from conceptual design through finished components.

  • Provide end user mentoring, troubleshooting and problem resolution.

  • Provide supplier support and model conversion to other CADCAM platforms



  • Bachelors of Science in an Engineering discipline (Mechanical, Electrical, Mathmatics, Physics, Industrial…)


  • At least 4 years' experience in design, manufacturing and support of CATIA V5/V6

  • Candidate should possess skills in the following CATIA workbench/functions:

  • Part Design & Sketcher

  • Assembly Design

  • Composites

  • GSD

  • Candidate should possess strong skills in the following DELMIA workbench/functions:

  • Machining - Computer Numeric Control (CNC) coding for machine components and/or ply cutting

  • Process Planning

  • Robotics

  • Demonstrated ability to support in a team setting companywide improvement initiatives (Key team member)

Familiarity in any of the following applications a plus:

  • CATIA Versions 5 & 6 in the following workbenches:

  • Sheet metal

  • Composite

  • Fasteners

  • CAA coding

  • KBE automations


  • NC Prismatic and Turning

  • NC Multi-Axis Milling and Turning

  • NC Machine Code Validation

  • ENOVIA V6 (Versions 2013X, 2011X or Matrix One)


  • TruLaser (AutoDesk)

  • SIEMENS Unigraphics NX5 and TeamCenter 2007 or higher

  • Vistagy - FiberSIM


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Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Texas-Fort Worth

Recruiting Company Bell Helicopter

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 257414