PLM Solutions Developer at Wisk Aero | Powderkeg

Location: Remote, United States

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Configuration Management & Engineering Systems

At Wisk, we're transforming the future of urban mobility through safe, all- electric, autonomous flight. We are a passionate team working together toward a sustainable future, solving high-impact problems that have never been solved before. By delivering everyday flight for everyone, we're making it possible to spend less time getting there and more time being there. If you want to be part of shaping the future of mobility, then read on!

Wisk is currently seeking a PLM Solutions Developer who will take a proactive role in developing and enhancing various PLM tools and their integrations along with maintaining various Wisk databases that support engineering, manufacturing and other groups. We use Teamcenter as our main PLM system and use NX, Solidworks, Altium (Nexus), Capital as CAD systems to support our engineering and manufacturing design. We have deployed SAP B1 as our enterprise resource planning (ERP) tool and we are in the process of deploying Siemens Opcenter as our manufacturing execution system (MES). Along with other members of the Configuration Management and Enterprise Systems (CMES) you would identify areas of improvement for our integration and data driven architecture. You would examine the existing tools configuration and utilization and offer solutions to improve efficiencies, ensure data transfer between systems and make data collection more streamlined while maintaining one source of truth for all data generated.

You will have experience supporting mechanical, electrical or electro- mechanical engineering data and have knowledge of data architecture to support design development, manufacturing deployment and flight test environments in support of an FAA certification program.

If you are proactive, self-directed, hands-on, and thrive in a collaborative and fast-paced start-up environment, please apply!

Within 3 months you will

  • Get up to speed on the variety of tools and processes the CMES team uses to support the mechanical, electrical and aerodynamic environments. You will get to know about:
  • Teamcenter PLM Architecture and Environment Setup
  • Other Supporting CAD and Non-CAD Systems
  • Integrations with Teamcenter
  • Process that have been implemented for design, manufacturing and systems engineering

Within 6 months you will

  • Start analyzing and become familiar with Wisk business processes
  • Make recommendations to continually improve our processes and aircraft data management strategy
  • Configure, Customize & Build solutions to meet business processes and requirements
  • Work closely with level 1 support team to analyze recurring issues and propose solution improvements for better user experience
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to help CMES team develop PLM road map and contribute to the vision plan
  • Ensure data integrity and provide solutions when inconsistencies are discovered


  • BS, MS, or Ph.D. in Engineering, Computer Science or other relevant fields
  • 6+ years of experience working in Teamcenter PLM environment with excellent understanding within the areas of BOM Management, Change Management, Master Data Management and other integrated systems (e.g. ERP and MES)
  • Excellent Teamcenter Solution Designing for both Client, Server, and integration with third-party applications such as ALM (Polarion), ERP (SAP B1), MES (Opcenter) etc
  • Excellent coding & architecture skills in Java, C++, AngularJS, TCL, and ITK & Stylesheet customization, and SOA client development
  • Hands-on experience in Active Workspace configuration & microservices and knowledge using deployment center would be an added bonus
  • Experience working on version upgrades for PLM systems, upgrade knowledge with Teamcenter 12/13.x and Active Workspace 5.x would be an added bonus
  • Experience in DevOps tools and overall deployment process
  • A growth-focused mindset
  • Ability to understand complex technical systems and work within a highly regulated environment
  • Ability to adapt and operate under ambiguity
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with excellent communication skills


  • B.S/M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or another relevant discipline
  • 6+ years of working experience working on systems such as Siemens PLM
  • Strong knowledge of aircraft or similar design development processes
  • Experience developing and implementing systems
  • Some experience with scripting languages (Batch or Python) and automation
  • Knowledge of Aircraft Certification Processes and Standards (FAA Part 23 and 25)


We are located in Mountain View just a couple of hundred feet from Shoreline Lake and its surrounding walking/jogging trails. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance (company pays 100% of employee premium), alternative work schedule (9/80), flexible time off, 10 company holidays, a 401(k) plan with 50% company matching (no vesting period), commuter assistance, and education assistance. And on top of all that, we also offer a variety of perks such as flight lessons, wellness subsidies, employee referral bonus, charitable giving match, IP bonus program, happy hours and many more.

Wisk Aero provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Wisk Aero abides by applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Wisk Aero is an E-Verify employer.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    PLM Solutions Developer
  • Company
    Wisk Aero
  • Location
    Mountain View, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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