Interoperability Engineer H/F

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A major player in PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) services, CIMPA provides services in the areas of consulting, solution integration, business process as well as support and training. We operate in the aerospace and defence industry as well as energy and transportation. CIMPA is now the PLM subsidiary of Sopra Steria with over 1000 employees based in Europe and is growing strongly. We offer great opportunities for learning and growth filled with rewarding experiences and seek highly motivated and committed candidates.
High priority is given to employees’ professional development, integration, training, career progression... We have set up a career management programme, a cross-divisional and cross-site mobility scheme, and proximity HR management, so as to help you fulfil your ambitions and potential.

Activity descrption :

Developement of international interoperabilty standards (STEP AP242 / AP239 and LOTAR) in the following domains : Product Data Management, Configuration management,; Requirement Management 
 - technical contribution to the standards (modelling, pilot experimentation, documentation …)
 - co lead working groups
 - promote customer position during international workshops and teleconference

Contribution to the PDM - Implementor Forum
 - prepare test suite for the Implementer Group
 - create test cases according to the User Group requirements
 - develop recommended practices documents

Participation to Benchmarks
 - define and excute test on the PDM  tools

Identify and collect customer requirements for interoperability via regular meetings with focal points

Contribution to the interoperability team developing prototypes to read and write STEP file or creating a viewer of STEP information

R&D activities around others inetroperabilties standards (state of the art ...)


Engineering with several years of experience in aeronotic field, you will be in charge of:

  • General knowledge of Product Data Management, Configuration Management
  • PDM systems (3D EXP)
  • Long Term archiving or Data exchange of PDM information based on standard (STEP, LOTAR, ...)
  • Development language: Java, XML, XSLT, HTML, Javascript
  • Development tool: Eclipse
  • Good relationship, team work, autonomous, perseverance
  • Fluent English (spoken / written)
  • Data Modelling (SysML) 

The skills below would be appreciated and are optionnal:

  • PDM systems (Windchill,  Aras …)
  • CAD tools (Catia v5, 3DEXP)
  • Development tool: XMLspy
  • Data Modelling (Express) 

Location: Customer sites (Toulouse)

Start Date: 1rst of June


CIMPA expressly prohibits any form of workplace discrimination and harassment. We are committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information or disability.