Junior PLM Administrator

Simera Sense is fast becoming a leading mid to high-resolution earth observation camera supplier for CubeSats and small satellites. Our optical payload products aim to offer complete space imaging solutions for small satellites with plans to expand. We are a fast-growing, dynamic team of enthusiastic engineers that supplies space and satellite companies from around the globe. We are based in Somerset West, Western Cape, close to all amenities and areas of diverse natural beauty, providing great lifestyle options.

Report to: IT Manager

Remote Opportunity: No

Purpose of Role

Manage and administer the Siemens Teamcenter environment, end-user support, and training users.

Key Performance Areas and Responsibilities

  • First-line support for all PLM incidents, monitoring & updating the helpdesk system.
  • General Teamcenter administration (create and maintain workflows, create projects, assign users to projects. etc.).
  • Teamcenter-related software installations. (Installation of Teamcenter 4-tier Rich Client, Active Workspace Client, Teamcenter Add-On for Microsoft Office, NX, and Teamcenter Integration for NX).
  • Develop training material for Siemens software.
  • Training end-users on Siemens software.
  • Teamcenter front-end configuration as needed.

Note: Due to the nature and variety of Simera Sense’s projects, additional responsibilities can be added from time to time.


2- or 3-year IT qualification from a recognized institution


  • Good IT skills working with Microsoft Windows, Windows Server & Microsoft Office 365.
  • General database knowledge, specifically in Microsoft SQL.
  • Experience with IIS & Hyper-V.
  • Previous experience in Teamcenter or other PLM systems, as well as Microsoft Office 365 (advantageous)

What we offer

  • The opportunity to work in the fast-growing space industry.
  • Niche global market for optical payloads for microsatellites.
  • Cutting-edge technology at your fingertips.
  • A competitive salary.
  • A friendly working environment with free good coffee and regular company braais.
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Somerset West

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