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PLM Technical Analyst

Job No: SSI58
Location: Remote option within Canada or the US

About the Opportunity

SSI has developed ShipbuildingPLM as a vertical specialist PLM solution for the shipbuilding industry, using the Aras Innovator technology foundation. ShipbuildingPLM is tightly integrated with SSI´s ShipConstructor 3D CAD/CAM system, which has been deployed in over 400 clients worldwide. 


SSI is looking for an experienced individual to join their SSI Enterprise Solutions team as a PLM Technical Analyst. The purpose of this role is to engage directly with key clients implementing SSI´s ShipbuildingPLM assisting with platform deployment, production roll-out and post-go-live sustainment activities. PLM adoption in the shipbuilding industry is poised for significant expansion in the next five years and SSI is uniquely positioned to address that demand. 


As a Tier 2 Technical Analyst, you will spearhead efforts to understand and resolve both end-user and IT administrator questions and issues arising during deployment/roll-out of SSI's ShipbuildingPLM platform. You will also analyze client trends, investigate problem reports, author and publish Knowledge Base articles, compose and produce short explanatory videos. 


SSI is a global Software Company servicing the needs of the Off-shore and Marine industries all over the globe for over 30 years. We are proud to offer a fully inclusive culture and workplace welcoming ALL people with relevant skills and experience to our flat organizational structure, working with self-directed teams using Agile Principles as well as our own defined SSI Principles to guide us in our daily work.


Main activities: 

  • ShipbuildingPLM platform deployment and troubleshooting. 
  • ShipbuildingPLM post-go-live sustainment and support (end-user and IT admin). 
  • Development of ShipbuildingPLM support knowledgebase. 


  • Fluent in English 
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal over-the-phone/face-to-face, and written) 
  • Demonstrated Advanced Abilities in Information Technologies, including but not limited to Windows Server platform and components, Microsoft SQL SERVER, Azure cloud deployments.  
  • Analyze and document operational processes and apply technology to solve problems 
  • Work effectively with people in stressful situations and maintain positive team and customer relations 
  • Work with people from various backgrounds and cultures 
  • Effectively prioritize and organize multiple simultaneous tasks 
  • 1-2 years experience in a Tier 2 Technical Support role 

The following are considered assets: 

  • Post-secondary education in a technology-related field 
  • Software systems engineering, system architecture, or design 
  • Proven experience with troubleshooting principles, methodologies, and issue resolution techniques 
  • Experience with AutoCAD and other CAD systems Experience with Atlassian JIRA 
  • Experience with Agile development (Scrum and Kanban)


About the Benefits

SSI offers a competitive compensation package that includes a full benefits package, competitive wages and profit-sharing, as well as education benefits and self-paced learning opportunities and the opportunity to work from home on a partial basis.

If you enjoy working in a fast-paced dynamic environment and want to take your career to the next level with a local employer of choice – Apply to SSI today!

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