CAM Programmer

Factory – Manufacturing /
Permanent /
Who are CloudNC?
CloudNC's mission is to make single-click manufacture a reality.

We build software that automates control of CNC machines - metal cutting robots that make >$1Trn of components every year, for anything from aircraft to iPhones to cars.

Worldwide over 100 million hours are spent painstakingly programming these incredible machines by hand every year, and we believe this is a colossal waste of human time and talent in an industry already facing an existential skills crisis. Our software, CAM Assist, brings one-click automation to CNC machining.

Our world-class team, with tier 1 financial backers including Atomico, Autodesk and Lockheed Martin, combines expertise in computer science and physical manufacturing, from our locations in London and Chelmsford.

We are scaling from Series B to C at pace and are fully funded for this growth.

Role Overview:
We're seeking experienced CNC CAM programmers proficient in Mastercam or Siemens NX. Your role involves crafting precision machining strategies across various industries, handling diverse material types, and mentoring colleagues in an inclusive setting. Embrace innovation to enhance CAM packages and offer insights on design alterations for smoother manufacturing processes.

If you're passionate about pushing the boundaries of machining and enjoy a dynamic, collaborative environment, we'd love to hear from you. Join us in our state-of-the-art facilities to contribute your expertise and shape the future of manufacturing.

Primary Responsibilities:

    • Develop CNC programmes using Mastercam or Siemens NX, leveraging AI tools when applicable.
    • Guide the manufacturing process from fixture/work holding design to final product completion.
    • Collaborate with production engineers to optimize machining processes and tool capabilities.
    • Ensure availability of necessary tooling and order consumables for uninterrupted production.
    • Interpret solid models and understand GD&T requirements from drawings.
    • Troubleshoot CAM and machining-related issues while adhering to safety protocols.
    • Contribute to our culture of continuous improvement and utilize tools for tracking and reporting.

Technical Skillset:

    • Proficiency in Siemens NX / Mastercam.
    • Experience programming intricate 5-axis components.
    • Strong collaboration with Setter/Operators and Production Engineers.
    • Proficient in setting up 5-axis machines and interpreting GD&T requirements.

Personal Qualities:

    • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail.
    • Self-motivated with a proactive approach to problem-solving.
    • Effective interpersonal and leadership abilities.
    • Capable of both independent work and team collaboration.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

What you will receive…

    • Competitive Salary
    • Stock Options!
    • Private Healthcare
    • Pension
    • 33 Days Annual Leave - (incl Bank Holidays)
    • Enhanced parental leave
    • Monthly Lunches
    • Team Socials
    • ThanksBen Benefit - £50 per month
Equal Opportunities Statement
We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, valuing individuality and embracing all people. The success of CloudNC is a result of diversity of thought. We recognise this comes from people truly belonging. We encourage different perspectives and skills to collaborate towards our mission - disrupting the manufacturing industry. We celebrate diversity and continually improve our inclusivity efforts.