careers simera
We’re hiring: Network, Server and General IT Infrastructure Support Technician

Simera Group is an engineering and product development group of companies established in South Africa in 2010. We are specialists in a diverse range of product development and realization support activities, ranging from short term consultation support to turnkey prototyping and final product development.

We’re looking for a dynamic ICT Manager to define, maintain and expand the growing ICT needs of the company. This will include both on-site and off-site ICT infrastructure as well as all connections between them. The candidate will also be expected to perform as a backup person to the Teamcenter PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) Administrators. A basic knowledge of PLM would be an advantage. The successful candidate for this newly defined position will report to the PLM Systems Manager.


• Create, maintain and document all ICT infrastructure;
• Create and document new ICT processes and procedures;
• Create, maintain and document ICT associated workflows;
• Provide general day-to-day ICT system administration;
• Create and maintain ICT training material and train new users;
• Continuous improvement of ICT system architecture and elements;
• Troubleshoot ICT system when required;
• Act as first point of contact for all ICT and Teamcenter related problems;
• Due to the nature and variety of Simera’s projects, additional responsibilities may be added from time to time.


• Diploma in IT;
• A minimum of three years of relevant ICT work experience;
• Good ICT skills working with small, medium and large ICT infrastructure;
• General database knowledge;
• International travel may be required from time to time;
• Previous experience in Teamcenter or other PLM systems as well as Office 365 will be advantageous;
• Transport: Valid driver’s license and own transport essential.

You need to:

• Be a strong team player;
• Have excellent communication skills;
• Be detail oriented and a logical thinker;
• Project manage and prioritize multiple tasks.

Commencement of service: Before or on 1 November 2018

Application closing date: Friday, 14 September 2018 at 12:00 (No late applications will be accepted)

If this is you, email a detailed CV and the contact details of three (3) references to


Simera Group possesses and mobilizes centuries of collective experience among our team members, skilled in the aerospace, precision optical, automotive, medical and consumer domains. Over the past 9 years we have served over 70 clients and successfully completed more than 200 projects globally.

Simera Group comprises three engineering companies, each with a specific field of expertise and focus. We have implemented a unified PLM and operations architecture that seamlessly connects the business units to ensure efficiencies of distributed engineering expertise and Group operations.
Simera Consult is the engineering backbone of the Simera Group poised to tackle challenging projects and programs in an agile and client focused manner. Our consulting services offer world class engineering capabilities in structural, aero, medical and optical domains using innovation, expertise and technology to solve complex problems.

Simera Sense is developing a range of the world’s best CubeSat Payloads. We are actively busy with production of our first product, the benchmark and pilot of an ongoing range.

Simera Innovate is focused on product design and realisation in an Industry 4.0 execution framework. We make Industry 4.0 technologies accessible to SMEs, and we integrate SMEs into larger vertical establishments, ensuring seamless operations. Simera Innovate serves as the scaling and implementation partner for technology and IP developed in the rest of the group and European partner companies, specifically within the context of localization and job creation in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East.


Our global view and operational strength are anchored by a homegrown culture of supportive relationships and business integrity. We frequently update our internal processes, technical capabilities and ensure our value offering to clients is first class.
We chose the name ‘Simera’, which is Greek for ‘today’. We actively believe in making the most of every day and we channel our collective talent and expertise towards a better tomorrow.


Our process is based on human-centered design thinking, underscored by innovation and driven by client service excellence. We are an agile organisation with a bold and entrepreneurial ability to adapt to rapid changes and shifting economies. A global mindset and operational base give us the edge in setting new standards in best practice and new technologies.