(CEN) SUSTAINABLE CONSTRUCTION AND ENGINEERING DESIGN SPECIALIST

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Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Brügg B. Biel, BE, CH, 2555

Company: CEMEX

Job Description

Research, develop and deploy engineering design methodologies, construction systems and tools to help CEMEX customers achieve Sustainable Construction Goals.

Main Responsibilities

  • Research in application of new techniques to improve efficiency of Construction (e.g., Concrete monitoring, Imaging processing, Additive Manufacturing, etc.)
  • Propose and deploy digitalization strategy for each new Engineering Design and Construction techniques by integrating in CEMEX BIM (Building Information Modelling) environment created at Global R&D.
  • Monitor AEC (Architectural, Engineering and Construction) market trends in regards of novel design, construction techniques, norms and regulations for building and infrastructure projects.
  • Liaise with key cross-functional areas in the company (e.g., Customer Centricity, Digital Marketing, CEMEX commercial force, etc.) to facilitate piloting and deployment.
  • Provide assessment in emerging construction and engineering technologies, and new digital concepts that crossroad Global R&D Projects (e.g., Cloud-Computing, Big Data, AI & ML, BIM, Lean Construction, etc.).
  • Extend CEMEX BIM strategy to 4D (Time), 5D (Cost), 6D (Sustainability) and 7D (Facility Management) dimensions.
  • Execute different engineering design calculations for internal and external (customers) projects.

Position Challenges

  • Adoption of new digital construction solutions by traditional stakeholders is a major challenge.
  • Developments are tight in time and scarce in additional resources.
  • Discovering of new spaces for innovation with rapid time-to-market, cost-efficient and sustainable.
  • Fragmentation and/or lack of norms and regulations among countries where CEMEX operates.

Qualifications

  • Advanced English Proficiency (Mandatory). Spanish Language (Prefearably). Other languages French or German (Prefearably).
  • Civil Engineer, Building Science Engineer, (MS Degree).
  • Experience in Software Coding and API usage (Use of C, C#, Java and Javascript, others). Not expert but familiar with coding.
  • Experience in BIM environment (BIM Manager, BIM Coordinator or BIM Specialist Certification).
  • Experience in BIM Modelling with Autodesk Revit and management of Autodesk AEC Construction Suite or similar software.
  • Experience in Building Thermal & Energy Design with Design Builder Software or similar.
  • Knowledge of Sustainable Construction principles, guidelines, and norms (European or American Regulations).
  • Working in cross-functional and multi-cultural environment, willingness to explore and deep-dive new techniques and solutions, mind-structured person, working with different time-zones.

Internal/External Relations

INTERNAL:

  • Eventually all areas within Global R&D.
  • Technical, Commercial, Marketing (Global, Regional and Local teams)
  • Sustainability (Global, Regional and Local teams)

EXTERNAL:

  • Hardware and Software vendors.
  • Start-ups and Service providers.
  • Designers (architects, engineers, specifiers) and Builders (CEMEX customers)

CEMEX Diversity and Inclusion Statement

At CEMEX, we recognize the diversity of the world in which we live and in which we do business. We respect diversity, we address the inclusion and non-discrimination of any talented person, regardless of gender, physical ability, age, sexual orientation, culture, ethnicity, religion, political affiliation, marital status, pregnancy / maternity / paternity and nationality. We promote a culture of equity for the construction of a sustainable business and the well-being and development of CEMEX employees.