AM Programmer


Eden Prarie, MN, US

Job ID:  52290
Category:  Manufacturing & Operations

LOCATION: Eden Prairie, MN


Make the most of our world. Our business is truly global and our culture is eclectic and inclusive. Worldwide we employ a remarkably diverse group of very talented people. People are drawn to work with us by a shared curiosity, a desire to think differently. We value people who bring with them unique cultural and professional experiences. Our business thrives on its distinctive perspectives and fresh ideas. And in every location, we challenge our employees to learn, develop and grow with us. We believe in the potential of people.


Stratasys is currently seeking an AM Programmer for our Eden Prairie, MN  facility.  In this role you will be responsible for assessing customer data for scheduling, and technology focused manufacturability (For Fused Deposition Modeling). From there you’ll be in charge of taking customer data and producing usable build files, while also supporting machine operations. Throughout process you will be asked to collaborate with our project engineering team, quality team, and finishing team to support any process variation. Good manufacturing practices and document control is a major focus, as you will be responsible for the creation of manufacturing travelers that will inform all other downstream operations. Additional responsibilities may include but are not limited to; updating workflow system statuses, process improvement initiatives, or performing calibration processes.

A couple of other jobs duties will include:

  • Organizing and prioritizing jobs for production
  • Review work instructions for product information and special needs
  • Manage each job during the production process
  • Analyze customer data before building in order to assess manufacturability
  • Communicate and coordinate with operators and finishers as it pertains to scheduling, part quality and special instructions


As a part of Stratasys, this position requires access to information and/or technology controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).  The successful candidate must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S. (or, green card holder), protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. 



  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent
  • Intermediate math skills and understanding of geometry



  • Experience with CAD programming
  • Understanding of plastics properties
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends




There’s a reason Stratasys is a world leader.


For over 30 years we’ve been pioneering 3D Printing technology, solving problems, questioning, inventing and reinventing. Continually asking, “How can we help our customers turn a great idea into a great success?”.


It’s what drives us. Because we want our customers to succeed.


We provide the best products, services and support great thinking deserves.


Giving your ideas the best possible chance of making it. Make it better. Make it with Stratasys.


Stratasys (Nasdaq: SSYS), headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Rehovot, Israel, is a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions. The company's patented FDM® and PolyJet™ 3D Printing technologies produce prototypes and manufactured goods directly from CAD data for the aerospace, automotive, healthcare, consumer goods and education industries. Stratasys subsidiaries include MakerBot and GrabCAD, and the company operates the digital parts manufacturing service, Stratasys Direct. Stratasys has over 2,000 employees, holds over 1,200 granted or pending additive manufacturing patents globally, and has received more than 30 awards for its technology and leadership.


Stratasys will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. All offers of employment with Stratasys, Inc are contingent upon the successful passing of a background check.


Stratasys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against for their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.   Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis