Bill-of-Material Specialist
Sensor Products Global Business Unit / BOM-Drafting Department - Attleboro, MA

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The Bill of Material (BOM) Analyst is responsible for creating and maintaining Bills-of-Materials (BOMs) in the Agile PLM and Oracle ERP systems. The BOM Analyst will perform diversified tasks to initiate, change and control BOM records to ensure Product Design integrity in the ERP database. Detailed Description
The BOM Analyst will primarily support design engineering by creating and maintaining product design BOMs, for a variety of businesses and products, throughout the product life cycle, via established policies, procedures, and practices. He/she will also provide general product configuration support and guidance to a variety of functional areas with varying degrees of BOM literacy, including design, program management, planning, purchasing, manufacturing, IT, and finance. The BOM Analyst will make extensive use of Agile PLM and Oracle ERP reporting and analytic tools; perform where-used analysis and change impact research; manage mass changes; provide guidance on BOM solutions for diverse and dynamic product structures in a complex supply chain; and manage change holistically from raw materials to finished goods.

He/she will leverage a strong understanding of downstream BOM impact to effectively and efficiently drive material planning, procurement, manufacturing and finance. The BOM Analyst will work closely with other BOM and Cost Analysts to drive accuracy of design and manufacturing BOMs, including category coding and standard costing. He/she will work closely with designers, drafters and document control specialists during the ECO process to ensure that components and structures are aligned with product design documentation, and that ECOs are properly completed for board review and approval.

In conjunction with the routine workflow, the BOM Analyst will work on various projects such as line moves, acquisition integrations, software upgrade testing, quality improvement projects, and cross-training. The BOM Analyst must be able to work effectively both in a team environment and independently. He/she will be expected to work towards specific objectives, assuming responsibility for final results, and refer only specific, unusual issues to the supervisor. Job Requirements
High school diploma, or equivalent (Associate degree preferred)
2-3 years experience working in BOM, material planning, or related area
ERP experience (Oracle ERP r11 or r12 preferred; SAP, Baan, et al. considered)
PLM experience (Agile 9.3 preferred; MatrixOne, Enovia, Windchill, et al. considered)
Experience in MS Office applications, with strong Excel skills
Ability to read engineering drawings (“blueprint” reading skills) Additional Details
Minimal travel
Attention to detail and a high quality ethic
Team player with ability to collaborate globally toward standardized solutions
Flexible, with ability to learn quickly and adapt to change
Excellent oral and written communication skills