Randstad Configuration Analyst in Framingham, Massachusetts

Configuration Analyst


job details:

  • location:Framingham, MA

  • salary:$30 - $38 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, July 12, 2017

  • job type:Temporary

  • reference:S_547508

  • questions:patrick.watson@randstadusa.com800-9228246

Randstad in partnership with The Bose Corporation are actively seeking a Configuration Analyst with Change Management experience to join their Procurement team on a 1 year contract opportunity out of their corporate headquarters in Framingham, MA. The Bose Corporation is an industry leading Consumer Electronics Company with a passion for innovation through technology and providing a collaborative and welcoming environment for their employees that fosters professional development and growth.


  • Gain strong experience with a diverse Procurement department for well known global brand

  • Competitive pay plus benefits

  • Modern building with onsite and local amenities

  • Ability to network while on assignment to identify permanent positions


As a BOM/Configuration Analyst at Bose you will be responsible for the set up and maintenance of costing BOM's in our Cost Management Software System to facilitate accurate product cost roll up. You will need to verify the consistency, accuracy, and completeness of product BOM's and costing enablers to achieve a consistent product costing process. We are looking for an independent worker with strong data analysis skills and ability to drive results.

Working hours: Monday-Friday


Responsibilities include:

--Management of complete review/audit of critical bills of material at Bose

--Gap analysis of various elements of a bill of material (structure, attachment rate, costs, etc.)

--External communication with supply base to acquire materials and gain alignment

--Internal cross-functional collaboration with commodity teams, program teams, and engineers

--Tracking project progress against established timelines and goals

--Preparing data reports to highlight significant and/or recurring obstacles

--Reporting out to management on status and challenges

--Submitting and driving necessary changes to completion

--Assisting in the development, improvement and implementation of standards and processes.

Must have the following knowledge/skills:

--Ability to work independently

--Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel

--Well-organized with strong attention to detail

--Time management skills

--Data analysis

--Excellent verbal and written communication skills

--2 years of experience in related field (co-op experience is acceptable)

--Experience working with related processes (documentation, BOMs, design/engineering changes)

--Experience within SAP, Windchill, or other ERP/PLM systems

--Critical thinking is required to manage unique circumstances that will arise

Please share your resume directly with patrick_watson@bose.com for an immediate response!! We look forward to knowing you!!

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