Job Description

BOM Competence Engineer
Contract 12+ months, M-F 40 hours weekly


Manage and/or provide guidance for maintaining configurable items and ensuring consistency of Engineering Bill of Materials (Eng. BoM) and top level Operational Bill of Materials (e.g. Mfg. BoM, Pack. BoM, etc.) in a multi-function environment with 1,000+ users at the working location

Job Description:

Independently evaluate, select and BOM management techniques, procedures, and criteria to maintain multiple Production Module configurations in several BOM structures, which can potentially be 150% BOMs

Independently evaluate, select and apply 3D modeling techniques, procedures, and criteria to support multiple Production Module configurations

• Proactively support several design projects at a time during the Engineering Change process, ensure proper Impact Analysis and Part Identification of configuration items and upper level structures

• Understand and support Configuration Based Planning (CBP) as part of comprehensive BOM management across several design projects at a time

• Safeguard synchronization between various BOMs of the same product
Ensure adequate documentation to describe best BOM management practices

Develop in-house training in various delivery formats, provide technical guidance to users

• Organize and execute BOM Management verification and User Acceptance Testing (UAT) for newly deployed functionality, develop and document test plans and test cases

• Establish business readiness KPIs for sustaining BOM Management, ensure adequate reporting
• Be open minded for new developments and trends also related to areas beyond own expertise, deduce recommendations for continuous improvement


Knowledge of Configuration Management in general and BOM management in particular

• Knowledge of Engineering Change process
• Defines clear / quantified priorities according to importance and urgency

• Experience in working with multiple BOMs defining the same product (e.g. Eng. BOM and MFG BOM)
• Proven ability to identify primary technical needs from complex issues

• Proven ability to make and execute decisions independently
• Proven ability to conceive continuous improvement processes in a peer team environment
• Strong presentation skills, ability to teach up to 4-hour long classes. Good command of English is a must.

• Strong communication and business writing skills

• Software skills – Engineering Data Management (latest version of TC preferred), MS Office, SAP

• Working knowledge of parametric CAD incl. large assembly management (latest version of NX preferred)

• Working knowledge of SharePoint


• Bachelor degree in Mechanical, Electrical or System Engineering

• Minimum 5-7 years of BOM Management and Engineering Change experience; design background is a plus

• CMII certification is a plus

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