Product Configurator Analyst

This role will work with multiple teams to gather product and business rules and translate into configuration logic for the plant to accurately make various products. Specific duties include:

Required Skills & Experiences
  • Provide on-going maintenance to configuration models as product and/or business rules change over time.
  • Troubleshoot sales orders with product configuration errors
  • Convert inputs like fabrication details, price lists, color coordination charts and option lists into a customized  model that will allow our customers to place an order and produce a work tag that will instruct manufacturing how to build the window treatment (work orders)
  • Establish/maintain manufacturing work tags that provide the information required by the manufacturing shop floor to produce any type of order. For example: material cut widths and lengths, quantities /usages of parts required, color coordination, unique option requirements, labor steps and hours, etc.
  • Maintain detailed documentation on all products manufactured by  Blinds To Go  for the use of entry and maintain code/data in the configure customized products. This documentation includes the order entry option lists, edit and advise conditions, calculated conditions, bill of material matrices, labor routings, work tag layouts and color coordination.
  • Process Product Change Request that relate to the configuration system for all products.
  • Establish forecasting plan bills for all products and link to the forecasting system required for Production Inventory Control to set future manufacturing requirements.
Required Skills & Experiences
  • Diploma or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Industrial Engineering,  Information Systems, Business Administration or equivalent work experience
  • 2+ years of IT /  Industrial Engineering / manufacturing experience
  • Strong technical knowledge and leadership skills.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Prior experience with database management system
  • Ability to analyze and interpret engineering documentation and convert information into product logic and Bill of Material (BOM).
  • Thorough understanding of product structure, database logic and general manufacturing processes. Understanding of customized product manufacturing environment.

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