30+ days ago - req13779

Product Configuration Expert

Logistics & supply chain management

Logistics & supply chain management

Other job categories

In a nutshell

Location

Veldhoven, Netherlands

Team

Logistics & supply chain management

Experience

3-7 years

Degree

Bachelor

Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management, Other job categories

Travel

10%

Introduction

Do you love being a business liaison in a complex and dynamic business environment? Do you want to play a lead role in the fundaments for operational excellence? Are you challenged by improving data quality for ASML’s supply chain? Can you encourage others to cooperate to get the job done? If so, we would like to meet you.

Job Mission

As Product Configuration Expert you are responsible for driving Data Quality and design of Product Configuration in ASML’s Supply Chain.

You will secure quality and timely release of ASML wide commercial products and service configurations information in the ASML ERP system during the Product Generation Process This information enables the Demand Identification and Order Capturing processes and the Order Fulfillment processes, which is essential to achieve ASML sales and delivery.
It is a role that brings a wide range of challenges and responsibilities but also a lot of freedom.

ASML strives to become ‘best-in-class’ in Operational Excellence. Product Configuration supports business to achieve this by having efficient processes. Business Process Owners at ASML own the data and achieve timely, consistent, accurate and complete data both during creation and maintenance.

Job Description

  • You will secure quality and timely release of commercial product and service configurations information
  • Analyze, improve and validate completeness and consistency of commercial hardware/software change requests
  • Design and implement agreed upon request in configurator, documenting the changes and initiate follow-up actions at related stakeholders
  • Release the commercial product configurator for Demand Identification and Order Capturing processes and the Order Fulfillment processes
  • Analyze and sign off Engineering Changes related to commercial products and other customer choices
  • Define and maintain basic principles of the configurator design
  • Check upon consistency and completeness of sales configurator and related master data in ERP system
  • You will align stakeholders’ requirements, related to commercial product configurations and enhancements
  • You will participate as subject matter expert in cross-departmental projects
  • You will recommend and implement improvements to processes, methods and tooling within and beyond SCM

Education

Bachelor degreeor Masterwith a Technical or Business background

Experience

  • 5-10 years of practical hands on experience in internationally high end product company
  • SAP variant configuration (basic programming)
  • Understanding of product configuration framework
  • Basic Supply Chain management and configuration management
  • Bill of materials and material master

Personal skills

  • Self-assured, capable of convincing people, also at higher management levels
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, work pleasantly with people with differing backgrounds and in different departmental and geographical cultures; at various hierarchical levels
  • Strong analytic capability and a pro-active initiating attitude
  • Change management competencies
  • Drive to get results in place
  • Strong communicator in English
  • Ability to plan and set priorities

Context of the position

Reports to the Manager Data Experts in the MRP (Material Requirements Planning) & Master Data Management (MDM) team. The MRP & MDM team manages global product related data, enabling ASML to achieve high data quality leading to operational excellence by supporting time to profitability. It manages data governance boards for ASML's Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Finance and Procurement departments.

Other information

Supply Chain Management (SCM) is an industry-leading supply-chain management organization, responsible for ensuring material availability to ASML’s factories and customers.

Our DNA contains customer focus, concurrent engineering, virtual integration plus the ability to thrive in a volatile market, accelerate the supply chain and deliver creative solutions. SCM plans up to four years ahead while customer requirements and system bill of materials can change at any time. Any break in material availability can have an unacceptable impact for our customers. So, with over 500 highly educated and motivated people, SCM must proactively identify and solve potential issues by working closely together with our technical departments and customers while actively managing an extensive supplier base.