Fluence

Bangalore, India, India

Posted on: 2022-05-16

Category: energy

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Intermediate

Salary

Salary not provided

Bill of Materials (BOM) – Manager

About the company:

Fluence is the leading global energy storage technology and services company, created and backed by Siemens and AES, two industry powerhouses and pioneers in energy storage. Fluence unites the scale, experience, breadth, and financial backing of the two most experienced icons in energy storage.

Our mission is to create a more sustainable future by transforming the way we power our world. Energy storage is critical to this transformation, yet today the market is fragmented and customers face the challenge of finding a trusted technology partner amidst conflicting technical claims, inexperienced vendors and installers, and new market entrants with limited power sector knowledge.

Fluence brings the proven technology solutions and services that overcome the commercial and regulatory barriers that stand in the way of modernizing our energy networks. We are the partner that can deliver at a global scale with the most experienced and knowledgeable team in the world.

Fluence (Nasdaq: FLNC) is a global market leader in energy storage products and services and digital applications for renewables and storage. With a presence in 30 global markets, Fluence provides an ecosystem of offerings to drive the clean energy transition, including modular, scalable storage products, comprehensive service offerings, and the Fluence IQ platform, which delivers AI-enabled digital applications for managing and optimizing storage and renewables. The company is transforming the way we power our world by helping customers create more resilient and sustainable electric grids. For more information, please visit fluenceenergy.com.
 
OUR CULTURE AND VALUES

We are guided by our passion to transform the way we power our world. Achieving our goals requires creativity, diversity of ideas and backgrounds, and building trust to effect change and move with speed.

We are Leading
Fluence currently has thousands of MW of energy storage projects operated or awarded worldwide in addition to the thousands of MW of projects managed by our trading platform—and we are growing every day.

We are Responsible
Fluence is defined by its unwavering commitment to safety, quality, and integrity.

We are Agile
We achieve our goals and meet our customer’s needs by cultivating curiosity, adaptability, and self-reflection in our teams.

We are Fun
We value the diversity in thought and experience of our coworkers and customers. Through honest, forthcoming, and respectful communications we work to ensure that Fluence is an inclusive and welcoming environment for all. 

In this role, you will be responsible to organize, conduct data analysis, audit the bill of materials, and find ways to make operations more efficient. This role is responsible for having a high level of interaction across all departments to ensure the completion of the bill of materials in a timely, efficient, and detailed manner.

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Fluence IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and fully subscribes to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity to ensure that all applicants and employees are considered for hire, promotion, and job status without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital or familial status. 

Role and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for reviewing Bills of Materials and maintaining existing Bills of Materials in Product Lifecycle Management system.
  • Responsible for the accuracy of the Bills of Materials.
  • Responsible for handling change control.
  • Become fully competent in using the Bill of Materials maintenance and reports in Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) system.
  • Work with Engineering team, Supply chain, Project Manager and Manufacturing teams to ensure that the BOM has the correct structure as well as the correct components and quantities in the PLM system
  • Audit Bill of Materials information for accuracy and completeness, specifically: BOM linkages, Routings, BOM types, and shrinkage, etc.
  • Become proficient in setting up new options and/or create rules to support various build configurations.
  • Assist Purchasing and Engineering as needed in building and/or troubleshooting BOM costs.
  • Support engineering and prototype staff during the design and prototype phase of new product development
  • Maintain and improve the cost accounting system; ensure procedures are followed for item cost maintenance.
  • Prepare weekly reports as required to support production and profit analysis.
  • Support accounting, purchasing, and manufacturing during inventories.
  • Perform special cost analysis, prepare reports, and other related duties as assigned.
  • Coordinate with stakeholders to ensure content of BOM / Timing is always up to date.
  • Validate the data and confirm it is aligned with vehicle content, assumptions, and Program milestones.
  • Engage with Engineering, Supply Chain, Manufacturing and Finance teams to resolve issues.
  • Prepare executive summaries and escalate issues.
  • Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree business or accounting related. -
  • Worked as minimum 5+ years in the Bill of Materials Management.
  • Had involved in developing and creating the Bill of Materials from the Scratch.
  • Exposure to the Battery storage solution is preferable.
  • Experience in managing the Global team.
  • Minimum 8 to 10 years of experience with PLM tools and processes and Bill of Materials, proven experience managing complex stakeholder requirements and relationships.
  • Technical knowledge of product structure and processes, understanding of BOM, PLM, Windchill, Open BOM tools.
  • Essential knowledge about the Instrumentation, Electrical components.
  • Skillsets: Strong stakeholder relationship management skills, excellent communication skills, Attention to the details, Problem solving skills. Strong work ethic and a commitment to engineering excellence and data-driven decision making. Works well on projects on their own as well as with a team, able to clearly communicate ideas.
  • Mandatory Skills:

  • Tools: PLM, Wind chill  are mandatory
  • Min 5 Yrs hands on
  • As Tech lead and managing team 2-3 resources
  • Automation of BOM
  • Bangalore, India
  • Early notice period 30 days
  • Internal Fluence BOM
  • KPI: Ensuring required parts creating
  • Ensuring support to sales team
  • Optimizing the product cost by identifying the standard parts.
  • Work with cross functional teams and be able to lead.