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Supply Chain Operations Analyst

Commonwealth Fusion Systems

Commonwealth Fusion Systems

IT, Operations
Devens, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, June 2, 2023
Commonwealth Fusion Systems (CFS) has the fastest, lowest cost path to commercial fusion energy.
CFS collaborates with MIT to leverage decades of research combined with groundbreaking new high-temperature superconducting (HTS) magnet technology. HTS magnets will enable compact fusion power plants that can be constructed faster and at lower cost. Our mission is to deploy these power plants to meet global decarbonization goals as fast as possible. To that end, CFS has assembled a team of leaders in tough tech, fusion science, and manufacturing with a track record of rapid execution. Supported by the world’s leading investors, CFS is uniquely positioned to deliver limitless, clean, fusion power to combat climate change. To implement this plan, we are looking to add dedicated people to the team who treat people well, improve our work by adding multifaceted perspectives and new ways of solving problems, have achieved outstanding results through a range of pursuits, and have skills and experience related to this role.
The Supply Chain Data Analyst monitors and examines supply chain master data in order to drive critical business decisions and ensure the on time, on budget delivery of critical business objectives. This role will develop databases, exception reports, dashboards, and data standards to enable the team to move quickly and efficiently and will provide the information backbone that the supply chain organization will use to make decisions.

This team member will:

  • Proactively use data to inform and support the Supply Chain organization to assess processes necessary to meet cost, quality, and delivery objectives
  • Participate in and drive process improvement projects related to Supply Chain data management and operations
  • Be a key Supply Chain Data Enabler focused on enabling and training teams to pull and synthesize their own data
  • Scope and develop supply chain data and pipeline requirements with ERP and Data Analytics teams to ensure proper access to necessary datasets
  • Enforce master data integrity in ERP and related systems and maintain the processes to support data quality
  • Implement standard Supply Chain metric/dashboard procedure
  • Resolve data quality problems and identify areas for improvement
  • Conduct data cleaning and exception reporting

The ideal candidate will have most, if not all, of these requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in the field of Supply Chain, Computer Programming, Data Analytics, Engineering, Business, Finance preferred
  • Intermediate level SQL skills
  • 3-5 years of experience analyzing data to drive decisions
  • 1-2 years of Supply Chain experience
  • 1-2 years experience with ERP data and functionality highly preferred
  • Experience telling stories and visualizing data using tools like Tableau, etc
  • Cross-functional requirements gathering and prioritization
  • Remarkable problem-solving skills with a bias for action
  • Learn quickly and adapt to new information and environments
  • Be able to work with minimal supervision to follow through on assignments and meet deadlines
  • Possess excellent judgment and the ability to make and execute on decisions for the holistic betterment of the company
  • Effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong relationship building skills and the ability to communicate across levels and organizations
  • MS office suite experience

Additional experience and/or qualifications:

  • Experience in start-up or high growth environment preferred
  • Manufacturing/shop floor environment experience
  • Proven experience in setting up new or managing improvements to business processes
  • Perform activities such as typing, standing, and sitting, for extended periods of time
  • Dedication to safety to mitigate hazards that may include heat, cold, noise, fumes, strong magnets, lead, high voltage, and cryogenics
  • Willingness to occasionally travel or work required nights/weekends/on-call
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CFS team members thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and have demonstrated exceptional results through a range of different pursuits. We all tightly align with our company values of integrity, execution, impact and self-critique. As we grow, we are looking to add talented people who are mission driven and bring diverse perspectives and new ways of solving problems.
At CFS, we deeply value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer by choice. We consider all qualified applicants equally for employment. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.