Field Inventory Network Optimization Analyst

at Medtronic in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Job Description

Field Inventory Network Optimization Analyst


Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Aug 18, 2021

Careers that Change Lives

We believe that when people from different cultures, genders, and points of view come together, innovation is the result and everyone wins. Medtronic walks the walk, creating an inclusive culture where you can thrive.

Career growth and development is about learning and stretching yourself to grow your expertise and navigate your career. Medtronic offers award-winning programs to accelerate your development and growth. Our size, scope and market leadership give you the chance to explore career opportunities and grow as we grow.

Join Medtronics Cranial and Spinal Technologies (CST) Operations team as the Field Inventory Network Optimization Analyst providing leadership, insight, and structure in the design and application of the Spine Global Ecosystem.

ADay in the Life

As the Field Inventory Network Optimization Analyst, you will collaborate with the broader Network Optimization Team, Sales Operations, Sales regions, and other internal stakeholders to understand and gather the data required to represent and model the CST Spine Field Inventory supply chain.

You will:

+ Play a key role in the design, implementation, and evolution of the new Regional Allocation framework for CST Spine Field Inventory

+ Drive opportunity identification and support opportunities through the Regional Network Enablement process

+ Support supply chain design projects including scoping and data collection

+ Leverage LLamasoft/Coupa software to design, build, and maintain insights dashboards and interactive modeling applications

+ Assist in the design and maintenance of supply chain network simulation tools

+ Fully document key decisions, data sources, transformations, and identified opportunities

+ Support project quality by identifying risks that impact project scope, timing, or cost

Must Have: Minimum Requirements

+ Bachelors degree required

+ Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with 0 years of experience

Nice to Have

+ Awareness and knowledge of the principles of optimization with the ability to use software packages to optimize and analyze outputs

+ Experience modeling the end-to-end supply chain network including manufacturing, sterilization, distribution, transportation, and inventory aspects

+ Experience with supply chain / network modeling and reporting tools such as Supply Chain Guru and R

+ Experience in working and analyzing SAP supply chain data

+ Ability to lead regional projects through influence

+ Experience working with data and database software

+ Experience with data visualization tools such as Power BI, Tableau

+ Familiarity with supply chain concepts such as planning, forecasting, transportation, inventory management, and strategic sourcing

+ Ability to learn quickly and apply complex technical skills

+ Proficiency with MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Word)

+ LLamasoft experience

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations – but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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Job Posting: JC190548424

Posted On: Aug 21, 2021

Updated On: Oct 17, 2021