Edwards Lifesciences Associate Manager, Data Analytics in Salt Lake City, Utah
This is an exciting opportunity for a data-mind set Associate Manager to strategically analyze operational data and provide insights and solutions for improving the effectiveness and efficiencies of business processes/operations.
Collaborate with stakeholders from Business Units, Functions and Regions to understand business challenges, problems and opportunities. Design, develop and implement solutions, both technical (e.g., Metrics Dashboards, Meta-data additions to enhance reporting and analytics) and non-technical (e.g., ECR process changes, simplified workflow changes).
Perform complex data analysis and identify opportunities to improve training, processes, systems and product data quality.
Partner with IT and other software development partners to architect, drive design, implement operational metrics dashboards for Business Units, Functions and Regions/Plants. Continually improve user experience for Business Intelligence reports and dashboards.
Lead the design, development, deployment and on-going improvement of the portals (e.g., Ignite PLM, JDE/JDA) and dashboards by partnering with stakeholders.
Perform software validation and/or testing requirements and activities.
Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
- Bachelor's Degree with combined 8 years of experience in operations, architecting, developing and deploying business intelligence, analytics and reporting solutions to internal and external stakeholders.
Advanced degree is preferred.
Experience working in large manufacturing environment is preferred.
Proven successful project management skills.
Proven expertise in Microsoft Office Suite including Advanced Excel, Global Supply Chain, and relational databases systems.
Experience in business systems (e.g., ERP, QMS, DRP).
Ability to develop compliance processes and procedures.
Excellent documentation and communication skills and interpersonal relationship skills including negotiating and relationship management skills with ability to drive achievement of objectives.
Extensive knowledge of own area within the organization while contributing to the development of new concepts, techniques, and standards.
Extensive understanding of supply chain operations.
Extensive understanding of quantitative methodologies, techniques and tools to develop best in class analytic solutions.
Ability to interact professionally with all organizational levels and proactively escalate issues to appropriate levels of management in the organization.
Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
Interacts with team members and other managers and may include suppliers, vendors and/or customers.
Edwards is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including protected Veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 13,000 individuals worldwide.
For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.