Manufacturing Operations - Summer Operations Analyst (Internship)

  • icrunchdata Network
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • May 23, 2020
Information Technology (IT)

Job Description

SimpliSafe is seeking a summer intern to help drive the development and manufacturing for our award-winning wirelessIoT home security system. In this role, you will be a core member of the team creating, managing and improving our existing internal processes for the future of our manufacturing operations. What You'll Do Primary Responsibilities Perform or lead special projects for manufacturing operations team and ad-hoc reporting as required. Help scope and implement cost accounting initiatives such as standard costing, PPV (Purchase Price Variance), and PPE (Plant, Property, and Equipment) depreciation schedules. Help structure and build budgets for NPI programs (New Product Introduction). Be a key contributor to SOP process improvements across supply planning, demand planning, and inventory management. Assist in modeling manufacturing value added (MVA) cost and target cost for existing and future hardware products. Help maintain costed bill of materials to support the implementation of Product Lifecycle Management tool. What You'll Bring Desired Skills and Experience Enjoy working in a highly collaborative, dynamic, cross-functional environment. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Enthusiastic and motivated with the ability to build relationships. Willingness to learn, be mentored, and improve. Ability to manage multiple projects and initiatives. You have a knack for and interest in learning new enterprise software programs (e.g., Propel). Familiarity with structured query languages, and object-oriented programming languages is a plus (e.g. MySQL, Python) for building API connections, task automation, and data aggregation. Proficiency with large datasets, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Google G Suite. Have an interest in a Corporate Finance or Operations career. Candidate must be a recent graduate or pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree. A GPA of 3.0 (cumulative) or higher is preferred. Perks of Interning at SimpliSafe You can look forward to weekly Bagel Thursdays, bi-weekly lunches, kitchens stocked with healthy snacks and plant-based milks, team and company outings, an office in the heart of downtown Boston, and networking opportunities with your fellow interns

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