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Date: May 18, 2021

Location: Marlborough, MA, US, 01752

Company: Boston Scientific

Additional Locations: US-MN-Arden Hills; US-MN-Maple Grove


Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - Caring - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.


Distribution Network Analyst II



About the Role:


The Distribution Network Analyst II is part of the GSC Planning Center of Excellence team.  This matrixed role provides the unique opportunity to work with distribution, transportation and supply chain planning while also being involved in strategic projects that have a corporate wide impact.  Involvement in activities and tasks that range from strategic to tactical spectrums requires high performance individuals that can quickly adapt to requirements of the task at hand.  This may range from creative out of the box thinking, consulting skills, project management, co-ordination and planning, to skillful manipulation and analysis of large amounts of data.  The Analyst II is also expected be efficient in working with the systems and tools that support the various business functions.



Your Responsibilities Include: 



  • Develop and analyze reports measuring and projecting distribution center network throughput and capacity.
  • Collaborate with Distribution Center Managers to identify and resolve bottlenecks in the distribution network.
  • Analyze distribution freight and sterilization lane capacity and anticipate potential capacity issues.
  • Analyze reports which measure distribution lead time and lead time variability, collaborate with transportation teams to ensure key master data is accurate in planning systems.
  • Optimize total distribution costs by analyzing and maintaining DC to DC economic order quantities, source selection and mode selection.
  • Maintain key master data in supply chain planning systems to support distribution S&OP execution.
  • Identify improvement opportunities for current processes and systems.
  • Support Corporate projects- develop the approach, communicate plans and tasks to divisional and global participants, manage project to timeline, and successfully achieve project goals.
  • Ability to work under moderate supervision.



What We're Looking For:


Required Qualifications: 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain, Operations, information systems or related field.
  • 3-5 years of experience with a Bachelor’s degree and 1-3 years with an MBA. Supply Chain Analyst, Supply Chain Planning or Data Management Systems experience.
  • Strong PC skills such as Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Word
  • Using a relational database to structure and combine data
  • Developing reports and analysis from large data sets using analytical and statistical tools
  • Working knowledge of Supply Chain Planning (demand planning, inventory planning, forecasting or supply planning)
  • Highly adaptable, flexible and willing to accept new ideas, processes, and procedures


Requisition ID: 478986


As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.

So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!


At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Boston Scientific maintains a drug-free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.

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