Supply Chain Inventory Optimization Engineer at Micron Technology (Boise, ID)

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Our vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life for all. Join an inclusive team passionate about one thing: using their expertise in the relentless pursuit of innovation for customers and partners. The solutions we build help make everything from virtual reality experiences to breakthroughs in neural networks possible. We do it all while committing to integrity, sustainability, and giving back to our communities. Because doing so can fuel the very innovation we are pursuing.
Inventory optimization is a key element for integrated supply chain planning. Throughout the supply chain, large amounts of money are tied up in inventories. The inventory optimization function enables reductions in working capital by improving inventory target setting.
This position will be based out of Boise, ID. This role provides flexibility! You may work remotely two days per week.
As a Supply Chain Inventory Optimization Engineer, responsibilities include but are not limited to, the following:
  • Work on and coordinate projects in the domain of inventory optimization and operational planning.
  • Use your experience in inventory optimization and your common sense to translated customer needs into an inventory optimization solution that is closely linked to the operational planning and scheduling capabilities.
  • Develop and implement solutions to continuously improve the inventory optimization processes
  • Manage or participate in cross-functional, multi-department meetings to review inventory optimization changes
  • Evaluate new systems and processes, and conduct research, to provide innovative solutions to complex inventory situations
  • Ability to conduct and lead meetings to review inventory performance
  • Analyze demand, supply and shipments trends using statistical tools to see opportunities and risks to business revenue plan.
  • Create methodologies/automated process to analyze, supply, solve, and find root-cause for supply shortages by data mining planning systems.
  • Perform User Acceptance Testing of the system improvements to enable Information Technology to push the enhancements to the production environment.
  • Evaluate inventory mix to identify slow-moving, orphaned, overstocked, or quality hold inventories and collaborate with partners to develop appropriate actions to consume or scrap.

  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving abilities, complemented with a university degree, are indispensable in this job. Preferably this education includes a further specialization in inventory optimization.
  • Strong capability in applying inventory algorithms in a real-life setting is a must. Preferably, you gained this knowledge by working in a multinational organization or consulting company. Having a strong affinity with IT and good project management skills are a prerequisite for this job.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of Supply Chain planning processes, Supply Chain qualitative methods, and ERPs functions/architecture
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills
  • Strong analytical skills, with an emphasis on statistical analysis, data mining, and reporting
  • Excellent problem-solving skills. Must be able to identify and break down complex problems and develop quality solutions.
  • Ability to work independently and to manage multiple task assignments
  • Strong working knowledge of SQL, Stored Procedures, and either SQL Server or Oracle Database management
  • Willingness to travel

  • Experience in the following:
  • Optimization, Demand Management, Operations Planning, Planning/Forecasting, Master Scheduling
  • APICS certification
  • Master's Degree/Bachelor or equivalent experience (preferred)
  • Industrial Engineering or Operations Research
  • Engineering - Manufacturing
  • Operations / Supply Chain Management

Additional Micron benefits include: Health, Savings, Wellbeing Programs, Stock Purchase Discount, and a generous Time Off Program. #li-hybrid
About Micron Technology, Inc.
We are an industry leader in innovative memory and storage solutions transforming how the world uses information to enrich life for all. With a relentless focus on our customers, technology leadership, and manufacturing and operational excellence, Micron delivers a rich portfolio of high-performance DRAM, NAND, and NOR memory and storage products through our Micron® and Crucial® brands. Every day, the innovations that our people create fuel the data economy, enabling advances in artificial intelligence and 5G applications that unleash opportunities - from the data center to the intelligent edge and across the client and mobile user experience.
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Micron is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.
Please note that in order to assist in providing a safe and healthy workplace for all Micron team members, new employment offers for jobs based in India, Malaysia, Singapore, and the U.S., are contingent upon the applicant's provision of a copy of their COVID-19 vaccination document to Micron on a confidential basis prior to their scheduled start date confirming that they have completed the COVID-19 vaccination process, subject to any written request for medical or religious accommodation and to the extent permitted by applicable law.
For US Sites Only: To request assistance with the application process and/or for reasonable accommodations, please contact Micron's People Organization at [email protected] or 1-800-336-8918
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More Information on Micron Technology
Micron Technology operates in the Hardware industry. The company is located in Boise, ID, Manassas, VA, Longmont, CO, Folsom, CA and Milpitas, CA. Micron Technology was founded in 1978. It has 24383 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 380 open jobs at Micron Technology, click here.
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