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Supply Chain Analyst
Posted on 4/30/2021
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • 2+ years in managing outsourced manufacturing, Tier 2 suppliers, and development of consumer electronics
  • Enjoy working in a highly collaborative environment
  • Enthusiastic and motivated with the ability to build relationships both internally and with key partners up to the executive level
  • Must be proficient with Excel and show ability to demonstrate (Pivot tables, VLOOKUP, sorting, arithmetic formulae)
  • Familiar with an updated ERP system (NetSuite or similar)
  • Proven track record or display of analytical and communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience managing by influence, both with internal and external partners
  • Experience improving supply chain and supplier performance, including performance metrics in the contract manufacturing industry
  • Experience working with Asian manufacturers
  • Bachelors Degree in Business or Supply Chain Management
  • Strategic thinking to develop longer-range supply strategies and plans that drive significant value while meeting the business requirements
  • Partner with internal Sourcing, Engineering, Product Management, Quality, and Manufacturing teams to support strategies that drive improvement throughout the product life cycle
  • Monitor stocking positions through analysis in past usage and future forecast and adjust lot sizes and order points accordingly or make recommendations to the buyers
  • Develop ongoing metric tools for operations (dashboards etc) for the measurement of OTD, Quality and Parts Delivery status etc
  • Monitor on-going Slow and Obsolete material and develop action plans in partnership with the responsible teams
  • Maintain visibility into finished good stock levels at our global warehouse locations
  • Prepare month end inventory accounting reconciliations
  • Establish end-to-end partner performance measurements and scorecards and hold partners accountable to continually improve cost, quality, lead time and service to both SimpliSafe and our contract manufacturing partners
  • Key contributor in developing Should Cost analysis
  • Support executive-level business reviews with critical partners at appropriate cadence
  • Align with manufacturing partners to best leverage external capabilities, and improve ordering/buffering requirements while preventing supply risks and improving flexibility of supply
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with Tableau dashboard development
  • Experience with database queries (SQL)
  • MBA or masters degree in Mechanical/Electrical/Industrial Engineering
  • Language skills with the ability to speak/read Mandarin/Simplified Chinese
  • Strong understanding of geo-political and global trade influences within Asia

501-1,000 employees

Home security company
Company Overview
Simplisafe wants to make home security accessible to everyone
  • Health Insurance - A comprehensive plan provides peace of mind for you and your family.
  • Employee assistance program - Help through the difficult situations that come up at work and at home.
  • Tuition reimbursement - We want you to keep learning, so we’ll cover part of your tuition.
  • 401(k) - Saving for your future in the present.
  • Unlimited vacation - Exempt employees take the time when you need it or want it. We mean it.
  • Life and disability insurance - Coverage for when you need it most.
Company Core Values
  • Customer obsessed
  • Aim High
  • No Ego
  • One Team
  • Life As We Climb
  • Lean & Nimble