Supply Chain Cost Analyst



1,001-5,000 employees

IoT platform

Data & Analytics
AI & Machine Learning

$97,283 - $130,800

Employee-led remote and flexible working, health benefits, Samsara for Good charity fund


Remote in USA

Required Skills
Data Analysis
  • Degree in a relevant analytical field (e.g. Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Data Science, etc)
  • 5+ years of experience managing hardware /capex / supply chain costs
  • Cost modeling and forecasting expertise
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to clearly lay out assumptions, risks, and opportunities in logical models
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to quickly synthesize information in a digestible format for a wide variety of stakeholders
  • History of collaboration across technical & non-technical teams with strong relationship-building skills
  • Proven strategic business thinker who keeps the desired outcome in mind while driving results
  • Create annual spend forecasts by developing rigorous analyses using historical data and in-depth knowledge of the product requirements and manufacturing process and tune the forecast models as required
  • Develop benchmarks for all hardware spend categories in collaboration with Engineering and Supply Chain to assist Sourcing Managers with negotiations
  • Use technical expertise to efficiently gather new data, automate data processing, and implement tools and best practices for data management
  • Provide access to data through reports and dashboards, implementing business intelligence tools (e.g. Tableau) for data visualization and analytics
  • Generate and consolidate spend and financial reporting metrics and develop actionable insights
  • Partner with Finance to manage invoicing and billing and leverage data to build and tune budget models
  • Champion, role model, and embed Samsara’s cultural principles (Focus on Customer Success, Build for the Long Term, Adopt a Growth Mindset, Be Inclusive, Win as a Team) as we scale globally and across new offices

Samsara’s mission is to increase the safety, efficiency, and sustainability of operations that power the global economy. The company is building a connected operations platform for tracking fleets of vehicles and other equipment.

Company Stage


Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Health, dental, and vision coverage for employees and their families with premiums 100% covered

Mental health and wellness support

Family planning resources and parental leave policy

Quarterly reimbursement account you can use for wellness, family care, professional or personal development expenses

Flexible PTO and family leave

401k with up to 4% matching

Bi-annual company events