Planning Specialist

Date: Apr 27, 2022

Location: Irvine, CA, US

Company: Skyworks


If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect.  We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 66958 

Planning Specialist

Job Description

Summary: This role will be responsible for maintaining the manufacturing plan (Master Production Schedule) for a high volume semiconductor manufacturer. 


  • Maintain Master Production Schedule (MPS) based on input from the advanced planning system. Address the monthly deltas between planned supply and demand, identify constraints, and work with appropriate groups to improve if possible.
  • Sales order backlog management:
  • Maintain sales order projected ship date
  • Respond to all sales department inquiries
  • Highlight potential demand issues to demand management and respond to RSP increase requests.
  • Continuous review of sales order backlog to improve delivery to meet customer requested delivery date.
  • Responsible to meet key KPI's like OTD to CRSD; OTD to FCD; UTFG to MPS.
  • Ongoing communication with sourcing, assembly and test factories, demand fulfillment, sales and shipping.


  • Education: Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain management, Master Scheduling and Capacity Planning preferred.
  • Experience: At least 5 years in planning of high volume manufacturing. Semiconductor industry experience preferred.
  • Application: MS Office, Excel expertise required, SAP or equivalent ERP working knowledge required. 
  • Advanced planning system working knowledge preferred.
  • Effective communicator and problem solver

Job Responsibilities




    Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
    Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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