Sr. Materials/Planning Specialist 1

Date: Jul 12, 2024

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. Through our broad technology expertise and one of the most extensive product portfolios in the industry, we are Connecting Everyone and Everything, All the Time.


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 creative thinking. We value 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 are changing the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 73052 

Job Description

Responsible to create and maintain a feasible Master Production Schedule in line with company goals by partnering with other functional groups to meet on time deliveries and key performance indicators. Works to resolve (in case of design changes) labor and material shortages, backlogs and other potential schedule interruptions. Oversees the master schedules and ensures comprehensive compliance with materials requirements for manufacturing.




•Plan, schedule, coordinate and monitor production line certification and ramp for new products by meeting with different teams regularly to understand product development progression status.

•Creates and maintains a raw material and capacity feasible Master Production Schedule

•Assesses demand trend, raw material shifts and capacity constraints to identify risks that could affect the continuity of the supply to prevent interruptions as well as excess to prevent obsolescence while planning a reliable and accurate supply.

•Analyzes root cause of supply gaps to demand and communicates proactively and efficiently with stakeholders across the organization

•Manages and maintains backlog CSDs in alignment to the latest supply plan.




•BS or BA in a relevant field such as Supply chain Planning, Business, Industrial Engineering or equivalent.

•5+ years of relevant experience in areas such as Supply Chain Planning, Production Scheduling or related.

•Experience with MRP, ERP, advance planning tool (SAP, Kinaxis, Rapid Response is a plus).

•Knowledge in manufacturing, planning processes, inventory analysis, forecast/demand.

•Desired project management experience

•Strong analytical skills with the ability to perform in-depth data analysis

•Ability to work in global team environment.

•Strong communicator, verbally and written.




The typical base pay range for this role across the U.S. is currently USD $87,600$167,900 per year. Starting base pay will depend on relevant experience and skills, training and education, business needs, market demands, the ultimate job duties and requirements, and work location. Skyworks has different base pay ranges for different work locations in the U.S. Benefits include access to healthcare benefits (including a premium-free medical plan option), a 401(k) plan and company match, an employee stock purchase plan, paid time off (including vacation, sick/wellness, parental leave), among others. Employees are eligible to participate in an incentive plan, and certain roles are also eligible for additional awards, including recognition and stock. These incentives and awards are based on individual and/or company performance. 


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. Skyworks strives to create an accessible workplace; if you need an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at

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

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