Production Planner (2nd Shift)

February 16, 2024
Offerd Salary:$110,000
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Contract Type:Other
Working Time:Full time
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Skydio is the leading US drone company and the world leader in autonomous flight, the key technology for the future of drones and aerial transportation. The Skydio team combines deep expertise in artificial intelligence, best-in- class hardware and software product development, and operational excellence to empower a broader, more diverse audience of drone users - from first responders to insurance claims adjusters, utilities, and more!

About the role:

We are seeking a motivated professional with a background in manufacturing or supply chain who will be responsible for providing hands-on planning support for the factory located at Skydio's manufacturing facility in Hayward. This role will be a key business partner to Manufacturing, Operations, Business Systems, and Sales.

How you'll make an impact:

  • Provide near-term production priorities to the manufacturing team
  • Schedule vehicle and accessory production with a realistic production plan, with consideration toward forecasted, internal, and customer demand, as well as manufacturing capacity and yield
  • Track progress toward the plan and communicate any risks, expected or realized
  • Communicate material shortages or discrepancies and the associated impact
  • Update production plans as needed to avoid unnecessary downtime
  • Support inventory accuracy, including performing counts and auditing BOMs
  • Track phase-in/phase-out of materials during ECO implementation
  • Create, release, and manage production orders in NetSuite
  • Maintain data in NetSuite, such as production lot sizes, safety stock levels, and production dates
  • Interface with Skydio's manufacturing execution system to determine part numbers, build status, and to create reports
  • What makes you a good fit:

    Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Finance, Engineering, Business Administration, Operations or 2 years experience or equivalent in a supply chain, operations, or relevant role
  • Preferred Skills And Experience:

  • Experienced in Microsoft Office or Google Workspace as a means to absorb and communicate data
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Ability to make decisions based on limited information
  • Experience with repair or remanufacturing programs
  • Understanding of basic Supply Chain fundamentals
  • Familiarity with ERP systems or planning/scheduling systems, particularly NetSuite
  • Must be detail-oriented, self-motivated and able to respond quickly to a fast-moving and ever-changing environment
  • Compensation Range: The annual base salary range for this position is $110,000 - 140,000. Compensation will vary based on factors, including skill level, proficiencies, transferable knowledge, and experience. In addition to base salary, Skydio full-time employees are eligible to enroll in our benefit plans and take advantage of a variety of incentives and stipends.

    For some positions the pay may be dependent upon the individual's regional location.

    At Skydio we believe that diversity drives innovation. We have created a multidisciplinary environment that embraces the power of diverse perspectives to create elegant solutions for complex problems. We are committed to growing our network of people, programs, and resources to nurture an inclusive culture.

    As such, we do not make hiring or other employment-related decisions on the basis of an applicant or employee's race, color, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, sex/gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, age, religion, disability status, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, genetic information or characteristics, veteran, military or family status, or other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local anti- discrimination laws.

    For positions located in the United States of America, Skydio, Inc. uses E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit https: // www.

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