Materials Planning Analyst

Lam Research Corporation

  • Bangalore, India
Materials Planning Analyst
Job Posted : Jul 28th, 2021

Job Description

  • Responsible for planning and monitoring the materials and products used by the regional depots and customers.
  • Manage the planning and resupply of material for the regional depot, in support of organizational asset management and customer service goals.
  • Partnering with the regional customer planning team to set up a business process for determining proper stocking and replenishment level to get the required stock.
  • Partner with the regional planning team to understand the business requirements (demand forecast drivers) to determine proper stocking and replenishment level.
  • Excess Inventory Management (Rebalancing, Part Transition, STO Cancellation, E&O analysis).

Other Job Responsibilities:-

  • Review and React to Zero bin/low inventory levels – Part Shortage Management.
  • Expedite Critical parts required by customers thru QBETs/QBHOTs interfacing with the Escalations team.
  • Generate Management Information Systems Reports and share with regionals planner per desired cadence.
  • New Tool deployments with exploding BOM Structure and loading new/adjust existing planning levels after financial analysis.
  • From historical usage develop and maintain plan for every part. Use the plan for every part data to update and maintain in SPM for forecasting purposes.
  • Develop and enforce business processes and workflows to enable efficient and effective operations.
  • Track and Monitor Regional KPIs for Depots/Critical Customers/Consignment Locations.
  • Conduct Root Cause and Corrective Action analyses for unexpected, undesirable results and present them to management.

Minimum Qualifications:-

  • Engineering degree in the field of Industrial Production/Mechanical  Or B. Sc Or B. Com (APICS CSCP/CPIM preferred).
  • Strong skills in the areas of service parts/spares parts planning.
  • Proficiency in SAP MM or worked in any ERP, MS Office Skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint).
    • Advanced level in MS Excel.
    • Intermediate level MS Access.
  • High energy, strong work ethic, adaptive, able to meet tight deadlines.
  • High level of customer interfacing skills, effective listener, professional and courteous.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to communicate cross-functionally.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with a desire to work as part of a team.
  • Flexible to work in shifts – Morning (6 am to 3pm)/General (9am to 6pm)/Second (1.30pm to 10.30pm).

Preferred Qualifications:-

  • Familiarity with service planning, forecasting, and optimization system software (Preferably SPM).
  • Ability to Speak/Write Mandarin, Korean, Japanese.
  • Semiconductor capital equipment product knowledge and relevant experience in the semiconductor industry.


  • Min 3- 5 Years Experience as a Customer/Regional Planner interacting with international Customers preferably in the APJ Region.


  • Bangalore, India.

Company Overview:-

As a trusted, collaborative partner to the world’s leading semiconductor companies, Lam Research Corp. (NASDAQ:LRCX) is a fundamental enabler of the silicon roadmap. In fact, today, nearly every advanced chip is built with Lam technology. Our innovative wafer fabrication equipment and services allow chipmakers to build smaller, faster, and better performing electronic devices. We combine superior systems engineering, technology leadership, a strong values-based culture, and unwavering commitment to customer success to accelerate innovation, enabling our customers to shape the future.