Supply Chain Capacity Planner (79169)

Location: Austin, Texas, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.

Supply Chain Capacity Planner


Do you have intermediate-senior supply chain and/or industrial engineering experience, in a manufacturing environment (preferably semiconductor)? If so, then this may be an excellent career move for you. As a Supply Chain Capacity Planner, you will be very involved with NPI launch preparedness coordination, accuracy of capacity plans for NPI/Sustaining products, and cost/benefit analysis.


In this high visibility role, the Capacity Planner will be recognized as the specialist of his/ her product portfolio. You will drive best in class processes, reporting and communication on a global scale. You must be able to influence across functions & regions (Finance, Business Units, Engineering). You should be passionate about tight and changing priorities. You should have polished executive-level presentation skills, and ability to build, implement and sustain business processes. Also, sophisticated analytical and problem-solving skills are key to your success in this role.


  • Analyze supply-demand matching, based on MRP system, to determine capacity disconnects and drive actions to improve capacities
  • Review all MRP inputs with functional owners to drive accountability and data accuracy (Yields, BOM, Capacity, etc.).
  • Engage with Business Units and Product Planning to understand changes to demands and supply commits and drive to attain capacity ahead of demand.
  • Work closely with Engineering to understand assumptions in capacity planning (Test times and yields) and articulate and update management on risks if plans are not achieved.
  • Articulate the difference between the demand plan (ship plan) and revenue plan (MOF). Drive discussion/ actions to close revenue commitment gaps by unit, and improve the overall health of the product(s).
  • Represent ISC and articulate supply and inventory plans at all meetings with key internal customers: PEO, Business Unit, and Production Control (PLPC). Examples: NPI Readiness/PM, Core Team, SCT, ISC Ops.
  • Work with Materials team in ensuring proper procurement of wafers and other raw materials
  • Meet with Central Planning to identify capacity disconnects and root cause for differences to actuals.



  • Product planning and/ or capacity planning experience in a semiconductor manufacturing environment is strongly preferred.
  • ROI / Cost Analysis experience is vital to the role.
  • Advanced experience and knowledge of: manufacturing, supply chain, inventory management, Excel, Power Point, SQL Database, Power Query, Power BI.



Bachelors degree (or above) in Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, Business, or Math if helpful.


LOCATION:  Austin, Texas


It's a great time to join AMD! We offer excellent benefits, including paid time off (holidays, vacation and sick), annual bonus incentive plan, matching 401k, ESPP, tuition reimbursement, onsite fitness facility (at some locations), and more!



Requisition Number: 79169 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Supply Chain


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