Job Description:

  • Plan inventory levels across Arista’s service depots to support customer service contracts
  • Drive inventory levels to achieve on time delivery of advance replacements against 2 hour, 4 hour, and Next Business Day SLAs
  • Define minimum stocking levels to hold in each depot based on install base, RMA rates, and lead time to replenish inventory
  • Optimize inventory levels such that on time delivery goals are achieved while minimizing inventory investment
  • Publish service demand to repair operations and prioritize repair output to fill minimum stocking levels in service depots
  • Coordinate with production for inventory that cannot be sourced from repair. 
  • Execute inventory movement and transfers across service depots, rebalancing inventory as required
  • Oversee inventory metrics for Service Depots – including hit rate, fill rate, and repair-to-new-buy ratio
  • Review disposition of Engineering Change Orders as submitted by Product Engineering, driving required actions on Service Depot inventory, and ensuring inventory freshness
  • Collaborate with peers to develop processes across Arista’s Service Supply Chain, including RMA Management, Inventory Management, Depot Operations, and Repair Operations
  • Collaborate with peers in the development of systems and tools across Arista’s Service Supply Chain

Qualifications

  • Degree in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain, or Operations related field
  • 3 years of experience in manufacturing, logistics, or service operations related roles
  • Experience in service logistics preferred.
  • Basic understanding of ERP systems and supply chain concepts – including inventory planning, inventory management, warehousing, and logistics
  • Experience in a high tech industry (preferably networking equipment)
  • Self-starter who has the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to influence and motivate internal and external partners
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including strong proficiency in Excel
  • Experience with NetSuite a plus

Arista is an Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.