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Business Intelligence Demand Analyst

Boise, ID, US


Req. ID: 166261 


Micron Technology’s vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life and our commitment to people, innovation, tenacity, collaboration, and customer focus allows us to fulfill our mission to be a global leader in memory and storage solutions. This means conducting business with integrity, accountability, and professionalism while supporting our global community.


The Business Intelligence Demand Analyst is a key position in the Micron Supply Chain Department. It involves the ability to analyze large amounts of data to draw trends and conclusions across all Micron products, while also providing Demand Planning knowledge and application. The BI Demand Analyst has responsibility and accountability to help drive macro-level analytics to enable better planning for Micron as a whole.


As a BI Demand Analyst at Micron Technology, Inc., you will be responsible for new process and system integration within the Demand Team and will also have the role of Demand Management “expert” for internal partners. You will be the key resource for fellow Demand Analysts’ questions and learning. In addition, you will collaborate frequently with Supply Chain Model Analysts and key IT resources to bring new methods and technology for use in demand forecasting. Often, this person will be tasked with projects involving large amounts of data from which they will need to project trends and anomalies to executive leadership, recommending adjustments as needed. In this role you will collaborate often with Global Supply Management (GSM), Sales, and Marketing to generate the weekly, supply feasible Demand Plan and Customer Support Plan, quantify risk and opportunities based on business plan objectives, identify the need for allocation, and administer the demand planning process.


Role Responsibilities & Tasks


Business Analysis and Integration

  • Skilled at synthesizing large amounts of quantitative and qualitative information and translating into meaningful strategies for Sr. Leaders
  • Incorporate key metrics reviews into weekly demand plan meetings
  • Perform demand accuracy, statistical and trend analysis to drive a refined demand signal
  • Represent Demand Planning in various project teams integrating new forecasting methods and software
  • “Superuser” for current Demand Planning software and system integration with other Supply Chain functions


Generate Demand Plan

  • Collaborate with GSM, Sales, and Marketing to generate consolidated Demand Plan
  • Review multiple demand signals, trends, and delta comparisons as inputs to the Demand Plan, and make recommendations based on review and discussion
  • Collaborate with Sales and New Product Planning teams to ensure product lifecycle stages are contemplated in the development of the Demand Plan
  • Facilitate Demand Plan preparation and review meetings to review deltas from prior cycle
  • Drive interlock between stakeholders by building highly collaborative and productive relationships
  • Partner with Sales, Marketing, DM and GSM Planners to prioritize constrained capacity/die as needed
  • Recommend forecast adjustments required to achieve customer service levels and stock targets while minimizing excess inventory risk
  • Able to align internal stakeholders within Sales, Marketing, and Planning
  • Flexibility in competing priorities and changing expectations while achieving results


Drive Sales Plan Attainment

  • Organize, lead, and provide analysis in executive and business forums to drive alignment to strategy
  • Strives to remain objective, make decisions and recommendations, and resolve conflicts based on data and compelling analytics
  • Monitor actual demand versus forecast and engage Sales and Customer Account Teams to understand root cause
  • Ensure Marketing objectives around segments, customers, product lifecycle stages are contemplated in the development of the Sales Plan
  • Analyze demand, supply and shipments trends to identify opportunities and risks to revenue plan and business plan objectives
  • Able to work under continual deadline constraints


Generate Customer Support Plan

  • Collaborate with GSM and Marketing to generate and execute to a supply-feasible Customer Support Plan (CSP)
  • Orchestrate the global communication and customer commitment expectation via the CSP and Allocation
  • Balance customer demand variability to ensure Corporate Financial and Inventory targets are achieved
  • Proficient at seeing the big picture while paying attention to detail
  • Excellent understanding of native Micron business planning systems and processes
  • Able to work with stakeholders in other geographies or functions
  • Passion for continuously improve the process, tools, reporting, and communications to achieve business objectives


Analyze and Facilitate Supply/Demand Matching

  • Identify and quantify risk and opportunities based on business plan objectives
  • Provide alternative solutions to Sales and Marketing regarding demand and supply gaps
  • Facilitate discussion on mitigation, trade-offs or alternatives to close gaps
  • Provide pre-warning communication regarding risk or opportunities to CSP
  • Document agreements and incorporate into Demand Plan as appropriate



Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience

  • Business
  • Production and Operations Management (POM)
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Related field of study






Masters Degree

  • Business Administration/Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Related field of study



A minimum of 2 years of experience in a supply chain or Supply Chain IT-based role


About Us

As the leader in innovative memory solutions, Micron is helping the world make sense of data by delivering technology that is transforming how the world uses information. Through our global brands — Micron, Crucial and Ballistix — we offer the industry’s broadest portfolio. We are the only company manufacturing today’s major memory and storage technologies: DRAM, NAND, NOR and 3D XPoint™ memory. Our solutions are purpose built to leverage the value of data to unlock financial insights, accelerate scientific breakthroughs and enhance communication around the world.


Micron Benefits

Employee Rewards Program, Healthcare, Paid time off (Combined Sick and Vacation Time), Retirement savings plans, Paid maternity/paternity leave, Employee Assistance Program, Professional development training, Workplace wellness programs, Micron Health Clinic (Boise only), Fitness Center/Activity rooms (Boise/San Jose only), Tuition Reimbursement, Micron Corporate Discounts, Casual Dress attire.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

For US Sites Only: To request assistance with the application process and/or for reasonable accommodations, please contact Micron’s Human Resources Department at 1-800-336-8918 or 208-368-4748 and/or by completing our General Contact Form

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