Supply Chain Forecasting Manager

Operations San Jose, California Req.Num.: 17063

Job Description

Produce weekly and monthly demand plans by collaborating with cross functional partners (Product Management, Finance and Sales) and analyzing historical trends, current demand and industry guidance. The position has the opportunity to grow in responsibility as the discrete businesses become consolidated.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

Produce the demand forecast for systems and components, incorporating history, trends, sales pipeline data, attach rates, pricing and promotions, industry guidance and other relevant factors

Maintain Attach Rates at multiple levels of granularity

Perform Statistical Analyses and What-If Analyses

Ensure smooth Product Transitions by accurately reflecting ramp up and ramp down plans

Monitor pipeline tracking and analytics

Analyze Forecast Consumption and discern patterns

Determine the impact of event based demand (e.g. Large Deals and Promotions) on overall forecast levels

Calculate recommended material buffer requirements

Provide analytics to support product transitions, EOL and material liabilities

Manage, and continue to evolve, data warehouse, management reporting and operational KPIs

Collaborate with Sales Operations, Product Management, Finance


Five years demand management/analyst experience

Server and/or Storage industry in a high configurability environment

Distinctive problem solving and analytical skills, combined with impeccable business judgment

Knowledge of electronic components and sub-assemblies

Expertise in advanced Excel functions

Exposure to Demand Planning tools (Demantra, Logility, Anaplan, other) and analytics

Experience working with Contract Manufacturers

Excellent written and oral communication


BS in Business Management, Operations, Business Statistics or similar discipline.


Nutanix is an equal opportunity employer.

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