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Senior Supply Chain Manager

at Samsara


Who we are

Samsara (NYSE: IOT) is the pioneer of the Connected Operations™ Cloud, which is a platform that enables organizations that depend on physical operations to harness Internet of Things (IoT) data to develop actionable insights and improve their operations. At Samsara, we are helping improve the safety, efficiency and sustainability of the physical operations that power our global economy. Representing more than 40% of global GDP, these industries are the infrastructure of our planet, including agriculture, construction, field services, transportation, and manufacturing — and we are excited to help digitally transform their operations at scale.

Working at Samsara means you’ll help define the future of physical operations and be on a team that’s shaping an exciting array of product solutions, including Video-Based Safety, Vehicle Telematics, Apps and Driver Workflows, Equipment Monitoring, and Site Visibility. As part of a recently public company, you’ll have the autonomy and support to make an impact as we build for the long term.

About the role:

Samsara is looking for a smart, motivated Supply Chain Lead to ensure seamless execution of Supply Chain Operations across the product life cycle. In this high impact role, you will work collaboratively with the Supply Chain, Planning, Engineering teams and JDM partners to meet Samsara’s Supply targets. The lead will enable the Supply Chain Managers to execute daily operations across PO, materials and logistics management efficiently with heavy focus on process and standardization.

You should apply if:

  • You want to impact the industries that run our world: Your efforts will result in real-world impact—helping to keep the lights on, get food into grocery stores, reduce emissions, and most importantly, ensure workers return home safely.
  • You are the architect of your own career: If you put in the work, this role won’t be your last at Samsara. We set up our employees for success and have built a culture that encourages rapid career development, countless opportunities to experiment and master your craft in a hyper growth environment.
  • You’re energized by our opportunity: The vision we have to digitize large sectors of the global economy requires your full focus and best efforts to bring forth creative, ambitious ideas for our customers.
  • You want to be with the best: At Samsara, we win together, celebrate together and support each other. You will be surrounded by a high-caliber team that will encourage you to do your best. 

Click here to learn about what we value at Samsara. 

In this role, you will: 

  • Oversee Supply Chain Operations including forecast release, PR/PO processing, material and build management, logistic coordination 
  • Be responsible for shipping within hard time frames per supply targets
  • Provide insights to barriers to production and materials
  • Drive BOM ordering, cost improvement, change tracking, MRD reporting and supply optimization with JDM partners 
  • Interface with suppliers and internal cross-functional teams to resolve production gaps
  • Collaborate ECOs with suppliers and cross-functional team to alleviate supply gaps
  • Deliver accurate cost projections with elaborate cost models such as E&O, Returns, Warranty units
  • Standardize communication by establishing tools, processes and reports
  • Champion, role model, and embed Samsara’s cultural principles (Focus on Customer Success, Build for the Long Term, Adopt a Growth Mindset, Be Inclusive, Win as a Team) as we scale globally and across new offices   

Minimum requirements for the role:

  • 5+ years of supply chain operation & strategic buyer operations with direct supplier management, including problem solving with mitigation development.
  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, supply chain, operation or related field.
  • Experiences of supply fulfillment with direct supplier management, including CTB report, OPO backlog tracking, material shortage report as essential requirements. 
  • HW BOM, Cost, ECO, Program base task assigned and schedule control are bonus points.
  • Well concept with learning experience about operational systems (ERP, PLM, ASCP..etc.). Bonus point is sponsoring new process establishment.
  • Strong capability of analytic and reporting to Executive. level through various format / presentation of task simulation or solution presentation
  • Exceptional communication skills and the ability to cross-functional teams 
  • Excellent organizational & time management skills with passion for risk mitigation with solution development, analysis and sensitivity of numbers
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and to delegate them when appropriate
  • Ability to function well in a high-paced, dynamic and high growth environment
  • Demonstrated ability to implement programs across a wide range of stakeholder requirements

At Samsara, we welcome everyone regardless of their background. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, and other characteristics protected by law. We depend on the unique approaches of our team members to help us solve complex problems. We are committed to increasing diversity across our team and ensuring that Samsara is a place where people from all backgrounds can make an impact.


Full time employees receive a competitive total compensation package along with employee-led remote and flexible working, health benefits, Samsara for Good charity fund, and much, much more. Take a look at our Benefits site to learn more.


Samsara is an inclusive work environment, and we are committed to ensuring equal opportunity in employment for qualified persons with disabilities. Please email or click here if you require any reasonable accommodations throughout the recruiting process.

Flexible Working 

At Samsara, we embrace a flexible working model that caters to the diverse needs of our teams. Our offices are open for those who prefer to work in-person and we also support remote work where it aligns with our operational requirements. For certain positions, being close to one of our offices or within a specific geographic area is important to facilitate collaboration, access to resources, or alignment with our service regions. In these cases, the job description will clearly indicate any working location requirements. Our goal is to ensure that all members of our team can contribute effectively, whether they are working on-site, in a hybrid model, or fully remotely. All offers of employment are contingent upon an individual’s ability to secure and maintain the legal right to work at the company and in the specified work location, if applicable.

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