Costing Analyst, Hardware Sourcing

  • Location:
    San Francisco, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Hardware
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center, Internet of Everything, Networking, Wireless, Mobility
  • Job Id

At Cisco Meraki, we know that technology can connect us, empower us, and drive us. By simplifying powerful technology we can free passionate people to focus on their mission. As the fastest growing cloud-managed networking team in the world, our products, and technology architecture are changing the face of enterprise networking and making cloud-managed IT a reality.

Our Hardware Engineering team is looking to attract a Costing Analyst who will work cross-functionally with several verticals including Engineering, Sourcing, Supply Chain, and Quality.

The Analyst will have the opportunity to enable these teams to do their jobs better, and unlock tools to enable key analytical insights for Meraki. They will simplify Meraki Hardware Engineering communication and unlock key data insights for the department. This effort will help analyze cost trends, simplify the ECN (Engineering Change) process, and unlock rich insights into Meraki’s Supply Chain.

You will:

  • Analyze and build cost models to help set a budget along with Engineering teams for new products

  • Track and validate quarterly bill of material costs across the product life cycle

  • Manage and own the master data by ensuring Meraki BOM structure and adoption by contract manufacturing partners.

  • Audit Purchase Price Variance claims from Meraki’s contract manufacturers

  • Ad-hoc analyses to support Meraki’s Sourcing, Hardware & Finance organizations

  • Support data verification and approval activities for Agile PLM

You are/have:

  • 3-5 years in a Supply Chain or Product Operations Role

  • Bachelor Degree in Business, Supply Chain

  • Excel / Google Docs Mastery

  • Experience building cost dashboards a plus

  • Experience interacting with contract manufacturers a plus

Meraki is based in the Mission Bay area of San Francisco, less than a 5-minute walk from the Chase Center and with beautiful views of the AT&T Ballpark and the Bay beyond. You will have access to an onsite gym, multiple kitchens stocked with high-quality snacks, a coffee bar, catered lunches every single day, and a generous benefits package.

Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. Cisco will consider for employment, on a case by case basis, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

At Cisco Meraki, we’re challenging the status quo with the power of diversity, inclusion, and collaboration. When we connect different perspectives, we can imagine new possibilities, inspire innovation, and release the full potential of our people. We’re building an employee experience that includes appreciation, belonging, growth, and purpose for everyone.