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Operations Research Analyst - IAO Value Capture

Hillsboro, Oregon, United States| Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States| Phoenix, Arizona, United States| Folsom, California, United States| Santa Clara, California, United States Job ID JR0264378 Job Category Data, UX, and Ecosystem Sciences Work Mode Hybrid Experience Level Experienced Full/Part Time Full Time

Job Description

Intel is in the midst of a transformational journey to deliver on its ambitious IDM 2.0 strategy which includes significant manufacturing expansions and the creation of a foundry business to serve internal and external customers. Along with this strategy, Intel has committed to drive significant structural improvement to its financial performance. This unique technical position is a critical new role in our overall IAO transformation working toward creating and capturing that value proposition, which requires broad expertise across both finance and technology development.

The Intel Acceleration Office (IAO) Value Capture Business Intelligence Manager will partner across Intel Foundry and Product groups to identify unique margin improvement programs and monitor the programs to financial commitment and will work closely with the Data and Reporting capabilities team (DARC) to deliver automated dashboard capabilities for specific KPI's aligned to the IAO program initiatives.

In addition to the above, the IAO Value Capture Operations Research Analyst will partner across Intel Foundry and Product groups as well as Corporate Planning to establish real-time financial modeling capabilities to assess progress toward our IDM 2.0 profitability goals at any given time. This role will also engage directly with cost improvement teams to develop financial analyses for complex business solutions. Through these capabilities, the Value Capture COE will derive greater insights and the skills to drive continuous financial improvement in collaboration with the business groups.

The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong skill to manage personal performance and to communicate clearly/concisely at the executive level. The skills to recognize opportunities from abundant yet incomplete data and take a leadership role in driving insights/targets to support execution is essential. Independently and proactively analyzing financial information and developing solutions to complex problems is required. Additionally, the role will require a high degree of expertise manipulating large data sets into manageable financial models in a repeatable tool framework.

Designs, develops, and applies engineering, mathematical models, simulation tools, and optimization models to drive solutions to business operations problems using advanced coding skills. Identifies and solves highly complex problems in areas such as factory performance, loading, equipment performance, supply, and distribution network problems based on operations management, factory physics, and industrial engineering expertise. Develops, validates, and applies mathematically based decision algorithms, heuristics, and optimization models and tools. Solves manufacturing/production planning, scheduling problems, and challenges around optimization of factory capacity constraints and builds complex linear/constraint programming and/or mixedinteger programming (MIP) models to achieve high factory velocity, wafer output, lower product cycletimes, and/or higher tool utilization. Architects, develops, validates, and debugs strategic software applications, algorithms/flows, and/or artificial intelligence/machine learning solutions to ensure continued advancement. Solves problems and debugs complex code and algorithms, applying knowledge of diverse programming languages such as SQL, Python, R, and/or C++. Applies decomposition methods to solve large scale models, establishes processes for largescale data analyzes, model development, model validation, and model implementation. Works in coordination with IT to build data ingestion pipelines for optimal efficiency. Develops source code and troubleshoots data issues and model solutions. Works closely with the supply chain business unit to define the strategic and tactical needs of the business and technical solutions and serves as the designated point of contact and operations leader for the business units. Communicates with business stakeholders in the process of service design, training, and knowledge transfer. Formulates, analyzes, and drives business operations decisions, leveraging expertise in industrial applications of manufacturing, supply chain, energy, and finance.


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.

Minimum qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree in finance, commerce, economics, or business with 8+ years of experience OR a degree in STEM and an MBA or master's in business Analytics with 6+ years of experience in finance or economics or a related function.
- 3+ years of demonstrated competency with the skills listed below:

  • Data analytics skills (e.g. Python-SQL).
  • Skills to generate Visualization tools (e.g. Power BI, Tableau).
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications.

Preferred qualifications:
- 3+ years in any of the following:

  • Demonstrated programming and data wrangling experience.
  • Expertise in decision quality based financial modeling.
  • Expertise in technology development
  • Familiarity of Intel product roadmap, manufacturing cost structure and central functions like system architecture and IT development processes.
  • Prior Intel Finance experience in either Intel Product or Intel Foundry with demonstrated expertise with Intel's financial planning processes and P and L segmentation.

Inside this Business Group

Intel's Sales and Marketing (SMG) organization works with global customers and partners to solve critical business problems with Intel based technology solutions. SMG works across business units to amplify the customer voice and deliver solutions that accelerate their business. We work across numerous industries, including retail, enterprise and government, cloud services and healthcare as examples. The operations team focuses on forecasting, driving alignment with factory production and delivering efficiency tools and our marketing capability drives demand and localized marketing in locations around the globe. Our sales force navigates a complex partner and customer ecosystem while shaping product roadmaps, driving value for our customers, and collaborating to harness emerging technology trends to deliver comprehensive solutions.

Other Locations

US, NM, Albuquerque; US, AZ, Phoenix; US, CA, Folsom; US, CA, Santa Clara

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.


We offer a total compensation package that ranks among the best in the industry. It consists of competitive pay, stock, bonuses, as well as, benefit programs which include health, retirement, and vacation. Find more information about all of our Amazing Benefits here.

Annual Salary Range for jobs which could be performed in US, California: $123,139.00-$203,801.00
*Salary range dependent on a number of factors including location and experience

Working Model

This role will be eligible for our hybrid work model which allows employees to split their time between working on-site at their assigned Intel site and off-site. In certain circumstances the work model may change to accommodate business needs.
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