Planning Manager

Spark your Imagination through the power of technology

We are Sony Semiconductor IL, formerly Altair Semiconductor.  We believe in pioneering the future through the power of creativity. As IoT expands to include all types of connected “things”, our ultra-low-power and ultra-small chipset solutions are turning Cellular IoT into reality.

Sony Semiconductor IL is an integral part of Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation, creating a company culture that combines the Sony legacy, values and technology with our own vision and market leadership in the fields of Cellular IoT and AI.

We proudly provide millions of chipsets to customers around the world connecting to the world’s top, tier-1 cellular networks.

Believe that anything you can imagine, you can make real.

Your journey starts with us:

We’re looking for a Planning Manager!

Position Overview:

The Planning Manager is a hands-on position that manages all general planning issues for the Operations Department and its subcontractors and oversees the production schedule, maintaining optimal inventory of products and materials. The Planning Manager creates planning studies and generates reports about new programs, plans, and KPIs, and coordinates the activities of other planners.


  • Supervise planning for Operations Department
  • Manage subcontractors and outsourced services in Israel and the Far East
  • Liaise with R&D, Engineering, Logistics, and Procurement Departments; communicate with other managers and personnel throughout production process
  • Gather relevant statistical data and draft reports on planning and production issues
  • Define and track KPIs
  • Set subcontractor schedules and manage flow of requisite materials
  • Supervise planning personnel, such as ERP consultants and developers
  • Set goals, policies, and procedures for planners and subcontractors
  • Lead characterization, implementation, and execution of ERP processes and system, and provide support for users within the organization


  • Industrial Engineering Education
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Planning Manager in fast-paced environment (experience at a semiconductor company is an advantage)
  • Excellent organizational ability
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Experienced in ERP process analysis, preferably with a Priority ERP

Personal Attributes:

The ideal candidate is creative, adaptable, responsive, and detail oriented. We seek an analytical, research-driven problem-solver with proven leadership ability and interpersonal skills who works well independently and in teams. Must be comfortable with multi-tasking and working under pressure.


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