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Dell Outlook Planner in Austin, Texas

Outlook Planner

Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress. We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today.

When you’re working in the fast-moving world of technology, product availability is critical – which makes the availability of raw materials for production critical too. Our Material Planning team provides a controlled flow of materials to meet production requirements. We produce detailed schedules, adapting them if necessary to meet backlogs or material shortages, as well as material requirement lists and production plans that balance the demand and supply position of platforms and commodities to optimize product availability and cost. We’re experts at resolving problems with inventory, production schedules or material shortages and recommending procedures to avoid future problems.

Join us to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact as a Outlook Planner on our Supply Chain Operations team. Flexibility to work from home.


Execute ship planning and outlook operations for Americas’ region; forecasting weekly shipments of more than 400K+ computer systems while maintaining accuracy above 90%.

Lead the digitization of key backlog management and ship planning processes; facilitating the team’s transformation to Business Intelligence tools to established more effective data analytics.


Responsible for the outlook and ship planning.

Align with demand planning on the Sales plan and customer delivery assumptions

Align material recovery with Procurement

Align capacity with factories and merge centers

Communicate with leadership on assumptions for backlog and shipments for future weeks

Take the first step towards your dream career

Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:


Bachelors in Computer Science/Supply Chain and/or relevant degree and 8+ years of related material planning or supply chain experience.

Effective communication and presentation skills

Strategic thinking

Analytical skills

Leadership skills / Ability to take the lead and drive initiatives

Team player / Ability to work across cross-functional teams


Proficient in using Power BI/R/Tableau/Power Point

Advanced Excel

SQL/Python knowledge would be an added advantage

Here’s our story; now tell us yours

What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more.


We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Learn more about Diversity and Inclusion at Dell here ( .

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