Work in Bruker Nano Surfaces in support of the Hysitron product line. Plan inventory, schedule manufacturing orders and coordinate the flow of work and materials to meet delivery expectations of forecasted and actual sales. Interact with suppliers to reduce cost through various means including price negotiation, competitive bidding and securing favorable terms. Work with production, purchasing, finance and the warehouse to develop efficient supply chain strategies to meet cost of goods objectives while optimizing inventory and production throughput based on demand. Requires a high degree of analytical capability with a combination of strategic and tactical skill to balance complex relationships between inventory, capacity, cost, lot size, lead-time and demand.