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Supply Chain Manager

Muon Space

Muon Space

Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2023


About the role

Muon seeks a Supply Chain Manager to join our Operations Team, and will be responsible for procurement of custom and COTS components, supplier management and material data reporting for Muon. Our Supply Chain Manager role requires some hands-on tasks, requiring candidates to be local to the Bay Area.


  • Managing Procurement Workflow; Purchasing requests, PO’s and 3 Way match.

  • Develop material forecasts, interfacing with suppliers on lead times.

  • Work with the team on integration of PLM and MRP tools, and data verification.

  • Create and issue material reports including inventory reports and costed BOM.

  • Support team with scaling cost saving initiatives and process improvement projects.Develop and maintain a supplier database to ensure a reliable source of goods and services

  • Review and approve purchase orders and invoices for accuracy and completeness

  • Monitor procurement activities to ensure compliance with company policies and procedures

  • Provide guidance and training to staff on procurement processes and procedures

  • Develop and implement cost-saving initiatives to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the procurement function

  • Analyze market trends and stay up-to-date with industry developments to identify potential opportunities for cost savings and process improvements


  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or 5+ years experience in supply chain management.

  • Proven experience in procurement management, preferably in a small company environment

  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Excited to work in a fast-paced environment with new challenges each week

Nice-to-have Skills

  • Experience with MRP / MES, or ION

  • Experience in PLM Duro or Arena

  • Experience with Quickbooks Online

About Muon Space

Muon Space is working at the forefront of satellites, advanced sensors, business intelligence, and climate science to allow humanity to close the loop on climate change. From satellite missions to modeling to data analytics and actionable insights, we believe measuring, understanding and predicting Earth’s complex, coupled systems is both a great business opportunity and key to leaving future generations a livable, productive and healthy planet.

Our Supply Chain Manager role requires some hands-on tasks, requiring candidates to be local to the Bay Area.

Equal Opportunity

At Muon, our mission embraces the entire planet and we believe our team should too. Muon is dedicated to creating a diverse and dynamic company and workforce. We believe in equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or gender identity. If you need a reasonable accommodation as part of your application for employment or interviews with us, please let us know.

At Muon Space salary is only part of our total compensation package. In addition to salary, Muon Space provides equity compensation as well as benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, a 401k retirement plan, life insurance, and an employee development program.

The salary range for this role is 95K-190K and will depend on a candidate's skills, qualifications, and experience as defined during the interview process.

ITAR/EAR Requirements:

To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S. protected person as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

JOB CODE: 1000056