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Supply Chain Manager
Ref No.: 19-03985
Location: Menlo Park, California
Location: Menlo Park, CA
Duration: 1 year with opportunity for extension

  • Ability to partner with engineering to develop technical / project roadmaps
  • Experience negotiating and bringing up key component suppliers in Silicon technology and audio technology space
  • Experience working with semiconductor suppliers such as Qualcomm, Samsung Semi-Conductor, MediaTek as well as suppliers in the audio space such as DSPG, Knowles, and other silicon suppliers.
  • Experience working with and on onboarding suppliers (creating and executing SOW's, then bringing them up)
  • Don't mind doing a lot of due diligence, tactical tasks, e.g. setting up meetings, NDA's, meeting minutes, supplier roadmap synthesis/aggregation (50% or more)
  • Very comfortable writing and negotiating development agreements, the scope of work, other contractual agreements
  • Comfortable with directly interfacing with highly technical internal partners and being able to distill pertinent information to transact under
  • Run meetings, publish actions and minutes and follow up accordingly.
  • Issue PO's and track until received
  • Negotiate with traceability, and execute agreements with agreed partners to source silicon & audio components and services such as corresponding software needed as well as leveraging with internal commodity managers to deliver the best outcome the market will bear.
  • Conduct ad hoc cost analysis for future project/product ideas.
  • Travel up to 20%.

  • 6+ years' working experience in supply chain management
  • Experience creating ad hoc cost analysis reports
  • Must have experience in sourcing & negotiating complex agreements.
  • Must have experience negotiating and transacting with silicon suppliers.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • BA/BS Preferred