Sr Manager, Sourcing

N/A, USA | Qualcomm Incorporated

  • Industry:
    Information Technologies
    Telecommunications & Wireless
  • Position Type:
  • Functions:
    Purchasing / Supply Chain / Logistics
  • Experience:
    7-10 years
Job Description:
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The Sourcing Manager at Qualcomm will work together with internal teams across the organization to develop roadmap supply strategies and execution to those strategies over the entire product life cycle. They are responsible for managing all aspects of the business, engagement strategy, and performance of external contract manufacturers (OSAT, EMS etc) and core technology providers. The individual will assess markets, leverage competition and strike supplier agreements to provide to long-term supply assurance and pricing advantages to Qualcomm. Responsibilities Include: Development of suppliers to enable long term viable and competitive repeat buy model. Define sourcing strategies to ensure product supply with lowest total cost of ownership. Collaborate across the various organizations (supply chain, engineering, product management, etc) to ensure business objectives are met. Negotiate product pricing and performance contract terms. Analyze situation and effectively communicate with Sr. Executives, with data & recommendations. Assess and mitigate supply and ecosystem risk to business. Manage and leverage executive level relationships with external suppliers. Individual will have the opportunity to work with diverse and talented inter-disciplinary group on leading edge technologies and influence product decisions for the company.


All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.


Minimum Qualifications


Min 8 year experience in the semiconductor industry in procurement, engineering or manufacturing roles.


Min 3 year direct experience managing semiconductor Contract Manufactures (OSATs, EMS, OEM etc)


Deep understanding of semiconductor packaging, bump, WLP package technology manufacturing process and cost structure.


Developed supplier price negotiation strategies and execute to meet objectives.


Preferred Qualifications


Formulate strategic forecasts and drive capacity commitment with suppliers.


Track record of collaboration and delivering results in a cross functional environment is required.


Strong analytical and critical thinking skills


Excellent interpersonal skills with a penchant for team work.


Education Requirements Preferred: Bachelor's or Master's, Electrical Engineering and/or Materials Science and/or Mechanical Engineering