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If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking. Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect. We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.
Requisition ID: 48477
Senior Manager, Global Sourcing
The Senior Manager, Global Sourcing will partner with Sourcing, Operations, Finance, and the Business Units to develop global projections for capital and key commodities to ensure Skyworks is leveraging our global scale. This role will also be responsible for ensuring Sourcing has timely sourcing and capital processes to enable decisions at lead time and maximum value capture. The Senior Manager, Global Sourcing will collaborate with Legal and Contracts to foster innovation in contracting and negotiation that creates competitive advantages, improves service quality, supports business development, improves cost effectiveness, minimizes risks and leads to greater productivity and efficiency.
This position will report directly to the Vice President of Global Sourcing and be located in Irvine, California.
Develop and manage a comprehensive Global Souring process for capital and key commodities that is tailored to Skyworks’ businesses.
Ensure flexibility at low cost in the supply line through innovative negotiations and contracts (VMI/consignment schemes, pre-builds, pass through pricing, etc.).
Help develop end to end visibility of all costs (Total Cost of Ownership) and capacity pipelines to ensure the teams are executing to viable global sourcing strategies.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Operations, or Manufacturing Finance. MBA strongly desired.
Minimum ten years of experience managing equipment, service or commodity sourcing for a major semiconductor company.
Demonstrated successful negotiation with major equipment companies, foundries, and OSATs
Successful experience in cross cultural relationships, particularly with Singapore, Japan, Mexico, and Korea.
Solid understanding of the equipment fabrication, wafer fabrication and module assembly processes.
Ability to work with engineering to translate development projects into firm business commitments.
Proven experience driving advantaged business models with equipment vendors with >$20M/y spend.
Demonstrated ability to lead/coordinate internal and external global teams to deliver to a common objective. Comfort with facilitating teams/groups and working with all levels of the organization.
Proven ability to hold vendors accountable to performance requirements.
Excellent communication and presentation skills.
Strong analytical skills.
Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
A leader and team-builder that is results-oriented and passionate to win.
Proficient in operating Windows and associated Microsoft Office applications.
Skyworks is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting diversity in the workplace.