Qualcomm Sourcing Manager - Memory in San Diego, California

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Sourcing Manager - Memory

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Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

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California - San Diego

Job Overview

Use your creativity, subject matter expertise in memory products, and business savvy to formulate sourcing strategy to enable Qualcomms new products. Discover and cultivate partners to achieve our common goals: develop and produce life-changing products at an affordable price.

The Sourcing Manager will work with cross functional teams to drive optimal business solutions for module-based products. The position is accountable for supplier sourcing, development and management from concept to HVM while meeting cost, quality and supply objectives through business model optimization and negotiation while maintaining supplier relationships.

  • Negotiate/manage cost of memory products, develop cost model, establish and maintain cost database.

  • Work with product management and engineering teams to optimize memory selection for power, size, performance and cost. Drive suppliers to deliver to Qualcomms specifications

  • Perform RFQs and make sourcing recommendations

  • Formulate business model, draft agreements and negotiate contracts.

  • Work with cross functional teams and external partners to ensure project on schedule

  • Aggregate memory demand from various Qualcomm products and provide forecast to memory suppliers.

  • Establish relationship with C-level executives at memory companies

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

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum three years of experience in semiconductor microelectronics industry with experience in high volume manufacturing and planning.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proven track record in new product development and supplier relationship management.

  • Ability to translate technical requirements or issues into business context.

  • Direct hands on experience and/or Strong familiarity with memory products, packaging technologies, microelectronics assembly process and testing, and mobile system architecture.

  • Well-versed in interfacing with various cross functional teams including Design Engineering, Product/Test Engineering, Quality, Supply Chain Management and Program Management.

  • Strong negotiation skills and proven track record of driving projects to timely completion.

  • Advanced Excel and database experience and skills to automate sourcing and cost management process, conduct ROI / Capex analysis, and large data set manipulations.

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor's, Chemical, and/or Electrical Engineering and/or Materials Science

Preferred: Master's, Chemical, and/or Electrical Engineering and/or Materials Science

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.