Director of Procurement

(15% international travel)

Based in San Francisco, CA, we ar a very well-funded, top-tier startup in the data networking domain.

We are looking for a Director of Procurement to lead the supply side of our business, responsible for cost, quality, and inventory of our award-winning hardware products.

This person must excel at ensuring stock availability, and be adept at correcting supply/demand imbalances when they arise. This role will report to the VP of Operations.

Responsibilities

  • Own the relationships for ODM / JDM partners and strategic component suppliers
  • Product cost, including component pricing
  • Production and inventory management
  • Build and manage a lean procurement, supply and inventory team
  • Leverage technology to help scale th operations

Requirements

  • BS in ME, IE, EE or similar; MBA is a plus
  • 2 - 5 years of engineering and/or operations experience in launching new electronics products
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working with Asian supply chains
  • Ability to travel upto 15% to Asia

Preferred Qualifications

  • Engineering and/or MBA degree
  • 2 years of strategic component procurement
  • Contract negotiation experience

Is this position a good match for your background? Send a copy of your resume to talentsearch@sunsson.com referencing the job title, and let us know when would be a good time to call you to discuss the opportunity!

Is this position a good match for your background? Send a copy of your resume to talentsearch@sunsson.com referencing the job title, and let us know when would be a good time to call you to discuss the opportunity!

Is this position a good match for your background? Send a copy of your resume to talentsearch@sunsson.com referencing the job title, and let us know when would be a good time to call you to discuss the opportunity!

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