Director of Purchasing- Subcon Manufacturing Services
Maxim Integrated Products - San Jose, CA

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The Subcon Foundry Purchasing Director’s primary responsibility
is to collaborate with Maxim Operations to secure total cost of
ownership (TCO) reductions for Subcon Test, Assembly and Foundry
manufacturing services. The candidate will help establish strategic
supplier management and purchasing process efficiency programs with
the goal of achieving significant cost reduction improvements
year-over-year while improving product quality and vendor service
  • Works closely with key stakeholders in subcon and foundry
    operations group and finance managers to develop effective cost
    reduction strategies and implementation plans.

  • Oversees the development and execution of strategies through
    the strategic sourcing process

  • Collaborates with operations, quality and finance to select
    and manage suppliers with respect to procurement activities

  • Monitor strategy implementations

  • Integrates Procurement into core business processes

  • Uphold internal and external policies

  • Must possess strategic ability to develop high impact sourcing strategies
  • Strong analytical skills and an ability to negotiate from a cost model perspective
  • Strong negotiating skills at the executive level
  • Thorough understanding of sales/marketing practices
  • Ability to quickly develop actionable recommendations and implementation plans
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong management skills
  • World class supplier relationship skills at the executive level
  • Outstanding cross-functional leadership skills; viewed as credible by business unit/functional leaders
  • Able to get buy-in and commitment from both internal and external stakeholders
  • BA/BS required with MBA preferred
  • Must be willing to travel internationally
  • 5+ years experience with a track record in a procurement organization.
  • Familiar with assembly technologies and have experience with external subcontract manufacturers
  • Familiar with silicon process technologies and have experience with external foundries

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