The Supply Chain Engineer has operational responsibility for the procurement of EEE (Electrical, Electronic, Electro-mechanical) components from purchase request up to release to stock, for allocated suppliers / products.
Manage EEE req release process from user release to purchase order preparation, including supplier selection
Manage overall purchase order life cycle for designated suppliers, including order approval
Follow up operationally the suppliers, implement recovery plan if necessary, manage the deliveries and acceptance of incoming inspection
Utilise knowledge of the Hi-Rel EEE supplier base to negotiate price, lead-time, terms & conditions, etc., with EEE component suppliers for the benefit of projects.
Manage the issue and assessment of suitable RFQs for EEE components.
Status and exception reporting regarding procurement activities
Qualifications and/or Skills
Higher vocational qualifications in one of Electronics/Physics/Engineering/Business or similar
Excellent interpersonal skills: Communication â€" written and verbal, team working, professional behaviour, negotiation.
Highly productive approach: Proactive behaviour, Self-motivation, Flexibility, highly reactive to priorities.
Skilled user of business systems and processes, e.g. Materials Requirements Planning, Parts Data Management.
Strong IT Competency â€" Microsoft Office, as a minimum.
Degree in EEE (Electrical, Electronic, Electro-mechanical) Components Engineering related subject (electronic engineering, physics, or similar).
Experience within an electronics industry environment, working within a Procurement, Supply Management, Quality or Engineering function.
Experience with SAP or other MRP system.
Awareness of EEE Quality requirements (preferably for space application).
Previous experience of EEE Components Engineering, preferably in space or other high-reliability applications.
âAwareness of Product Assurance requirements
Experience as EEE Supply Manager, EEE Components Engineer or EEE Procurement Engineer in European/US Space industry.
Understanding of US Military and/or European ESCC procurement specifications systems.
Please send your CVext number 1697.