Company Overview :
MACOM designs and manufactures semiconductor products for Data Center, Telecommunication and Industrial and Defense applications.
Headquartered in Lowell, Massachusetts, MACOM has design centers and sales offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia.
MACOM is certified to the ISO9001 international quality standard and ISO14001 environmental management standard.
MACOM has more than 65 years of application expertise with multiple design centers, Si, GaAs and InP fabrication, manufacturing, assembly and test, and operational facilities throughout North America, Europe, and Asia.
Click here to view our facilities. In addition, MACOM offers foundry services that represents a key core competency within our business.
MACOM sells and distributes products globally via a sales channel comprised of a direct field sales force, authorized sales representatives and leading industry distributors.
Our sales team is trained across all of our products to give our customers insights into our entire portfolio.
MACOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or veteran status or any other legally protected status.
Job Purpose :
The Sourcing Manager is responsible for executing Sourcing strategy and delivering the best sourcing decisions while being mindful of continuity risks, total acquisition / landed costs, cycle time, on time delivery and product quality considerations.
Main Duties and Responsibilities :
Responsible for all aspects of purchasing, sourcing, and relationship management with MACOM’s supply base for direct materials.
Expedite the delivery of purchased items to meet customer required delivery schedules.
Work diligently with Engineering and Sourcing departments to develop mechanisms that will improve quality, provide realistic schedules, standardize processes, and reduce costs.
Evaluate and develop alternative sources to ensure the smooth flow of goods and services to support the business needs.
Maintain and provide a current understanding of industry best practices and technology trends to team members and business partners.
Evaluate supplier capabilities and establish sources for new technologies and in new markets as business requirements dictate.
Responsible for observing good business practices, protecting the interests of the company and for buying at the best possible price consistent with time, quality, and quantity requirements.
Comply with MACOM’s purchasing policies and procedures.
Key Competencies Required :
Work under minimal supervision with the demonstrated ability to establish priorities, plan workload and establish commitment for task completion.
Willingness to make decisions without hesitation and getting things done in a timely fashion with sense of urgency
Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, to develop positive working relationships internally and externally
Comfortable multi-tasking and able to deliver results under pressure and tight deadlines
Strong analytical skills.
Minimum Qualifications :
Bachelor degree required
Minimum 5 years of material purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment.
Experience in electronics manufacturing environment.
Strong Computer literacy, particularly in MS Office and SAP.