FremontRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Fremont jobs

Technical Sourcing Manager, SSD/NAND

Company: Facebook
Location: Fremont
Posted on: November 21, 2020

Job Description:

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.

The Memory/SSD Sourcing Team moves fast and leverages key partnerships to drive technical innovation, high quality standards and cost-savings via a customized supply chain. The Technical Sourcing Manager is the primary technical contact for supplier engagement and management with the SSD/NAND suppliers and in conjunction with the Commercial Sourcing Manager, will drive the strategic sourcing decisions on a global basis. Working closely with the Hardware Engineering team, the Technical Sourcing Manager will help develop, communicate and implement sourcing strategies, and drive supplier engagements with an overall focus of influencing technology roadmaps, maintaining long term supplier relationships, and managing to the lowest total cost of ownership.

Maintain current knowledge of the technology and industry trends for the assigned commodities and perform competitive analysis on relevant products.

Develop, manage and refresh individual and customized technology and commodity sourcing strategies and roadmaps for each actively managed technology.

Develop and maintain deep technical relationships with executive management at core SSD/NAND suppliers.

Influence supplier and industry technology roadmaps to ensure Facebook’s system architecture and technical requirements are met.

In conjunction with Hardware Engineering and Technical Program Management, lead the creation and definition of future technology directions in the assigned commodity.

Provide technical commodity and supplier expertise and consulting to design engineering for technology migration and lower TCO.

Provide technical review and analysis for and responses to supplier proposals and RFQs.

Resolve all technical queries arising from the quote process.

Drive pre-hack evaluation of key technologies usability/suitability within the Facebook infrastructure.

Work with key internal partners on software and tools that enable a timely evaluation.

Own technical expertise in supplier negotiations and provide review and input for product development and master supply agreements.

Work closely with hardware engineers to develop and execute part qualification and acceptance plans for new or alternative sourced parts.

Work with hardware engineers to ensure part specifications and requirements are within broad commodity and supplier capabilities avoiding special or unique SKUs.

Develop supplier technical process improvement plans to drive positive gain cost, quality, reduced qualification and time to deployment.

Support product transfer from NPI to mass-production.

BS in Electrical Engineering or degree in a related technical field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

7+ years of technical experience in the SSD/NAND technology space with some level of supply chain/operations engagement with the technology drivers and suppliers in the industry, including experience developing and managing overall supplier performance.

Knowledge of supplier technology roadmaps and a proven pragmatic approach to influencing supplier product roadmaps.

Experience moving from strategy to execution and delivering tangible results.

Interpersonal and communication experience, with experience influencing, negotiating, building consensus and making key strategic decisions.

Experience interfacing with and establishing technical relationships with senior management at suppliers.

Experience interfacing with internal and external partners in an entrepreneurial and cross-functional environment, requiring independent judgment while coordinating people and technical resources.

Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.

Keywords: Facebook, Fremont , Technical Sourcing Manager, SSD/NAND, Other , Fremont, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


High Demand For Quality Roofers - Get New Clients In Your Area
Description: Over 25 million homeowners have trusted HomeAdvisor 1800Contractor to help them find quality professionals with the expertise to turn their home improvement
Company: HomeAdvisor
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 12/3/2020

Part Time Delivery Driver
Description: Postmates has the largest on-demand fleet in the U.S. with 200,000 Postmates, and an equally extensive network of merchants. While some companies try to build a warehouse outside of a city and funnel (more...)
Company: Postmates
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 12/3/2020

Delivery Driver - Postmates
Description: Postmates has the largest on-demand fleet in the U.S. with 200,000 Postmates, and an equally extensive network of merchants. While some companies try to build a warehouse outside of a city and funnel (more...)
Company: Postmates
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 12/3/2020


Postmates - Earn Extra Cash
Description: Postmates has the largest on-demand fleet in the U.S. with 200,000 Postmates, and an equally extensive network of merchants. While some companies try to build a warehouse outside of a city and funnel (more...)
Company: Postmates
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 12/3/2020

Restaurant Delivery Driver
Description: Postmates has the largest on-demand fleet in the U.S. with 200,000 Postmates, and an equally extensive network of merchants. While some companies try to build a warehouse outside of a city and funnel (more...)
Company: Postmates
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 12/3/2020

Postmates: Courier
Description: Postmates has the largest on-demand fleet in the U.S. with 200,000 Postmates, and an equally extensive network of merchants. While some companies try to build a warehouse outside of a city and funnel (more...)
Company: Postmates
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 12/3/2020

LTL Regional CDL-A Truck Driver Jobs
Description: Ambassadors Wanted: Get Home Weekly Ashley Distribution Services LTD, voted one of America's best companies to drive for, is now hiring CDL-A truck driving professionals for LTL Regional opportunities. (more...)
Company: Ashley Distribution Services
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 12/3/2020

Food Delivery Driver - Postmates
Description: Postmates has the largest on-demand fleet in the U.S. with 200,000 Postmates, and an equally extensive network of merchants. While some companies try to build a warehouse outside of a city and funnel (more...)
Company: Postmates
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 12/3/2020

Postmates: Part Time Delivery Driver
Description: Postmates has the largest on-demand fleet in the U.S. with 200,000 Postmates, and an equally extensive network of merchants. While some companies try to build a warehouse outside of a city and funnel (more...)
Company: Postmates
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 12/3/2020

Food Delivery Driver
Description: Postmates has the largest on-demand fleet in the U.S. with 200,000 Postmates, and an equally extensive network of merchants. While some companies try to build a warehouse outside of a city and funnel (more...)
Company: Postmates
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 12/3/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Fremont RSS job feeds