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Title:  Engineer, Should Cost


Maintain a database of costed parts, Raw material.

Update Should Cost database with market specific information such as current material cost.

Optimize the Should Costing software to accurately cost components for the Surface treatment and PCBA cost model.

Analyze the global category spend and identify savings opportunities based on the Should Cost of a part versus the current price.

Develop category specific should cost models in support of NPI and Category management’s negotiations with the supply base.

Support the Procurement group’s negotiations using Should Cost tools as a technical expert and join the negotiations.

Work on Value Engineering ideation, proposals and implementation actions.

Liaison and collaborate with the various business functions for above responsibilities.

Provide the timely execution of costing requests.

Work in conjunction with business units, engineering, and category management to identify new cost savings opportunities.



Bachelor’s degree in Electronic/Production/Industrial engineering.

5+ years of Manufacturing/Process experience in the fields of PCBA and Surface treatment preferred.

Experience in Procurement, Materials/Purchasing or Integrated Supply Chain business processes is a plus.

Very strong analytical skills coupled with excellent interpersonal and communications skills

Strong computer skills in MS Office tools and ERP systems.

Prior familiarity with Should Costing Software and CAD is a plus

English: Fluent

Can work flex hours for meetings with teams in North America, Europe, and Asia.

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