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Specialist, Strategic sourcing

Req ID:  76722

Verna, Goa, India, 403722

In our ‘always on’ world, we believe it’s essential to have a genuine connection with the work you do.


This highly motivated individual will be responsible for leading and driving NPI (New Product Introduction) and Localization projects for front end Broadband telecommunication product developments with close collaboration with internal and external stakeholders. This role will be responsible for right Cost derivation and service focusing on speed to develop/ localize in-region with clear Project tracking and monitoring deliverables . The right candidate should have relevant experience in Sheet Metal component manufacturing both by hard tools as well as Turret Punching and Laser Cutting and their sub component sourcing including hardware and  other brought outs. Exposure to SAP and project management is essential.


Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Own and drive the sourcing and procurement process for new product introductions/localization  including but not limited to
    • Vendor selections and qualifications wrt category / risk defined.
    • Part qualification in collaboration with Engg , Operations , Supplier Quality and QA
    • Development at right cost and service level to ensure project deliverables are met
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams ( locally and globally ) to understand product requirements and identify potential suppliers which satisfy said needs .
  • Evaluate and select suppliers based on their capabilities, quality, reliability, and cost-effectiveness. Develop a strong understanding and knowledge of suppliers and capabilities.
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively across different organizational levels, functions, businesses on project status , constraints and mitigations .
  • Build costing templates and analyze gaps to negotiate against vendor part quotes / costs .
  • Expertise in Metal-working & Metal-forming processes like CNC punching, bending and in aluminum and CRC.
  • Strong project tracking , and engagement with stakeholders to overcome constraints to keep project status on track .


Accountability / Impact of Job :

  • Bachelor in Engineering or equivalent area.
  • Minimum of 10+ years of experience in Supply Chain and Localization Project leadership
  • Strong knowledge in Metal-working and Fabrications with proven experience in sourcing Sheet Metal Components  and hardware- in country and in region.
  • This position requires considerable liaison with peers and managing Cross functional relationships



  • Supply chain management
  • Exposure/Expertise in SAP and Project tracking
  • Exposure to development and procurement of power cabinets with proven experience
  • Good in communication, costing, negotiation


Why CommScope:

CommScope is on a quest to deliver connectivity that empowers how we live, work, and learn. Our employees push the boundaries of communications technology that enables game-changing discoveries like 5G, the Internet of Things, and gigabit speeds for everyone, everywhere. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow. 

If you want to grow your career alongside bright, passionate, and caring people who strive to create what's next…..come connect to your future at CommScope.

CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO), including people with disabilities and veterans. If you are seeking an accommodation for the application or interview process, please contact us to submit your request at You can also learn more about CommScope’s accommodation process and EEO policy at 



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