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At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Strategic Sourcing Teams develop and implement multi-year strategies for assigned commodities, suppliers and parts/services to achieve established goals in supplier quality, delivery, price and service. They align strategy and execution with cross-functional partners such as engineering, manufacturing, product management and functional owners. They execute the competitive bid, negotiation, contracting processes and/or technical continuous improvement for assigned commodities or services; collaborate across Business Units and cross-regions for optimal TE leverage. Our teams demonstrate a high level of expertise in procurement competencies (business/supply chain acumen, negotiation, sourcing strategy development and execution, global savvy, and project and product lifecycle management) and ensure results are delivered compliant with TE policies and procedures.

What your background should look like:

  • Responsible for procurement management of assigned categories and suppliers to include supplier market analysis; raw material market tracking; understanding of part cost breakdown, negotiations, price tracking and changes, escalations, assurance of material supply with the supply base, analytics and analysis of data, and supporting commodity managers as assigned.
  • Responsible to Achieve KPI’s including material productivity, delivery, quality metrics, and supplier risk assessments; Ensure positive savings impact for assigned category with weekly management of trends and pricing issues.
  • Perform supplier evaluations, including inspection plan development, monitoring supplier quality, delivery, and conformance to requirements.
  • Responsible for ensuring contract compliance for assigned categories/suppliers
  • Support the Commodity Manager in the development of the 3-5 year regional commodity plan for assigned categories – strategy, in accordance with the Global, Regional and Local needs and in alignment with the corporate commodity strategy.
  • Work with the Regional Strategic Sourcing Manager, Global Commodity Managers, and BU's to issue RFQ's, negotiate, award, and update contracts within assigned commodities for the Americas region.

Qualifications & skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Business, Procurement, or Engineering related field.
  • 1-3+ years of experience in procurement – category/commodity management, managing sourcing projects, strategic sourcing, fact-based negotiations, cost analysis, price breakdowns, and supplier and contract management
  • Procurement analytical skills in: LPP analysis, Currency and Material analysis, Market analysis, Part Cost Breakdown analysis, RFQ analysis, etc.
  • Experience in metals, molding, resins/chemicals market a plus
  • Self-starter with Project Management experience and ability to drive action items and results
  • Very Strong analytical and computer-skills; Experience in Excel, PowerPoint, SAP procurement applications and Microsoft Office/Teams
  • Strong communication and presentation skills at all levels
  • Strong decision-making skills and critical thinking


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


State:  SON
Country/Region:  MX
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  81906
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Procurement

Job Segment: Strategic Sourcing, Engineer, ERP, Product Manager, Operations, Engineering, Technology, Strategy

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