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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


•    Develop suppliers per business requirement with cross functions
•    Negotiate with suppliers for master purchasing contract, Quality assurance contract, Non-disclosure agreement, consignment contract etc.
•    Negotiate with suppliers and drive cost reduction based on cost analysis, demand, market data, push back cost increase from suppliers.
•    Drive cost reduction opportunity with engineering team, lead VA/VE projects.
•    Lead quarterly supplier scorecard review to drive supplier performance improvement in quality, delivery, cost
•    Lead annual audit for key suppliers
•    Cooperate with quality team for supplier quality improvement and RMA issue
•    Support material team for supplier delivery pull in
•    Identifies risks, opportunities and lowest performing suppliers. Implement corrective action to mitigate risk and prevent/control emerging problems.
•    Set-up material master and info record in SAP/MRP system.
•    Compile monthly procurement report to track and achieve the procurement KPI (Saving, Delivery, Quality, Supplier base optimization, LCL% etc. )
•    Handle ballpark, RFQ, supplier selection review for NPI projects & migration projects
•    Handle purchase of NPI tooling & sample, ensure supplier’s on-time delivery.
•    Handle engineering change evaluation with engineering team.
•    Conduct regional RFQs and reverse auctions, analyze results, develop recommendations to Commodity Managers and internal customers.
•    Lead projects within assigned commodities as directed by the Regional Commodity Managers. 
•    Follow up EC PR/PO/Sample qualification.
•    Be responsible for supplier FAAR document preparation.


•    Degree in Engineering or related field.
•    Candidate with Engineering background is an added advantage.
•    3 - 8 years experience in sourcing role, experience in cable, electronics, stamping, molding, tooling is preferred.
•    Good knowledge on precision molding, stamping, electronics, cable and understand plating technology.
•    Good communication and negotiation skills, fluent spoken and written English.
•    Familiar with office software, knowledge of ERP (SAP preferred);
•    Demonstrated ability to perform cost/price analysis with total cost of ownership as objective.
•    Ability to demonstrate value and present to key stakeholders. 
•    Good knowledge of supply market, strategies, risks and opportunities within direct commodities..

What your background should look like:


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation

Prai, Penang, 07, MY, 13600

City:  Prai, Penang
State:  07
Country/Region:  MY
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  96703
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Procurement

Job Segment: Strategic Sourcing, Quality Assurance, QA, ERP, SAP, Operations, Quality, Technology

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