Cost Optimization Engineer

If have a passion for numbers and you are always looking to optimize things, then we have the perfect job for you. A quick look here can change lives.
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In order to strengthen our European team we are looking for a new colleague to join as a Cost Optimization Engineer

If you have:

  • Good knowledge of electronics-related production processes and associated production equipment and tooling
  • Several years of experience in Purchasing, Technical and/or electronics component production environments
  • Experience with component should-cost calculation methodology
  • Lean Manufacturing / VSM experience 
  • Well-developed cost awareness, good communication skills and perseverance to achieve targets.
  • Accustomed preparing and create efficient presentations
  • Engineering Degree (Electrical/ Electronics, Industrial/ Production or similar) or equivalent technical background

and you think you'll be able to perform to a higher standards the following:

  • Analyze purchased component spend to identify and quantify savings opportunities in Electronics and Electronics Assemblies
  • Evaluate supplier quotations and provide “should-cost” calculations to support Commodity and Project Purchasing during supplier negotiations
  • Plan and execute cost workshops at suppliers with the aim to optimize costs
  • Develop cost models to support Purchasing during negotiations
  • Support Engineering teams by providing input about cost drivers and cost reduction opportunities during the design phase
  • Support Sales with cost information when requested

then will be more than glad to chat with you about your experience and your career goals.

In a normal conditions this job will require travelling availability so, driver license will definitely help. Due to the international nature of our suppliers and our internal organization, good English language skills and applying with a CV in English is requested. 

Our international work environment can offer you challenging and rewarding opportunities. We are committed to  develop people’s skills, knowledge and creative potential. Our training and development programs emphasize technical competency, leadership development and business management skills.


Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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