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Head of Supplier Engineering, Field Support & Manufacturing
Location 0601-Fremont, CA
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Employment Type Full time
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Job Description

About Mattson

Mattson Technology is a global company with nearly 30 years of experience delivering leading-edge technology and products in the Dry Strip, Plasma and Thermal markets to our customers. While we consider Silicon Valley our roots, we have evolved into a worldwide organization that includes manufacturing, research and development, customer support, finance and sales operations throughout Asia, Europe and North America.

Our success is a result, in large part to the highly qualified and dedicated employees at Mattson Technology. Our employees represent a diverse group of individuals, committed to working as a team to deliver on our commitments. We value the ingenuity, flexibility, passion, knowledge and “can do” attitude that our employees exemplify daily.

We encourage you to consider a career at Mattson Technology. Mattson Technology recognizes that to recruit and retain a team of highly qualified employees, we must invest in our employees and therefore, we offer a comprehensive employee benefits package.

 

About the Role

This opening is for a Head of Supplier Engineering, Field Support & Manufacturing Transition based in Fremont, California. This role will be responsible for leading cross-functional teams to develop supply chain strategies for Mattson, including its contract manufacturing focus. Candidate will be responsible for execution of these strategies including effective assessment and evaluation of new suppliers, supplier selection, contract negotiation, as well as ongoing supplier management. Candidates performance will be subject to peer review.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Transition existing and new products to Asia region for manufacturing
  • Document new and existing product manufacturing and led transition of existing and new products for modular manufacturing and testing by contract manufacturers
  • Develop and quality suppliers in region for manufacturing cost reduction
  • Direct transition of existing product designs onto common engineering platform
  • Responsible for Supplier and Engineering quality improvement
  • Responsible for Field Support, New Product Introduction, and Documentation
  • Implements Supplier scorecard and measurements, delivers and manages supplier performance improvement plans
  • Develops, aligns, and implements commodity strategies
  • Implement and achieve cost reduction targets
  • Engages with the PDP process to ensure alignment with the product, commodity, and manufacturing strategies
  • Directs new supplier introduction and/or disengagement requirements to/from the Mattson supply base
  • Applies broad industry and commercial awareness to drive financial and operational performance across business until, department, or sub-functions
  • Directs the resolution of highly complex or unusual business problems applying advanced analytical thought and judgement
  • Drives resolution to systemic supply chain issues affecting quality, cost, deliver or lead-time, which may include engagement with sub-tiers in the supply chain
  • Other duties as assigned based on business requirements and candidate capabilities

Requirements:

  • 15+ years of experience in Engineering, Manufacturing Transition, Commodity Management, Strategic Sourcing, Supply-Chain, or equivalent role in Semiconductor Capital Equipment
  • Experience managing and/or working with contract manufacturers
  • Extraordinary business acumen, ability to effectively lead change
  • Demonstrates broad and comprehensive understanding of different systems, theories and practices Business Expertise
  • BS or MS degree from a reputable institution
  • Significant exposure in high-tech and fast-paced environments
  • Ability to travel outside of the US

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Mattson Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Equal Opportunity Employer

Mattson Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.