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Work with RØDE

Procurement Engineer - Electronics

Reference:
RD066
Location:
Sydney, Australia
Department:
R&D

At RØDE Microphones we are Passionate about Audio

RØDE Microphones manufactures and exports precision tools of creativity to the world. Our Australian designed and made microphones are exported to over 140 countries enabling millions of people around the world to be heard. Our employees are passionate, hard working, talented and are pivotal to our success.

The Procurement Engineer is a key position within our New Product Development Team and will be tasked with actively sourcing electroinics components globally.

You will be challenged to rise above the ordinary, your responsibilities will include

  • Sourcing new suppliers in line with company expansion strategy
  • Managing relationships with suppliers
  • Monitoring and reporting on performance of managed category
  • Leading high-level negotiations to achieve competitive price for new and existing parts
  • Establish enough parts for prototype NPD run
  • Create and Maintain spreadsheet-based Bill of Materials for products under development
  • Manage the release of engineering documentation
  • Work with suppliers to follow up on parts
  • Preferably able to speak and write Chinese
  • Electrical Components Sourcing with current and new suppliers
  • To negotiate on the pricing and lead time
  • To place order for prototype run and tracking required
  • To place order for production quantity and tracking required
  • Cost Savings on SMT components – Target of 500KUSD a year

The tools you bring will be enhanced by our Technology, to be successful you will need

  • Degree in Electrical/Electronics Engineering or expert knowledge of electronics components
  • Good negotiation skills in pricing and lead time
  • Attention to detail
  • At least 5-10 years similar work experience
  • Preferably working in Manufacturing Background
  • Wide supplier contacts for SMT components
  • The ability to speak and write in mandarin will be highly regarded

Our campus is designed to create an atmosphere which reflects our love of cutting edge technology, collaboration, and our deep connection to music, film and all things audio. Do you want to be part of one of the most exciting, forward thinking companies in Australia? Then Send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you would like to be the next person to join the RØDE team.

RØDE Microphones values diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from COVID-19 vaccinated people of all genders, ages and backgrounds.

You must be either an Australian Citizen or a holder of an Australian Permanent Residency Visa to be eligible to apply for this position.


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