Senior Global Supply Manager - Business Operations

Mountain View, CA
About us:
Aeva’s mission is to bring the next wave of perception to a broad range of applications from automated driving to industrial robotics, consumer electronics, consumer health, security, and beyond. Aeva is transforming autonomy with its groundbreaking sensing and perception technology that integrates all key LiDAR components onto a silicon photonics chip in a compact module. Aeva 4D LiDAR sensors uniquely detect instant velocity in addition to 3D position, allowing autonomous devices like vehicles and robots to make more intelligent and safe decisions. 

Role Overview:
As Sr. Global Supply Manager, you will be responsible for developing the supplier strategy for capital equipment purchases, managing contract manufacturers, and providing commercial and technical support to Development.

What you'll do:

  • Partner with Aeva’s Development team to gain a deep understanding of our long-term product requirements and develop accompanying sourcing strategies to ensure contract manufacturers are capable of meeting future technical and business requirements.
  • Develop sourcing strategies and long-term partnerships with key capital equipment providers.
  • Manage commercial discussions and strategic deal terms including IP rights.

What you have:

  • Bachelor's degree in an Engineering related field or equivalent experience
  • Deep experience managing a global supply base of contract manufacturers 
  • Demonstrated experience working cross-functionally to influence decisions and get alignment on technical documents such as RFIs, ERS’ and SOWs
  • Demonstrated expertise in cost structures and should-cost analysis
  • Extensive experience negotiating complex IP and supply agreements with global suppliers
  • 5 years of commodity or procurement management experience

Nice to have:

  • Thirst for knowledge and the ability to learn quickly with a strong interest in technology and/or operations 
  • Postgraduate degree in Business or Engineering related field
  • Willingness to travel internationally up to 15% based on business needs

What's in it for you:

  • Be part of a fast paced and dynamic team
  • Very competitive compensation and meaningful stock grants
  • Exceptional benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, and more
  • Unlimited PTO: We care about results, not punching timecards

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