Manager – Procurement & Strategic Partnerships
Compute & Controls
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
San Carlos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Market Research
  • 3+ years of people management experience
  • Technical abilities in organizing and analyzing data, including strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Experience working in a fast-paced and evolving environment
  • Lead procurement strategy for compute and controls hardware and associated software
  • Build and develop a supporting team that will scale to support the goals of the business
  • Negotiate all business terms with an international supply base, including material cost, long-term contracts, and strategic agreements
  • Proactively engage with Engineering and Finance stakeholders to consolidate a 3-5 years technology and product costing roadmap to support Zoox's vehicle development program and launch timeline
  • Map the supply chain, lead the process of data collection (Milestone adherence, Change orders, etc.), and build supplier performance assessments to support sourcing decisions
  • Design, conduct and synthesize supplier, industry, and market research for commodities to develop a sourcing strategy
  • Drive cost transparency and build total cost of ownership models to support sourcing decisions
Desired Qualifications
  • 10+ years of experience in supply chain or other negotiation-intensive roles (experience in a manufacturing environment or automotive is a plus)
  • Master's degree in business, supply chain, engineering, or equivalent
  • Compute & control systems experience

1,001-5,000 employees

Self driving car robotics company
Company Overview
Zoox is reinventing personal transportation—making the future safer, cleaner, and more enjoyable for everyone. The company is building the infrastructure for self-driving cars.
  • Health Insurance
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Vacation & Paid Time Off
  • Sick Days
  • Free Lunch or Snacks
  • Employee Assitance Program
Company Core Values
  • We're doing one thing that will change everything.
  • It's bigger than any of us.
  • One Zoox, one crew.
  • Every day is a milestone.