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Full-Time

Senior Buyer

Avionics

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VAST

VAST

51-200 employees

Private space station development for human missions

Hardware
Aerospace

Compensation Overview

$120k - $145kAnnually

+ Equity

Senior

Long Beach, CA, USA

Category
Procurement & Sourcing
Operations & Logistics
Requirements
  • 4 years in a procurement function, 2 years in aerospace
  • 2 years in a position requiring traceability
  • 2 years working with an ERP system
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Supply Chain, Business or Engineering
Responsibilities
  • Build up a strategic supply chain supporting avionics components
  • Understand BOM cost and run should-cost analysis
  • Create and take part in meetings and presentations with executive leadership
  • Work closely with Avionics engineering teams to identify and execute cost savings opportunities
  • Alleviate any delivery blockages including supply, quality, or invoice disputes
  • Identify areas for improvement and develop new processes or KPI’s
  • Be a mentor for the team and provide trainings on the commodity
  • Issue RFQ’s, PO’s within a timely manner and maintain established service levels
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities with ambiguous instructions

Vast is developing Haven-1, the world's first private space station, designed for extended human spaceflight missions and scientific research opportunities, including lunar artificial gravity. The space station is compatible with SpaceX Dragon spacecraft and offers privacy, internet access, and panoramic views of space.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Long Beach, California

Founded

2021

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

30%

1 year growth

86%

2 year growth

576%