Supply Chain Engineer
Syracuse, NY 
Posted 9 days ago
Job Description
TTM Technologies, Inc. - Publicly Traded US Company, NASDAQ (TTMI) - Top-5 Global Printed Circuit Board
Manufacturer Come join an innovative team making a difference to our customers and partners in the Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Computing, Industrial & Instrumentation, Networking & Communications, and Medical industries. TTM Technologies, Inc. is a leading global printed circuit board manufacturer, focusing on quick-turn and volume production of technologically advanced PCBs, backplane assemblies and electro-mechanical solutions as well as a global designer and manufacturer of high-frequency radio frequency (RF) and microwave components and assemblies. We strive for an environment of excellence where you are encouraged to think creatively and innovatively in order to develop a professional future centered on growth and opportunity.
We are passionate about growing our business and place a high priority on team work, communication and collaboration! If you can see yourself as an integral part of the TTM team, then explore our career opportunities and apply today!
Responsible for assisting in supplier selection activities throughout the supply base, through the development and implementation of new supply chain processes, systems, procedures and methods. Conduct detailed supplier analyses including capability studies for prototyping to production, total cost analysis by commodity, cost of quality trends, assist in developing and managing supplier relationships, and cost improvement efforts. Provide leadership on structured problem solving teams to proactively promote and contribute to continuous supplier improvement and a lower total cost solution within the supply chain.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Review customer purchase orders and specifications, change requests and contracts to ensure that the necessary criteria and provisions are included in supplier selection and supply chain process plans.
  • Participate in NCMR failure analysis activities, drive Corrective Actions when appropriate, and ensure company requirements are adequately addressed within the supply base.
  • Participate in supplier failure analysis activities, assist with /drive Corrective Actions when appropriate and motivate supplier ongoing compliance.
  • Support prototype and Engineering Method qualification activities to ensure the supplier will be able to meet the company's requirements and specifications.
  • Participate in new supplier audit activities to ensure the supply base has robust process controls and capabilities to meet all existing and future company requirements both from the business perspective as well as quality.
  • Interface with supplier engineering and quality representatives concerning problems with quality and assure that effective and timely corrective action is implemented.
  • Negotiate initial pricing on projects and new product activities as required providing timely analysis and feedback to the project teams.
  • Review inventory, scrap, and open orders to determine the total cost of ownership with the supplier and make recommendations to processes, procedures, etc. to reduce the total cost model for the company.
  • Research, provide, and maintain technology road maps from suppliers throughout the organization.
  • Comply with and support company policies and programs regarding safety, security, ISO, EEO, OSHA and Anti-Kick Back.
Note: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.
Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Excellent problem solving ability.
  • Highly developed skills in oral and written communications.
  • Broad knowledge of theory and principles of statistics and statistical process control.
  • Diverse knowledge of inspection control methods, techniques and documentation.
  • Competence in performing root cause analysis.
  • Willingness to travel. (position requires greater than 25% travel.)
  • In depth knowledge of quality systems, policies and procedures and the ability to apply that knowledge to the interpretation of customer and supplier requirements.
  • Strong negotiation and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
Education/ Experience:
  • Bachelor's Degree: Engineering
  • 3-5 Years relevant experience.
Export/ITAR Statement:
Must comply with TTM Export Control Policies and Procedures and all applicable laws including ITAR, EAR and OFAC including but not limited to: a) being able to identify ITAR product on the manufacturing floor and understand that access to these products and related technical data is restricted to only US Citizens and US Permanent Residents; b) recognition of Foreign Person visitors by badge differentiation.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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