Strategic Sourcing Commodity Manager - ASIC 1206607

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Supply Chain
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
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What You'll Do

We are looking for a leader. If you are an individual that people recognize as an innovator, strategist and able to effectively connect bright minds together to solve complex problems, you are just the type of visionary we are looking for.  As the ASIC Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Commodity Manager, you'll be engaging on some the most interestingly complex problems in the industry.  You'll influence both technology and business for leading edge ASIC design, integration and packaging business and market needs.  You will define and set strategic direction for next-generation Technologies, IPs, Silicon fabrication, processes, and chip-on-chip and chip-on-wafer packaging technologies for ASICs. You will interface with functional partners to understand the long term requirements, map requirements into supply base offering, roadmap gap closure and facilitate optimal component and manufacturing flow process selection. Responsible for executing sourcing decisions, risk assessment/mitigation and alternate technical solution development. Oversees large, complex programs consisting of multiple locations and Business Units. Self-starter that can independently resolve large-scale project issues and manage appropriate escalation within Cisco as necessary.

Who You'll Work With

You'll work closely with constituents across our Supply Base, Engineering, Finance, Manufacturing, Marketing and Legal organizations. You will be innovating and creating solutions to complex problems enabling our customers in unique ways.

Who You Are

-Bachelors of Science in Engineering or equivalent
-10+ years of relevant experience with a combination of engineering design and business strategy experience is required
-Requires extensive business strategy and implementation knowledge
-Network ASIC design, IPS, foundries / wafer fabrication, packaging and integration, Product HW Design is preferred
-Technical knowledge relevant to Semiconductor technologies for Networking; both technical and business related problem solving skills
-Strong interpersonal communication, and relationship management skills
-Strong experience in Silicon tech/ecosystem is preferred

Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren’t afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. 

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers. 

We Are Cisco.

We connect everything - people, process, data and things. We innovate everywhere to create fresh ideas and possibilities. We make a meaningful difference that will benefit everyone - our people, our customers and the world around us.

Our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. But our edge doesn't come from technology. It comes from our people. We're looking for the kind of people who take smart risks, thrive in diverse environments, inspire their colleagues, and are committed to having an impact on the world. Whether you create technology solutions that redefine business or build connections that strengthen the community, you can make it happen at Cisco!