Advanced Purchaser (Mild Hybrid) for Electrification Technology (Iasi)

Angajator: Vitesco Technologies
  • Inginerie
  • Tip job: full-time
    Nivel job: 1 - 5 ani experienta
  • Iasi
  • Actualizat la: 06.12.2020
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    Vitesco Technologies formerly (until September 2019) the Continental Powertrain Division, brings together the full spectrum of Continental’s drivetrain technology expertise. The company’s aim is to develop innovative, efficient electrification technologies for all types of vehicle. Its portfolio includes 48-volt electrification solutions, electric drives, and power electronics for hybrid and battery-electric vehicles. Furthermore, the product range counts electronic controls, sensors and actuators as well as solutions for exhaust after-treatment.


    • Degree in Engineering field (Mechanics, Electronics, Electrotechnics, Telecommunications);
    • Advanced level of English;
    • Advanced Engineering knowledge (casting parts, lamination stack, magnets etc.) is required;
    • At least 5 years purchasing experience - in automotive industry;
    • Able to build and maintain effective and productive relationships with staff, stakeholders and suppliers
    • Good communication, negotiation, interpersonal and influencing skills;
    • Able to work well under pressure and handle emergency and stressful situations.


    As an Advanced Purchaser for the Mild Hybrid segment, your main responsibilities will imply to:

    • Take over mechanical and electromechanical parts along with review of designs;
    • Be involved in all internal sourcing-relevant disciplines, initiate and close the sourcing processes;
    • Be the purchasing representative in the project team, from acquisition phase until SOP and interface to Category Management;
    • Cover material costs;
    • Kick-off and track supplier component reviews, component timing and technical feasibility through suppliers;

    Further project-specific tasks:
    • Review of the project milestones;
    • Participate in Core Team and Change Management Meetings;
    • Align all the project-relevant sourcing activities with AP colleagues;
    • Ensure early involvement of sourcing relevant disciplines and suppliers;
    • Ensure BOM cost calculation: generation and evaluation of BOM cost during project quotation phase;
    • Control BOM cost: Track and improve BOM cost from project quoting phase until SOP. Define measures (Cost Reduction Program – CRP / Design to Cost -Re-DTC) to close the gaps to target BOM cost;
    • Market observation of new suppliers and technologies.

    Alte informatii

    What we offer
    • Integration program with trainings and ramp-up plan supported by an assigned mentor;
    • Competitive salaries (based on performance) & benefits;
    • Professional Development Opportunities with both technical and management career paths;
    • Health & Wellness (Private Health and Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Sport activities etc.);
    • Flexible working program (Flexible hours, Work from home, Leaving permissions etc);
    • Stability;
    • International work environment & traveling opportunities;
    • Relocation Package for non-Iasi Residents.