Samsara is looking for a smart, ambitious Materials Program Manager interested in scaling operations at a rapidly growing IoT startup. The role requires a passion for fast-paced operations, process implementation and negotiations. This opportunity involves direct management of external vendor relationships, NPI program readiness and raw materials accountability. Candidates must have the desire to impact company growth in an environment with rapidly changing information.
This position is based in Taiwan.
Daily management of raw materials delivery at joint development manufacturers
Bill of materials (BOM) cost, ordering and change tracking
Material readiness date (MRD) reporting and optimization
Ground up modeling of clear to build (CTB) information
Relationship management with joint development manufacturers and raw materials suppliers
Lead-time optimization for all materials
Coordination with Samsara Taiwan team for data collection and reporting
Proactive coordination between suppliers and internal NPI/supply chain teams
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) using tools such as Netsuite and Propel
Bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably in engineering, business or operations
Detail-oriented, high-energy, positive disposition and excellent communications skills
Focused on teamwork and collaboration
2+ years experience in supply chain, logistics or materials management
Intermediate Excel skills
ERP (Oracle/Netsuite) experience preferred
Chinese language proficiency
At Samsara, we welcome all. All sizes, colors, cultures, sexes, beliefs, religions, ages, people. We depend on the unique approaches of our team members to help us solve complex problems. We are committed to increasing diversity across our team and ensuring that Samsara is a place where people from all backgrounds can make an impact.