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Engineer 1, Sourcing - NPD


What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Assist NPD sourcing China& Singapore team with sourcing activities and balance the workload. 
  • To grow with the team and expand his/her capabilities& responsibilities to:
  1. Partner with Molex BU design teams throughout Product Development process to manage BOM cost through Product Launch.
  2. New product supplier identification, sourcing, selection and contracting for the CCS division.
  3. Bring Design to Value (Manufacturing, Quality, Cost, etc.) viewpoint to Product design team.
  4. Conduct should-cost and make vs. buy analyses to support sourcing decision. 
  5. Aggressively negotiate terms as required and in accordance with internal policies.
  6. Negotiate legal terms under the guidance of the internal legal support team.
  7. Improve New Product Sourcing processes and increase efficiencies by partnering with technical design teams.
  8. Apply appropriate category strategies to new product sourcing needs.
  9. Proactive supply risk management in the new product development process.
  10. Monitor sourcing and procurement innovation trends in the marketplace.
  • Require travelling up to 25% .
  • Other duties as assigned by the Management. 

The Experience You Will Bring


  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. 
  1. Willingness to learn from supporting peers and to grow himself/herself with the team.
  2. Strong leadership skills with the ability to motivate and drive accountability.
  3. Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills. 

What Will Put You Ahead

  1. Engineering, Finance, Project Management and/or Business Management.
  1. Previous background in Direct sourcing, Engineering, Finance, Project Management, and/or Business Management. 
  1. Fluent in business English.
  2. Good supplier networking to quickly source and locate external capabilities.

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