Job Function : Engineering
Job Discipline : Electronic Engineering
Job Family : Engineering
Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems.
Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems.
More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers.
To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Component Engineer.
What will your job be about?
Play a pivotal role in managing the relationship of strategic suppliers to ensure commercial targets are achieved whilst improving the quality of the supply chain;
Provide Support for the European Yazaki engineering teams;
Continuously research, report and document the trends for electronics in the European automotive market;
Work together with Hardware and Mechanical teams for products / demonstration samples that can be used as future development for demonstrating Yazaki’s capability / experience or for evaluating new technologies;
Continuously searching for new suppliers, documenting the parametric analysis of products classification;
Manage the Purchasing for all BoM projects including ad hoc purchases where needed, ensuring that best practice procedures are in place for supplier selection, sourcing of components, competitive, material requirements planning and forecasting.
Interface and communicate with other participating Yazaki hardware engineering organizations;
Interface with component suppliers to assure cost efficient and highquality product performance;
Continuously searching for new technical solutions;
Coordinate with engineers on assigned project to select the right components;
Liaise with outsourcing suppliers;
Assess suppliers' capability to participate in development projects.
What will you bring with you?
3 to 5 years experience in a previous role;
Bachelor degree in Electronics;
Self-sufficient, self-motivated and excellent team-player;
Flexible, adaptable, diplomatic attitude;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
Knowledge in electronics, hardware, mechanical component manufacturing technologies,
Knowledge about manufacturing techniques for electronics parts;
Ability to read and understand electrical schematics and customer documentation as it relates to component complexity (intermediate skill level).
At Yazaki, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for everyone regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, disability, handicap, veteran status, or other legally protected status or characteristic.
Equal opportunity extends to all aspects of the employment relationship.
We are looking forward to receive your application and to get to know you.