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Buyer 3
Location 0601-Fremont, CA
Job Category Manufacturing - Materials, Production, Production Support
Employment Type Regular Full-Time
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Job Description

About Mattson

Mattson Technology is a global company with nearly 30 years of experience delivering leading-edge technology and products in the Dry Strip, Plasma and Thermal markets to our customers. While we consider Silicon Valley our roots, we have evolved into a worldwide organization that includes manufacturing, research and development, customer support, finance and sales operations throughout Asia, Europe and North America.

Our success is a result, in large part to the highly qualified and dedicated employees at Mattson Technology. Our employees represent a diverse group of individuals, committed to working as a team to deliver on our commitments. We value the ingenuity, flexibility, passion, knowledge and “can do” attitude that our employees exemplify daily.

We encourage you to consider a career at Mattson Technology. Mattson Technology recognizes that to recruit and retain a team of highly qualified employees, we must invest in our employees and therefore, we offer a comprehensive employee benefits package.

About the Role

This opening is for a Buyer 3 position in the Procurement Group based in Fremont, California. This role will be responsible for purchase requisitions, coordinating purchasing activities, working with suppliers, providing cost saving recommendations and supporting management. Candidates performance will be subject to peer review.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conducts supplier quoting and negotiation, considering project scope, budget, and margin targets. Strategic development of suppliers, supplier selection and qualification, transition of products from engineering to production, project management and overall supplier performance.
  • Creates Purchase Orders / Requisitions, maintaining Invoice tracking and Goods Receipts. Ensures the availability of materials in supply chain and manufacturing and the maintenance of inventory at minimum acceptable levels.
  • Manages transition of parts from development to production start by reviewing ERP demands and coordinating with Master Scheduling and Sales. Assists with engineering prototype and development demands
  • Works on highly complex assignments requiring independent action and a high degree of initiative to resolve issues.  Makes recommendations for new procedures to overcome existing obstacles. 
  • Leverages knowledge to work independently and drive supplier improvement, manages most critical and complex commodities. Responsible for development and execution of supplier performance metrics.
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree with at least 5 years related experience or 10 years procurement/supply chain experience
  • Experience with Adobe FramMaker and Microsoft Word
  • Demonstrated ability to write complex service and operating procedures
  • Ability to write and review highly technical documentation
  • Experience with Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, or Micrografx Desinger
  • Working knowledge of programs to construct electronic documentation
  • Experience with Autodesk ACAD or AutoCAD is a plus

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Mattson Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Equal Opportunity Employer

Mattson Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.