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Outsourced Manufacturing Manager

Lytx, Inc.
San Diego, CA 92121
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Lytx, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and maintains a drug-free workplace. We are committed to attracting, retaining and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. EOE/M/F/Disabled/Vet.

Outsourced Manufacturing Manager
Office - San Diego, CA

Full time

Innovation Lives Here

You go all in no matter what you do, and so do we. You want to use your powers for good, and that's exactly what we do at Lytx. Our team is made up of hungry, humble, and capable people who are making a difference every day with technology that helps save lives each year.

Why Lytx:

Lytx is growing rapidly and the hardware portfolio is expanding fast, both in number of products and production volumes. This Manager position will play a key role as Lytx scales, by driving continuous improvement in strategic supplier partnerships, product quality, time to market and hardware manufacturing cost. We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced technical leader with strong analytical skills and exceptional ability to gain alignment and drive projects cross functionally, leveraging project management and supply base development skills. Successful applicants will have experience with new product introductions including the outsourced manufacturing of complex electronic products.

You'll Get To:
  • Provide leadership over projects with cross functional teams to successfully outsource the design and manufacturing of new Lytx products.
  • Work with leadership to develop and execute a strategic plan aligned with Lytx' corporate strategy that optimizes hardware products across their entire product lifecycle from design release to end of life.
  • Participate in the cross functional selection of strategic suppliers and ensure favorable contractual terms to support long term technical product support.
  • Participate in product design reviews to enable Dfx best practices.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams on qualifications, audits, KPI establishment and performance management of all manufacturing facilities and processes.
  • Primary technical interface with supplier to address product development risks, ongoing production support and quality incidence resolutions.
  • Provide guidance to suppliers to enhance lean manufacturing, continuous improvement and statistical process control best practices as well as "should cost" models and negotiation strategies to reduce COGS.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

What you'll need:
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field; or equivalent experience required. Master's preferred.
  • Minimum 8 years of procurement engineering experience with technology products.
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational leadership capabilities including experience with driving continuous improvement through metrics.
  • Excellent and proven negotiation skills including experience with developing and integrating collaborative supply chain partnerships.
  • Strong understanding of new product development and electro-mechanical manufacturing.
  • Demonstrated expertise in leading cross-functional initiatives with management, engineers and business function participation using Project Management and analytical skills.

Posted: 2020-10-02 Expires: 2020-11-03

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