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NPI Program Manager

Location: Cupertino (hybrid), CA
Posted On: 02/07/2024
Requirement Code: 66925
Requirement Detail

Job Description:

This role is responsible for material planning, forecasting, and readiness to enable new product, transition EOL product, supply qualification and factory readiness. This role is a primary interface between Engineering, Operations, Finance, Procurement, and Supplier/Manufacturing Partner(s).



o             Lead materials release and spend management through partnering with Operation and Engineering

o             Lead clear to build (CTB) for mass production phase

o             Propose optimized supply planning to ensure on-time build schedule. Drive closure of materials issues

o             Lead EOL planning for product transition

o             Lead materials process improvement

o             Lead daily or weekly supply planning meetings with Manufacturer Partners



o             NPI (New Product Introduction) supply chain management experience

o             Project/Program management skills

o             Strong written and verbal communication skills

o             Detailed oriented and excellent organizational skills

o             Demonstrated ability/experience working in constantly changing environment

o             Ability to multi-task and set priorities

o             Proficiency in Excel

o             Technical expertise and prior OEM management experience a plus

o             Knowledge in Agile, SAP, Oracle, Numbers, Keynote, and Pages a plus

o             PMP, APICS, CSCP or CPIM a plus



o             BS/BA with 3 - 5 years or comparable professional experience


Required Skills:

o             Excel Proficiency

o             OEM Management

o             Organizational Skills

o             Program Management

o             New Production Introduction

o             Excellent Written and Verbal Communication Skills

o             Supply Chain Management


Additional Skills:

o             Agile

o             Material Planning

o             Process Improvement

o             Build Management

o             Supplier Management    

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