Jobs & Responsibility Must have very good knowledge & understanding of Automotive Electronics Parts, including Software Development. * Must have very good knowledge of manufacturing processes for Electronics Parts, e.g. SMT and Assembly Processes for Electronics parts. * Must have very good techno-commercial knowledge of Electronics Hardware, such as MicroProcessors, ICs, ASICs, PCBs, etc., and their manufacturers & global practices in procurement of such components, * Must have good exposure to APQP Product Development Processes * Must have good exposure to RFQ, Quote Analysis and Supplier Selection Process * Must have good exposure to Program Management skills and should be capable of managing multiple programs across multiple locations * Must have good commercial acumen and business-sense * Highly Preferable : Should have developed atleast 1 BCM or any other ECU for an all new vehicle program, from RFQ to SOP+6 months. Expected Roles & Responsibilities : Draw up a plan to develop/procure components with suppliers within time, cost and quality objectives Vendor assessment for capacity assessment & development times To ensure the material and tooling cost are settled within the budgeted values To support Strategic Sourcing in commercial matters Effective co-ordination with the Engg team to ensure first time right & end delivery of product Variance analysis at each stage of development in terms of Quality, Cost & Delivery & corrective action Developing & implementing innovative approaches in cost reduction To assess investments involved for toolings / vendor aid requirement for components development To support Strategic Sourcing in selection of supplier as per sourcing guidelines To meet MRD (Material Receipt Date) targets To meet the Gateway Requirements as per MPDS (Mahindra Product Development System) targets for projects. To get actively involved in project feasibility studies Responsible for quality , Cost & delivery (QCD) targets for all new products and improvements in existing products Support STA in part development as per APQP process & Project timelines Soft Skills * Must be able to work very well in a Team & have experience of working in CFTs. * Must have excellent Linguistic Skills in English. Any local or foreign languages will be a plus. * Must have excellent presentation skills * Must be sophisticated & suave to handle Multinational Suppliers. * Must have dedication, commitment and focussed approach for completing tasks on time, without compromise on Quality.