Vendor Development -Sourcing Identification and Selection of Strategic Suppliers for Sourcing of Engine components for Two Wheelers like Pistons, Valves, Crankshaft, Camshaft, Spark Plugs, SAI, Intake Manifold, Clutch, Carburettor, EFI, Canister, Gears / Shafts and other Engine Parts. Supplier assessment and rating based on supplier potential and capability. Derive continuous improvement plan for all non conformities. Should be conversant with Engineering drawings / standards, GD & T, manufacturing processes, various production methods / technologies, testing standards. Should have sound knowledge of surface treatment processes like painting, plating, powder coating, heat treatment, Machining. Must know about engineering materials, availablity in India, alternate equivalent materials. Must have knowledge of APQP / WCSQ system for product development. Sending RFQs, resolution of technical queries of suppliers and obtaining quote for parts. Managing drawings study, price & technical negotiations & vendor process and overseeing follow-up with vendors for timely deliveries.