1+ months

Foundry Lead Sourcing Program Manager

Advanced Micro Devices

What you do at AMD changes everything

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible. We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center.

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the extra mile to achieve unthinkable results. It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world. If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.

Foundry Lead Sourcing Program Manager


  • Coordinating the management and spend of AMDs strategic foundry suppliers reporting to the Sr. Manager Foundry Procurement.
  • Developing the global procurement strategy for foundry; implementing a supplier development program that has a coordinated long-term approach on cost, quality, and service.
  • Build and maintain supplier relationships.
  • Provide analytical support and recommendations regarding sourcing strategies, requirements planning, and revenue generation.

The Person:

  • Problem Solving Specialist
  • Drives sophisticated solutions and recommendations for complex issues through the analysis of the situation and available data.
  • Exercises judgment in selecting the methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for acquiring results.
  • Networks with key contacts outside area of expertise.
  • Excellent communication & people skills.
  • Initiative-taker capable of initiating and leading new projects to enable procurement scalability in support of AMD growth.


  • Develop processes and methods to implement new assignments and coordinate activities of other personnel as a team lead.
  • Collaborate with partners and foundry team members to understand and develop negotiation strategies to drive cost targets.
  • Develop, implement, and lead critical foundry procurement management processes based on feedback from team members and partners. This may include (but not limited to): NPI/NRE procurement program management / order execution, Spend/Savings reporting, support emergency ordering process for North America, tracking payables/receivables initiatives, ongoing critical action tracking/reporting and accountability.
  • Own the overall driven bidding process including analysis, price negotiation, and driving business awards.
  • Drive supplier's performance reviews on contractual requirements which meet AMD short- and long-term needs.
  • Implement contracts to minimize AMD risk and enable supplier accountability for non-performance
  • Lead Supplier Performance Management (SPM) and be responsible for the quarterly scorecard process to review service levels on cost, technology, quality, service, and flexibility.
  • Develop and optimally communicate a commodity strategy which fully reflects key partner inputs to AMD Senior Management Team. Provide updates on a regular basis to supervise progress against plan.
  • Collaborate and formalize foundry market research and benchmarking processes.
  • Implement all activities associated with Procure-to-Pay to ensure timely order placement and invoicing
  • Exemplifies discernment and judgment in collaborating with management to understand negotiation requirements.
  • Collaborates with suppliers to communicate AMD requirements.
  • Ownership of spend, savings and forecasting for Tier 1 Foundry supplier.


  • Supply Chain Management (SCM)
  • Exceptional knowledge of purchasing
  • Experience working in an engineering or semiconductor company
  • NAPM/APICS Certification
  • Green Belt certification
  • Understanding of regional and global markets and cultures


BS/BA degree



Austin, TX


Requisition Number:148381
Country:United StatesState:TexasCity:Austin
Job Function:Supply Chain

Benefits offered are described here<>.

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Posted: 2022-04-08 Expires: 2022-10-11

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