PCBA Commodity Group Lead


$ Competitive
Singapore - Singapore


Dyson has an opportunity for an experienced PCBA Procurement Leader to manage & coordinate PCBA materials & costing with cross functional partners as well as contract manufacturers. You must have experience in cross-functional leadership and intensive experience in PCBA management, electronics components knowledge and PCBA operations understanding.


  • Lead a team with 5-7 team members dedicated to commercial PCBA management.
  • Full commercial responsibility of PCBAs across all Dyson Home product categories.
  • Lead the creation and implementation of the Dyson PCBA strategy.
  • Screen markets for PCBA contract manufacturers that meet our requirements; drive selection process and steer PCBA allocation decision.
  • Negotiate and agree PCBA cost. Manage PCBA CAPEX coordination.
  • PCBA price management - Analyse PCBA BOM break down, sign off contract Manufacturers’ PCBA price submission and implement new PCBA prices.
  • Identify, manage and mitigate Dyson’s risks associated with PCBA.
  • Dual source activities - Work closely with commodity managers and engineering team (RDD) to implement alternative components/solutions for circuit board design.
  • Component qualification coordination- Follow up closely on qualification of PCBA alternative components to mitigate supply risk & as part of cost down activities.
  • Manage Change Requests (CR)/Deviation Requests (DR) and PCBA ISIR qualification at contract manufacturers.
  • Responsible to work with commodity managers to build up commodity strategies based on product category requirements and needs.
  • Key focal person to manage PCBA contract manufacturers’ CTB (Clear-To-Build) materials readiness to support project time plan. Coordinate with commodity managers and suppliers to fulfil project requirement.
  • Demand change management - Work with supply chain and Supply Assurance and Flexibility team (SAF) on expediting of critical parts and material allocations with priority justification.
  • Support operations and supply chain to manage materials exposure in contract manufacturers to reduce liability. Work with suppliers on cancellation & rescheduling on materials to reduce exposure.
  • Support RDD/engineering team on evaluation or validations build. Components risk buy management - Manage risk buy components cost and manage PPV.
  • Work with commodity managers to manage the BOM scrubbing process – identify longevity of those components and components selections from Approved vendor list (AVL).
  • Work with commodity managers and engineering (RDD) to manage PCN process, LTB process & implement at contract manufacturers.
  • Manage all credit notes and debit notes related to PCBA contract manufacturers.


  • Degree qualified.
  • Experienced in leading electronics procurement teams.
  • Experienced in management of electronic components and PCBAs. Experience working at / and with contract manufacturers for PCBAs is desirable.
  • Excellent negotiation skills in monopolistic and competitive settings.
  • Possess strong stakeholder management and relationship building abilities.


Dyson Singapore monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and bonuses. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy a transport allowance and comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition.

Posted: 08 August 2019

Closing date: 30 September 2019