nLIGHT is a rapidly growing vertically integrated supplier of high-performance lasers that enable innovation in materials processing, microelectronics and defense applications. nLIGHT develops and manufactures fiber lasers based on industry-leading semiconductor laser and optical fiber technology. nLIGHT is headquartered in Vancouver, Washington with additional sites in North America, Asia and Europe. nLIGHT lasers are not only changing the way things are made, but what can be made.
nLIGHT is seeking a creative and resourceful Senior Technical Buyer that will be responsible for executing strategy & implementation plans relating to supply chain performance for Commercial and Government Contracts for global procurement. Responsible for all aspects of purchasing, sourcing, relationship maintenance for commodity area & when applicable compliance with government contracting regulations. Execute supplier evaluation, development, productivity programs, assess supply base for fit to business & nLIGHT’s technical road map.
Senior Technical Buyer leads cross functional teams with a goal to achieve the strategic vision of the company. S/He develops and deploys procurement programs, strategies and procedures for successful integration into the business plan. S/He is responsible for analyzing trends in spend, quality, and service levels and proposing initiatives that enhance supplier performance and value.
nLIGHT is subject to US Export Control regulations. To qualify for this position, a Foreign Person (that is, not a US Citizen or legal Permanent Resident) must be eligible for a deemed export license under the US Department of Commerce and/or the US Department of State.
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nLIGHT does not and will not offer for sale any products within the geographical area served by The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas or to its residents.