The ideal candidate for this position will have the following:
- Demonstrated leadership ability with ability to work across organizational boundaries, strong team player who enjoys a fast paced atmosphere.
- BS or MS in Computer Science or related technical degree.
- Experience in delivering results in a fast paced and highly complex organization.
Focus on continuous improvement; develop and implement actionable, measurable, and sustainable plans.
- Proficiency in the use of metrics to measure success or improvements in areas of responsibility.
- Effective negotiation and supplier management skills.
- 7-10 years experience sourcing and managing market commodities or comparable components.
- Knowledge of server and storage hardware commodities.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Ability to manage multiple conflicting priorities, commitments and projects.
- Ability to influence and drive change and consensus.
- Self motivated, directed and passionate.
- Ability to learn very quickly in a fast-paced environment.