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Project Manager 1

ID:  2608
Function:  Operations

North Reading, MA, US

Organization & Role

At Teradyne, we offer opportunity for immediate impact. We dig into our work and encourage feedback from every team member, regardless of age, education or experience. This means you have a platform to be recognized, while defining your own career path. Teradyne is fueled by creativity and diversity of thought. Our employees are challenged to innovate and learn something new every day. We operate in a fast-paced, exciting environment that encourages continuous exploration and pushes individuals to reach further! Our team is excited to change the face of technology by following their passions for new insights and strategies. Teradyne is a phenomenal place to develop expertise, build a career and challenge your imagination!



  • Analyze the impact of new supplier discontinuances, and prioritize action based on potential cost and time before LTB date.
  • Preventing revenue shipment interruptions as well as escalating and assessing potential revenue impacts to management team
  • Integrate with commodity engineering on qualifying replacements or seeking alternatives
  • Integrate with marketing as long term forecasts change over time, to analyze the impact to LTB component supply/runout and take action
  • Analyze historical shipments to determine usage and future run outs for all last time buy parts
  • Integrate with commodity management to ensure the supply chain can be supported during qualification period
  • Determine appropriate last time buy against Marketing multi-point forecast, and highlight the inventory risks of overbuy and the product risks of underbuy
  • Present last time buy recommendations to management for approval
  • Continuous improvement for discontinuance process

Basic Qualifications & Skills


  • 2-4 years prior work experience in Commodity Management environment.
  • Thorough knowledge of the concepts of MRP
  • Skill in the use of Oracle 11i and Rapid Response
    • This includes but is not limited to the ability to create POs to purchase end of life components as necessary
  • Project Management skills used to manage "large scale" discontinuances as projects
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to juggle many different activities and prioritize appropriately
  • Knowledge of Tableau preferred, but not required


BS in Business with an emphasis in Supply Line management, Logistics, Material Control, or similar areas.


Please note: Teradyne is not considering candidates who require sponsorship for this position.

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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