Honeywell Should Cost Engineer in Bucharest, Romania

Should Cost Engineer

Driving Infinite Possibilities Within A Diversified, Global Organization

A should cost engineer is an experienced individual who is estimating costs of components that TS purchase, based on assumed manufacturing process from our suppliers. These studies are being used to define target prices for new businesses, for sourcing decisions, design modifications, current production, new design development and benchmarking. Outcome is acceleration of customer offer, expecting higher business win rate with lower targets prices, better material margin owing to lower sourcing targets, better productivity with the highlight of area of savings.

Main activities:

Should Cost models:

– Define and update Should Cost models for existing and new components by ensuring close-loop process

– Validate new Should Cost models for existing & new components by making technological watch

– Search market information (global economics, process improvements, supplier visits) and update should cost model accordingly

Should Cost targets:

– Propose target price for components for bidding stage for new programs: project target prices of his / her family of components over 5 years period in accordance with Commodity Strategy

– Define sourcing target price for components during sourcing decision

– Manage historical prices database and “market price” estimation per supplier/process/regions

Sourcing Strategy:

– Map competiveness reports for his/her family of components by Suppliers / Regions / Process Technology

– Map Actual sourcing price versus plan of competiveness

– Market and component cost analysis to support commodity strategy at short and middle term (STRAP, AOP)

Current production/productivity

– Estimate “should cost” on current production components to highlight area of negotiation to commodity.

– Support Value Engineering initiative by running Should Cost analysis on the components. Estimate cost impact on modifications

– Propose design changes to reduce costs

Negotiations

– Support as needed negotiations with suppliers based on should cost models

30 Problem resolution

30 Cross functional teamwork

20 Continuous improvement

20 Provide data and analysis

YOU NEED

  • Bachelor Degree in engineering

WE VALUE

  • Deep experience in manufacturing process, purchasing or supplier quality management (ideally casting, machining, grinding, stamping, assembly), or product development (automotive industry preferred)
  • Ability to challenge supplier processes assumptions owing to years of experience of various processes and cost breakdown
  • Knowledge of project management tools and techniques
  • Able to work in a cross functional team and multicultural environment
  • Understand and communicate high-level project status, while resolving low-level detail issues
  • Integrate diverse project activities, understanding the inter-relationships between tasks and ensuring consistency and alignment
  • Integrative thinker
  • Global mindset

Exempt The Turbo Advantage

INCLUDES
  • Continued Professional Development
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  • Job ID: req152016
  • Category: Procurement
  • Location: Bulevardul Dimitrie Pompeiu, Bucharest, B 020337 ROU

Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.

Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.

For more information on applicable equal employment regulations, refer to the EEO is the Law poster .

Please refer to the EEO is the Law Supplement Poster & the Pay Transparency Policy .

If a disability prevents you from applying for a job through our website, request assistance here . No other requests will be acknowledged.

Terms & Conditions | Privacy Statement © 2017 Honeywell International Inc.