WORK AT YUBA

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Thanks for your interest in joining Yuba Bicycles!

Yuba Bicycles is the global leader in the design and manufacturing of cargo bicycles and cargo bike accessories. Yuba believes that bicycles are a simple solution to many of the world’s most complex problems, and is committed to show the full potential of the cargo bike lifestyle. Ride more, be fit, have fun, share with friends and family. We pride ourselves in creating products that have superior benefits for people riding our bikes. Yuba is a combination of individuals working to spread the love of cycling and biking for transportation.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for someone looking to join a growing industry and work with a dynamic team.

Current Employment Opportunities:

Industrial Engineer

Position description:

Reporting to the CEO, the Industrialization Engineer will have responsibility for leading all aspects related to the production and industrialization of Yuba products. The IE will work in close collaboration with the Design Engineer and the Industrial Designer. We seek a team player with in-depth experience working with bicycle factories and all supply chain actors in Asia and Europe. We are looking for a dynamic personality, an insight for working with Asian counterparts, experience managing team members, contractors, and a vision for getting Yuba products made well and on schedule. The selected candidate will work from Yuba headquarters in California or Yuba European headquarters in France. Travel to Asia is expected about 6-10 times per year.

Position’s Objectives & Summary:

  1. Immediate factory liaison
  2. Factory sourcing
  3. Manages POs (PO tracking and project timelines)
  4. Industrialization methods/process analysis
  5. Main source of Asia communication
  6. Responsible for Asian team, if any
  7. Negotiation
  8. Identify cost reduction opportunities
  9. Responsible for QC
  10. Responsible for deadlines/Plan B, etc.
  11. Responsible for standards and testing
  12. Shipping/customs specifics
  13. Container info, shipping info
  14. Generate part numbers/SKUs
  15. Follow and manage the Product Industrialization process
  16. Meet development deadlines
  17. In charge of samples productions
  18. Maintain a working knowledge of material and process technologies applicable to new product development
  19. Communicate effectively with teammates, internal and external resources to ensure new product development success

Required Experience:

  1. 5+ years of experience with bicycle supply chain and Asian production (Europe supply chain a plus)
  2. Complete fluency in English, Mandarin a huge plus.
  3. Capacity in negotiating with factories
  4. Experience in managing production and engineering teams
  5. Proven ability to solve supply chain problems
  6. Self-motivated and ready to take the initiative to get things done

How to Apply:

Please email a cover letter and resume to info@yubabikes.com, include “Industrial Engineer” in the subject line. We look forward to meeting you!

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