Global Supply Manager


United States

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Waabi, founded by AI pioneer and visionary Raquel Urtasun, is an AI company building the next generation of self-driving technology. With a world class team and an innovative approach that unleashes the power of AI to “drive” safely in the real world, Waabi is bringing the promise of self-driving closer to commercialization than ever before. Waabi is backed by best-in-class investors across the technology, logistics and the Canadian innovation ecosystem.

With offices in Toronto and San Francisco, Waabi is growing quickly and looking for diverse, innovative and collaborative candidates who want to impact the world in a positive way. To learn more visit:

Locations: San Francisco, CA OR Pittsburgh, PA

You will…

  • Be a part of the Global Supply Chain Team building a supply base supporting an AI-first approach to enable safe self-driving at scale.
  • Develop and own contractual discussions with suppliers on behalf of Waabi (Supply Agreements/NDAs/Terms and conditions/SOWs).
  • Build strategies for cost reductions, risk mitigation & introducing new technologies/processes.
  • Own the RFP & RFQ process and coordinate internally the supplier selection with a TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) model.
  • Issue Purchase Orders in accordance with Waabi Purchasing Policies.
  • Develop and maintain budgets across multiple indirect & HW Categories.
  • Assist in identifying and implementing process improvements & documentation.
  • Track open Supply Chain issues, solutions and drive each to closure.


  • Bachelor in Business (Supply Chain/Finance/Management) or Engineering.
  • 4+ years of Supply Chain Experience.
  • Background in supplier relationship management.
  • Proficient in Google Workspace (formerly Google Suite).
  • Expertise in Source-to-Pay processes.
  • Open-minded and collaborative team player with the willingness to help others.
  • Passionate about self-driving technologies, solving hard problems, and creating innovative solutions.
  • Able to travel up 10% of the time to Waabi locations.

Bonus/nice to have:

  • Experience in the Autonomous or Electric Vehicle Industry.
  • MBA or JD degree.


  • Competitive compensation and equity awards.
  • Health and Wellness benefits encompassing Medical, Dental and Vision coverage (for full-time employees only).
  • Unlimited Vacation.
  • Flexible hours and Work from Home support.
  • Daily drinks, snacks and catered meals (when in office).
  • Regularly scheduled team building activities and social events both on-site, off-site & virtually.
  • As we grow, this list continues to evolve!

Waabi is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity and is committed to creating a supportive, inclusive, and accessible environment for all employees. We seek applicants of all backgrounds and identities, across race, color, ethnicity, national origin or ancestry, age, citizenship, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, military or veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or parental status, caregiver status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. We make workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process please let our recruiting team know.