Engineer – Project Cost

Engineer – Project Cost

Major Responsibilities

  • Establish cost estimate targets during design and development
  • Work closely with external (customers) and internal stakeholders, including Business Unit, Engineering, Procurement, and Program Management, for customer’s requirements, product/engineering specification and duration of the project in order to identify and quantify cost factors, such as production time, materials, and labor expenses
  • Evaluate and recommend ways to improve the cost-effectiveness or profitability of a product/solution by investigating and identifying cost reduction opportunities through cost analysis review
  • Identify and develop the RFQ process involving specifications of items/services or solutions to make sure all the suppliers are bidding on the same item/service
    Evaluate both commercial terms and technical terms, including but not limited to the payment term, quality level per item and contract length of comparable suppliers for competitive bids
  • Set up a structured evaluation and selection procedure/system to mitigate frauds and associated risks as well as demonstrate impartiality and transparent in awarding the winner
    Contribute to cost monitoring and reporting systems and procedures and monitor trends
  • Support all activities in cost estimation and take a proactive approach towards improvements



  • Degree in Engineering with specialization in Project Management or Cost Control related training
  • Some relevant experience of cost estimating in electronic manufacturing industry
    Able to show evidence of adding value and cost optimization
  • Knowledge and understanding of electronic design and manufacturing processes and components and ability to evaluate and analyze associated costs
  • Good IT systems knowledge and skills including advanced Excel skills
    Ideally experienced in the use of spreadsheets, estimating pricing models and cost management tools
  • Good communication skills with the ability to form and maintain good relationships internally and externally
  • Highly numerate with the ability to research, assemble, manage, and manipulate numerical information
  • Result-oriented and organized with the ability to deliver against deadlines


Interested parties, please apply together with a detailed resume, stating current and expected salary and send it via APPLY NOW. Attractive remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

All personal information received will be treated in strict confidence for employment purpose only. Your application can be considered as unsuccessful if you have not been reached within 3 months. On the other hand, it may be transferred to other companies of our group for job openings. Unsuccessful applications will be destroyed for a period not more than 12 months.