Global Procurement Structure

National Instruments is headquartered in Austin, Texas, USA. We have corporate and international branch offices in nearly 40 countries. A central procurement and R&D staff in Austin directs all key supplier activities, including sourcing strategy. Our Hungary, Malaysia, Ireland, China, and Costa Rica locations play a key role in supporting our procurement strategy.

Our procurement groups are based in six countries at this time: USA, Hungary, Malaysia, Ireland, China, and Costa Rica.

The procurement staff is primarily organized into the following specialties:

  • Mechanical Commodity includes printed circuit board, formed/sheet/extruded/stamped/diecast metal, cable assemblies, system enclosures, packaging, plastics, and hardware.
  • Electrical Components Commodity includes all electrical and electromechanical components.
  • Software/Print includes software replication and print services.
  • Supply Chain Operations includes operations, processes, system infrastructure, and other environmental programs.
  • Procurement Engineering includes supplier quality, Component Engineering, and R&D support.
  • Indirect Procurement includes company-wide purchases that are not directly used in the production of customer products.

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