11 hours

Program Manager, Staff - Automotive Connectivity

San Diego, CA
  • Job Code
Job Id N1978281
Job Title Program Manager, Staff - Automotive Connectivity
Post Date 11/20/2019
Company Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area Project/Product Management
Location California - San Diego
Job Overview Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age and this is where you come in. Qualcomm Technologies automotive solutions allows carmakers to integrate cutting-edge wireless and compute technologies into todays connected cars. Our latest Wi-Fi 6 solution offers enhanced capacity, extended range, and the latest Wi-Fi standard to enable premium wireless experiences in the next generation of vehicles. The Automotive Connectivity team is looking for an experienced Program Manager to help manage the execution of our expanding portfolio. Responsible for all aspects of the program to ensure success - identifying critical path, critical risks, and opportunities for innovation and improvement. Adapt to rapidly changing market and customer requirements while delivering to schedule, quality, and cost requirements. Understand barriers, challenges, and tradeoffs in all functional areas (chip design, SW, quality, sourcing, customer engineering, marketing, and business operations) in order to maintain a coherent plan for delivering to schedule, product cost, and function. Coordinates the work of worldwide development teams that contribute to multiple projects in parallel, competing for resources and attention. Organizes and leads cross-functional meetings to set project milestones, define project tasks, and establish program plans and processes. Troubleshoots program issues at both a managerial and technical level and helps to develop alternative program tasks, schedules, milestones, resource plans, processes etc. to resolve program issues and conflicts. Leads customer problem resolution, identifying required resources, tasks and investigation paths to quickly solve customer issues to maintain schedule for end product launch and production.
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.
  • 5+ years Program Management experience or related work experience.
  • 5+ years working with operating budgets, resources, and/or project financials.
  • Preferred Qualifications Experience with high volume manufacturing preferred. Working knowledge of semiconductor design, software, test, and fabrication a strong plus. Experience with automotive requirements is highly desired. The ideal candidate has a strong technology background paired with program management experience of wireless products. An understanding of Wi-Fi technology is a must. Minimum of 10 years of experience in SoC development including direct management of chip design, systems, product and test engineering, software, applications, or product development. Experience in multiple areas of SoC design and development preferred. Must be able to multi-task with and understand/facilitate/guide a variety of disciplines such as digital design, fabrication, test and verification, product support, reliability, process control, inventory control, scheduling, applications, marketing, and sales operations. Self-starter. Comfortable working with uncertainty but also able to create structure within chaos and take action. Capable of divergent thinking, convergent action, and influential communication. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to mentor and motivate project teams (leadership). Must be able to articulate vision and influence decision making and outcomes both within Qualcomm and with external suppliers. Team builder. Strong business acumen required.
    Education Requirements
  • Required: Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering and/or Electronics & Satellites Eng

  • Preferred: Master's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field.
  • Preferred: PMP Certification.
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    EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.


    Posted: 2019-12-12 Expires: 2020-01-11

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