Job Description:

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Job Title

Director Product Manager, Automotive Software

Post Date



Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Project/Product Management


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.

The successful candidate will help to define and drive the software product roadmap within Qualcomms’ Automotive business unit, with the following focus:

1). High-level and Real Time operating systems and frameworks on Snapdragon devices including, but not limited to:

Linux (AGL / Yocto) including Linux Containers (LXC etc)



Android (including Android Auto Embedded)

Hypervisor solutions to support combinations of the above virtualized OSes

2). Generation of software roadmaps for Automotive BU paying consideration to:

A portfolio which can be leveraged by OEMs, Tier1s and ISVs in the Automotive eco-system

Ability to work with eco-system partners to provide scalable software offering to customers

Flexibility within portfolio to respond to changing needs of nascent Infotainment, Digital Cockpit, ADAS, Safety, Automotive Security and Connected Car software requirements

Key Responsibilities:

+ Collection and Prioritization of Product Requirements, Feature Requests and Software Products to ensure key customer milestones are met in an optimized and efficient manner.

+ Generation of the business case associated with any proposed software product

+ Cradle to grave ownership of software products: Working with automotive chipset product management, business development, eco-system management, engineering, program management, customer support and marketing teams to ensure timely and cost-effective delivery of customer SW releases and Proof of Concept & Demo products for internal and external use.

+ Working with the Legal, Contracts, Engineering and business support teams to ensure that the necessary in-sourcing and out-bound licensing and SOW agreements and processes are in place to efficiently work with partners, customers and suppliers – including collection and generation of comprehensive documentation of 3rd Party, Proprietary and Open Source Intellectual Property.All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

Minimum Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, Humanities, or related field.

+ 8+ years Product Management or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

+ Experience producing product business cases leading to successful products

+ Familiarity with Linux and Android

+ Direct experience in automotive software product management

+ Domain knowledge of automotive HLOS & RTOSes, multimedia, graphics, security, safety, ADAS and connected car

+ Experience developing software, including Agile Embedded software

+ Global market experience

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, Humanities, or related field.

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.

About Qualcomm

Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.