Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Job Area:Operations Group, Operations Group > Business Operations

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.

Overview and Purpose

We are looking for a highly qualified professional to work closely with our GM, Automotive Business Unit (Auto BU), as Director/Sr Director, Strategic Ops Management for our Products & Platforms. The Automotive BU is rapidly expanding and has ambitious growth plans across the global marketplace. The BU services an expansive list of global customers through innovative and cutting-edge products and technical solutions with an aim to e xtend leadership in infotainment and telematics platforms across tiers; automotive 5G and C-V2X; OEM service models; expand ADAS/autonomy roadmaps and partnerships. This is a key leadership position in shaping the future of the business unit and elevating it to the next level. The position will champion change by utilizing a data-driven approach, reconfiguring current business processes with strong linkages to business drivers, establishing objective KPI’s and metrics, and ensuring goals are met through a combination of change championship, data analysis, process improvements, passionate execution and accountability.


Under the guidance and empowerment of Qualcomm’s Auto BU GM, the incumbent will:

+ Facilitate conceptualization, development and deployment of strategic business initiatives. Work with the GM to identify gaps in strategy, define operational plans and commission high impact projects.

+ Oversee daily operations and implementation of BU projects and programs through collaboration with senior leaders both within and outside the Auto BU, direct staff and key stakeholders.

+ · Call out early signs of business results to proactively deploy strategies to maximize business opportunities and / or minimize negative outcomes for the BU.

+ Manage key data analytics and review/suggest improvements to current processes and coordinate organizational procedures to optimize productivity of the GM’s office

+ Serve as a trusted advisor, handling inquiries and developing action plans to address them, and assisting with the preparation and dissemination of communications.

+ Be a neutral party who is adept at navigating matrix structures, influencing across hierarchies and driving change to achieve business results for the Auto BU.

Minimum Qualifications

+ 15+ years in a business role at a high-tech company, including at least 5 years in leadership or senior management roles.

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Finance, Business Administration or Management.

+ Proven experience in managing senior leaders and cross-functional teams.

+ Experience with planning, process improvement, leading strategic initiatives, establishing metrics, and driving change

+ Excellent communicator in written and verbal form; able to present to executives and customers.

+ Experience with getting to win-win outcomes; hands-on negotiation skills

+ Extremely versatile, analytical, dedicated to efficient productivity, able to manage complex, business tasks often with competing priorities.

+ Ability to build relationships and influence others in a collaborative manner will be essential

Preferred Qualifications

+ Experience in Product Management, Engineering Operations or Commercial Operations / Finance

+ Strong fundamental knowledge of QC products (how products are built and sold, strong understanding of product lifecycle management, customer lifecycle management, exposure to product cost, product development operations)

+ Exposure to developing partnerships, new ecosystem engagements

If you’d like to join the team that is bringing the digital cockpit to reality, apply now!

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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.