Job Description:

**Job Id** N1957383

**Job Title** Product Manager – Voice & Music

**Post Date** 08/18/2017

**Company-Division** Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

**Job Area** Project/Product Management

**Location** California – San Diego

**Job Overview** To define, own, and drive software and platforms (a platform is a combination of several chips and several software and technology components) for the Voice and Music business unit.

In particular:

+ Drive Qualcomm’s software development process, liaise across engineering and teams (esp Snapdragon, Core Audio, WiFi, Bluetooth, DSP), create Feature Requests and own Software Products within Focal Point; take the platform through any necessary stage-gate processes

+ Contribute to roadmaps for component development and delivery within Qualcomm platforms in the Voice & Music business unit

+ Ensure that Qualcomm platforms have clear requirements (coordinating with Product Marketing and Ecosystem Product Managers), and that engineering teams deliver on those requirements

+ Coordinate effort, input, and requirements (such as through Feature Requests on your SP) from colleagues working on the Ecosystems, Chips, or Technologies related to the platform

+ Contribute to product/platform/technology strategy within the BU and communicate outward, including to engineering

+ Conduct or coordinate competitive assessment as necessary for strategy, business cases, or product launch activities

+ Primary focus on our Snapdragon-based smartspeaker platforms, which include software and hardware components to deliver multi-room audio, voice control (e.g. Amazon, Google, etc), Wi-Fi/Bluetooth/BLE, audio DSP, etc.

+ Create platforms that deliver innovative solutions to customer problems, while striving to achieve strong ROI for Qualcomm and lasting differentiation in the market; build, document, communicate, and align the organization around the business case for your platforms

+ Manage product launch plans and coordinate across Qualcomm to launch products/platforms, including training, documentation, fight guides, etc.

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

**Minimum Qualifications** 5+ years in the following areas required:

+ Experience managing software and/or silicon developments or product roadmaps

+ Experience working with program management, product management/marketing and development teams on new products

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Experience with Snapdragon chip architecture and development organization

+ Effective critical thinking to produce product business cases leading to successful products

+ Previous experience with audio products such as* Digital Signal Processing* Amplifiers and I/O including codecs* Audio system software and development kits* Networked audio* Voice User Interfaces and middleware

+ Experience developing consumer audio products

+ Prior product management/marketing experience

+ MBA or equivalent

+ Program management experience

+ Customer facing experience

**Education Requirements** Required: Bachelor’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering or similar discipline

Preferred: Master’s, Business Administration and/or Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering or similar discipline

**EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**

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.