Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Staff, Product Management – MDM Chipset Product Management

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.

**Summary** The Modem Chipset Product Management team is part of QCT’s Product Management organization. The team manages the cellular technology (aka modem) portfolio; the portfolio includes all cellular systems and radio technologies being commercialized by QCT (GSM, 1x/DO, UMTS/HSPA, TD-SCDMA, LTE, 5G) and thin modem (MDM) products that utilize these technologies. The teams objective is to synthesize and prioritize technical requirements, establish an overall cellular technology portfolio strategy and roadmap to enable QCT to maintain overall technology, product and business leadership. Development of the cellular technology portfolio takes into account technology evolution, standardization initiatives, infrastructure developments and partnerships, evolution in device related engineering and testing processes as well as market/product requirements, opportunities and competitive landscape.

As a product manager within the Cellular Technology Portfolio Management team the selected candidates job functions will be to:

+ Manage multiple existing 4G/5G commercial thin modem (MDM) products in all aspects including but not limited to customer management, working with engineering, finance, operations and sales to manage the product on a daily basis.

+ Develop product requirement documents and define key features for current and future chipsets by working with multiple internal program management/ engineering groups, external customers (operators/OEMs) and developing a deep understanding of cellular industry trends.

+ Weigh trade-offs of cost, features, time to market and develop return of investment (ROI) analysis and present to upper management.

+ Develop business cases, go to market strategies, including working with reference design group to develop reference design offerings to provide a competitive product in the market.

+ Direct interface with customers and wireless operators to further product lifetime, and managing existing product issues/strategies from business and high level technical aspects.

+ Working with internal and external partner marketing organizations to build momentum for new products.The successful candidate will have strong technical, organizational, communication and negotiation skills and will be a self-starter.

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.

+ 4+ years Product Management or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

+ 10+ years Product Management or related work experience.

+ 2+ years working with operating budgets and/or project financials.

+ 2+ years negotiating 3rd party business agreements.

+ 3+ years working in a large matrixed organization.

Education Requirements

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.