Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

Staff, Software (SW) Product Manager

Post Date



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

Job Area

Project/Product Management


United States

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.

+ Identifies gaps in market based on complex analyses of market, customer, technology, and other ecosystem demands and provides this information to guide design conversations.

+ Leads team collaboration in the creation of business cases and validates cases for development of a new, complex product to ensure they are appropriate given business direction and asks appropriate questions to understand relevance of program to roadmap.

+ Markets new and complex products and technologies through technical marketing opportunities such as conferences, congresses, and direct customer contact and drives product launch efforts.

+ Prepares and delivers highly complex technical presentations regarding a product roadmap that explains and demonstrates products managed to customers.

+ Translates customer feedback and external environment into potential changes for the differentiated product roadmap and communicates this to senior leaders.

+ Directs and oversees the development of highly complex products or new products areas and services, independently; maintains communication with individuals across functional teams.

+ Completes product development and definition activities for a new or highly complex, owned product, including determination of cost and impact, and interacts with sales team to generate forecasts.

+ Holds self and team(s) accountable for remaining up to date on competitors, technological advances, and the product ecosystem and taking the lead on development and design innovation of new and complex products to articulate differentiation of products to customer and identify trends.

+ Communicates regularly with leadership following a communication plan to ensure cross-functional understanding of product plans for a product line.

+ Ensures successful cross-functional collaboration by ensuring that agreed upon KPIs and specifications are met for a new, complex product(s), upon delivery by engineering team.

+ Collaborates with key stakeholders and program sponsors to develop product goals (e.g., performance, cost, timeline, customer schedules), discuss product feasibility, and facilitate cross-functional decision making for products they own.

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.

+ 5+ 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.