Qualcomm Sr Program Manager – QCT Application Technology in Shanghai, China

Job Description:

Job Id N1956385

Job Title Sr Program Manager – QCT Application Technology

Post Date 06/21/2017

Company-Division Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area Engineering Support

Location China - Shanghai

Job Overview This is a highly visible position. The Program Manager of Technology will plan, manage and track execution of Application technology (HLOS Linux Android, Multimedia, etc) related software feature planning, development tracking and support cross QCT chipset solutions. The Program Manager will work closely with QCT engineering teams, product management/marketing, TAM/CE and business development partners to ensure/enable timely customer production.

Minimum Qualifications Planning:

Responsible for supporting QCT Application Technology engineering team to generate the resource assignment, delivery plan, risk analysis and contingency planning cross QCT chipset solutions.

Consolidate technology requirements and feature change requests from internal system/technology team and external customers to ensure engineering efforts being fully utilized for maxim business impact.

Work closely with technical staff to develop key customer relationships and align internal development milestones with key customer project/product plan.

Abstract and analyze historical engineering loading data to support resource forecast/planning for QCT Application Technology engineering team.

Work closely with TAM, sourcing and customer support team to enable eco-system partners and leverage industry expertise for Application Technology solution tuning and customization.

Documents and reports on progress of programs.


Chair cross-functional meetings to drive the milestones typically spanning multiple locations / geographic regions.

Work as team in the change control process and proactively understand top issues, report status regularly and escalate when needed.

Conducts the internal status reviews with various teams including the development, product management/marking, CE and the Executive Management

Seeks to improve program operations, including tracking and reporting; interface with technical projects completion and documentation

Define, document, & communicate the critical path, timeline, issues lists

Facilitate clear and accurate communications across distributed teams including engineers in Asia and US

Weekly status publication including risk assessment, risk mitigation, path forward

Preferred Qualifications BSEE (with 7-10+ years working experience) or MSEE Degree (with 5-7+ years working experience) in Electronics, Computer Science Engineering or equivalent

Must have at least one Application Technology specialty (e.g. Linux Android, UI, Telephony, Camera, Audio, Video, etc)

Demonstrated capability with both technical and logistical risk assessment & risk mitigation, critical path assessment and contingency planning, forward vision issues identification and avoidance planning

Proven ability to take decisive action and deliver tangible results in a fast-paced cross-functional organization and highly competitive industry

Excellent internal and external communication & interpersonal skills; experience developing and delivering executive level presentations

Vision to enable the drive to solutions - "what does it take?" compared to "is it possible?"

Superior communication and team building skills with demonstrated results in delivering of the goods

Excellent people management skills to interface with colleagues cross functional teams and third parties.

Leadership qualities in a matrix organization.

Education Requirements NA

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