Qualcomm VP, Engineering in Hsinchu, Taiwan
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
Engineering - Software
Taiwan - Hsinchu
Working with cross-functional teams to bring fingerprint biometric sensor technology and manufacturing capability to production ready
Operations engineering lead to manage suppliers and drive the high-volume manufacturability of fingerprint sensors
Enable ecosystem development for high volume manufacturing of fingerprint modules.
Develop the execution strategy to achieve engineering and business team roadmap requirements
Set vision, lead and motivate manufacturing ops teams.
Drive strategic development by assessing current and new ideas, evaluating cost-down path, and determining the scope and scale of work required to achieve product and customer goals. Create and evolve a manufacturing operation plan that supports Fingerprint business objectives, taking into account technical capabilities, cost constraints, and growth plans.
Good communication skills. Strong in customer interface and cross-functional team-work.
Ability to create and manage accountability-based-culture: lead, motivate and develop a highly technical and talented manufacturing and ops organization.
Ability to travel
-15+ years of progressive experience in engineering, including at least of 5 years as a VP and above.
-5+ years experience developing components products or equipment involving sensors and biometric technologies.
-Experience with running Operations and/or Product Development of sensor module systems with delivery to Smartphone OEMs.
*Hands-on experience working with customers in Smartphone industries including module manufacturing, semi-conductor and smartphone companies.
-5+ years experience with leading process centric module technologies
-Experience in building partnerships and manufacturing of module technologies
-Experience having successfully employed processes and methodologies to ensure timely delivery of projects; knows how to employ process and incorporate metrics by which progress against plan can be measured, accountability can be established, and greater predictability and repeatability can be realized.
-Experience in commercializing and scaling up of new technologies to high volume
-Proven track record of successfully delivering projects on-time / on-budget and driving best practices.
-Must be articulate, open, and direct. Possess strong executive presence with positive interactions across all levels of management, staff and with external customers and stakeholders.
-Serve as a catalyst in bringing together new ideas and creative processes to create an environment of continuous improvement.
-Achieve a high level of trust from the customers. Work closely with customers to validate product specifications and collaborate on developing products that meet or exceed specifications
-Must be willing to relocated to the Santa Clara, California area
-Open to extensive travel to Asia, South Korea, Taiwan and other Pacific Rim markets
-Required: Bachelors in in Engineering, Physics, or related field
-Preferred: Masters or higher
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.