Senior Project Manager, Engineering

Skyworks Solutions   •  

Cedar Rapids, IA

Industry: Semiconductors


11 - 15 years

Posted 335 days ago

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is empowering the wireless networking revolution. Our highly innovative analogsemiconductors are connecting people, places and things spanning a number of new and previously unimagined applications. We possess broad technology capabilities and one of the most complete product portfolios in the industry. Our customers are global industry leaders who are driving innovative platforms that are changing the way we all live, work and play. Our global team collaborates daily to create the semiconductors the world relies on. If you're looking for a challenging and exciting career in a fast-paced environment, Skyworks offers a variety of roles in an environment that promotes prompt decision making, uninhibited sharing of best practices and individual ownership. Here, you'll find minimal layers of management, open communication and mutual trust and respect.

Requisition ID: 36648 

Senior Project Manager, Engineering


High visibility position in a fast growing location.  In this critical role, you will be responsible for Technical/Business Program Management of multiple power amplifier/front-end module/multi-mode development projects from initial proposal phase through production launch. Tasks/efforts include chairing weekly development team meetings, resolving technical issues, driving critical path schedule tasks, supporting customer interaction, ISO/Dev. Process compliance, presentations to senior management, etc. If you enjoy being in a critical path, driving role in which you make a significant impact in launching products to market, this is the right opportunity for you!


Position can be based in San Jose or Irvine, California OR Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


Job Requirements:

Strong knowledge of Microsoft Project S/W (Scheduling Skills), MS Powerpoint (Presentations Skills), Knowledge of Oracle’s Agile PLM software is a plus, and Team Leadership experience. Knowledge of Project Management, Product Development Processes, and Technical Project Mgmt.

Candidates must be capable of managing priorities and schedules for multiple development teams (consisting of Design Engineering, Product & Test Engineering, QA, Reliability, Operations, Purchasing, etc.) to assure new product customer specification compliance, cost targets, critical milestones, prototype sample on-time deliveries, etc. Also must be capable of developing detailed MS Project Schedules and presenting project critical path status/issues/actions to Skyworks management. Must be very detail-oriented with strong organizational and communication skills.


Bachelors Degreerequired, Masters degreepreferred

12years’ program management experiencerequired, 5+ years managing deliverables for engineering teams. 

Minimal travelrequired