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Sr Mgr Strategic Product Dev

Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: San Jose, CA, US

Company: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation

Job ID

Requisition Id:- 17457

Job Description


As part of the Connectivity and MCU engineering organization at Cypress, you will be joining a team bringing breakthrough IoT technologies from development into full scale production.  The Strategic Product Lead is responsible for overall ownership (business, technical, execution) of the project from cradle to grave, which requires managing large cross functional teams across a global workforce. We seek a technically-astute individual who can communicate effectively to engineers or customers, while becoming a peer in discussions about new product and road map definition. This is a high-impact and high-visibility role for a results-oriented individual who enjoys bringing innovative technologies and products successfully to market.



  • Partners with Product Marketing, Architecture and Systems groups on finalizing product definition, incorporating customer feedback and ensuring roadmap alignment
  • Key interface to strategic customers on both technical and delivery issues
  • Owns overall schedule planning, development targets, resources and budget. Drives improvements on execution and cost reduction from product to product
  • Manages and tracks program execution across the different functional areas
  • Defines the quality criteria and readiness at internal milestones to ensure defined corporate processes are met and customer needs are considered
  • Provides executive level updates on program status on all cross functional areas
  • Maintains ownership of the program through to production qualification and customer ramp




  • A successful candidate will have at least 10 years’ experience in the semiconductor industry with a strong track record of driving IC programs, embedded software projects and system solutions into high volume production
  • Strong technical foundations in electrical engineering, systems engineering and embedded SW. Experience in IoT fundamentals (Wireless, Security, MCUs) is a plus
  • Works constructively within diverse teams and across the organization to achieve group and organizational goals.
  • Focuses on results and desired outcomes and how best to achieve them.
  • Strong problem solving ability
  • Experience with managing engineering talent in a matrixed organization. The right person knows how to effectively manage this type of group in order to deliver a quality product.

Cypress is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training or promoting, on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, U.S. military or protected veteran status, union membership, or political affiliation.


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