Director, Product Line Management

Date: Nov 20, 2021

Location: Woburn, MA, US

Company: Skyworks


If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect.  We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 65555 

Product Line Manager


The Product Line Manager designs develops and manages activities for the IoT sector within the Diversified Analog Solutions (DAS) Business Unit at Skyworks, including planning through production, release, and end of product life.


S/he communicates and facilitates relationships with the Sales and Marketing teams, drives roadmaps with internal teams, partners with executive and strategy teams, and works daily with Program Management and Engineering. S/he has the opportunity to define creative, high quality product roadmaps, and capabilities to achieve the DAS BU’s strategic goals.


Reporting directly to the DAS BU Infrastructure & IOT Product Line Manager, the right candidate will have a natural system approach to the complex RF problems, a strong business acumen, a broad skill set with the ability to set KPIs for, engage with, and motivate cross functional teams improve processes and achieve desired results.


Position Responsibilities  

  • Drives product portfolio top line growth and GM%.
  • Sets the sector strategic direction and oversees operational activities of the product management and applications teams.
  • Interacts regularly with finance to review product cost models and assure that NPI projects meet BU KPI’s for revenue and profitability
  • Works closely with marketing and sales teams to design in compelling new products and solutions across a diverse set of customers.
  • Drives design teams for continuous improvement on the product cost model
  • Works on complex System problems where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangible factors.
  • Engages marketing teams in development of product roadmaps and reviews of new product proposals.
  • Interfaces directly with technology team to drive new technology developments and improvements to address product roadmap needs.
  • Regularly interacts with executive and/or major customers.  Interactions normally involve customer negotiations or influencing and persuading other senior-level managers.
  • Steers the activities of the broad functional area through several department managers within the business unit and broader company having overall responsibility for planning, budgeting, implementing, and maintaining costs, methods and employees.
  • Exceptional communication, oral and written skills, including crisp, efficient, presentation techniques
  • Ability to maintain focus, composure and provide leadership under time pressure, dealing with demanding internal and external customers, and other sources of stress
  • Able and willing to travel across the multiple sites to communicate policy, provide quarterly business updates, future development plans, and set strategic vision for BU product management and applications teams.



Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Woburn
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston

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