IC Resources Ltd

VP Technology - Optical Semiconductors / Photonics

Location
Sydney
Salary
competitive salary
Posted
01 Sep 2016
Closes
23 Sep 2016
Ref
J37551
Contact
Jeff Budd
Specialist Area
Semiconductors
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
VP of Technology - Optical Semiconductors/ Photonics - Sydney, Australia

My client is a prolific semiconductor manufacturer, who have a strong reputation in the power IC market. They produce chips for consumer, industrial, medical, telecoms and aerospace/defence markets using their own facilities in Sydney. One of their new innovations is in the optical semiconductor/ photonics space, so they're looking to appoint a VP of Technology who can achieve the following:

- Develop product strategies and roadmaps
- Create technical documentation to support the products
- Establish partnerships with third parties to market the products
- Document processes and constantly refine quality standards/ efficiencies/ strategies accordingly
- Manipulate profit margins
- Manage budgets
- Devise KPIs to monitor the progress of the products
- Build a team to support the 'go to market' strategy

This role will require an experienced semiconductor professional with the below credentials:

- A degree in electrical/ electronics engineering; physics; materials science; or similar
- 10+ years in semiconductor technology (ideally as a product manager in optical/ photonics field)
- A proven track record bringing new products to market
- Experience leading global teams
- A background managing budgets (P&L)
- A strategic mindset
- Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills

This is a very high profile position for a growing organisation, which offers the chance to launch exciting new products. It reports directly in to the MD and requires an autonomous worker who knows how to 'get things done'.

Apply now if you're an experienced Product Manager in the semiconductor (optical/ photonics) field, who has management experience and the necessary skills to bring new products to market.