Position Summary: The Telematics Solution position will report into the HARMAN Engineering organization and will be responsible for leading the development of devices, which are both consumer grade and automotive grade products. This position will be involved in design collaboration in development of current and next generation solutions, including ones based on 4G and 5G. The incumbent will institutionalize a Design-to-Cost with the expected outcome is decreased cost with increased innovation, accelerated design cycle-times of development. Telematics is the key foundational technology for the connected car and autonomous driving. It includes technology like LTE modems and network access devices (NADs) as well as wireless standards e.g. BT/WiFi, GNSS, NFC etc. are one of the fastest growing areas. HARMAN works with leading suppliers to design telematics solutions to ensure every in-car experience is entertaining, productive, safe, and secure. Key Responsibilities Establish engineering strategy on the chipset selection, partner section for custom modem development Manage and direct engineering development of modem and transceiver products using direct and indirect teams. Foster innovations in the modem SoC design, RF design, SIM management and other areas. Collaborate with partners on keeping the SoC/Modem/Supporting product roadmap aligned. Will need to lead a team of engineers to deliver larger scale products. Expertise Experience in driving ground up 4G/LTE Modem development projects. Experience in working on SoC design that involve application processors and Modem processors, software and debug platform development. Expertise in working on systems that use modem and application processor out of single SoC Deep rooted knowledge in Telematics application mobile software applications and car2x- and Car2Car communication Understanding of system interconnect protocols and technologies Experience of working through the carrier certification lifecycle and product qualification. Agility Conducting market analysis and publishing whitepapers on strategy for the business unit Systemic thinkers ideally, a background that includes experience in SW, Telematics, Infotainment, etc. Tracking trends for vehicle telematics solutions Exercises creativity and resourcefulness in solving technical problems to maximizes customer value Leadership Interface the hardware and software boundaries of the SoC/Modems. Entrusted with directing large virtual teams to develop modem and SoC products Has the ability to innovate (as necessary) towards using new processes to improve efficiency or to react to changing project timing/requirements.