Location: Santa Clara, CA, United States
Division: Central Research Institute
Area: Media Technology Research
Media Technology Lab, first research lab and the driving force of media
technology research within Huawei, is seeking a Director to lead our research
team in Silicon Valley.
We're focus on developing disruptive media technology to differentiate our future generation media products.
We brainstorm ground breaking experiences andbuild prototypes.
We transform our ideas into reality through shipping first-to market products.
Title: Director, Media Lab Santa Clara, US
We are looking for a highly motivated Media Technology Director with profound
media technology experience and a strong technology promotion and
commercialization focus. The ideal candidate to lead this team is someone with a
strong technical background, is passionate about building compelling media
experience, and has startup-like energy.
§ Inspire and motivate the team, from fostering grass roots innovation to
delivering compelling vision.
§ Focus on understanding and promoting business application of technology.
§ Provide technical leadership, delivering technical ideas.
§ Represent Huawei in media technology related matters to the external
§ Ensure the hiring and retaining of great people throughout your organization.
§ As part of the senior staff, present your own areas to executives, leaders,
BUs across Huawei, and customers.
§ Refine the career path for senior staff within the team.
§ Work with peer groups to plan and define future research direction.
Desired Skills & Experience
§ 15+ years of professional experience in media technology research, with
strong focus on technology transfer and commercialization, 8+ years of
management experience required.
§ An aptitude for understanding business applications from a functional and
§ Experience with taking research ideas into concrete product deliverables
either in a startup or at a big company.
§ Demonstrated ability to facilitate collaboration and achieve alignment in crossfunctional
§ Excellent verbal, written and presentation communication skills in English. It is
desirable to have similar skills in Mandarin.
§ Knowledge in one or more technology domains – Image Processing,
Computer Vision, Machine Learning, etc.
§ Strong leadership, people management and communication skills.
§ PhD in a related field, solid publication and patent record.
§ Strong analytical and problem solving skills, attention to detail.
Why work for us?
§ We are the global No. 1 telecom solution provider serving 45 of the world's
top 50 operators
§ Recognized on World's Most Innovative Companies List - 3 consecutive years
by Fast Company Magazine
§ Unprecedented growth - Double digit % growth in revenues every year since
§ Our contract sales reached $32.4 billion USD in 2012, a year on year
increase of 11+%
§ We invest in engineering and innovation - 62,000+ of our 140,000 global
employees work in R&D
§ We filed 36,344 patent applications in 2011 – globally ranked #3 for
International Patent Submissions
§ We continually invest heavily in global community involvement programs
§ We support green energy - Lowered CO2 emissions by 13,000 tons via
Huawei’s green packaging solutions
§ We are a member of 130 standard bodies
§ We are a global leader providing LTE infrastructure and commercialization -
ranked No. 1 worldwide with 50%+ market share (Nov-2011)
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