Product Line Manager - Ethernet, Automotive vertical 11/8/2019

Marvell Semiconductor, Inc. Irvine, CA

Irvine, CA
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree



Marvell is empowering the global data economy. Whether at the network core or edge, our leadership technologies make it possible for the world s data to be processed, moved, stored and secured faster and more reliably. With leading intellectual property and deep system-level knowledge, Marvell's infrastructure semiconductor solutions are transforming the 5G, cloud computing, enterprise and automotive markets of tomorrow.

At Marvell, you ll see your ideas put to work, share in the success of our company, and achieve a healthy life-work balance in a strong culture of corporate citizenship and global semiconductor leadership. If you are ready to excel, innovate, and truly enjoy where you work, apply now for the position detailed below.


Marvell is a top five fabless semiconductor company that, through our solutions, moves and stores data faster and more reliably than anyone else. Our solutions transform the enterprise, cloud, automotive, industrial, and consumer markets.

We have a new requirement for a hard charging Product Marketing Manager to "drive" growth in our automotive Ethernet business unit. This high impact Product Marketing Manager role will be responsible for taking our leadership in networking and automotive products to the next level. As the Product Marketing Manager, you will work closely with engineering, finance, and operations team to define next generation products and ensure the correct mix of products are build and in what quantity and provide business unit management with financial decision support and analysis which includes product revenue and margin projections.



Work closely with the Operations and product line teams to provide planning projections for product builds. Ensure the correct mix of products are being built up to meet demand and able to make priority decisions on the product builds if required

Customer interface for business unit for all operations/product logistics related including product pull-in/push-out, PCNs.

Interface with sales and distributors to understand demand forecast drivers, monitor and manage inventory levels for distributors. In addition ensure this data is incorporated to the product line revenue models

Monitor product margins and revenue on the product lines on a regular basis and generate necessary reports for product leads. Drive operations product or test teams to resolve any issues that would impact margin

Work with finance to provide and support necessary financial and operations tools to the product team for business and product planning. Drive the different product teams for deliverables as directed by management. Responsible for delivering the final presentation and data to management.


Strong product management experience including defining products, developing MRDs, and driving design and package engineering analysis

Experience in automotive vertical market and Product Marketing, Business Analysis. Working in the networking semiconductor products is a strong plus.

Must have experience in a customer-facing role. The candidate must have the necessary communications skills and experience to be able to interface effectively and manage product expectations at customer.

Familiarity with Ethernet and SerDes market and technology is essential.

Must be very familiar with Excel and able to build complex macro

Must have proven experience to build necessary financial tools for doing forecast, revenue and margin analysis and ability to evaluate trade-offs on the ease of use of the tool and ability to meet the requirements set by management.

Comprehensive background in semiconductor design necessary to evaluate product tradeoffs for performance, manufacturing cost, power and total development cost. Familiarity with key system elements of Ethernet products in order to evaluate product tradeoffs

Minimum of 9 years of experience (at least 5 years of which should include experience in managing a revenue base and complex products)

Bachelor degree in EE or Computer Science is required. MBA is required.


Ability to handle fast pace and pressure environment

Strong initiative and self-starter attitude

Distinct accomplishment that clearly contributed to increased revenue




With competitive compensation and great benefits, you will enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture. We ll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us. For additional information on what it s like to work at Marvell, visit our Careers page.


Marvell provides a work environment that promotes employee growth and development. We are searching for an individual who wants to grow with the company and will strive to improve performance. If you are driven, personable, and energetic, there will be additional opportunities for you here at Marvell.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.