Our client, a designer and manufacturer of affordable high-performance components for high speed communications offering the best in millimeter-wave engineering and high speed digital design is currently seeking a Product Manager at their corporate headquarters in Wine Country, Santa Rosa, CA.
The key responsibilities for this position include gathering and prioritizing market & customer requirements, working closely with Engineering and Operations to deliver winning products, leading customer technical and business interactions, and developing and executing marketing strategies.As a basis for consideration, all interested applicants must possess the following qualifications:
BS/MSEE or equivalent degree plus a minimum of 5 years experience performing in a Product Manager or Product Marketing Manager capacity within integrated circuit or fiber-optic telecommunications industries.
Technical understanding of RF components and systems fiber-optic telecommunications technology or MMICs including a working knowledge of the following:o Transponder optical modulation techniques and system design trends for increased bit rates and lower power
o IC (CMOS, bipolar, GaAs, InPh) design and fabrication processes, technologies, techniques
o IC packaging/pcb manufacturing technologies, materials, techniques
o Reliability/QA practices, tools, techniques
o Telecom optical transport system architecture and operation
o Statistical methods related to design of experiments and inferences of a population based on sampling.
Demonstrated success influencing and motivating diverse teams without having direct managerial authority.
Demonstrated success defining and launching new products.
15% international and domestic travel required
The Product Manager is responsible for both the product planning and product marketing of components used in fiber-optic telecommunications systems. Duties include the following:
Product Planning Responsibilities
Manage assigned products throughout their lifecycle (Concept to EOL).
Provide expertise with regards to customer requirements and future needs.
Define and update product line strategies and roadmaps.
Deliver MRDs and PRDs with priorities and corresponding justification.
Provide expertise with respect to competitive offerings and alternatives.
Work closely with Engineering and Operations to deliver winning products.
Product Marketing Responsibilities
Lead customer technical and business interactions.
Define and update marketing strategies & messaging and drive execution.
Develop technical marketing collateral including data sheets, application notes and presentations.
Brief and train the sales force.Interested?
If you have any questions please call Dale at 707-820-7900 or via linked-in at http://www.linkedin.com/in/dalepcorreaThank you for your consideration!