Staff/Principal Product Engineer - Network and Connectivity
Santa Clara, CA 
Posted 11 days ago
Job Description
About Marvell

At Marvell, we believe that infrastructure powers progress. That execution is as essential as innovation. That better collaboration builds better technology. Trusted by the world's leading technology companies for 25 years, we move, store, process and secure the world's data with semiconductor solutions designed for our customers' current needs and future ambitions. Through a process of deep collaboration and transparency, we're ultimately changing the way tomorrow's enterprise, cloud, automotive, and carrier architectures transform-for the better.

The data infrastructure that our customers build has never been more critical to our global economy. It's what's keeping the world connected, businesses running, and information flowing. If you're ready to excel, innovate, and truly enjoy your work, apply now for the position detailed below.

The Opportunity

Networking, Automotive, and Switch Product Engineering Group.

Job Responsibilities:

As a Product Engineer (Network and Connectivity) at Marvell, you will manage a diverse portfolio of projects from Marvell's Networking product line and lead cross-functional teams. This is an opportunity to be a key stakeholder and decision-maker; this role will build and strengthen your leadership skills and
confidence. You will be involved throughout the entirety of a product's life cycle, enabling you to establish a holistic, high-level perspective of the process that will give you an edge both in problem-solving and decision-making scenarios. Additionally, this will present you with the ability to learn and build knowledge
in all the different engineering disciplines involved - you are limited only by curiosity and drive to learn.

Product Engineers (Network and Connectivity) at Marvell are key stakeholders and decision-makers that work to ensure a product...

  • cost-effective, cost-efficient, testable, and manufacturable.
  • ...has competitive Time-to-Market (TTM).
  • ...conforms to high-quality reliability standards and customer requirements.
  • ...has strong engineering sustaining support up-to EOL (e.g. RMA's).

Day-to-day responsibilities of a Product Engineer (Network and Connectivity) at Marvell includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Yield analysis and improvement planning
  • Product qualification and reliability testing
  • Characterization and statistical process control analysis
  • Test support planning and coordination
  • Production transfer coordination and planning w/ global teams
  • Evaluation and driving resolution of customer RMA's
  • Leading cross-functional teams to timely, high-quality completion of NPI, especially for Operations Engineering related activities

Higher role levels are responsible for projects of greater complexity, mentoring other engineers in their domain expertise, and serve as technical consultants for cross-project issues.

Applicants pursuing a role level of Principal Product Engineer (Network and Connectivity) will be expected to work with management as a technical authority for assessing future concepts, guiding strategic initiatives, and solving critical project activities.
Here at Marvell, we strive to bring out the best in our employees and work to ensure that you are provided the tools and knowledge to succeed, grow, and accomplish your career goals.

In recent times where the world has embraced and transitioned heavily into the digital space, the data infrastructures that our customers build have become more critical than ever to our global economy. It's what's keeping us connected, businesses running, and information flowing even during unprecedented
times. As our company slogan suggests, we at Marvell have played a pivotal role in developing Essential Technology needed to build these infrastructures and both our role and organization will only continue to grow and expand further.

If you're ready to excel, innovate, propel your career, and truly enjoy your work - please send in your application!


This opportunity offers potential role level as either: Staff, Senior Staff, or Principal.
Requirements outlined below are for the Staff role level and applicants aiming for a higher role level are expected to demonstrate significant mastery over subjects listed and fulfill a greater number of aspects noted as preferred or a plus.

As a Staff level Product Engineer (Network and Connectivity), you are expected to have:

  • IC-level NPI related professional work experience, preferably as a Product Engineer and/or with Data Communication products/designs.
  • At minimum, either a BSEE (or related field) and 5 years of professional work experience OR a MSEE (or related field) and 3 years of professional work experience as described above.
  • Adept understanding of the NPI process, especially within the context of Operations Engineering.
  • Solid grasp of applied statistics in engineering and process control.
  • Demonstrated ability to navigate through multi-faceted problems, both technical and non-technical.
  • Working experience with ATE apparatus and software (ex: Agilent 93K).
  • High-level proficiency with documentation software and tools such as Excel to produce high-quality presentations and complex data analytics reports.

Soft skills developed to be successful in this role:

  • RCCA-driven problem solving
  • Assertive communication
  • Time management
  • Low-level Delegation
  • Crucial Conversations

At Marvell, we look for the following qualities that are held as the core pillars of our workplace culture:

  • Dynamic - Our cross-functional teams are focused on the finish line, but invested in finding the best way to get there.
  • Attentive - We listen, adapt, and collaborate because we believe that better partnerships build better technology.
  • Real - Our partnerships and technology are built on transparency. We make promises we can keep and are pragmatic about what it will take to deliver.
  • Tenacious - We're dedicated to getting our customers where they want to go and aren't afraid to lead the charge and do what it takes to get there.

Working experience with the following would be a plus:

  • Automotive-grade products
  • Data Analytics tools and software such as JMP and SiliconDash
  • Work process and data automation
  • Cross-functional teams and/or direct collaboration with Project/Program Management
  • Product and/or Test cost assessment and analysis
  • Proposal presentation and defense
  • The Project Success Method
  • System level testing


The Perks

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 page.

Your Future

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.

At Marvell, we are doing our part to help keep our communities and our teams safe. As part of our efforts to address the Covid pandemic and future epidemics, you may be required at any time by our policies or applicable laws to provide proof of applicable vaccination or to present negative test results.

This role is eligible for our hybrid work model in which you will be able to split time between working from home and on-site in a Marvell office.

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.

Any applicant who requires a reasonable accommodation during the selection process should contact Marvell HR Helpdesk at or 408-222-3604.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
5+ years
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