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Title:  Co-op Product Management/Marketing Engineer

Company:  Renesas Electronics Canada Ltd.
Country/Region:  CA
State:  ON
City:  Ottawa
Business Unit:  IoT and Infrastructure Business Unit
Office:  CAN - Ottawa (IDT)
Job Function:  Marketing
Job Type:  Temporary

Company Overview


Renesas is a global semiconductor company providing hardware and software solutions for a range of cutting-edge technologies including self-driving cars, robots, automated factory equipment, and smart home applications. We are a key supplier to the world’s leading manufacturers of the electronics you rely on every day; you may not see our products, but they are all around you.


Renesas is a global, multi-billion dollar, publicly-traded company headquartered in Japan, and has subsidiaries in 20 countries worldwide. Renesas is a dynamic, multi-cultural technology company where employees learn, mentor, innovate and thrive. Renesas is extending our share in fast-growing data economy-related markets such as infrastructure and data center, and strengthening our presence in the industrial/IOT and automotive segments. Our solutions drive products developed by major innovators around the world. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics.


Job description


Temporary full time (40 hours/week) Co-op/Intern position (Fall 2021)


Renesas is a market leader in timing products. We are looking for a passionate, detail-oriented product marketer for our cloud and compute product line management team. 


Your everyday work will have an impact on customer relationships, winning designs across entire product portfolio and product planning.


You will be part of the product line management team and learn how the products are developed from concept all the way to end of life. 


What you'll learn –
•    Top level view of hardware industry development from initial concept all the way to end of life
•    Semiconductor product development and real-world analog design trade-offs
•    In-depth understanding of timing products and next generation phase lock loop (PLL) products
•    Market sense and industry trends in the world of computing
•    How to work with engineering team on trade-offs to achieve a realizable technical specification and system solution
•    Day-day business operations and product management


What you'll do –
•    Track and respond to day-day sample, market opportunities and revenue status
•    Collaborate with corporate marketing team on product landing pages, sell-sheet, blogs and other form of sales enablement tools
•    Become familiar with product features and understand the value proposition of these features to an electrical system 
•    Study end customer systems, identify system and market trends. Use this information to provide inputs to form a product strategy and roadmap
•    Respond to sales and customer inquiries on product pricing, schedule, forecast, lifetime and technical requests 
•    Partner with Sales, Engineering and Operations to validate customer acceptance of launched product and use customer feedback to drive product innovations
•    Product life cycle management – management of product life cycle issues such as Product Change Notices and ultimately Product Discontinuation Notices




•    Have a strong interest to utilize technical skills to achieve business goals
•    Take ownership on the work you do and require minimum supervision
•    Demonstrate strong attention to details, project management and organization skills, ability to manage competing priorities
•    Knowledge in phase lock loops, data converters and other analog/mixed signal basics 
•    Server, PC or embedded computing system exposure is a nice-to-have




Recent graduate or working on last year of towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Master’s Degree preferred.


Renesas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Renesas is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.