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Director Product Marketing

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Company Overview

Calling the adventurers ready to join a company that's pushing the limits of nanotechnology to keep the digital revolution rolling. At KLA, we're making technology advancements that are bigger—and tinier—than the world has ever seen.

Who are we?  We research, develop, and manufacture the world's most advanced inspection and measurement equipment for the semiconductor and nanoelectronics industries. We enable the digital age by pushing the boundaries of technology, creating tools capable of finding defects smaller than a wavelength of visible light. We create smarter processes so that technology leaders can manufacture high-performance chips—the kind in that phone in your pocket, the tablet on your desk and nearly every electronic device you own—faster and better. We're passionate about creating solutions that drive progress and help people do what wouldn't be possible without us.  The future is calling. Will you answer?


With over 40 years of semiconductor process control experience, chipmakers around the globe rely on KLA to ensure that their fabs ramp next-generation devices to volume production quickly and cost-effectively. Enabling the movement towards advanced chip design, KLA's Global Products Group (GPG), which is responsible for creating all of KLA’s metrology and inspection products, is looking for the best and the brightest research scientist, software engineers, application development engineers, and senior product technology process engineers.

The RAPID division is the world leading provider of reticle inspection solutions for the semiconductor industry. The company provides inspection solutions to both the mask shops and the semiconductor fabs to ensure that lithography yields are consistently high thus enabling cost-effective manufacturing.


The RAPID division has a number of complex product lines and the suitable candidate will be
responsible for all aspects of the following for inspection products:
Managing team of product marketing managers and product lines within the division to drive customer satisfaction and overall business opportunities.
  • New product introductions to meet market needs
  • Market requirements documents for new products and features
  • Development of business plans and new marketing initiatives
  • Working closely with the engineering teams providing leadersip and definition in the development of products, features and options for inspection product lines
  • Management of beta work with customers and involvement in MARCOM development and planning
  • Own and maintain the roadmap across products and alignment with industry requirements
  • Close customer interface with respect to existing and new products to ensure customer satisfaction and delivering on business needs
  • Work closely with regional marketing to drive business for the division


Reticle inspection and EUV experience is a plus.

Minimum Qualifications

PhD is preferred with 4-6 years of related marketing experience in the capital equipment or semiconductor industry.

Masters level degree with 6-10 years of related marketing experience in the capital equipment or semiconductor industry.

Equal Employment Opportunity

KLA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.