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Product Manager - Processor Security

Position : Product Manager - Processor Security


We believe Codasip is the most innovative processor solutions company. We take pride in designing and developing cutting-edge, high-performance, and energy-efficient CPU cores from scratch, and our own automated proprietary tools to fully customize them. We give our customers a unique competitive advantage by empowering their system-on-chip developers to build the most innovative products.

Our processor cores are based on the RISC-V open architecture. The potential for customizing RISC-V is unlocked with the Codasip Custom Compute approach: our unique architecture description language, CodAL, and the powerful automated processor design tool, Codasip Studio. These are at the heart of our unique and groundbreaking RISC-V processor solutions.

Founded in 2014, we've grown into a thriving and talented global community. Our IP engineering teams work from offices spread across Europe, including our first and largest design center in the beautiful city of Brno, Czechia. Across Europe, we already have design teams in Cambridge, Bristol, Munich, Villeneuve-Loubet, Barcelona, Thessaloniki, Heraklion and Athens. The Codasip team is also based close to its customers, which means we have dedicated sales and application engineers in the USA, Japan, Korea, and China.

Codasip is a private company backed by well-funded EU grants. Our products are already making a real impact, with billions of devices already in the market powered by our processor IP and tools.

As a Product Manager at Codasip, you will act as the critical interface between Codasip’s engineering teams and the commercial world. You will work over the full spectrum of the product life cycle. Firstly, you will be responsible for driving early-stage feasibility and viability. Then you will move to delivery and deployment in our customers' products, ensuring a successful commercial outcome.

Our product style here at Codasip is a balance of technical depth and commercial strategy combined with a focus on continuous discovery of our customer and market needs. You will work closely with Field Application Engineering (FAE), Marketing, Sales and Engineering to manage our innovative and unique product solutions.

What you’ll do:

  • Help define product strategy through discovery, direction, capabilities and opportunities
  • Engage deeply with customers to understand their problems and needs, both technically and commercially
  • Write and collaborate on product opportunity and requirements documents; expressing the market opportunity, timeframes, product selling points, feasibility etc.
  • Collaborate with sales on product pricing, definition and promotion
  • Engage with FAE teams to support them in answering technical questions about the product
  • Work with our engineering technical leaders and developers to bring them closer to the customer problem and guide the product solutions collaboratively and iteratively
  • Collaborating with the marketing team to promote the product and develop go-to-market strategies
  • Support the business and other stakeholders as needed with wider understanding of the products
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What we need:

  • Technical or Product background within processor security or architecture
  • Good general knowledge of related cryptography and security technologies e.g.
  • Side-channel analysis and countermeasures
  • Fault injection and countermeasures
  • Memory safety and isolation techniques, e.g. MTE, TrustZone
  • Processor security microarchitecture, e.g. SPECTRE countermeasures
  • Software security hardening and secure OSs
  • Security testing tools and techniques
  • The ability to engage in and understand technical discussions, go behind the surface of a customer’s request and understand the user needs
  • An understanding of, or strong exposure to product management
  • Commercial experience and mindset, with the ability to think strategically about why
  • Excellent written and spoken English, as well as confidence in presenting (both internally and externally e.g. trade shows)
  • Social competency, flexibility and ability to work in team
  • A down-to-earth approach
  • Be willing to travel internationally for team meetings

What we’d love you to have:

  • A degree in a relevant technical field e.g. electronics, computer science
  • Experience in driving development/engineering effort
  • An understanding of computer architecture
  • Customer facing experience
  • Previous experience in a product manager role
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About Employer

Codasip is a processor solutions company which helps developers to differentiate their products. We are Europe’s leading RISC-V company with a global presence. Billions of chips already use our technology. In today’s technology market, differentiation is everything. The difference between success and failure. And, in chip design, this difference is quite literally wafer thin. With increasing transistor costs, your developers can no longer rely on semiconductor scaling and legacy processors to achieve your goals. The only way forward is to implement custom compute with designs tailored to your applications. We deliver custom compute through the combination of the open RISC-V ISA, Codasip Studio processor design automation and high-quality processor IP. Our innovative approach lets you easily customize and differentiate your designs. You can develop high-performing, and game-changing products that are truly transformational.

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Posted in 2023-10-05

Expired in 2023-12-03

This vacancy has been closed