Axelera AI stands at the forefront of the semiconductor industry, driving advancements in artificial intelligence acceleration.
In just over 2 years, we’ve assembled a team of over 140+ brilliant engineers, developers, and business experts from across the globe. Guided by the brightest minds in the AI sphere and supported by renowned innovation leaders like IMEC, we’ve secured a total of US$50 million in funding.
Our unwavering commitment to innovation has firmly established us as a global industry pioneer. Now, we’re on the lookout for a visionary Product Director to lead our product strategy.
We’re seeking a dynamic Product Director at Axelera.ai to spearhead our product initiatives. As leader of our product team, you’ll orchestrate a product vision that aligns with business objectives and market dynamics, while nurturing a collaborative environment that fosters innovation and diversity of thought. Your leadership will be instrumental in propelling our products to new heights, driving growth, and solidifying our position as trailblazers in the AI semiconductor industry. Your responsibilities will include the definition of hardware and software product requirements.
– Market and Customer Insight Gathering:
Identify customer and market needs, focusing on usability, pricing, and performance for AI processing units, acceleration cards, AI systems, and software stacks.
Gather and share internally partner and customer feedback to all relevant stakeholders.
– Market Needs Analysis and Communication:
Analyse market demands and effectively communicate these needs to the R&D, engineering, and software development teams.
Conduct benchmarking of Axelera AI technology and product specifications against competitors.
– Product Value Proposition and Strategy:
Develop and articulate Axelera’s unique product value proposition.
Formulate and execute product marketing strategies, including pricing and market penetration tactics.
– Product Representation and Documentation:
Design and deliver product presentations at internal and external events, to customers, and investors.
Collaborate with marketing and R&D teams to produce comprehensive product documentation.
– Product Development Support:
Assist in creating a product kit for rapid adoption, engaging key stakeholders.
Contribute to the definition and implementation of the product and technology roadmap.
– Competitive Analysis and Market Research:
Perform in-depth analysis of competitors, including company size, funding, technology, products, valuation, and revenue.
Stay informed about current and future Total Addressable Market (TAM) and Serviceable Available Market (SAM) trends.
– Innovation and Strategy Development:
Identify emerging trends and formulate strategies to capitalize on new product opportunities.
Collaborate closely with R&D to ensure product feasibility and feature integration.
– Partnership Development:
Seek and evaluate potential hardware and software strategic partners and customers.
– Cross-functional Collaboration:
Work closely with the Marketing Director and CEO to develop marketing communication plans and materials.
Actively participate in identifying new market segments and strategies for engagement.
– Experience: Proven track record in top-tier strategy consulting, preferably with a focus on product strategy or development.
– Product Management: Hands-on experience in product development, with a strong understanding of the product lifecycle.
– Leadership: Demonstrated ability to lead and inspire teams to achieve ambitious goals.
– Strategic Thinking: Exceptional strategic thinking and problem-solving skills.
– Drive and Energy: High drive and energy to navigate a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
– Inclusivity: A commitment to inclusive leadership and fostering a diverse and collaborative team culture.
– Communication: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
What we offer
This is your chance to shape and be part of a dynamic, fast-growing, international organization. We offer an attractive compensation package, including a pension plan, extensive employee insurances and the option to get company shares.
An open culture that supports creativity and continual innovation is awaiting you. Collaborative ownership and freedom with responsibility is characteristic for the way we act and work as a team.
At Axelera AI, we wholeheartedly embrace equal opportunity and hold diversity in the highest regard. Our steadfast commitment is to cultivate a warm and inclusive environment that empowers and celebrates every member of our team. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds to join us in shaping the future of AI.