Provides strategic messaging and positioning to heighten awareness/value for key products and services. Supports external marketing/branding activities including Product PR plans, advertising, trade shows, including Internet-based communications. Prepares materials for internal and external presentations on products, business plans and management communications. Coordinate and execute effective sales events, including product sales training and conferences. May serve as editor for formal business communications.**Requirements:**1. Background in semiconductor technology: processes, device architecture, and materials 2. Ability to take complex technology concepts and craft high-level messaging appropriate for external audiences3. Ability to translate technology process concepts into understandable visual assets 4. Ability to clearly communicate complex process concepts to non-technical external vendors in the creation of visual assets: storyboarding, illustrating physical and chemical material behaviors, describing device topography, explaining process system operation, developing animation and video scripts**Key Responsibilities**1. Applies familiarity with semiconductor technology and applications to create, plan, and implement messaging and marketing content using company communication vehicles.2. Collaborates with business partners, corporate personnel, members of own team, and vendors in creating campaigns, new product launches, web site content, and articles for industry on-line and print media. 3. Takes ownership of assigned projects, solving problems and completing deliverables with minimal guidance. Recommends improvements to functional procedures.**Functional Knowledge**Demonstrates familiarity with technical trends in semiconductors, technical understanding of semiconductor fabrication processes and equipment, and knowledge of the role of semiconductors in end products. Can apply this to interactions with BUs and others pursuant to fulfilling responsibilities with minimal guidance. Is fully conversant with commonly used office software, graphics software a bonus.**Business Expertise**Excellent presentation and story-telling skills to engage customers, press, analysts, including ability to author original content. Familiar with sensitivities related to investor and customer perceptions as they affect marketing messages and campaigns. Demonstrated ability to think creatively and innovatively.**Leadership**Demonstrates capability to function with minimal guidance, independently solve problems and take ownership of assigned projects. Directs vendors in production of deliverables. Communicates regularly with supervisor on progress. Proactively seeks ways of contributing to enhancing own group\u2019s functionality.**Problem Solving**Exercises judgment and pursues independent resolution of problems encountered when exercising responsibilities; communicates regularly with supervisor on progress. Offers new perspective on existing solutions.**Impact**Interacts with a range of customer, operational, project, or service activities within own team and related teams. Operates within corporate guidelines and policies governing own team\u2019s functions.**Interpersonal Skills**Excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills. Understands the role of a service group within the organization and applies this perspective to own interactions with served groups while adhering to corporate guidelines and policies. Ability to influence and work to achieve consensus among diverse individuals or groups. Can modify communication style when explaining difficult or sensitive information.**Qualifications****Education** Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Physical Sciences. 4 - 6 Years of Experience. Prior product management or product marketing experience a plus.Applied Materials is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities. \\#LI**Primary Location:** California-CA,Santa Clara**Job Title:** Marketing Communications III**Job:** Marketing & Business Development**Requisition ID:** 1707851**Shift:** Day Job**Travel:** Yes, 25 % of the Time**Posting Type:** Internal / External**Relocation Package:** No Relocation
Applied Materials, Inc.
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