Product/ Project Manager — Irvine

Advantech Corporation
Irvine, CA
Other Pay:
base + potential bonus
Employee Type:
Computer Hardware, Computer Software, Industrial
Job Type:
4 Year Degree
At least 3 year(s)
Post Date:
Christine Huang


Job is located in Irvine, CA.

Product/Project Manager Job Requirements

Advantech (, the leading Embedded Platform Hardware provider, has been an innovator in the development and manufacturing of high-quality, high-performance embedded solutions in the industrial computing and automation markets since 1983.


The Product/Project Manager is responsible for the product planning, life cycle, and market penetration of Advantech standard products; and also focus on product specifications, product development, and project management for custom products.

Product/Project Manager would need to be successful at developing expert domain knowledge of a given market through identifying key market players, competition, channel partners, and technology requirements. 

The Product/Project Manager is expected to:

  1. Develop effective marketing, product strategy and expert domain knowledge of target markets in terms of product offering, technologies and market positioning.


  1. Capable of working with customers and cross-functional colleagues in all relevant departments across the organization to successfully manage Advantech’s standard and custom products.


  1. Manage the customer’s needs through understanding their business objectives and technology requirements and providing Advantech’s solution offerings, product roadmaps, and resource capabilities.


  1. Develop customer-specific solutions with pre-sales and post-sales technical support, feasibility verification, product proposal, and project management throughout the entire development process.


  1. Manage the product life cycle from NPI (New Product Introduction) to EOL (End of Life), component Phase-Out, Engineering change notifications, pricing, revenue and profit. 


  1. Create and provide product/market training materials for sales and customers.


  1. Participate in trade show and customer visit. Periodical travel is required.


  2. Other duties as required or assigned.



  1. Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering /Computer Science or related technical degree is preferable.
  2. At least three years of experience in product management, project management, product engineering or technical support in the PC industry or related fields.
  3. Excellent English written and verbal communication skills are the must.
  4. Excellent teamwork skills and capable of working independently in multinational organizations.
  5. Bilingual (English and Mandarin) is a plus in order to communicate with factories and vendors in Taiwan and China more effectively.

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