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Technical Writing Manager



Multiple locations
Posted on Sunday, June 9, 2024

About Marvell

Marvell’s semiconductor solutions are the essential building blocks of the data infrastructure that connects our world. Across enterprise, cloud and AI, automotive, and carrier architectures, our innovative technology is enabling new possibilities.

At Marvell, you can affect the arc of individual lives, lift the trajectory of entire industries, and fuel the transformative potential of tomorrow. For those looking to make their mark on purposeful and enduring innovation, above and beyond fleeting trends, Marvell is a place to thrive, learn, and lead.

Your Team, Your Impact

Marvell's Custom Compute and Storage (CCS) Technical Publications team is responsible for developing and publishing high-quality internal and customer-facing technical documentation for our semiconductor products and accompanying software, firmware, and intellectual property (IP).

Our mission is to make technical documentation a competitive advantage for CCS products.

What You Can Expect

We are seeking a Technical Writing Manager in the Custom Compute and Storage group. This role will both manage a team of technical writers and have direct technical writing responsibilities. The successful candidate will play a key role in developing and managing the creation and delivery of high-quality technical documentation for our CCS products.


Manage the Technical Writing Team: Lead and mentor a team of technical writers to produce high-quality documentation of Marvell's CCS hardware, firmware, and security products.

Project Management: Manage documentation projects from inception to completion. This includes planning, scheduling, and tracking progress to ensure timely delivery.

Mentoring: Conduct ongoing professional and career development for writers of all experience levels.

Technical Writing: Create, develop, and maintain technical manuals, product specifications, how-to guides, FAQs, and other documentation.

Collaboration: Work closely with engineering, product management, and marketing teams to ensure documentation meets the needs of our customers and is delivered on schedule.

Documentation Strategy: Participate in the continuous improvement of our documentation strategy to ensure that it aligns with business unit and company objectives.

Quality Assurance: Support and enhance processes to ensure all documentation meets the highest standards of accuracy, clarity, and comprehensiveness.

What We're Looking For

  • Bachelor’s degree in Technical Writing, Engineering, or a related field, or commensurate experience.

  • Proven experience as a technical writer in the semiconductor industry.

  • Experience managing a team of technical writers or managing large-scale documentation projects.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong project management skills.

  • The ability to understand complex technical concepts and make them understandable in text, graphics, equations, and tables.

  • Experience with Firmware and Software documentation and development processes.

  • Experience with industry-standard technical writing tools, such as Adobe FrameMaker, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Visio, and Oxygen XML Editor.

  • Experience with content management/revision control systems, such as git and SVN.

  • Experience with structured authoring, such as DITA XML.

  • Willingness to work flexible hours to interact with team members across the US and in India.


Expected Base Pay Range (USD)

127,300 - 188,370, $ per annum

The successful candidate’s starting base pay will be determined based on job-related skills, experience, qualifications, work location and market conditions. The expected base pay range for this role may be modified based on market conditions.

Additional Compensation and Benefit Elements

At Marvell, we offer a total compensation package with a base, bonus and equity.Health and financial wellbeing are part of the package. That means flexible time off, 401k, plus a year-end shutdown, floating holidays, paid time off to volunteer. Have a question about our benefits packages - health or financial? Ask your recruiter during the interview process.

This role is eligible for our hybrid work model in which you will be able to split time between working from home and on-site in a Marvell office.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Any applicant who requires a reasonable accommodation during the selection process should contact Marvell HR Helpdesk at