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Senior Product Specialist - Semiconductor (US Remote)

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Date: May 26, 2023

Location: Austin, TX, US, 78746 Chicago, IL, US, 60699-9208 Portland, OR, US, 97201 Dallas, TX, US, 75260 Phoenix, AZ, US, 85004 Houston, TX, US, 77094

Company: Ansys

When visionary companies need to know how their world-changing ideas will perform, they close the gap between design and reality with Ansys simulation. For more than 50 years, Ansys software has enabled innovators across industries to push boundaries by using the predictive power of simulation. From sustainable transportation to advanced semiconductors, from satellite systems to life-saving medical devices, the next great leaps in human advancement will be powered by Ansys.


Take a leap of certainty … with Ansys.



The Senior Product Specialist will working closely with Application Engineers and product developers to drive product development for the Totem and PathFinder family and provide expert help in deployment of complex advanced features. The Senior Product Specialist uses advanced technical and problem-solving skills to tackle complex issues, ensure product quality, shape direction of new product features.



  • Develop competence in one or more products working independently and be recognized as an expert 

  • Lead portions of projects and motivates others towards a common goal.  Displays desire to get involved. Instills confidence in others 

  • Work with Customers & Application Engineers to understand emerging needs / requirements and create product specifications 

  • Validate new product features & ensure it meets the requirements and quality 

  • Provide expertise to application engineers and customers in deploying advanced solutions 

  • Develop the trust and respect of team members 

  • Learn new tasks and adapt to change, establish priorities, and handle various tasks simultaneously, perform job under pressure or in critical situations 

  • Regional subject matter expert in at least one product area
  • Develop training/educational material for customers
  • Provide neat, accurate, and thorough work in a timely manner
  • Complete assignments without specific directions, recognize problems, and apply or suggest viable solutions
  • This role may require between 10-15% travel for customer visits



  • BS in Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field with 5 years' experience, MS with 3 years’ experience, or PhD with 1 year of experience
  • Significant commercial experience with IC design, or support of EDA
  • Excellent technical knowledge and significant commercial experience with EDA/CAD software tools particularly on custom layout, STA, Extraction-SPEF/DSPF and Spice  enabling IC design, Analog Mixed Signal circuit design, RFIC design, PMIC, and conceptual knowledge of a specific domain (e.g. power integrity, signal integrity, ESD etc.)
  • Proven track record of crafting robust and efficient code
  • Solid TCL, Python programming skills



  • Education: Master's Degree or PhD in Electrical Engineering with a focus on Analog/Mixed-Signal
  • Technical knowledge of circuit behavior, physical design, timing and noise analysis, or power noise analysis
  • Experience leading projects and delivering high-quality support for a large-scale commercial software
  • Ability to overcome obstacles and drive projects to completion
  • Technical knowledge and experience with power modeling of ICs, IR drop analysis, thermal analysis, advanced process technology
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a geographically distributed team 


At Ansys, we know that changing the world takes vision, skill, and each other. We fuel new ideas, build relationships, and help each other realize our greatest potential in the knowledge that every day is an opportunity to observe, teach, inspire, and be inspired. Together as One Ansys, we are powering innovation that drives human advancement.


Our Commitments:

  • Amaze with innovative products and solutions
  • Make our customers incredibly successful
  • Act with integrity
  • Ensure employees thrive and shareholders prosper

Our Values:

  • Adaptability: Be open, welcome what’s next
  • Courage: Be courageous, move forward passionately
  • Generosity: Be generous, share, listen, serve
  • Authenticity: Be you, make us stronger


Our Actions:

  • We commit to audacious goals
  • We work seamlessly as a team
  • We demonstrate mastery
  • We deliver outstanding results


We believe diverse thinking leads to better outcomes. We are committed to creating and nurturing a workplace that fuels this by welcoming people, no matter their background, identity, or experience, to a workplace where they are valued and where diversity, inclusion, equity, and belonging thrive.


At Ansys, you will find yourself among the sharpest minds and most visionary leaders across the globe. Collectively we strive to change the world with innovative technology and transformational solutions. With a prestigious reputation in working with well-known, world-class companies, standards at Ansys are high – met by those willing to rise to the occasion and meet those challenges head on. Our team is passionate about pushing the limits of world-class simulation technology, empowering our customers to turn their design concepts into successful, innovative products faster and at a lower cost.


At Ansys, it’s about the learning, the discovery, and the collaboration. It’s about the “what’s next” as much as the “mission accomplished.” And it’s about the melding of disciplined intellect with strategic direction and results that have, can, and do impact real people in real ways. All this is forged within a working environment built on respect, autonomy, and ethics.

Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a member of the NASDAQ-100. We are proud to have been recognized for the following more recent awards, although our list goes on: America’s Most Loved Workplaces, Gold Stevie Award Winner, America’s Most Responsible Companies, Fast Company World Changing Ideas, Great Place to Work Certified (China, Greece, France, India, Japan, Korea, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, U.K.).

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Ansys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.
Ansys does not accept unsolicited referrals for vacancies, and any unsolicited referral will become the property of Ansys. Upon hire, no fee will be owed to the agency, person, or entity.

Nearest Major Market: Austin