Lead Product Specialist


: $121,820.00 - $179,460.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Engineering

Ansys is the global leader in engineering simulation, helping the world's most innovative companies deliver radically better products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software, Ansys helps companies solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination.


The Lead Product Specialist serves as a technical expert on semiconductor power analysis products and collaborates with R&D on new feature prototyping, productization, engages with customers in beta evaluations, and supports field on new feature deployment.


  • Develop hands-on technical expertise on the ANSYS semiconductor power products and power domain

  • Lead customer beta evaluations for significant new functionality, leading to successful deployment in customer design flow

  • Lead user testing of new features, publish results to drive productization, and review product documentation, working with the extended product engineering and field teams

  • Develop prototype solutions and scripts for customer needs to enable a differentiated product

  • Participate in creating requirement specs for new features by working closely with field and customers

  • Develop and deliver product training, application notes, and other technical collateral working with field to enable customer deployment of new features

  • Author articles and blogs to promote and advertise product. Prepare, conduct, or assist in conducting product presentations and demonstrations

  • Participate in product presentations and demonstrations at customers and tradeshows


  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering related field, with 8 years experience or MS with 6 years in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field

  • Deep knowledge of low-power digital design and SOC methodology

  • Proficient with Verilog, VHDL and System Verilog

  • Expertise in scripting languages like Python, TCL, Perl

  • Experience in using or supporting EDA tools in one or more fields of RTL design, power analysis, functional verification, synthesis, formal verification

  • Experience in conducting competitive product evaluations.

  • Possess strong problem solving and debugging skills

  • Deep sense of ownership, ability to manage and prioritize multiple issues

  • Good communication skills with interest and ability to work closely with customers

  • Prior experience in technical marketing and product management a plus

  • Good planning and coordination

  • Ability to learn quickly, understand complex systems and to work closely with others

  • Ability to complete high-quality work on time


  • PhD in Electrical Engineering preferred

  • Ability to travel as needed

Culture and values are incredibly important to Ansys. They inform us of who we are, of how we act. Values aren't posters hanging on a wall or about trite or glib slogans. They aren't about rules and regulations. They can't just be handed down the organization. They are shared beliefs - guideposts that we all follow when we're facing a challenge or a decision. Our values tell us how we live our lives; how we approach our jobs. Our values are crucial for fostering a culture of winning for our company:
  • Customer focus
  • Results and Accountability
  • Innovation
  • Transparency and Integrity
  • Mastery
  • Inclusiveness
  • Sense of urgency
  • Collaboration and Teamwork

At Ansys, you will find yourself among the sharpest minds and most visionary of leaders, collectively aiming to change the world with innovative technology and remarkable solutions. With the prestigious reputation in servicing 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. Because 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'. It's about the melding of disciplined intellect with strategic direction and results that have, can and will impact real people in real ways, forged within a working environment built on respect, autonomy and ethics.

At Ansys, you will find yourself among those eager to drive the world towards the next best thing with hands planted firmly on the wheel.
Our team is passionate about pushing the limits of world-class simulation technology so our customers can turn their design concepts into successful, innovative products faster and at lower cost. As a measure of our success in attaining these goals, Ansys has been recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies by prestigious publications such as Bloomberg Businessweek and FORTUNE magazines.

Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a component of the NASDAQ-100.

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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: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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