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Director, MEMS Simulation and Software

SiTime Corporation
Ann Arbor, MI
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

About SiTime

SiTime Corporation is the market leader in silicon MEMS timing. As the heartbeat of electronics, our programmable timing solutions offer a rich feature set that enables customers to differentiate their products with higher performance, smaller size, lower power, and better reliability. We drive innovation to new levels with our unique culture of creativity, collaboration, risk-taking, and relentless problem-solving. With over 2 billion devices shipped, SiTime is transforming the timing industry. For more information, visit

As Director of MEMS Simulation and Software, you will lead a team of computational physicists, software engineers and designers to make software tools enabling world-class MEMS-based timing products. Challenges include:

  • Automation and optimization of resonator designs with multiple constraints, performance metrics, and interactions with package and circuitry
  • Linking characterization data sets back to simulation to improve modeling
  • Engineering materials and resonator designs for ppb-level performance products
  • Reducing time-to-market of MEMS-based products, while meeting performance goals

You will use creative problem solving, deft prioritization skills, high standards for code quality, and clear communication as you set the vision for MEMS simulation and engineering software.


  • Lead a team of software developers and computational physicists to define and create tools for mechanical simulation, design automation and optimization, data management and analysis
  • Serve as a coach to your team, manage your team’s advancement, and hire new employees
  • Synthesize technical work product for effective communication to the company
  • Create a software and simulation vision that enables SiTime’s technical roadmap
  • Provide your own technical contributions
  • Work in cross-functional engineering teams, including MEMS, circuits, systems, and packaging

Required Qualifications & Desired Attributes:

  • PhD in Physics, Applied Math, Computer Science, ME, EE or equivalent
  • 5 years of industry experience; 10+ years preferred
  • Successful track record of guiding or implementing engineering software projects in MEMS, physics, sensors, or a related field
  • Proficiency in a programming language such as C, C++, Java, Python or Matlab
  • Preferred experience in one or more of the following: computational software development, software design patterns, parallel programming, mechanical design, finite element analysis, data analysis, or visualization
  • Passion for delivering high-quality and useful software tools
  • Strong organizational skills. Clear and concise communication
  • Ability to work well with others in a collaborative fast-paced team environment

SiTime is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We treat each person fairly and we do not tolerate discrimination or harassment against anyone on the basis of any protected characteristics, including race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, pregnancy, political affiliation, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, or marital status or other characteristics protected by law.

SiTime Corporation


Ann Arbor, MI
48108 USA



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