SoC Project Manager

SiFive is the leading provider of market-ready processor core IP, development tools and silicon solutions based on the free and open RISC-V instruction set architecture. Led by a team of seasoned silicon executives and the RISC-V inventors, SiFive helps SoC designers reduce time-to-market and realize cost savings with customized, open-architecture processor cores, and democratizes access to optimized silicon by enabling system designers in all market verticals to build customized RISC-V based semiconductors.
At SiFive, you’ll be part of a fun, engaging team and be afforded the opportunity to grow within the company. You will bring fruition the new RISC-V architecture and enable its rapid adoption by implementing new tools, breakthrough design methods and services. We need people who are trail-blazers, aren’t afraid to take a chance, and don’t always “go with the flow”.


  • Lead the planning and implementation of SoC project esp. for spec-in project
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
  • Assemble and coordinate project staff
  • Manage project budget and resource relocation
  • Coordinate the multiple resources involved in the project and balance with quality/schedule/cost
  • Plan and schedule project timelines and tracking the deliverables with quality control
  • Implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs


  • BS degree or equivalent practical experience. MS in EE or CS is preferred.
  • 8+years’ experience in ASIC/SoC project development
  • 4+years’ experience in SoC project management
  • Familiar with ARM / RISC CPU or DSP based SoC project
  • Experience in SOC design flow from spec-in to silicon out, including design, logic verification implementation, physical verification and package and testing
  • Mass production experience of SoC projects
  • Good people and communication skills in Mandarin and English
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills, planning and organizing
  • Team work, strong communication skills and strong responsibility

Big Plus:

  • Strong sense for trade-off for quality, schedule and cost
  • Rapid and right decision making
  • Conflict and resource management
  • Experience of analog and RF blocks usage and SoC software development
SiFive is proud to be an equal employment opportunity workplace. We offer a competitive compensation package that includes flexible paid time off, health, vision and dental benefits, 401(k) plan, employee stock option program, and much more. If you yearn to be challenged and wish to work in an environment where the boundaries of your creativity and skills will be tested, then SiFive is place for you. Collaborate | Innovate | Empower