Simplexity is a product development engineering firm, hired by leading technology companies to design their next generation products. In an industry of overly-complex design and production, we strive for simplicity, reducing product cost and improving reliability for our clients through our 7 Steps to Simplification© Process.


We are architecture experts in product design of mechatronics systems. If you’re designing a product with motion, sensors, and electronics for scaling up into mid to high volumes, we have pre-developed solutions to reduce risk and accelerate time-to-market. Our engineers have decades of experience designing high-volume products, and learned the secrets of designing products with best–in–class cost to performance ratios.

Dorota Shortell, Simplexity CEO working with engineering team.

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One of the great things about Simplexity is that their expertise fairly wide ranging throughout the product development process. It's great to have a partner like Simplexity who has so much expertise in the electro-mechanical systems as well as the embedded software because it bring so much capability to my engineering team in those really critical technology areas.

— Steve Schell
CEO and Co-founder, New Matter

Simplexity engineers average over twenty years of experience, and hail from top universities like Stanford, Carnegie Mellon, Portland State, and University of California San Diego. Our teams are located in four offices spanning the west coast, from southern California, to the San Francisco bay area, Portland Oregon metro region, and Seattle Washington. More than half our engineers hold advanced degrees and we have so many inventors on staff that, collectively, they hold over 200 patents.