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Date: Jan 8, 2022

Location: Canonsburg, PA, US, 15317 Hartford, CT, US, 06101-9998 Louisville, KY, US, 40216-9998 Miami, FL, US, 33126-9998 Orlando, FL, US, 32826 Washington, DC, DC, US, 20018 Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104-9998 Grand Rapids, MI, US, 49501-9901

Company: Ansys

Ansys is the global leader in engineering simulation. We empower the world’s most innovative companies to deliver transformational products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software solutions, we help our customers solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination. Whether you are a software developer, product engineer, sales team member, or part of our corporate team, at Ansys we know that by embracing what makes us each unique, we become collectively better.



The primary function of the Staff Accountant is to record monthly general ledger activity for assigned US entities. The objective of the position will be to ensure that the monthly activity is accurate and recorded in a timely manner.



  • Maintaining the general ledger for multiple US entities including but not limited to journal entries for cash, prepaids, amortization, benefits, payroll, vacation, etc.
  • Preparation of balance sheet account reconciliations for assigned US entities in BlackLine
  • Maintenance and/or preparation of straight-line schedules as needed
  • Maintenance of fixed asset system including but not limited to putting assets into service, running depreciation, retiring assets, cost adjustments, etc.
  • Verification of vendor bank information through nsKnox
  • Preparation of reports to assist other departments or fulfill management inquiries
  • Other clerical or accounting tasks as assigned by management



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required
  • Knowledge of GAAP is required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Attention to detail and ability to work independently
  • Proficient in Microsoft applications, with advanced computer skills
  • Demonstrates ability to solve administrative and procedural problems


  • Must be able to appropriately handle confidential information and work in a team environment
  • Public or corporate accounting experience a plus
  • Experience with Oracle a plus
  • Experience with BlackLine a plus



Due to the federally mandated COVID-19 vaccination requirement impacting federal contractors like Ansys, this position requires you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to your start date.  If you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical or religious reasons, we offer accommodations in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws including state and local mandatory vaccination orders.


At Ansys, our diverse, collaborative teams give us the strength and insight to solve the world’s most challenging engineering problems. Our ONE Ansys culture has at its core:

  • 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 leaders across the globe. Collectively we strive to change the world with innovative technology and transformational solutions. With a 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. 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.
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, empowering our customers to 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 member of the NASDAQ-100. We are proud to have been recognized for the following awards: Bay Area Best Places to Work, a Pillar World Awards Gold Winner, Fast Company Best Places to Work for Innovators, a Gold Stevie Award for Great Employers, the FORTUNE Future 50, a DCA Silver Winner, an R&D100 Finalist, a 20% by 2020 Women on Boards winner, a 2020 Pittsburgh Tech 50 – finalist, and America’s Most Responsible Companies.
For more information, please visit us at www.ansys.com


We are committed to creating a culture of inclusion and belonging where everyone thrives as ONE Ansys team.

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: Pittsburgh