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DevOps Engineer

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Date: Sep 8, 2021

Location: UK Home City, GB Sheffield, GB, S1 2JE Cambridge, GB, CB1 7EG Abingdon, GB, OX14 4RW Horsham, GB, RH12 2RG

Company: Ansys

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 DevOps Engineer enhances and improves ANSYS global infrastructure systems and processes in direct support of Product Creation, IT and ACE business units.
This role will be responsible for developing, configuring, administering and the deployment of automated infrastructure in both Cloud and Co-Lo environments across the organization.  


The role is responsible for the validation of business requirements and design approaches, advanced system improvements within various environments and provides expertise to the business units in a limited subject matter field.  

This role can work independently with moderate supervision and participate as a technology resource in larger projects.


•Creates and moves business services and functions in a cloud /EDI  architecture
•Communicates and drives infrastructure improvement ideas within a project based framework 
•Develops processes, optimization methods, and risk management strategies
•Performs advanced customization and improvements of core cloud /EDI infrastructure 
•Performs root-cause analysis: troubleshoot cloud /EDI infrastructure services
•Tests and promotes enhancements to existing infrastructure systems
•Collaborates with other business functions on complex business requirements, including design and integration points


•Bachelor’s Degree
•A minimum of one year experience in a similar role
•Familiar with virtualization, and virtual loads in Azure
•Knowledge of test and build systems, source code repositories
•Familiar with Iaas, PaaS, and SaaS 
•Proficient with automation and scripting languages (PowerShell, Python)
•Detailed understanding of operating system concepts 
•Ability to conceptualize and implement process and design improvements


•Experience of AWS and Google Cloud useful


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.
For more information, please visit us at www.ansys.com
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.