Spring 2025 Intern - Software Development - Meshing (Bachelor's/Master's)

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Date: Jun 6, 2024

Location: Canonsburg, PA, US, 15317 Livermore, CA, US, 94551 San Jose, CA, US, 95134 Evanston, IL, US, 60201

Company: Ansys

 Requisition #: 14322 

 

Our Mission: Powering Innovation That Drives Human Advancement  

 

When visionary companies need to know how their world-changing ideas will perform, they close the gap between design and reality with Ansys simulation. For more than 50 years, Ansys software has enabled innovators across industries to push boundaries by using the predictive power of simulation. From sustainable transportation to advanced semiconductors, from satellite systems to life-saving medical devices, the next great leaps in human advancement will be powered by Ansys. 

 

Innovate With Ansys, Power Your Career.  

 

Summary / Role Purpose

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.

 

Thus, through our enriching internship program, we help develop the next generation of engineers and technologists.

 

As a student intern, you will help develop our industry-leading simulation software while gaining real experience in your field of study. You will work on a variety of impactful projects to help maintain, advance, and accelerate Ansys products.

 

In this internship, you will support our Meshing Development Unit (MDU) team. This is a 40-hour per week paid position starting January 2025 and concluding April 2025.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs software product testing and investigates possible causes of problems according to the company's overall development and testing processes. 
  • Helps to analyze requirements and develops tests suitable for new features within the appropriate environment. 
  • Creates, updates, and modifies existing tests, as necessary. 
  • Performs functional, application, regression, and performance tests in a manual and/or automated test environment.
  • Participates in Code review and approval process.
  • Detects and writes software defect reports.
  • Understands and reproduces product defects and works with developers to determine the best resolution.

 

Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience

  • Pursuing BS or MS in Mechanical, Civil, Aerospace, Chemical, Computer Engineering or other engineering discipline with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. 
  • Must be currently enrolled in a full-time degree program and returning to university after the completion of the internship program. 
  • Computing skills with demonstrated knowledge of Windows/Linux operating systems and programming/scripting languages.

 

Preferred Qualifications and Skills

  • Experience with Python, C/C++ programming languages.
  • Familiarity with Ansys products.
  • Familiarity with computer-aided software engineering tools and the associated engineering principles.
  • Ability to learn quickly and to collaborate with others in a geographically distributed team
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • General skills in planning and problem solving.
  • A thorough and careful approach to work; close attention to detail.

 

At Ansys, we know that changing the world takes vision, skill, and each other. We fuel new ideas, build relationships, and help each other realize our greatest potential. We are ONE Ansys. We operate on three key components: the commitments to our stakeholders, the behaviors of how we work together, and the actions of how we deliver results. Together as ONE Ansys, we are powering innovation that drives human advancement. 

  

Our Commitments: 

  • Amaze with innovative products and solutions
  • Make our customers incredibly successful
  • Act with integrity
  • Ensure employees thrive and shareholders prosper

 

Our Values: 

  • Adaptability: Be open, welcome what's next
  • Courage: Be courageous, move forward passionately
  • Generosity: Be generous, share, listen, serve
  • Authenticity: Be you, make us stronger

 

Our Actions: 

  • We commit to audacious goals
  • We work seamlessly as a team
  • We demonstrate mastery
  • We deliver outstanding results

 

INCLUSION IS AT OUR CORE 
We believe diverse thinking leads to better outcomes. We are committed to creating and nurturing a workplace that fuels this by welcoming people, no matter their background, identity, or experience, to a workplace where they are valued and where diversity, inclusion, equity, and belonging thrive. 

 
WELCOME WHAT’S NEXT IN YOUR CAREER AT ANSYS 

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 working with 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. 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 a lower cost. 

  

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. 
  

CREATING A PLACE WE’RE PROUD TO BE  
Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a member of the NASDAQ-100. We are proud to have been recognized for the following more recent awards, although our list goes on: Newsweek’s Most Loved Workplace globally and in the U.S., Gold Stevie Award Winner, America’s Most Responsible Companies, Fast Company World Changing Ideas, Great Place to Work Certified (Belgium, China, Greece, France, India, Japan, Korea, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, and U.K.). 

  
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. 


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