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Tax Accountant - REMOTE

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Date: Nov 6, 2022

Location: Canonsburg, PA, US, 15317 Beltsville, MD, US, 20805 Atlanta, GA, US, 30324 Blacksburg, VA, US, 24060 Lebanon, NH, US, 03766 Waltham, MA, US, 02451 Apex, NC, US, 27523

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 Tax Accountant will assist in various aspects of tax including tax provisioning, compliance, and audit. The main responsibilities will be to prepare and assist with federal, state and foreign provision calculations in accordance with ASC 740, to assist in the compilation of information for federal and state income tax compliance preparation completed by a third-party service provider, to assist in the payment of quarterly tax estimates, and to assist with notices and audits related to domestic compliance. 



  • Prepare and assist with the quarterly and annual income tax provisions of domestic and/or foreign affiliates
  • Assist in the compilation of support requested for domestic compliance activities and coordinate its completion by third-party service providers
  • Assist in payments required for quarterly tax estimates.
  • Assist with federal and state income tax compliance, notices and/or audits



  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • Experience in Public Accounting
  • Minimum of 3 years of technical experience in corporate taxation
  • Proficiency with ASC 740 and U.S. GAAP
  • Strong technical and comprehensive knowledge of Internal Revenue Code
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have strong organization skills and demonstrate an attention to detail
  • Must show ability to multi-task and work well independently



  • Public accounting, Big 4 experience preferred
  • CPA certification preferred
  • Experience in a multinational corporate tax department a plus


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.
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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