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Senior DevOps Engineer

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Date: Jun 17, 2022

Location: Athens, Athens, GR, 11636 Chalandri, GR, 15231

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.


Summary / Role Purpose  

The Senior DevOps Engineer will join the Research and Development team that creates state-of-the-art software for power, noise, thermal, and electromagnetic analysis and signoff for SoC semiconductor designs.  

The successful candidate will be responsible for the DevOps activities of one or more software products and supporting systems. In this role, the Senior DevOps Engineer will use advanced technical and problem-solving skills to help the team tackle complex issues and accomplish development objectives. 


Key Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Actively participates in the planning, architecture and research of new build, infrastructure, and packaging technologies  

  • Performs moderately complex debug and testing actions on code, processes, and deployments to identify ways to streamline execution and minimize errors encountered 

  • Assists in the design and implementation of tools and infrastructure architecture  

  • Responsibilities may involve build and packaging open-source third-party software packages 

  • Maintenance of tools, infrastructure and build environment for product creation staff  

  • Employs best practices and maintains them through diligent documentation 


Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience 

  • BSc in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field with 5 years’ experience in a DevOps related position, or MSc with 3 years’ experience in a DevOps related position 

  • Proven track record of active participation in teams operating DevOps solutions and practices 

  • Substantial experience with source code version control software (Git) and CI/CD tools 

  • Python or shell scripting languages 

  • Strong experience using CMake, SCons, Bazel, or other build tools. 

  • Strong experience with compiler infrastructures (GCC, LLVM). 

  • Strong experience writing and maintaining complex software build systems. 

  • Extensive knowledge of Linux operating systems  


Preferred Qualifications and Skills 

  • Excellent technical knowledge and commercial experience with Azure DevOps/Jenkins  

  • Solid programming background in C or C++ 

  • Solid troubleshooting and problem-solving skills 

  • Excellent scripting skills, especially with Python in a Linux environment 

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills 

  • Able to provide guidance to junior team members 

  • Experience working in cloud environments such as AWS or Azure 


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.
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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.