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Spring 2022 Co-op, Software Testing

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Date: Nov 25, 2021

Location: Concord, MA, US, 01742

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.




ANSYS empowers the world's most innovative companies to design and deliver transformational products

by offering the best and broadest engineering simulation software to solve the most complex design

challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination. Thus, through our enriching co-op program,

we help develop the next-generation of engineers and technologists.

As a Software Testing Co-op, you will support our Design Business Unit to test the new features of our

design and modeling products. You will be testing software to ensure product requirements and quality

standards are satisfied and help assess how well the product will meet customer needs both in terms of

functionality and usability.

This 8-month co-op is a 40-hour per week paid position starting January 2022 and concluding August 2022.

Please verify with your university that you can meet the duration of this co-op.



- Testing and quality assurance of simulation products

- Conduct interactive and automated testing of user interfaces and simulation results

- Investigate and track defects in production code

- Develop regression tests

- Create scripts and tools to automate testing infrastructure, process and tools

- Learn and employ best practices for quality assurance




− Pursuing BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering or related technical field with a GPA of 3.0 or higher

− Must be currently enrolled in a full-time degree program and returning to the program after the

completion of the co-op

− Knowledge and interest in software testing methodologies and/or EDA tools

− Knowledge of CAD software

− Exposure to scripting languages such as C, C++, Python, Javascript, Unix Shell scripting or VBScript

− Sharp and tenacious problem-solving skills

− Team player, responsible, and motivated





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.


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