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Senior Systems Engineer

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Date: Jul 27, 2022

Location: Exton, PA, US, 19341

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.



Senior Infrastructure Systems Engineer

In this role, the Senior Infrastructure Systems Engineer will join the AGI IT Infrastructure team and will be responsible for maintaining and improving AGI’s Windows servers, Active Directory Infrastructure, Microsoft 365 account and products, working with the Infrastructure Team to implement new projects and architecture upgrades to help enhance the IT environment (including automation via scripts).  All of these should be supported with a high level of automation to increase efficiencies and consistency.  This individual is expected to operate at a senior level and own the areas listed above, which includes being able to clearly present and communicate challenges, opportunities, and projects for their area of responsibility.



  • Manage and support VMWare virtualization and storage.
  • Manage and improve Windows Servers, desktops and applications
  • Manage and improve the Microsoft 365 environment
  • Automate tasks through scripting technologies
  • Support execution of Information Technology infrastructure projects to support Business growth and security compliance.
  • Support IT infrastructure level 3 support / triage and maintenance where necessary. 
  • Ensure proper uniformity, documentation, and configuration control of servers and application stacks.


We are looking for candidates with the following experience and requirements:

  • Competent with a proven history working with Windows Desktops (10 / 11) Servers (2016 and newer)
  • Competent with a proven history working with Active Directory, DNS, DFS and Print Services.
  • Experience with virtualization technologies, storage, and networking.
  • Experience with IT security vulnerability and patch management.
  • Experience with Azure or AWS based environments and solutions.
  • Experience working with Microsoft 365 (Exchange email, SharePoint, Intune, etc.)
  • Able to write custom and complex scripts, as well as maintain existing scripts with source control (PowerShell preferred)
  • Competent with managing and maintaining virtual infrastructure and storage. Experience with cold storage solutions.
  • Experience with backup solutions and Disaster Recovery.
  • Full technology stack understanding for troubleshooting (network, storage, infrastructure, cloud, etc.).
  • Able to document work performed for cross pollination and repeatability.
  • Able to present and plan projects, problems, and challenges for the area of responsibility.  Ability to execute projects based upon charter and requirements.
  • Bachelor degree in IS or equivalent.
  • Motivated and energetic team player.
  • Able to work independently and own tasks to completion.
  • US Citizenship required.


The following skills are a nice to have and would make a candidate who fulfilled the above stand out even more:

  • Active TS/SCI Security clearance
  • Experience working with Linux (CentOS/RHEL preferred)
  • Experience working with VMWare 6.x and vSAN.
  • Experience working with network hardware (switches and routers).
  • Experience working with firewalls and VPNs.


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.



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