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DevOps Engineer - Remote

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Date: Jan 10, 2023

Location: Horsham, GB, RH12 2RG Glasgow, GB, G2 5RG Abingdon, GB, OX14 4RW Sheffield, GB, S1 2JE Cambridge, GB, CB1 7EG Wrexham, GB, LL13 7YT

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 DevOps Engineer II supports the development of software products, processes and supporting systems. In this role, the DevOps Engineer II will collaborate with a team of expert professionals to accomplish development objectives and oversee software releases.  


Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs all DevOps activities, including the implementation, maintenance, monitoring, and verification of product builds and packaging to provide quality production builds 
  • Understands and employs best practices
  • Works closely with the team to adjust builds and packaging to changing product requirements and improve the delivery processes
  • Perform development activities on subjects such as the integration of tools into the varying solutions and Cloud Automation. 
  • Anticipates future needs and technology evolution and proposes and participates in implementation of new solutions


Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience

  • BS in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field with 2 years’ experience or MS
  • Working experience with source code version tools (git) and automated continuous integration software, such as Azure DevOps or GitHub
  • Experience in programming or scripting languages such as python, bash, powershell, c#, go 


Preferred Qualifications and Skills

  • Possesses thorough knowledge of Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Experience with open-source projects
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Proven ability to collaborate with others in a geographically distributed team
  • Understanding of Observability, Monitoring and Service Mesh solutions
  • Experience with IaC tools such as Terraform
  • Good understand of Configuration Management tools such as Chef, Puppet or Ansible
  • Experience with deploying tools in AWS or Azure
  • Experience with Containers and Kubernetes
  • QA Experience


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.