DevOps / MLOps Engineer

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Date: Nov 18, 2023

Location: Kigali, RW

Company: Ansys

Requisition #: 13550 


When visionary companies need to know how their world-changing ideas will perform, they close the gap between design and reality with Ansys simulation. For more than 50 years, Ansys software has enabled innovators across industries to push boundaries by using the predictive power of simulation. From sustainable transportation to advanced semiconductors, from satellite systems to life-saving medical devices, the next great leaps in human advancement will be powered by Ansys.


Take a leap of certainty … with Ansys.


Summary / Role Purpose
Join the Ansys Customer Excellence team and collaborate with our customers to pioneer the future of engineering. As an Application Engineer, you'll address tangible engineering challenges, seamlessly integrate custom Ansys software into customer design workflows, and contribute to the growth of Ansys. Utilize your advanced technical expertise to design, develop, and deploy software applications for both on-premises and cloud environments using cutting-edge containerization technologies.


Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Workflow Development and Deployment:

Responsible for designing, developing, and deploying automation workflows using PyAnsys.

  • Containerization:

Work with technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes to containerize applications. This includes creating Dockerfiles, managing Docker images, creating Kubernetes deployments, managing clusters, etc.

  • Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD):

Implement, manage, and optimize CI/CD pipelines to automate testing and deployment of applications.

  • Documentation:

Create detailed technical documentation and guidelines to guide the end-users and to help with the maintenance.

  • Technical Support and Training:

Provide technical support and training to both end-users and junior team members around containerized applications, as necessary.

Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience
BS in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics or Quantitative Sciences with following respective years of experience. BS+2, MS
Commercial experience with Docker images creation and optimization. 
Experience deploying and managing containerized applications in on-prem and/or cloud environments using Kubernetes. 
Solid understanding of DevOps methodologies.

Preferred Qualifications and Skills 
Excellent technical knowledge and commercial experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform.
Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex issues in cloud environments.
Experience with machine learning frameworks and python libraries.
Understanding of machine learning model lifecycle management, from development to deployment and scaling.
Ability to monitor and maintain ML models in production environments to ensure performance and reliability.
Certifications in relevant cloud technologies such as AWS Certified Developer, Azure Developer Associate, or Google Cloud Certified.
Proven experience with Ansys software and PyAnsys.
Ability to multitask and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
Excellent verbal and written English communication skills.
Ability to travel as required.


At Ansys, we know that changing the world takes vision, skill, and each other. We fuel new ideas, build relationships, and help each other realize our greatest potential in the knowledge that every day is an opportunity to observe, teach, inspire, and be inspired. Together as One Ansys, we are powering innovation that drives human advancement.


Our Commitments:

  • Amaze with innovative products and solutions
  • Make our customers incredibly successful
  • Act with integrity
  • Ensure employees thrive and shareholders prosper

Our Values:

  • Adaptability: Be open, welcome what’s next
  • Courage: Be courageous, move forward passionately
  • Generosity: Be generous, share, listen, serve
  • Authenticity: Be you, make us stronger


Our Actions:

  • We commit to audacious goals
  • We work seamlessly as a team
  • We demonstrate mastery
  • We deliver outstanding results


We believe diverse thinking leads to better outcomes. We are committed to creating and nurturing a workplace that fuels this by welcoming people, no matter their background, identity, or experience, to a workplace where they are valued and where diversity, inclusion, equity, and belonging thrive.


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 working with 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. 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 a lower cost.


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.

Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a member of the NASDAQ-100. We are proud to have been recognized for the following more recent awards, although our list goes on: America’s Most Loved Workplaces, Gold Stevie Award Winner, America’s Most Responsible Companies, Fast Company World Changing Ideas, Great Place to Work Certified (China, Greece, France, India, Japan, Korea, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, U.K.).

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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.

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