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Principal R&D Engineer

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Date: Nov 26, 2022

Location: Noida, UP, IN, 201304

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:

ANSYS PowerArtist is the comprehensive design-for-power platform of choice of all leading low-power semiconductor design companies for early RTL power analysis and reduction.

We seek an experienced Principal DevOps Software Engineer to lead the definition and delivery of software engineering methodology to integrate the work of software development and software operations teams by facilitating a culture of collaboration and shared responsibility. You will be responsible for ensuring proper monitoring, scale, and resiliency across all environments from test to production.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The setup, maintenance and user education for Version Control System, Build System and test case management system.
  • Identification of issues and research best practice for resolution of technical challenges.
  • Troubleshoot, implement and Test system issues identified
  • Interface with various department heads and operational units regarding system changes.
  • Working with key players in IT group to properly configure, test and document system changes
  • Drive, Maintain and support SCM environment including GIT, Jenkins, build automation and test scripts.
  • Drive, Maintain and support design environment including SuSE Linux, CentOS, Virtual Machines, Coverity, compiler and code coverage.
  • Work with the R&D & QA team in resolving the deployment related issues and come up with the new ideas that will benefit the team.
  • Demonstrate and establishes software engineering best practices.
  • Automate tasks through appropriate tools and scripting.


Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s / Master’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field with minimum 10 years of experience.
  • Excellent understanding of entire software development process, including code management, documentation and quality assurance.
  • Expert analytical and design skills at multi-product and multi-environment levels.
  • In-depth experience in research and analysis, designing and implementation.
  • Expert in high capacity, scalable distributed system management..
  • Expert in C/C++ development and strong working knowledge of Linux operating systems.
  • Demonstrated technical leadership, and successful delivery of projects involving multiple engineers.
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills, with an ability to collaborate and work effectively with diverse staff in multiple regions and multiple departments within ANSYS
  • Ability to handle uncertainty, time pressure and large technical challenges

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

MS / MTech degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field.

Demonstrated skills in the following areas are a plus:

  • Extensive experience designing and developing enterprise grade software processes..
  • Exposure with big data / data analytics platforms.

Experience with the Python


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.