Senior R&D Engineer ( Python Full stack )

Date: Nov 24, 2023

Location: Pune, MH, IN, 411057

Company: Ansys

Requisition #: 13297 


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

We are seeking a highly skilled Senior R&D Engineer with a proven track record of at least 5 years in Python development. The ideal candidate will have expertise in web frameworks such as Flask and FastAPI, be comfortable with Docker and Kubernetes, and possess prior experience in developing cloud-based applications. As a Senior R&D Engineer, you will play a key role in our research and development efforts, contributing to the creation of cutting-edge solutions and pushing the boundaries of innovation.


Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design, develop, and implement Python-based solutions for research and development projects.
  • Lead the development and maintenance of web applications using Flask and FastAPI.
  • Create and manage containerized applications using Docker for consistent deployment across various environments.
  • Orchestrate container deployments and manage scalable applications with Kubernetes.
  • Architect, develop, and optimize cloud-based applications on platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.
  • Conduct code reviews, provide technical guidance, and mentor junior developers.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices to drive innovation within the R&D team.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues, ensuring the reliability and performance of developed applications.
  • Document code, processes, and system architecture for knowledge sharing and future reference.


Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience in Python development, including a strong portfolio of projects.
  • Proficiency in web frameworks like Flask and FastAPI.
  • Experience with containerization technologies, particularly Docker.
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes and container orchestration.
  • Prior experience in developing cloud-based applications.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Solid understanding of software development principles, including software design, testing, and version control.


Preferred Qualifications and Skills

  • Master's degree in Computer Science or a related field.
  • Experience with microservices architecture and serverless computing.
  • Knowledge of DevOps practices and tools for CI/CD pipelines.
  • Strong understanding of cybersecurity best practices.
  • Certification in relevant technologies.


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.