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Senior R&D Engineer

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Date: Jan 24, 2022

Location: Pune, MH, IN, 411057

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

As a Senior R&D Engineer you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining the next generation modern UX for fluids simulation as part of our multi-physics simulation platform team.  You will develop user interfaces and environments that share common tools, languages, and style with other Ansys components with an emphasis on Ansys CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) products.  The user environments must be engineered to facilitate collaboration among users, across multiple operating systems, with support for both desktop and browser-based interaction.


Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Gather requirements from stakeholders and product designers, and plan solutions to address those requirements
  • Help define common UX guidelines that meet fluids customer needs.
  • Keep yourself up to date on the latest technologies and architecture for user interface and user experience development.  Use that knowledge to help successfully deliver Ansys CFD capabilities in both desktop and web-based environments.
  • Employ best practices and help to maintain them through technical reviews and mentoring.  Help other teams with technical and implementation details.
  • Develop, debug, and proactively refactor a mixed language code base including Python and C/C++ on both Windows and Linux platforms
  • Research and understand the marketing requirements for a product, including target environment, performance criteria and competitive issues. May work with strategic customers or proxies to assess needs and develop solutions.
  • Provide mentoring of junior developers in your team and get involved directly in the planning and prioritization of features.
  • Contribute to the software development lifecycle by planning and completing tasks within the team’s test-driven iterative/incremental, and broader agile practices.


Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience

  • BS in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field with 5 years’ experience, MS with 3 years’ experience, or PhD with 1 year experience
  • In-depth experience in development of commercial web applications with popular Web UI frameworks such as Angular or React. Experience in desktop UI toolkits such as Qt, WPF, .NET may be considered for strong candidates.


Preferred Qualifications and Skills

  • Excellent technical knowledge and commercial experience with Javascript, Python and/or C++
  • Familiarity with development tools such as git and Visual Studio or Visual Studio Code.
  • Passion for crafting robust and efficient code and experience delivering high-quality products in a large-scale commercial software development environment
  • Understanding of customer requirements and tools used in this domain
  • Ability to learn quickly, work collaboratively and effectively communicate in a geographically distributed team
  • Motivated to lead others to find solutions to customer problems


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.
For more information, please visit us at www.ansys.com
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.