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Senior Application Engineer

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Date: Nov 5, 2020

Location: Seoul, KR, 06164

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.


Job Summary  ( 신입 - 부장급)


Lumerical is a leading developer of photonic simulation software – software which enables research and development professionals to predict how light behaves within complex structures, circuits, and systems. Photonics unlocks many possibilities for the world’s most innovative companies who increasingly rely on virtual prototyping to explore new product concepts and optimize designs. Our customers are developing the technology of tomorrow – things like LiDAR systems for autonomous cars, virtual reality headsets, cellphone cameras, communications equipment for data centers and new platforms for quantum computing.


Lumerical is looking for an Applications Engineer, located in Seoul, Korea, to join the Technical Services Group. As an Applications Engineer, you will work closely with customers to help them achieve their R&D goals using Lumerical’s industry-leading photonic design software. In addition to providing technical support, you may provide on-site product training and are responsible for developing a wide range of technical content including documentation, application examples and training courses. Applications Engineers are a crucial resource regarding product usage and customer feedback and therefore often work closely with the Sales, Marketing, Customer Experience and R&D teams.


As one of the primary intermediaries that exist between Lumerical and its customers, you will have excellent interpersonal skills, a keen interest in physics, and a desire to apply proven technical skills to solve R&D problems currently faced by leading technology firms around the world.




  • Fielding challenging enquiries regarding product usage in advanced applications;
  • Creating and maintaining product training courses for both live and online delivery;
  • Enhancing Lumerical’s knowledge base by developing and documenting simulation methodologies to address novel customer problems;
  • Identifying promising areas for future products through interaction with customers;
  • Working with the R&D team to test and develop new products; and
  • Traveling, up to 20 %, to understand customer needs, offer support and conduct training.


Minimum Qualifications


  • Experience using Lumerical’s simulation tools or other photonic modeling tools;
  • Graduate degree in Engineering Physics, Physics or Electrical Engineering with a focus on photonics or opto-electronics;
  • Good understanding of photonic science, applications and technologies;
  • Excellent presentation skills and attention to detail;
  • Professional working proficiency in written and spoken English; and
  • A keen interest in working with customers to ensure their success.


Preferred Qualifications


  • Experimental or theoretical knowledge of photonic applications of industrial interest including photonic integrated circuits, optical communication systems, solar cells, LEDs, or CMOS image sensors.
  • Graduate level courses in solid state devices;
  • Familiarity with EDA design flows, including compact model development and validation;
  • Participation in an MPW run, including design, fabrication, and testing; and
  • Programming experience with MATLAB, Python or similar language


** 지원 자격 : 연차무관,  당사에서는 해당 소프트웨어 경험이 있는 신입 부터 부장급의 인재를 적극적으로 찾고 있습니다.


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.