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Date: Jan 27, 2022

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, CA, V6E2M6

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.


The DevOps Engineer will join the Research and Development team that creates state-of-the-art software for power, noise, thermal, and electromagnetic analysis and signoff for SoC semiconductor designs.  
The successful candidate will support the development of software products, processes and supporting systems. In this role, the DevOps Engineer will collaborate with a team of expert professionals to accomplish development objectives and oversee software releases.   



  • Performs all DevOps activities, including the implementation, maintenance, monitoring, and verification of product builds and packaging to provide quality production builds 
  • Understands and follows the DevOps processes 
  • Operates DevOps tools and flows 
  • Understands and employs best practices 
  • Works closely with development to adjust builds and packaging to changing product requirements 
  • Participates in implementation of new solutions 
  • Works under the general supervision of a DevOps manager 



  • BSc in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field 
  • Good knowledge of Linux-based operating systems and tools 
  • Knowledge of code versioning tools (e.g. Git, SVN, Perforce) 
  • Knowledge of Python and/or shell scripting



  • Thorough knowledge of Linux operating systems  
  • Experience using Git for version control, including branching, pull requests and other operations 
  • Knowledge of CI/CD software, such as Azure DevOps and/or Jenkins 
  • Experience using CMake, SCons, Bazel, or other build tools 
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills  
  • Proven ability to collaborate with others in a geographically distributed team 
  • Experience building large software projects in a commercial, academic or open-source environment 
  • Strong problem solving and debugging skills 
  • Knowledge of object-oriented design and basic data structures and algorithms 


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.