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Fall 2023 Co-Op - Electronics (Bachelors/Masters) *REMOTE

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Date: Feb 28, 2023

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.


Ansys empowers the world's most innovative companies to design and deliver transformational products by offering the best and broadest engineering simulation software to solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination. Thus, through our enriching internship program, we help develop the next-generation of engineers and technologists.

As an intern, you will help develop our industry-leading simulation software while gaining real experience in your field of study.  You will work on a variety of impactful projects to help maintain, advance, and accelerate ANSYS products.


In this internship, you will support our EBU team. This is a 40-hour per week paid position starting August 2023 and concluding in December 2023. This is a fully remote opportunity


− Build tools that automate software development/testing infrastructure processes.

− Advance software robustness by testing and verifying defect fixes.

− Conduct interactive and automated testing of user interfaces and simulation results.

− Learn and employ the best software practices including design and code review.

− Experience advanced source code management, full life-cycle-software development

− Attend meetings, progress reviews and get a feel for real life experience as advanced coder.


− Pursuing a BS or MS degree in aerospace engineering, computer science,  electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, numerical methods, circuit simulation, device modeling or related technical degree
− Currently enrolled in a full-time degree program and returning to university after the completion of the internship program.
− Good programming skill in with Python or C++.


− Candidates with high levels of motivation in coding, who participate in programming competitions or maintain / publish code in GitHub etc. This is particularly important for Bachelors candidates without any other specialization

− Candidates familiar with OpenGL concepts, rendering, scene visualization, triangulation of geometries etc are welcome.

− Familiarity with Finite element mesh generation is a plus point.
− Knowledge of scripting and shells like csh, bash, VS-Code
− Prior experience of using ANSYS products or other engineering software is a plus


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.