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R&D Verification Engineer

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Date: Nov 22, 2022

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, CA, V6E2M6 Montreal, Quebec, CA, H3A3G4 Waterloo, ON, CA, N2J4G8

Company: Ansys

Ansys is the global leader in engineering simulation. We empower the world’s most innovative companies to deliver transformational products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software solutions, we help our customers solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination. Whether you are a software developer, product engineer, sales team member, or part of our corporate team, at Ansys we know that by embracing what makes us each unique, we become collectively better.

 

SUMMARY
The R&D Verification Engineer joins the Electronics and Optics team to conduct software testing of ANSYS applications such as Lumerical. This role helps to assess how well the product meets customer needs both in terms of functionality and usability and ensures that product requirements and quality standards are satisfied as per the company’s quality procedures.

 

The individual works closely with other members of the product creation team and communicates with technical specialists on product issues.

This role will contribute to the development of internal tools used to automate testing of Ansys software, quality processes, and assist other teams in performing automated application testing.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform functional and regression testing in manual and/or automated test environments and verify defect fixes
  • Write software defect reports and enhancement requests ​
  • Apply standard techniques and procedures and comply with the company's overall development and testing processes ​
  • Work in a variety of computing environments: Windows, Linux, VM’s, Compute Clusters, Cloud
  • Report defects, reproduce defects reported by other teams, follow up and verify fixes
  • Performs other duties as assigned to improve the overall quality of Ansys products

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field        

              

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience with Python, C++, MATLAB, and/or other programming and scripting languages
  • Basic understanding of software testing and verification processes
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and to collaborate with others in a geographically distributed team
  • A thorough and careful approach to work; close attention to detail and quality
  • Experience in working in agile teams following methods like Scrum or Kanban
  • Experience using defect tracking software such as ADO (TFS), Jira, Bugzilla, or similar
  • Experience with continuous integration systems such as Bamboo, Jenkins, or similar
  • Experience using revision control tools such as Git, Bitbucket, or similar
  • Experience in a large-scale commercial software testing and verification environment is an asset
  • Experience with automated testing frameworks as Squish, Selenium, or similar is an asset
  • Experience using Ansys Lumerical or other Ansys products is an asset
  • A background in photonics, electronics, or electrical engineering is an asset
     

 

ALIGNING YOUR VALUES TO OUR SOLUTIONS
At Ansys, our diverse, collaborative teams give us the strength and insight to solve the world’s most challenging engineering problems. Our ONE Ansys culture has at its core:

  • Customer Focus
  • Results and Accountability
  • Innovation
  • Transparency and Integrity
  • Mastery
  • Inclusiveness
  • Sense of Urgency
  • Collaboration and Teamwork

 
ENGINEERING YOUR CAREER AT ANSYS

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 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. 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.
 
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, empowering our customers to 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 member of the NASDAQ-100. We are proud to have been recognized for the following awards: Bay Area Best Places to Work, a Pillar World Awards Gold Winner, Fast Company Best Places to Work for Innovators, a Gold Stevie Award for Great Employers, the FORTUNE Future 50, a DCA Silver Winner, an R&D100 Finalist, a 20% by 2020 Women on Boards winner, a 2020 Pittsburgh Tech 50 – finalist, and America’s Most Responsible Companies.
 
For more information, please visit us at www.ansys.com

 

We are committed to creating a culture of inclusion and belonging where everyone thrives as ONE Ansys team.
 

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.

 

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