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Senior DevOps Engineer (m/f/d) - Hybrid/remote

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Date: Mar 15, 2023

Location: Vienna, AT, 1100 AUT Home City, AT

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  

The Senior DevOps Engineer (m/f/d) is responsible for the DevOps activities of one or more software products and supporting systems. In this role, the Senior DevOps Engineer (m/f/d) will use advanced technical and problem-solving skills to help the team tackle complex issues, satisfy customer requirements, and accomplish development objectives.  


Key Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Collaborates with others to brainstorm best techniques to resolve complex technological infrastructure, build or packaging problems 

  • Performs moderately complex debug and testing actions on code, processes, and deployments to identify ways to streamline execution and minimize errors encountered  

  • Responsibilities may involve build and packaging open-source third-party software packages 

  • Maintenance of tools, infrastructure and build environment for product creation staff  

  • Employs best practices and helps to maintain them through technical reviews 


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  

  • At least 2 years of experience with source code version control software (git) and Azure DevOps 


Preferred Qualifications and Skills 

  • Thorough knowledge of software development tools, compilers, and packaging software  

  • Extensive knowledge of Windows and/or Linux operating systems  

  • Passion for crafting robust and efficient automated build systems (eg. ADO, Github, Jenkins; Cmake; BJam, Bazel for Python, C/C++ or equivalent; Docker or Kubernetes orchestration) 

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills  

  • Knowledge of software testing basics (i.e.: CI/CD, unit testing, blackbox testing, etc) 



Salary according to collective bargaining agreement IT/ST2 of at least 3.730.00 gross monthly. Depending on qualification and professional experience we aim for an overpayment.


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.