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Cloud Verification Engineer II **Remote**

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Date: Nov 25, 2022

Location: 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 / Role Purpose 


The R&D Verification Engineer II joins the System and Platform business unit to conduct software testing of ANSYS applications such as Solutions and/or Cloud based products. This role assesses how well the product meets customer needs both in terms of functionality and usability and ensures that product requirements and quality standards are satisfied. The role works closely with other members of the product creation team and communicates with technical specialists on product issues. The planning focus of staff at this level is short to medium term. Individuals in this position usually report to a Senior Test Engineer or Testing Manager. 


Key Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Specify and write test cases, creates, modify and update existing tests, write and maintain test scripts 

  • Perform functional, application, regression and performance testing in manual and/or automated test environments and investigate possible causes of problems 

  • Create test plans, participate in defect management and testing metrics 

  • 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, Cloud. 

  • Performs bug verification, release testing and beta support for assigned products. 

  • Works under the general supervision of a Testing manager 


Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience 

  • BS in Engineering(any field), Computer Science, or related field with 2 years of experience, or MS with no experience 

  • Working experience in general software testing, test automation & web UI testing required. 

  • Good understanding and previous experience in python programming & browser-based products. 


Preferred Qualifications and Skills 

  • Technical knowledge and experience with Python or any other programming language through previous work experience. 

  • Problem solving oriented. 

  • Ability to take initiative, behave with integrity and respond maturely to direction 

  • Ability to establish good working relationships with Development, Testing, software quality assurance and support staff. 

  • Experience in a large-scale commercial software testing and verification environment 

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills 

  • Ability to learn quickly and to collaborate with others in a geographically distributed team 

  • Previous experience in testing automation of server/client-based products. 

  • Previous testing experience in Cloud environment and browser-based products. 

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. 

  • Ability to review and analyze requirements in order to produce test strategy and test cases. 


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


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.
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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.