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R&D Verification Engineer II

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Date: Jun 20, 2022

Location: Xinyi Dist., Taipei City, TW, 11071

Company: Ansys

Summary / Role Purpose

The R&D Verification Engineer II joins the ESBU to conduct software testing of Ansys applications such as OpticStudio and its add-in modules. 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. 


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, VM’s, Cloud
  • Effectively communicate with both scientific and programming staff
  • Efficiently handle numerous projects simultaneously


Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience

  • BS in Optical Engineering or directly related field with 2 years of experience, or MS with no experience
  • 3+ years OpticStudio experience
  • 1+ years using a modern programming language (such as Python or MATLAB) for computational analysis and/or modeling
  • 1+ years of industrial experience designing, building, and/or testing optical products
  • This position does not qualify for immigration sponsorship


Preferred Qualifications and Skills

  • Technical knowledge and experience with OpticStudio and the OpticStudio Application Programming Interface (ZOS-API)
  • Solid foundation in optical physics
  • Understanding of how engineers and scientists use software tools to design optical products
  • Experience in a large-scale commercial software testing and verification environment
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills (conversational English skills are required)
  • Ability to learn quickly and to collaborate with others in a geographically distributed team
  • Passion for the customer and product quality
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong problem-solving skills with an ability to distill problems down to their simplest form
  • The ability to take on extensive responsibility and excel in a small team environment