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Senior DevOps Engineer f/m



Software Engineering
Biot, France · France
Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Requisition #: 14265

Our Mission: Powering Innovation That Drives Human Advancement

When visionary companies need to know how their world-changing ideas will perform, they close the gap between design and reality with Ansys simulation. For more than 50 years, Ansys software has enabled innovators across industries to push boundaries by using the predictive power of simulation. From sustainable transportation to advanced semiconductors, from satellite systems to life-saving medical devices, the next great leaps in human advancement will be powered by Ansys.

Innovate With Ansys, Power Your Career.

Summary / Role Purpose

The Senior DevOps Engineer supports the development of one or more software products, processes, and systems. In this role, the Senior DevOps Engineer will use advanced technical and problem-solving skills to help development teams to tackle complex issues relative to their Continuous Delivery software releases. He pro-actively contribute to close the gap between development environment and infrastructure environment to ease & smooth the development team Continuous Delivery ownership.


  • Works with IT to maintain DevOps infrastructure systems: provisioning, configurations & exploitation support of Operating System (windows, linux…), Software Analysis System (SonarQube, FNCI…), Artifacts handling Systems (Artifactory, AzureDevops…)…

  • Prepare, configure, deploy, maintain, monitor and supports build, testing & packaging capabilities on our common development infrastructure (CI/CD agents side)

  • Works in a collaborative manner with members of the software development, testing & release teams to support requirements evolutions for builds, tests and packaging

  • Troubleshoot and support issues resolution of devops toolchain (builds, tests and packaging)

  • Support CI/CD best practices adoption via services (e.g. scripts, templates, tools…) or knowledge sharing (e.g. workshop, peer session, doc/snippets…), which help R&D teams to continuously improve their delivery flow capabilities (quality, stability, portability, reliability, frequencies, security…)

  • Pro-actively support automatization identifications & operational execution

  • Continuously monitor all the common devops systems chain with alerting systems to pro-actively remedy any risk of failures and support decisions making (repositories, lead/cycle time, change failure rate, hardware & software healthcheck…).

  • Contribute to R&D delivery optimizations investigations & cross ansys teams initiatives (e.g. Infrastructure as Code, containerization solutions…)


  • BS in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field

  • Experience: ~3 years in a DevOps missions

  • Solid troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to plan, complete & report high-quality work on a schedule

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills with strong appetite for pedagogical collaboration behavior

  • Microsoft Azure DevOps or any equivalent to cover the full DevOps chain (at least Build, Tests and releases Deployment capabilities knowledge & experiences)

  • Knowledge of Windows and Linux (RHEL:CentOS/Rocky or Ubuntu) Operating Systems administration (permissions, security, certificates, package management…) with scripting skills (Python, Linux shell, Windows batch/powershell)

  • Source code versioning repositories mastering (GIT & LFS, authentications, submodules…)

  • Monitoring & observability experiences (Grafana, Prometheus, OpenTelemetry)

  • Knowledge & experience with Infrastructure as Code tools (Ansible or equivalent)

  • Knowledge & experience with Containers systems (Docker or equivalent)

  • Experience with YAML and JSON programming language

  • .NET core (version >5) ecosystem mastering

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


  • Knowledge & familiarity with C++ and C# project development (.NET, Visual Studio, Intel, GCC compilers with CMake management or equivalent)

  • Third Party software dependencies packages management (nuget, npm, conan, python modules)

  • Knowledge of Artifactory artifacts manager or any equivalent

  • Knowledge of SonarQube analysis handling or any equivalent

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At Ansys, we know that changing the world takes vision, skill, and each other. We fuel new ideas, build relationships, and help each other realize our greatest potential. We are ONE Ansys. We operate on three key components: the commitments to our stakeholders, the behaviors of how we work together, and the actions of how we deliver results. Together as ONE Ansys, we are powering innovation that drives human advancement.

Our Commitments:

  • Amaze with innovative products and solutions
  • Make our customers incredibly successful
  • Act with integrity
  • Ensure employees thrive and shareholders prosper

Our Values:

  • Adaptability: Be open, welcome what's next
  • Courage: Be courageous, move forward passionately
  • Generosity: Be generous, share, listen, serve
  • Authenticity: Be you, make us stronger

Our Actions:

  • We commit to audacious goals
  • We work seamlessly as a team
  • We demonstrate mastery
  • We deliver outstanding results

We believe diverse thinking leads to better outcomes. We are committed to creating and nurturing a workplace that fuels this by welcoming people, no matter their background, identity, or experience, to a workplace where they are valued and where diversity, inclusion, equity, and belonging thrive.


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 working with 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. 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 a lower cost.

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.

Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a member of the NASDAQ-100. We are proud to have been recognized for the following more recent awards, although our list goes on: Newsweek’s Most Loved Workplace globally and in the U.S., Gold Stevie Award Winner, America’s Most Responsible Companies, Fast Company World Changing Ideas, Great Place to Work Certified (Belgium, China, Greece, France, India, Japan, Korea, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, and U.K.).

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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.