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R&D Engineer II - DevOps, Python



Software Engineering
Pune, Maharashtra, India
Posted on Thursday, April 25, 2024

Requisition #: 14299

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 R&D Engineer II contributes to the support and development of software platform for developers and supporting systems. In this role, the R&D Engineer II will collaborate with a team of expert professionals to accomplish development objectives. The R&D Engineer II works under the general supervision of a development manager and/ or with other team leads.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Understanding Development Technologies:
    • Demonstrate proficiency in various development technologies and stay updated with emerging trends.
    • Evaluate and recommend appropriate technologies based on project requirements and objectives.
  2. Understanding Customer Requirements and Project KPIs:
    • Collaborate with stakeholders to comprehensively understand customer requirements and project Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
    • Work with your team to translate developer needs into actionable development plans and strategies.
  3. Implementing Various Development, Testing, Automation Tools, and IT Infrastructure:
    • Utilize a range of development, testing, and automation tools to streamline project workflows and enhance efficiency.
    • Help to design and implement robust IT infrastructure to support development processes and ensure scalability.
  4. Working with Stakeholders and External Interfaces:
    • Build and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders, including developers, IT, and vendors.
    • Serve as a point of contact for external interfaces, ensuring clear communication and alignment with project objectives.
  5. Setting Up Tools and Required Infrastructure:
    • Work on the setup and configuration of development tools and infrastructure necessary for project execution.
    • Provide guidance and support to team members regarding tool usage and infrastructure setup.
  6. Troubleshooting Techniques and Code Bug Fixing:
    • Employ effective troubleshooting techniques to identify and resolve issues throughout the development lifecycle.
    • Collaborate with the development team to address code bugs and implement solutions in a timely manner.

Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience

  • BS in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field with 2 years’ experience or MS
  • Working experience with software design and development methodologies for platforms

Preferred Qualifications and Skills

  • Experience with: RESTful APIs, ADO/TFS, GitHub, Artifactory, Docker, Kubernetes and Containers, , C#, Python YAML, etc.
  • Basic understanding of the software development process
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and to collaborate with others in a geographically distributed team
  • Maintain and optimize workflows as it relates to developer velocity.

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.