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Application Engineer - Optics

ANSYS

ANSYS

Chalandri, Greece · United States
Posted on Sunday, June 30, 2024

Requisition #: 14615

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

If you’ve ever marveled at a rocket launch, flown on an airplane, driven a car, used a computer, touched a mobile device, crossed a bridge, or worn wearable technology, chances are you've interfaced with a product where Ansys software played a pivotal role in its creation. Ansys stands as the global leader in engineering simulation, empowering the world’s most innovative companies to deliver remarkably superior products to their customers. With our extensive and unparalleled portfolio of engineering simulation software, we enable the resolution of the most intricate design challenges and empower the creation of products bounded only by imagination. Join our esteemed team of nearly 4000 professionals, spread across over 75 strategic locations worldwide, and contribute to the realm of engineering simulation and product development. Visit www.ansys.com for more insights.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Apply advanced engineering expertise and knowledge of optics (with a strong focus on Ansys Speos) to provide the highest level of technical support to customers and channel partners, ensuring high-quality, timely customer service that results in improved customer satisfaction and productivity.
  • Own the customer problems, and proactively engage with selected accounts to provide comprehensive solutions. Work independently and contribute to all technical activities throughout the sales opportunity lifecycle, interact with customers to understand their business needs, product design needs, and engineering design workflows, and articulate Ansys’ value proposition.
  • Instruct introductory, intermediate, and /or advanced training classes. Scope and deliver professional services for projects which might include collaborative work with other field engineers in the same or different disciplines.
  • Gather customer requirements and trends to support the improvement of Ansys software and collaborate with the Ansys product development teams to translate customer requirements into new product capabilities. Test new releases on industrial problems.
  • Participates in internal corporate initiatives to share knowledge and to create best practices, inside the discipline and cross-disciplines.
  • Develop simulation best practices, solutions, and FAQs for the knowledge base

Minimum Education/Certification Requirements and Experience

  • Required education and degree type: Bachelor's, Master’s or PhD in Physical/ Optical Engineering or related field.
  • Strong knowledge on optical softwares like Zemax Optics Studio or Speos.
  • Strong Knowledge of Optical Design for Automotive Camera sensor-related applications or Optical Imaging in Aerospace and Defense market.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages (e.g., Python).
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to facilitate and conduct webinars and presentations to a variety of audiences.
  • Ability to lead and work on multiple projects which are complex in nature.
  • Demonstrated skills in writing and presenting in English.
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time.

Preferred Qualifications and Skills

  • Proactive nature, integrity-driven, and receptive to guidance.
  • In-depth use of relevant Ansys software or knowledge of other commercial CAE, CAD, PLM software packages.
  • Possesses subject matter expertise in one or more relevant disciplines within Ansys’ business that can be leveraged by other Ansys engineers.
  • Adaptability to work in a hybrid environment (office, home office, occasional travel).
  • Basic proficiency in French or German or Spanish is a plus.

#LI-Remote #LI-Hybrid

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

INCLUSION IS AT OUR CORE
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.


WELCOME WHAT’S NEXT IN YOUR CAREER AT ANSYS

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.

CREATING A PLACE WE’RE PROUD TO BE
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.).


For more information, please visit us at www.ansys.com

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.