R&D Engineer II (Software Developer)


Date: 10/01/2020

Location: Canonsburg, PA

The software developer will be involved in feature development and maintenance of services currently used in the Ansys Cloud project. This project offers a set of simulation-based services hosted on the cloud so that Ansys customers have a new way to access Ansys software and technologies.

The engineer will act at every stage of the feature lifecycle: specification in association with Product Managers, implementation according to state-of-the-art standards in development and unit testing.

The engineer will contribute to back-end (ASP.Net Core) as well as front-end (mostly Angular 2) development.

In addition to the objectives related to the implementation of new features, it is expected from the engineer to propose solutions to maintain and increase code quality and robustness along the way, in collaboration with testing engineers and other developers of the team.


  • Contribute to feature specification
  • Build the architecture with the team for major improvements
  • Choose the best implementation based on common practices in web development
  • Implement new features or improvements according to the roadmap
  • Refactor when necessary to increase code quality
  • Implement unit tests
  • Review developments from peers and provide valuable feedback when applicable

  • Bachelorís degree in computer science with
  • At least 5 years of experience in software development
  • Good background in Object Oriented Programming and web development
  • Good verbal and written communication skills to interact within an international development team
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