Software Developer I - Discovery Live

SUMMARY
ANSYS recently released the technology preview of Discovery Live (www.ansys.com/discovery) a unique real-time easy-to-use simulation tool that we believe can make engineering simulation as pervasive as Excel. Some analysts have called it “one of the biggest breakthroughs in design and engineering technology in the last ten years”. This is certainly one of the most exciting technologies in the industry and a chance to work on the team that will transform how the products of tomorrow are engineered.
The Software Developer will write C++, C#, and CUDA code, will expose new features or improve existing ones in the ANSYS Discovery Live instant solver. The work will span from adapting existing design automation algorithms to the ANSYS Discovery Live architecture to adding new features.

RESPONSIBILITIES
● Write software code to extend the library using C++, C#, Cuda programming language, and apply it to running the instant solver
● Analyze and tune performances of the software
● Participate in the entire development process including specification, development, testing, documentation, maintenance and support
● Pursue research investigation to introduce new technologies
● Understand, employ and maintain best software practices through unit testing, design and code review

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
● Master’s degree in applied mathematics or computational mechanics
● Strong understanding of scientific computing and numerical methods for computational Mechanics and Optimization
● Good computer science background, with knowledge of C++, C# and object-oriented programming, and a passion for software development.
● Good written and oral communication/presentation skills in both French and English

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
● An experience in topological optimization is a plus.
● Familiarity with various aspects of parallel and high-performance computing is a plus.
● Experience developing and debugging on Windows is desired.
● Ability to work in a geographically distributed development environment.

CULTURE AND VALUES
Culture and values are incredibly important to ANSYS. They inform us of who we are, of how we act. Values aren't posters hanging on a wall or about trite or glib slogans. They aren't about rules and regulations. They can't just be handed down the organization. They are shared beliefs – guideposts that we all follow when we're facing a challenge or a decision. Our values tell us how we live our lives; how we approach our jobs. Our values are crucial for fostering a culture of winning for our company:
• Customer focus
• Results and Accountability
• Innovation
• Transparency and Integrity
• Mastery
• Inclusiveness
• Sense of urgency
• Collaboration and Teamwork

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.