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Lead R&D Engineer

Lead R&D Engineer
by Admin on 01-16-2023 at 1:01 pm

Website ANSYS

SUMMARY

The Lead R&D Engineer leads the design and development of software products and supporting systems. The focus for this role will be chemical-kinetics modeling, with application to a variety of chemical systems, in the context of CFD software development. In this role, the Lead R&D Engineer will use expertise to develop strategic plans, refine requirements and provide technical leadership in achieving development objectives.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Leads planning, architecture, or research at a project level
  • Coordinates product design and development activities requiring extensive analysis in areas such as user experience, software design and solver research. Acts as a technical reference within a group or product
  • Develops and employs best practices and maintains them through technical reviews and mentoring
  • Performs complex bug verification, release testing and beta support across multiple products.  Research problems discovered by QA or product support and develops solutions, collaborating with the QA/support team
  • Researches and understands the marketing requirements for products, including target environment, performance criteria and competitive issues. May work with strategic customers or proxies to assess needs and develop solutions
  • Operates without direct supervision and may function as a team leader, project manager, or software architect
  • May be responsible for line management of a small technical team but primary duties are of an individual technical nature

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS in Engineering, Chemistry, or related field with 8 years’ experience, MS with 6 years’ experience, or PhD with 4 years’ experience
  • Significant commercial experience with chemical-kinetics mechanism development, as well as software design and implementation
  • Proven track record of crafting robust and efficient code

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Excellent technical knowledge and commercial experience with combustion kinetics, industrial chemical processes, model development, computational fluid dynamics, numerical analysis, Python scripting, programming in Fortran, C++, and/or Java, software configuration management,
  • Experience leading projects and delivering high-quality products in a large-scale commercial software development environment
  • Ability to translate business needs into development plans
  • Ability to overcome obstacles and drive projects to completion
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively across teams and geographies, and to mentor junior developers

ALIGNING YOUR VALUES TO OUR SOLUTIONS

At Ansys, our diverse, collaborative teams give us the strength and insight to solve the world’s most challenging engineering problems. Our ONE Ansys culture has at its core:

  • Customer Focus
  • Results and Accountability
  • Innovation
  • Transparency and Integrity
  • Mastery
  • Inclusiveness
  • Sense of Urgency
  • Collaboration and Teamwork
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To view the job application please visit careers.ansys.com.

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