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Job Record #16746
TitleR&D Engineer II - CFD (Software Developer)
CategoryJob in Industry
LocationCanada, Quebec, Montreal
InternationalNo, only national applications will be considered
Closure Date* None *
Ansys is the global leader in engineering simulation, helping the world's most 
innovative companies deliver radically better products to their customers. By 
offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software, 
Ansys helps companies solve the most complex design challenges and engineer 
products limited only by imagination.


The R&D Engineer II (Software Developer) will be part of a team responsible for 
advancing Ansys Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) software, with emphasis on 
state-of-the-art technology for the simulation of high-speed flows ranging from 
transonic to supersonic and through to hypersonic. The Software Developer II 
will work on both enhancing numerical solution methods as well as extending 
physical models required for the robust, efficient, and accurate simulation of 
such flows. The Software Developer II will work closely with other team members 
to ensure the capabilities meet Ansys strategic needs and customer 


The position involves developing, implementing, and maintaining functionality 
related to the Ansys CFD solver’s high-speed and hypersonic flow modeling 
capabilities. Areas of work include:

Advanced numerical solution methods and algorithms appropriate for compressible 
Physical models required for high-speed and hypersonic flow applications
Code design and implementation appropriate for commercial software
Maintenance of existing software features and derivation of appropriate tests 
for new features
High-level support and instruction to product support and development staff

The developer will interact with a dynamic team of engineers, programmers, and 
scientists, in a fast-paced development environment. The incumbent is expected 
to maintain a level of technical excellence in the field of CFD, high speed and 
hypersonic flow CFD through the evaluation of current literature, participation 
in technical conferences, publications, and interaction with colleagues in the 


-Ph.D. in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering, or equivalent
-Experience in CFD software development
-Excellent and demonstrated programming skills in at least one scientific 
programming language, such as Fortran, C and C++
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work 
collaboratively in a geographically distributed organization.
-Strong analytical skills and outstanding academic achievement


-Experience is CFD software development for modeling compressible and high-
speed flows
-Knowledge of C/C++ programming language
-Experience with parallel programming protocols, e.g. openMP
-Familiarity with commercial CFD software and meshing tools
-Experience with performing CFD simulations of industrial size cases


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
-Transparency and Integrity
-Sense of urgency
-Collaboration and Teamwork
At Ansys, you will find yourself among the sharpest minds and most visionary of 
leaders, collectively aiming to change the world with innovative technology and 
remarkable solutions.  With the prestigious reputation in servicing 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.  Because 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”.  It’s about the melding of 
disciplined intellect with strategic direction and results that have, can and 
will impact real people in real ways, forged within a working environment built 
on respect, autonomy and ethics.
At Ansys, you will find yourself among those eager to drive the world towards 
the next best thing with hands planted firmly on the wheel.
Our team is passionate about pushing the limits of world-class simulation 
technology so our customers can turn their design concepts into successful, 
innovative products faster and at lower cost.  As a measure of our success in 
attaining these goals, Ansys has been recognized as one of the world's most 
innovative companies by prestigious publications such as Bloomberg Businessweek 
and FORTUNE magazines.
Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a component of the NASDAQ-100.
For more information, please visit us at
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.
Contact Information:
Please mention the CFD Jobs Database, record #16746 when responding to this ad.
NameAubrey Allen
Email ApplicationYes
Address2600 ANSYS Drive
Record Data:
Last Modified15:10:00, Thursday, September 17, 2020

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