Front End Software Engineer 2024

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DEADLINE 29th March 2024
Cambridge | Glasgow | Horsham | Sheffield | Wrexham

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.

Take a leap of certainty... with Ansys.


The R&D Engineer II contributes to the front-end development of a new cloud-based electric vehicle simulation package. In this role, the R&D Engineer II will collaborate with a team of expert professionals and use technical and problem-solving skills to understand customer requirements and accomplish development objectives.

As a graduate with a good degree in computer science or a related field and some commercial front-end development experience, you will join a growing and dynamic team to develop class-leading software. You will be a self-starter, responsible for managing your own tasks and working collaboratively. This is an excellent opportunity to bring your software skills to make a big impact in electric vehicle design and sustainable clean energy products.

Key duties and responsibilities

  • Perform development activities, including the design, implementation, maintenance, testing and documentation of a front-end codebase
  • Understand and employ best practices
  • Perform bug verification and resolution, testing and beta support
  • Participates and contributes to regular planning meetings
  • Research problems discovered by QA or product support and develop solutions
  • Work in a team under the general supervision of a lead developer

About you

Minimum education, certification requirements and experience

  • BSc in Computer Science, Physics, Maths, Engineering, or related field (2:1 or above)
  • Commercial experience of front-end software development (1+ years)
  • Passion for creating high-quality UIs built on robust and efficient code

Preferred qualifications and skills

  • Proficiency in TypeScript
  • Experience working with the Angular framework
  • Experience working with multiple data sources like REST API, WebSockets and custom web assembly libraries
  • Exposure to software development processes and technology including automated testing and version control
  • Knowledge of UI/UX design and best principles
  • Strong aptitude in Physics and Mathematics
  • Ability to learn quickly and to collaborate with others in a geographically distributed team

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 in the knowledge that every day is an opportunity to observe, teach, inspire, and be inspired. Together as One Ansys, we are powering innovation that drives human advancement.

About us

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

Our one ansys culture has inclusion at its 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.

Take a leap of certainty 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: America’s Most Loved Workplaces, Gold Stevie Award Winner, America’s Most Responsible Companies, Fast Company World Changing Ideas, Great Place to Work Certified (China, Greece, France, India, Japan, Korea, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, U.K.).

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.

DEADLINE 29th March 2024