ANSYS Summer and Fall 2018 Co op Software Testing Masters or PhD in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania

Summer & Fall 2018 Co-op, Software Testing - Masters or PhD CanonSburg, PA ANSYS is the global leader in engineering simulation software to bring ideas to life. If you ve ever seen a rocket launch, flown on an airplane, driven a car, used a computer, touched a mobile device, crossed a bridge, or put on wearable technology, chances are you ve used a product where ANSYS software played a critical role in its creation. We inspire the world s most innovative companies deliver radically better products to their customers and solve the most complex design challenges limited by imagination. ANSYS believes in developing our future engineers and technologists. We offer an enriching co-op program for graduate students currently enrolled full-time in a four-year college or university. Our co-ops work on a variety of impactful projects. They develop and test our industry-leading simulation software while gaining real experience in their field of study. Summary The position will test the new features of ANSYS Mechanical APDL product. The objective of this job is to test software to ensure product requirements and quality standards are satisfied and to help assess how well the product will meet customer needs both in terms of functionality and usability. This co-op is a 40-hour per week paid position supporting the Mechanical Business Unit. Starting in May 2018, this assignment will last two continuous semesters, with potential to extend to a third semester pending individuals academic schedule. Responsibilities * Perform software product testing to verify MAPDL features developed in current release * Assist in the planning and implementation of testing initiatives * Help to analyze requirements and develop tests suitable for new features within the appropriate environment * Investigate possible causes of problems, file defects and retest fixed defects * Update and modify existing tests as necessary * Specify and write test cases * Write and maintain test scripts * Perform functional, application, regression and performance tests in a manual and * automated test environment * Perform HPC testing on Windows and Linux systems and clusters using various MPI software and interconnects with shared memory parallel (SMP) or Distributed ANSYS. Requirements * Pursuing a MS or PhD in Mechanical Engineering, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher * Must be currently enrolled in a full-time degree program and returning to the program after the completion of the internship * Experience with any FEA tool, preferably with ANSYS Mechanical products including Mechanical APDL * A good understanding of structural analysis with Finite Element method * Sharp and tenacious problem solving skills * Team player, responsible, and motivated Desired Skills * ANSYS software experience Did you know* You can download our software for free by visiting: company's website Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria: ANSYS INSPIRE Values: INnovation Strive for Excellence Passion & Intensity Integrity REspect & Trust EEO M/F/D/V/SO AAP Please: No Phone Calls No Recruiters 5887 Employer's Job# 5887 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.