Fall 2018 Intern, Software Development – Masters or PhD

  • Canonsburg, PA, USA
  • May 15, 2018
Internship Computer Science Engineering Mathematics Technology


ANSYS believes in developing our future engineers and technologists. We offer an enriching internship program for graduate students currently enrolled full-time in a four-year college or university.

Our interns 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. Interns may support any of our business units, including but not limited to the following:

  • Design Business Unit
  • Platform Development Unit
  • Licensing & Install Unit
  • Mechanical Business Unit
  • Release Management Unit
  • Fluids Business Unit

This internship is a 40-hour per week paid position starting August/September and concluding December 2018.


  • Work with software developers to design, implement, and debug
  • Create and maintain simulation products
  • Investigate and fix defects in production code
  • Develop unit and regression tests
  • Contribute to the development of software for graphical user interfaces, visualization, and computational algorithms
  • Learn and employ best software practices including design and code review


  • Pursuing a MS or PhD in Computer Science or Computer 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
  • Exposure to C++, C#, Java or Python
  • Sharp and tenacious problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Team player, responsible, and motivated


  • Exposure to object oriented programming
  • Strong math skills
  • Web development experience

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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.