Ansys is the global leader in engineering simulationWe empower the world`s most innovative companies to deliver transformational products to their customersBy offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software solutions, we help our customers solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imaginationWhether you are a software developer, product engineer, sales team member, or part of our corporate team, at ansys we know that by embracing what makes us each unique, we become collectively better.
Join the ansys customer excellence team to partner with our customers to engineer what`s ahead, solve their real-world engineering problems, deploy ansys software and solutions in their design workflows, and grow ansys` businessThe project manager leads the scoping and planning of key projects and successfully executes against the established commitments.serves as the central focal point of contact, and coordinates and manages internal and external communication of cross-functional teams across all levels of ansys and customer management.provides the central collaboration point between customer, account management and services delivery.
Guide services engagements to successful outcomes using project management experience, planning and negotiation skills, subject matter expertise and industry knowledge
Facilitate the definition of project scope, goal, requirements and deliverables
Define project tasks and resource requirements
Develop and manage project level initiatives and coordinating project plans
Establish self as a trusted advisor to multiple customers; understand their key business initiatives, product design needs and engineering design workflows
Manage and track project resource allocations, timelines, and deliverables across multiple interconnected workstreams
Identify and manage project risk, escalate and interact with ansys and customer management for status and issue resolution
Provide guidance and oversight on customers advanced technical solution project planning
Work under direction of ansys services management and within multi-disciplinary teams
Participate on development of pmo standards and processes
Mentor junior project managers
Organize and manage multiple projects which are complex in nature
Bachelor`s degree or master`s degree in engineering and/or business or related field.
Required minimum years of professional experience in an engineering software environment: bs+5, ms+3, or phd+0
Experience working in engineering / product development environment
Proven experience in project management with multiple workstreams
Proven stakeholder management skills
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to lead status presentations to customers, fluent in writing and speaking english
Strong organizational and time management skills, possesses a sense of urgency
Projects a professional image and demonstrates business acumen, driven to succeed
Strong leadership and mentoring skills
Competency in microsoft applications including word, excel, and outlook.
Ability to travel domestically up to 25% of time
Manage projects, customer proofs of concept following defined simulation process and data management (spdm) process and governance and implement best practices across each phase of the implementation
Provide clear, timely and objective communication to executive management and other stakeholders
Strengthen core team relationships through collaboration, influence, and negotiationBe able to lead through ambiguity and change.
Effectively manage the spdm ecosystem through required meeting infrastructure, including core team, service partners, business and product teams, and readiness meetings.
Develop and deliver complete and accurate reports and material to facilitate appropriate discussion and drive timely decisions, predictable results, and clear accountability.
Drive spdm project planning and execution to ensure successful outcomes
Proactively identify issues and solutions, and marshal resources necessary to attack and resolve
Preferred education and years of professional experience in an engineering software environment: bs+8, ms+6, phd+3
4 years of experience in project management with an enterprise software and technology deployment focus
Demonstrated use of relevant ansys software or knowledge of other commercial cae, cad, eda, plm software packages
Experience with both waterfall and agile project management methodologies
Ability to interact effectively with customers senior business managers
Proven track record as a technical manager in enterprise software deployments
Proficiency in and use of project management tools such as ms project, ms azure devops, and smart sheets
Ability to travel domestically up to 50% of time
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 problemsOur one ansys culture has at its core:
Results and accountability
Transparency and integrity
Sense of urgency
Collaboration and teamwork
Engineering your career at ansys
At ansys, you will find yourself among the sharpest minds and most visionary leaders across the globeCollectively we strive to change the world with innovative technology and transformational solutionsWith a 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-onAt ansys, it`s about the learning, the discovery and the collaborationIt`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 waysAll this is 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 wheelOur 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 lower costAs 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 member of the nasdaq-100We are proud to have been recognized for the following awards: bay area best places to work, a pillar world awards gold winner, fast company best places to work for innovators, a gold stevie award for great employers, the fortune future 50, a dca silver winner, an r&d100 finalist, a 20% by 2020 women on boards winner, a 2020 pittsburgh tech 50 - finalist, and america`s most responsible companies.
For more information, please visit us at www.ansys.com
We are committed to creating a culture of inclusion and belonging where everyone thrives as one ansys team.
Ansys is an equal opportunity employerAll 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 ansysUpon hire, no fee will be owed to the agency, person, or entity.
Nearest major market: pittsburgh