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Abaqus Solvers R&D Software Quality Engineer

United States, RI, Johnston Regular 6/16/2022 527291

Johnston, RI

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What will your role be?


  • This position, based at the 3DS Providence Campus in Johnston, RI, offers a unique opportunity to be part of a globally distributed research and development team engaged in developing state of the art linear and nonlinear FEA solutions
  • Perform best-in-class software testing and quality assessment of SIMULIA Abaqus Standard and Explicit solvers, and ensure that our quality criteria is achieved prior to each release
  • Perform regression testing, monitor software reliability, scalability and performance in order to ensure the highest quality for the applications developed on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform for each software release
  • Participate in reviewing functional designs and specifications for Abaqus solver enhancements, develop test models and author detailed test plans to verify and validate new enhancements, make independent software quality assessment, and generate detailed report of the results of testing.


The challenges ahead…


  • This position is part of a globally distributed research and development team engaged in developing state of the art multi-physics solutions
  • The role requires interfacing with a globally distributed research and development team engaged in developing state of the art multi-physics solutions, as well as customers on topics related to Abaqus solvers testing
  • The role requires the candidate to have demonstrated proficiency in the theory and practice of linear and nonlinear FEA, specifically in the areas of solid mechanics, numerical analysis and multi-physics simulations

Your key success factors?


  • The candidate should have demonstrable experience in the theory and application of FEA methodology and a keen understanding of industry problems and the challenges addressed using FEA simulation tools
  • A Doctorate in Engineering with published research in the area of Finite Element Analysis with emphasis on structural analysis in time and frequency domains is highly desirable. A Master’s degree in engineering with at least 5 years of prior experience and a proven record of accomplishment using commercial FEA tools may also be considered
  • Excellent working knowledge of commercial FEA solutions.  Demonstrated experience with Abaqus is highly desirable
  • Expertise with software scripting languages especially Python
  • A good understanding high performance compute environment and software development methodology
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written is a mandatory.


Compensation & Benefits

Dassault Systèmes offers an excellent salary with potential for bonus, commensurate with experience. Benefits include a choice of plans providing comprehensive coverage for medical, dental, vision care for employee & dependents as well as employee life, short & long term disability, tuition reimbursement, immediate 401K enrollment, 401K match (50 cents on the dollar, up to the first 8% of your eligible compensation that you contribute based on match eligibility criteria), flexible time off policy, and 9 paid holidays.

Equal opportunity

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at 3DS are based on merit, qualifications and abilities. 3DS is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or medical or common conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, national origin, ancestry, age (40 and above), disability, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information, receipt of free medical care, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. 3DS will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.
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