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Product Development Manager

Valbonne, France | ANSYS, Inc.

  • Industry:
    Computer Software / Computer Games
  • Position Type:
  • Functions:
    Product Development
  • Experience:
    7-10 years
Job Description:
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Within the product development organization and more specifically for our Digital Human Perception and Real-Time Visualization activities. you will report to the Development Director and manage a growing team of passionate and committed people to support implementation of algorithm for visualization of optically and physically correct scene visualization. Based in Sophia-Antipolis on the French Riviera, you will be part of one the greatest adventure of engineers: emergence of autonomy.



your main responsibilities are as follows:

Responsibility of a development team

Supervision of all technical aspects (software technology bricks, life cycle, choice of technologies and their architecture ...)

Staff management as part of your team (recruitment, interviews ...)

On time and quality delivery of content, risks analysis and recovery plan definition

Development of the skills of your team as well as the follow-up of their adequacy with the needs of ANSYS Management of careers ...)

Animation of team meetings and participation in product governance and compliance with internal procedures and dissemination of best practices

Responsible for the use of your resources via the staffing plan.



Graduated from an engineering school or equivalent (Master of Sciences or PhD in Physics or Computer Science) 

Minimum experience: 5-8 years with 2 years of team management

Technical skills: technical culture and legitimacy: real-time GPU rendering, Optics, product technical knowledge; company organization knowledge; budget planning and controlling skills; project management skills and associated tools; management capacity; 

Fluent in English



Degree in Physics or Science, Computer Sciences (or equivalent market experience)

Experience in developing and using complex simulation software solutions in the realm of Virtual Reality and/or driving simulation and/or Optics.

Knowledge of Optics, real-time GPU rendering (shaders, OpenGL, CUDA, …), radiometric and optometric sensors such as: cameras, lidars, radars, knowledge is a plus

Aptitude for problem-solving, you can demonstrate a strong solution finder mindset.

Ability to network using direct (face to face) or indirect (email, phone, social media) technology

Positive, collaborative, team-oriented professional with initiative and leadership qualities



Culture and values are incredibly important to ANSYS. They inform us of who we are, of how we act. Values aren't posters hanging on a wall or about trite or glib slogans. They aren't about rules and regulations. They can't just be handed down the organization. They are shared beliefs – guideposts that we all follow when we're facing a challenge or a decision. Our values tell us how we live our lives; how we approach our jobs. Our values are crucial for fostering a culture of winning for our company:

Customer focus

Results and Accountability


Transparency and Integrity



Sense of urgency

Collaboration and Teamwork

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