ANSYS

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ANSYS Reviews

Updated Jul 25, 2014
ANSYS – Pittsburgh – “Ansys HQ”

All Employees Current Employees Only

3.6 59 reviews

81% Approve of the CEO

ANSYS President, CEO, and Director Jim Cashman III

Jim Cashman III

(31 ratings)

70% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work-life balance is given importance here(in 7 reviews)

  • Friendly and relaxing, yet not so laid back work culture(in 7 reviews)


Cons
  • Lack of leadership in upper management(in 3 reviews)

  • With so many acquisitions, organic growth is slower than the potential(in 3 reviews)

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    EBU Intern

    EBU Intern (Current Employee) Pittsburgh, PA

    ProsFamous in mechanical engineering, the leading company doing the mechanical finite element analysis stuff.

    ConsLocated in pittsburgh.
    The work content is testing existing programs instead of writing new programs on your own.

     

    Lots of learning opportunities

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsIf you're starting out new in your career, the diversity of technology areas to learn should make it very interesting. People are approachable and friendly

    ConsWith so many acquisitions, organic growth is slower than the potential.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep executing on strategy

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    ANSYS is a good and stable company .

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Austin, TX

    ProsFlexible hours
    Good work- life balance
    Nice environment
    Good products and technology
    Good pay and incentives

    ConsImprove communication throughout the different levels of the company

    Advice to Senior ManagementThink through decisions fully and plan future growth with a balanced mindset

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Senior Applications Engineer (Current Employee) San Jose, CA

    ProsExciting technology thats all I have to say

    ConsToo Sales driven not customer driven

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good company to work with.

    Co -op (Current Employee) Canonsburg, PA

    ProsYou get to know new technology implemented in FEA code.

    ConsManagement is not good enough

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsANSYS is a leader in Simulation. Working in an environment where products and customer applications and needs are evolving with the time is quite exciting!

    ConsThere can be some pressure some time but this is part of the game and probably what keep us alive...

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great chance to gain experience as college student

    Co-Op (Former Employee) Canonsburg, PA

    ProsCasual work environment, Flexible hours.

    ConsNone that I can think of

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    software engineering intern

    Software Engineering (Current Employee) Pittsburgh, PA

    Prospeople inside are really nice and also i can touch very cool project which related to my background

    Consat least there is no cons for me

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    One big family

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsYou get out what you put into it.
    Very relaxed and friendly environment.

    ConsIn conjunction with the pro of you get out what you put into it. They aren't going to force you to go above and beyond, so if you don't strive to go anywhere it is very easy to stay in the same role.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Senior Software Engineer

    Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee) San Jose, CA

    ProsFriendly coworker, fair workload. stable company.

    ConsTotally depend on the developer to test his own code.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHire more QA. Give employee more training.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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