Senior C++ Software Engineer - Data Management

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Come join a core development team and enhance the experience of every Simulink customer.  Simulink & Stateflow are the products of choice for engineers doing Model-Based Design. 
Our customers use our products to: 

  • Model and simulate dynamic systems (e.g., automobiles, airplanes, spacecraft) 
  • Design the algorithms needed to control these systems 
  • Automatically convert these algorithms into code that is used to control the real system 

We are looking for highly motivated and adaptable engineers to solve problems ranging from the highly technical (data management, visualization and interfaces) to the human (usability and workflow analysis).  

Come help us accelerate the pace of science and engineering! 


As part of a core software development team, you'll enhance the capabilities of our customers to configure data in Simulink and efficiently customize their generated code.

This involves: 

  • Working directly with customers to understand the requirements to deliver their cutting edge designs
  • Designing and implementing new features from scratch
  • Development in multiple languages and spanning different technologies
  • Working closely within the team and with teams across the organization
  • Taking initiative to promote new ideas and opportunities in all stages of software design, coding, testing, and maintenance within an agile team 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Proficiency with C++
  • A bachelor's degree and 7 years of professional work experience (or a master's degree and 5 years of professional work experience, or a PhD degree, or equivalent experience) is required.

Additional Qualifications

  • Experience with object-oriented design
  • Experience with databases, advanced data structures, and algorithm development
  • Experience with C++, BOOST, STL, and Design Patterns 
  • Prior experience in mentoring others, leading projects, or managing teams is preferred
  • Technical experience in relevant industries (automotive, aerospace, mechatronics, robotics)
  • Experience with MATLAB, Simulink, or Stateflow is a plus
  • Experience with simulation, Controls Theory, and/or Model-Based Design is a plus
  • Experience with service-oriented or cloud architecture is a plus

Why MathWorks?

It’s the chance to collaborate with bright, passionate people. It’s contributing to software products that make a difference in the world. And it’s being part of a company with an incredible commitment to doing the right thing – for each individual, our customers, and the local community.

MathWorks develops MATLAB and Simulink, the leading technical computing software used by engineers and scientists. The company employs 5000 people in 16 countries, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, U.S.A. MathWorks is privately held and has been profitable every year since its founding in 1984.

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