Senior UX Designer - Internal Applications

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Come and join our world-class User Experience team in solving new and exciting design problems in a highly technical area. From early ideas to pixel-perfect designs, you will lead the entire design process to produce designs that delight all our users across the globe.

We're dedicated to designing intuitive and consistent UIs for applications and tools used by the MathWorks development team. You may be right for this role if:

  • You are enthusiastic about resolving complex, technical problems through excellent design
  • You can work efficiently on your own but love to collaborate
  • You enjoy driving the full range of design activities from conception through final visual design


  • Collaborate with development, UX research, and UX design teams to understand MathWorks software development workflows and develop appropriate and consistent design solutions
  • Work with cross-functional teams to learn about detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet user needs and project partner's vision.
  • Produce design ideas and collaborate with teams to determine which ideas should move forward into detailed design and eventually production, based on usability testing, standard methodologies, and technical input
  • Research and showcase knowledge in industry trends and the latest technologies
  • Use and promote MathWorks and industry standards in design and accessibility
  • Design across a wide range of applications

Minimum Qualifications

  • 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

  • Portfolio available for viewing, demonstrating a history in software/web design
  • STEM Degree
  • Knowledge of software development workflows
  • Ability to grasp technical concepts quickly and translate those to visual representations
  • Experience communicating sophisticated interaction design ideas with clarity and persuasion
  • Desktop or web application design experience
  • Responsive, and accessible design experience is a plus
  • Experience designing for internal enterprise applications is a plus
  • Proficiency with Illustrator, Photoshop, Sketch, Figma and other relevant design tools

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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