Careers at MathWorks

Software Engineer - Componentization

US-MA-Natick (Related locations: Framingham, Worcester, Metro West, Boston, Massachusetts, New England)
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Software Development
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Job Summary

Join a small dynamic team responsible for the componentization infrastructure that supports all MathWorks products and internal tools. Help design and implement the next generation of tools and technologies used to build the MathWorks family of products. Work closely with development to assist in and improve the performance of building our systems and testing our software.


  • Work with other developers throughout the company to diagnose and fix software build problems
  • Design and implement new componentization infrastructure to enable faster and more reliable software development
  • Design and implement new componentization validation techniques to prevent recurring problems
  • Document work to help train and educate other developers about our build and componentization systems

Minimum Qualifications

  • A bachelor's degree and 3 years of professional work experience, or a master's degree, or a PhD degree is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with XML
  • Experience with programming and debugging scripting languages like Perl or Python "Toolsmith" attitude, craftsman, enjoys writing utilities and automating processes to streamline development
  • Excellent project coordination and planning skills
  • Comfortable with interface design and refactoring Independent learner and self-directed, takes initiative while working within a team context
  • Able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, and balance priorities with good time management

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 2800 people in 15 countries, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, U.S.A. MathWorks is privately held and has been profitable every year since its founding in 1984.

MathWorks, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.