Application Engineer- Automotive/ Aerospace

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As an Application Engineer, you will use your technical expertise in software, modelling and simulation to accelerate the pace of engineering development and innovation through Model-Based Design with MATLAB and Simulink. Working with customers from major UK and European engineering organisations, and colleagues from Engineering, Development, Sales and Marketing, you will enable the successful adoption, application and evolution of MathWorks technology. 


Supporting successful adoption of MATLAB, Simulink, and tools for production code generation, verification, validation and test, by: 

  • Analysing customer requirements, tools and workflows at the individual and team levels 
  • Designing and guiding evaluations and demonstrator projects 
  • Consulting on effective use on production development programs 
  • Solving demanding technical problems in modelling, simulation, control, estimation and software engineering 
  • Identifying new trends and collaborating with the worldwide team to develop compelling messages and demonstrations 
  • Advocating for the future direction of MathWorks products 

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

The successful candidate must have: 

  • Strong first degree in a relevant subject, such as Engineering
  • Experience with using Simulink for development of software for automotive or aerospace applications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills 
  • Ability to work on and drive multiple projects concurrently 

 In addition, experience in the following areas will be advantageous: 

  • Leading technical projects 
  • Working with high integrity applications (DO-178, ISO 26262, or similar) 
  • Developing and using simulation models of mechanical and/or electrical systems 
  • Configuring tools to automate software and/or simulation workflows 

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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