Senior Software Engineer Simulation - C++

Job Summary

Bring your software engineering expertise to the MathWorks Physical Modeling team!   The Physical Modeling team is one of the fastest growing teams at MathWorks and our products are used by thousands of engineers worldwide.  We seek a candidate with expertise in software engineering to work on the core technology for Simscape, our flagship physical modeling product. The ideal candidate thrives on solving demanding software problems, values thoughtful design, and finds reward in delivering powerful high quality products to customers. Take a look at our physical modeling products.


Work independently and with the team to research and develop new methods for model simulation that will allow customers to simulate complex physical systems quickly and reliably.

You will be personally responsible for the end-to-end process of software development including: feature design, architecture, and implementation

Interact with customers, application engineers, and marketing to gather requirements.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience with C++
  • Experience with MATLAB
  • 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) is required.

Additional Qualifications

  • Experience analyzing or designing engineering systems including fluid, drivetrain, control, or electrical systems is a plus
  • Experience with BOOST, STL, or Design Patterns is a plus
  • Experience with Simulink or Simscape is a plus
  • Experience with numerical analysis algorithms and tools is a plus
  • Strong mathematical background is a strong 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 4500 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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