Deep Learning Engineer - Academia Liaison

Job Summary

  • Do you have a passion for math or physics?
  • Does the field of artificial intelligence intrigue you?


You will draw on your technical and academia expertise, to collaborate with academic researchers and professors applying deep learning. NO DEEP LEARNING EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED.  We’re looking for PhD graduates with strong math, physics or computational background.  You will work with universities across Europe and also have the chance to work with applied research groups in industry.  Most of all you’ll interact with researchers and professors at universities to help advance the exciting area of deep learning!


  • Deliver hands-on workshops at universities and conferences
  • Engage with professors, researchers, and industry to advance the use of MATLAB for deep learning
  • Engage with professors to encourage and facilitate teaching deep learning with MATLAB
  • Collaborate with academia account managers and customer success engineers in increasing MATLAB use at target universities
  • Support commercial customer engagements to foster connections between research and industry
  • Collaborate with technical marketing and application engineers in developing MATLAB examples and demos that are relevant for research and teaching
  • Work closely with MathWorks development and marketing teams to further improve products, identify new application areas based on researcher interactions, and develop accurate and compelling messaging for MATLAB in research and teaching.


Minimum Qualifications

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

Additional Qualifications

  • A good first degree from top tier university
  • Proven experience with Machine Learning required
  • Experience with MATLAB; Python experience is a plus
  • Deep Experience in math, physics, or related scientific area
  • A plus, but not required: Experience with deep learning frameworks such as MATLAB, TensorFlow, Caffe, Theano, Torch, or Matconvnet
  • Excellent customer interaction and presentation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.  Fluency in French, German, or Spanish is a plus.
  • Most travel will be throughout Europe. The candidate should expect to travel about 25-50% of the time with trips generally no longer than four days.  Occasional travel to The MathWorks, USA headquarters and other international locations should be expected.

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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