Software Engineer - Code Generation

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Take an active role in powering the world's most demanding and reliable applications: cars, planes, and medical devices. Design solutions to automate the deployment of new code generation applications. Join an agile team developing the next generation of tools for embedded systems design.

You will work on the MATLAB and Simulink Coder build process that drives automatic code generation, compilation, and packaging of code, to support a variety of host and real-time embedded systems use cases, including simulation, verification, and deployment.


Your task will be to create tools of exceptional quality that accelerate the development of embedded software.   You will be responsible for designing, implementing, and validating features to support new workflows including:

  • A build process for complex systems that automatically generates and compiles platform-aware code from Simulink models, allowing support for a wide variety of target platforms
  • Integration with industry standard tooling and compiler toolchains for flexible software build
  • Application of parallel code generation and build technology for maximum performance

To achieve this, you will be required to work closely with other team members in Cambridge, UK and Natick, North America.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A bachelor's degree and 5 years of professional work experience (or a master's degree, or equivalent experience) is required.

Additional Qualifications

  • A good first degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or a related discipline from a top tier university
  • Industry-strength, software development experience in C++ or other object-oriented programming language
  • Experience with compiler toolchains and build environments
  • Experience with embedded systems development
  • Solid oral and written communication
  • Self-motivated, independent worker, with a history of driving tasks to completion


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Why MathWorks?

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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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