Application Engineer - Automotive Software

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As an Application Engineer, you will use your technical expertise in embedded software, simulation, and control to help Automotive customers achieve state of the art Model-Based Design with MATLAB and Simulink, and accelerate the pace of their engineering and innovation. Working with UK and European customers, 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 related tools for code generation and verification, by:

  • Analysing customer requirements, tools and workflows at the individual and team levels
  • Designing and guiding evaluations and demonstrator projects
  • Working with customers to support complex Model-Based Design and code generation projects
  • 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 6 years of professional work experience (or a master's degree and 3 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 Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Experience using Simulink and Stateflow for controls, signal processing or software development.
  • Strong C/C++ programming skills, coupled with the ability to clearly understand how Simulink and Stateflow models should be implemented as C code in embedded applications
  • Experience modelling and analysing software architectures
  • Experience with simulation, verification and testing techniques for Automotive applications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work on multiple technical projects concurrently

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

  • Scoping and leading technical projects
  • Designing, implementing, and/or working with control systems
  • Programming in MATLAB, Python or equivalent

You and MathWorks

Why MathWorks?

It's the chance to collaborate with bright, passionate people. It's the opportunity to accelerate the pace of discovery, innovation, and learning in engineering and science. And it’s a commitment to doing the right thing—for each individual, our customers, and the local community. We cultivate an enjoyable, participatory, and rational environment that champions individual growth, appreciates diversity, encourages initiative, values collaboration, shares success, and rewards excellence.

MathWorks develops MATLAB and Simulink, the leading technical computing software used by engineers and scientists. The company employs more than 6,000 people in 16 countries, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, USA. MathWorks is privately held and has been profitable every year since its founding in 1984.

YOU + MathWorks = Unlimited Possibilities

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