Real-Time Embedded Software Developer

Job Summary

As an embedded software developer, you will apply your Linux/RTOS expertise to develop turnkey prototyping solutions for automotive, aerospace, energy, and industrial automation applications.


Our customers take Simulink models developed for desktop simulation and turn them into real-time applications running on dedicated target computers connected to real, physical systems.  The algorithms run on multi-core CPU's and FPGA's and we provide instrumentation and visualization capabilities.


You will define, design and apply exciting new technologies that span low-level system internals to communication interfaces to the user-facing graphical interfaces. You will also collaborate with other teams to bring technical projects from concept to product release, including code implementation and testing.

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) is required.
  • Programming experience in C++
  • Experience with embedded systems

Additional Qualifications

  • Strong nice to have: C++11 features Concurrency, e.g. std::atomic, std::future, std::thread
  • Experience with real-time operating systems (e.g. Embedded Linux, QNX) and their internals
  • Experience with UI development, calibration/testing interfaces and data recording
  • Experience with middleware i.e. ROS, DDS
  • Experience with communications protocols i.e. CAN and UDP
  • Experience with concurrency and performance optimization
  • Knowledge of MATLAB and Simulink

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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