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Senior Application Engineer - AeroDef

  • Cedar Rapids, IA
  • April 12, 2021
As a Senior Application Engineer at the MathWorks you will you play a key role in managing the technical relationship with key Aerospace customers.

You will leverage your industry experience and technical expertise in aerospace systems, control system design, modeling and simulation, or embedded software development to understand customer workflows, challenges, and keybusiness initiatives.With that knowledge, you will paint a vision of how MathWorks products can accelerate the pace of their development and innovation. You will also establish yourself as a trusted advisor to strategic MathWorks customers and provide technical leadership by providing guidance on best practices, direction on workflow improvements, and connections to other MathWorks support teams.

You will partner with engineers and managers as a trusted technical advisor and help them advance their ability to make data-driven business decisions and improve their product development processes.

You will help shape the way the company develops its products and process through the use of MathWorks product families: MATLAB, Simulink, and PolySpace.

Travel is required and will be around 25%.

* Advocate internally on behalf of the customer to ensure their needs are understood.
* Collaborate with sales account managers, other technical specialists, and marketing stakeholders at MathWorks in creating and executing an overall account development plan.
* Engage with prospective customers (from engineers to executives) to understand their business-critical projects and their unique workflows
* Build and maintain long term relationships with customer decision makers and end users
* Serve as the initial point of contact for all business-critical customer projects
* Prepare and deliver presentations and product demonstrations that highlight how MathWorks tools address customer needs
* Scope technical projects and coordinate with other technical specialists to address customer needs in specialized application areas
* Identify new application areas and work with development and marketing to create compelling messaging and demonstrations for future product direction

* 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, or equivalent experience) is required.
* Programming experience with MATLAB
* Programming experience with Simulink
* Candidates for this position must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer without restriction.
* Visa sponsorship will not be provided for this position.


Experience in any of the following is a plus:
* Product development
* Aerospace development processes
* Formal verification and validation
* Model-Based Design methodology
* Agile and v-Model development processes
* Strong desire to work directly with customers
* Strong business acumen
* Demonstrated ability to influence internal development processes
* Technical sales experience
* Passion for learning
* Passion for listening to customers
* Project management experience


Its the chance to collaborate with bright, passionate people. Its contributing to software products that make a difference in the world. And its 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 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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MathWorks is the leading developer of mathematical computing software. MATLAB, the language of engineers and scientists, is a programming environment for algorithm development, data analysis, visualization, and numeric computation. Simulink is a block diagram environment for simulation and Model-Based Design of multidomain and embedded engineering systems. Engineers and scientists worldwide rely on these product families to accelerate the pace of discovery, innovation, and development in automotive, aerospace, electronics, financial services, biotech-pharmaceutical, and other industries. MATLAB and Simulink are also fundamental teaching and research tools in the world's universities and learning institutions. Founded in 1984, MathWorks employs more than 5,000 people in 16 countries, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, USA.

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