Careers at MathWorks

Manager - Software Leadership Team

US-MA-Natick (Related locations: Framingham, Worcester, Metro West, Boston, Massachusetts, New England)
Job Function:
Engineering Services
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Job Summary

As a manager, the qualified candidate will manage 10-15 the Computer Science Development Group team members, the team is described below. The manager coaches each individual by identifying and developing their technical, professional, and personal skills for a successful technical career at MathWorks.

About the group:

MathWorks’ Computer Science Development Group (CSDG) is a group of recent graduates with Bachelor’s degrees in Computer Science. The group’s mission is to hire and grow computer scientists who will build skills towards successful careers as part of the development organization at MathWorks.

This role manages computer scientists who:

  • Apply their strong Computer Science knowledge and education to projects of varying complexity and scope within Engineering or QE. This ensures a comprehensive learning experience that prepares the CSDG Team member for long-term success at MathWorks.
  • Develop deep product understanding and a customer-focused mindset through working as part of the technical support team to resolve customer questions, further enhancing their ability to contribute to the organization as they prepare to transfer into new roles in Engineering or QE.


  • Provide ongoing coaching on career advancement opportunities for the growth and development of team members
  • Establish and evolve effective business goals, strategies and processes
  • Develop project proposals and drive their implementation
  • Interview and hire qualified entry level computer science candidates
  • Provide guidance on customer case management, response time, and teamwork in providing technical support to our customers

Minimum / Preferred Qualifications

  • BS or MS degree (Engineering/Computer Science degree required)
  • 2-5 years management experience (software company preferred)
  • Customer-facing experience (consulting, technical support, application  engineering)
  • Effective leadership and coaching skills: ability to guide, motivate, and inspire others
  • Excellent communication skills--written/verbal, keeps others informed, involves the right people in decision making
  • Proactivity and displays strong initiative
  • Has the ability to envision processes and procedures to address working dynamics within the group 

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 2800 people in 15 countries, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, U.S.A. MathWorks is privately held and has been profitable every year since its founding in 1984.

MathWorks, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.