Engineering Technical Writer - Code Analysis

Job Summary

Do you have a strong aptitude for writing, interest in learning new technologies, and a flair for explaining or teaching complex concepts to technical audiences? Come join a dynamic, international team at MathWorks that develops online content to help customers work with sophisticated code analysis products. We are looking for self-starters with the background, skills, and enthusiasm for communicating creative ways to work with our software.


As an engineering technical writer, you will:

  • Write goal-oriented content that explains styles and best practices for C and C++ programming.
  • Write tutorials designed for various roles in a software development process: software developers, quality engineers, system administrators or system architects.
  • Participate in information design projects for presenting information in an effective manner.
  • Participate in product planning, feature design, and testing.
  • Write scripts to automate software development processes.

Minimum Qualifications

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

Additional Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in computer science, engineering, applied mathematics, or related field.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and explain practical concepts and procedures in writing.
  • 1-3 years of experience in C and C++ programming, or strong knowledge of these languages.


  • Experience with software development processes
  • Experience writing technical content for software developers, engineers, or scientists.

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 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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