Next Generation Wireless Communications Summer Intern

Job Summary

We are seeking a summer intern for 3 months to join our Quality Engineering team. You will contribute to designing, coding and testing new infrastructure that will help MathWorks qualify our Next Generation Wireless Communications products including 5G, LTE and WLAN.  As an intern within the SPC Quality Engineering team, you will learn valuable software test automation skills while working on testing infrastructure as you program in MATLAB.  You will work closely with the Engineering, Usability, and Documentation teams and will contribute to our products by qualifying bug fixes and new features.


You will have the opportunity to learn about MathWorks products and software development processes. Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Developing advanced test tooling for our wireless standards products.
  • Conducting real-world testing of our algorithms with live captured signals using SDR platforms.
  • Integrating third part test tools into our testing environment.
  • Supporting new feature development by writing automated tests and performing interactive tests.
  • Documenting software defects in our bug tracking database and verifying bug fixes in production code.
  • Participating in code and documentation reviews.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Candidates must be pursuing a bachelor's or master's level degree in a technical discipline.
  • Candidates for this position must hold a valid work permit in the United Kingdom

Additional Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Wireless Communications standards; 5G/LTE/WLAN is desirable.
  • Programming experience in MATLAB, Simulink; C and C++ is desirable.
  • Knowledge of Signal Processing or Communications Systems; Mobile Communications is desirable.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good problem-solving and programming skills.
  • Independent and self-motivated.

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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