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Applied Mathematics Internship

Internship Description
Matrix Sensors, Inc. is seeking an independent, motivated individual to bring on to our engineering team . This intern would report directly to the VP Engineering at our San Diego, CA facility.

Weekly commitment: 30-40 hrs/week in-person

Specific responsibilities may include:
·        Assist in the development of mathematical models for sensors
·        Perform sensor testing and analyze results
·        Write scripts in Python for data analysis and model fitting
·        Routine workup of sensor test data
·        Developing automated data processing scripts
·        Documenting and testing new software applications
·        Collaborating with engineers and scientists on other projects as-needed

Desired skills include:
·        Python (required), C++ (optional), LabView (optional)
·        Proficiency in one major computer algebra system (e.g. Mathematica, Maple)
·        Experience with functional programming is a plus
·        Optimizing algorithms for speed and/or memory usage
·        Software test and debugging skills
·        Self-motivated and results-oriented
·        Great attention to detail
·        Proactive problem-solving
·        Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
·        Robotics skills and experience would translate well to this position

·        Degree in Physics, Chemistry, or an engineering field with physics courses
·        Must be able to commit to 30-40 hrs/week for a minimum of 4 months
·        Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
Application Instructions
Please apply via e-mail with your resume in .pdf or .doc format, including the job title “Applied Mathematics Intern”, first name, and last name in the subject line. Cover letters are optional but encouraged. We review applications on a rolling basis, so apply early! If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out!

Eleanor Grudin – Operations Manager