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Acoustic System Engineer
Ref No.: 17-25780
Location: Austin, Texas
Acoustic System Engineer

As an Acoustic Systems Engineer, you will work directly with market-leading consumer electronics companies to tune complex signal processing algorithms for noise cancellation applications. You will perform lab experiments, debug algorithms, develop tests, and judge sound quality of advanced signal processing algorithms. You will also be a key link between Cirrus Logic customers and our digital design team for developing, implementing, and tuning adaptive algorithms.

Responsibilities
  • Tune complex digital signal processing systems for consumer products
  • Perform experiments in an anechoic chamber or listening room, judge sound quality, use high quality audio interfaces with head and torso simulators
  • Utilize custom MATLAB data acquisition software with FPGA or customer development boards connected to prototype acoustic devices

Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or similar and 3+ years of experience in digital audio signal processing and/or acoustics development for voice and audio applications
  • Expertise in MATLAB programming and data acquisition
  • Proficiency in digital filter design and related signal processing techniques
  • Strong hands-on experience conducting audio and acoustic measurement and analysis
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills

Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Acoustics or similar
  • Experience in noise suppression, echo and noise cancellation, and/or beam forming
  • Experience with FPGA simulation and test
  • Familiarity with the silicon development cycle
  • Experience in adaptive filter design
  • Experience in mixed-signal audio: product design, microphone, speakers, audio IC
  • Basic board level test and debugging
This position is located in Austin, TX