Senior Acoustics Engineer Jawbone
Jawbone is seeking a senior engineer to join its growing team within the acoustics group. This Senior Acoustics Engineer will lead design and development on a variety of acoustic systems.
Lead design & development (including manufacturing & QA as appropriate) for transducer (speaker and microphone) and enclosure systems from concept through production.
Manage speaker and microphone system specifications.
Communicate with OEMs overseas to achieve desired specifications.
Create reports comparing measurements with target specifications.
Conduct speaker system measurements/simulation/analysis.
Coordinate and perform acoustic/electrical measurements and simulations.
Coordinate and perform transducer durability testing.
Design & implement prototype speaker and microphone sub-systems (transducers, amplifiers, enclosures).
Posses in-depth knowledge of audio electro-acoustic systems covering speakers, microphones, receivers, amplifiers, signal processors (analog and digital), filter design, ADC and DAC topology, measurement of all relevant system performance parameters (both electrical and acoustical), power supply requirements, etc.
Degree in electrical/mechanical engineering, acoustics, or physics.
Self-directed individual with ability to drive products/projects to completion.
Additional Desired Skills and Qualifications:
Experience in headphone and earphone design.
Experience in designing small, full-bandwidth drivers.
Acoustic measurement: Soundcheck, MLSSA, LMS or similar
Electrical measurement: AP
Loudspeaker simulation: LEAP, ACKABAK or similar
Good understanding of T/S.
Transducer design software a plus (e.g. SpeaD).
Matlab/Simulink a plus.
Hands-on prototyping capabilities.
A deep passion for music and audio.
For more than a decade, Jawbone has developed human-centered wearable technology and audio devices unparalleled in their technical innovation, ease-of-use and sophistication of design. A 2010 IDSA Design of the Decade winner, the company is the creator of the award-winning and best-selling Jawbone ERA and ICON Bluetooth headsets; NoiseAssassin technology, the world's first and only military-grade noise-eliminating technology; and the JAMBOX and BIG JAMBOX wireless speakers and speakerphones. Jawbone?s approach to lifestyle tracking is unique, with over 110 patents filed related to UP and its wearable technology manufacturing processes. Jawbone is privately held and headquartered in San Francisco.
Jawbone is an equal opportunity employer, offers an exciting opportunity for qualified career-motivated professionals. We provide competitive compensation, stock options and the chance to work with talented people in a winning, successful, and pleasant environment. We offer many premium benefits including 401(k), medical, dental, life insurance, Paid Time Off and much more.
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