DSP Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00000104-1
  • Date Posted: 28 August 2019
  • Recruiter: Nothing But Recruitment
  • Location: Moulton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Title: DSP Engineer

Location: Northamptonshire

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE Contract Type: Perm / Full Time

Sector: Audio An exciting opportunity has arisen to work within an international manufacturer of audio amplifiers, based in Northamptonshire.

Main Activities / Tasks:

• DSP algorithm development, implementation and optimisation

 • This includes both high-level modelling (MATLAB, C/C++, VST plug-ins) and assembler level optimisation on the target platforms

Other Duties:

• Assisting in project planning, scoping and problem solving in terms of software

• Other duties within skill set but not necessarily role scope as and when (creative design input, attending meetings etc

• Education / Qualifications: • Qualified to degree level or above in a relevant subject

Training / Technical Skills: (Desirable)

• Several years (minimum 3) commercial experience as an audio DSP Engineer.

• SHARC DSP experience.

• Experience using JUCE or similar for creating software GUIs

• Proficient using MATLAB

• Experience in assembler-level optimisation (preferably on ARM Cortex M/Cortex A)

• Experience in testing audio algorithms and audio processing blocks (Essential)

• Excellent demonstrable Embedded C programming skills

• C++ (OOP) programming skills

• Solid understanding of fundamental DSP theory

• Strong understanding of software engineering principles

• Experience in audio signal processing

• Understanding of/experience developing VST plugins

 Experience / Knowledge:

• Optimisation on out-of-order architectures

• Real-world modelling of audio systems

• Audio analysis of real-world systems

• DSP development for embedded hardware

• Independent and self-reliant, being able to work without close supervision

• Working within a KPI (Key Performance Indicator) structure

• A musical background, guitar playing or otherwise, would be considered a strong advantage Personality

• Passion for the music industry

• Excellent interpersonal skills, able to build professional relationships with people at all levels

• Ability to manage working time effectively and prioritise assignments appropriately

• Enthusiastic, methodical, committed and dependable