The Microsoft Xbox Team
is responsible for a wide array of products including Xbox
360 and Xbox One
game consoles, Kinect
, high-performance game controllers, and gaming headsets. We are looking for a Senior Audio Digital Signal Processing Engineer
with expertise in signal processing (DSP
) and audio system design to enable world-class consumer electronic products.
As a successful candidate, you enjoy working with cross functional engineering teams and driving system-level and sub-system designs through fast-paced product development cycles. The role allows you to develop and deliver results to demanding audio signal processing problems using modern techniques and methods. You enjoy pairing DSP
algorithms with audio hardware and acoustic design, mechanical assemblies, and electronics to bring to life compelling and innovative user experiences. You take pride in the quality of your work and the products you ship.
Your work experience includes a minimum of five years in signal processing and audio product design with embedded DSP
. You are expert in DSP
audio algorithms such as: AGC
reduction/suppression; EQ; IIR/FIR
filters; beamforming and Multi-Band Compression
, you are knowledgeable in the area of audio software codecs including: AAC
, mp3, OPUS
and hardware codecs from various suppliers.
responsibilities include the specification, design, integration and tuning of embedded audio DSP
algorithms including the selection of hardware codecs. Experience
in choosing material and components to achieve cost targets is desired. The establishment of specifications and written test plans, including the development of test procedures to verify your designs are integral to the position. An ability to manage complex projects against development timeline needs, is required, and your excellent communication skills allow you to work seamlessly with teams across various engineering functions and geographies. As such, you are willing to travel internationally at times to support design and manufacturing activities.
in electrical engineering, acoustics, audio engineering or physics, with specialty in digital signal processing and audio system design.
o 5+ years of experience in audio product development, including project lead experience on at least one product that successfully reached volume production.
++ design and coding skills
with Audio DSP
development on embedded systems and development tools (IDE's
, emulators, EVM's
developing and debugging software in a real-time, embedded, multiprocessor, multi-interface environment.
and Subjective Audio Testing
with audio/acoustic test systems such as ACQUA
with Audio Standards
experience for development on Infotainment
products is a plus
ability to drive complex audio system trade-offs by partnering across engineering teams.
is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.
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