DSP Applications Engineer

Santa Clara, CA

The DSP Applications Engineer works with customers to ensure successful deployment, integration, and use of DSP Concepts’ software products including TalkTo™, our software-based AFE for voice-controlled products.   This position is based in our Santa Clara, CA office and may require occasional domestic or international travel.  The primary responsibilities for DSP Applications Engineer are:

• Supporting customer integration of our Voice UI products via engineer-to-engineer interactions on-site, by phone, and in our online forum

• Developing enhancements to our products, enabling easier integration and debugging of customer problems

• Envisioning and developing collateral material to help make our products easier to learn. This includes developing and communicating reference audio processing designs and refining formal product documentation

• Testing customer products and verifying that they meet expected performance criteria, and such other duties as may be assigned to you from time to time 

• Designing and conducting internal hardware/software tests to ensure the quality of the hardware/software before handing them to customers

Beyond these responsibilities you will have the latitude to grow professionally and apply yourself in many domains. As the team and business grows, so will the responsibilities of this candidate.


The ideal candidate would have the following qualifications:

• Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering

• 1-3 years experience in Linux kernel development for ARM

• Familiar with C/C++ programming for embedded applications

• Experience with Git and Jenkins

• Experience with reading schematics, using test equipment such as scopes and meters, board bring-up, audio system drivers

• Ability to clearly communicate issues, benefits, priorities, tradeoffs and recommended solutions to customers and managers

• Excellent on trouble-shooting and solving problems  

• Experience with Digital Signal Processing is a plus

• Experience with Matlab and Python is a plus