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Senior Audio Electronics Engineer

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Senior Audio Electronics Engineer

Job opening: January, 19th, 2018

Job overview:

The Senior Audio Electronics Engineer takes the lead role in the development of analog and digital circuitry required to support Archwave’s audio solutions. Working in a dynamic environment with internal teams, external contractors, and our customers, you oversee and develop both the analog and digital circuit designs.

Able to anticipate common challenges and tradeoffs in audio electronics development, you understand the overall product goals and translate that understanding into designs, circuits, prototypes and ultimately, a validated production product. You understand the new product introduction process and are able to support both the design and manufacturing stages of development.

Your main responsibilities are:·      

  • Develop & maintain schematic diagrams, electronics BOM, circuit simulations and board layouts in support of product designs.

  • Optimize electronics design for the best balance of economy, quality, reliability, safety, and sustainability.

  • Collaborate with internal development team and external contractors to design, develop and architect electronics for Archwave modules & products.

  • Define and develop research prototypes needed to support product goals.

  • Assure products comply with appropriate regulatory and safety requirements.

  • Work closely with external vendors and partners for optimal integration of hardware and mechanical designs, oversee initial production stages

  • Stay current on new product offerings and technology advancements in audio and digital electronics.

  • Work closely with external manufacturing partners in Europe and Asia

  • Collaborate with management and the development team to establish hardware technology goals

  • Design and development support for manufacturing test fixtures

Required Qualifications:· 

  • BS in EE or related technical discipline

  • 8+ years prior experience designing mixed signal analog and digital circuits

  • 8+ years prior experience developing consumer electronics products from ideation through market release and sustainment.

  • Ability to architect or oversee the architecture of a complete consumer product (power, digital, analog, user interface and communication systems)

  • Extensive experience the design and layout of PCBs

  • Prior experience with high gain, low noise electronics design techniques.

  • Awareness of typical design for manufacturing issues, and electronics manufacturing process.

  • Experience troubleshooting systems using common lab tools like oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers and logic analyzers.

  • Ability to negotiate effectively with peers as an integral part of a cross functional team.

  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Prior experience developing audio and/or music products

  • Experience with Linux, Arm processors, and Git


If you are interested in this role, please email your CV and Cover Letter to with the job role in the subject heading.