Overview

Job Description:

**Job Id** E1954742

**Job Title** DSP Software Engineer (Auburn Hills, MI)

**Post Date** 10/26/2017

**Company-Division** Qualcomm Atheros Inc

Qualcomm Atheros at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qca

**Job Area** Engineering – Software

**Location** Michigan – Auburn Hills

**Job Overview** An employee in this position will be primarily involved with DSP software implementation of algorithmic solutions for audio.

Responsibilities:

+ Writing, debugging, optimizing and testing of Matlab, embedded C and assembly source code with an emphasis on audio applications

+ Maintenance and improvement of existing audio algorithm code base including audio CODEC design and development, music enhancement, dynamic range control, acoustic event detection, packet loss compensation, and other audio enhancements

+ Supporting Research and Feasibility Studies including defining the scope and goals of audio research tasks and completion of detailed reports on results and recommendations for development activities

+ Project management tasks including creation and maintenance of requirements and schedule documentation for assigned projects

+ Provide international customer support, liaison, technical training and conference papers as dictated by the assigned projects

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

**Minimum Qualifications** Advanced degree or 5+ years of experience in algorithm design for audio or speech signal processing including:

+ Understanding of Sample and Linear system theory

+ Experience using Matlab

+ Fixed-point DSP programming

+ Experience with audio processing techniques for voice and music

+ Knowledge of/experience with industry standards

+ Basic experience with analog and digital circuitry

+ Basic experience with Network Protocols and Standards: VoIP, xDSL, ATM, Frame Relay, IP, TCP, UDP, RTP/RTCP.

**Preferred Qualifications** MS in Electrical/Computer Engineering with emphasis in audio or speech signal processing

Experience in analyzing audio problems using tools such as Matlab, Adobe Audition and objective evaluation tools

Knowledge of C/C++, assembly language and a scripting language such as Python

Experience with echo cancellation and noise reduction techniques

Familiarity with audio portions of wireless standards such as Bluetooth

Experience with standard DAC, ADC, data flow controls, SPI, I2C, PCM, uLaw, aLaw and others.

Exposure to a multitude of DSP architectures and platforms.

Ability to take ownership of projects with minimal supervision

Ability to guide and assist members of the group on technical issues.

**Education Requirements** BSEE or equivalent experience

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**EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**

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