AES Job Board: DTS, Inc. - Multiple Job Listings

Senior iOS Application Developer

Posted On: 2014-8-4
Location: Los Gatos, CA, USA

DTS is seeking a Senior iOS Software Developer to work with a highly-skilled team of engineers in our growing Los Gatos office in order to create great iOS applications.
He/she will also work closely with product and marketing managers, user interaction designers, and other talented software engineers to develop new audio product offerings and improve existing ones. iOS Developer will be supporting integration our audio technology into 3rd party media players, and be looked at as the iOS product expert.


Essential Functions and Responsibilities

• Well versed in principles of object oriented design and design patterns
• Experience with multi-threaded programming
• Working knowledge of Instruments
• Passion for high quality and well designed products
• Familiarity with common SCM tools
• Great written and verbal communication skills
• Experience with digital audio


Required Education and Experience

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
• At least 8 years experience with Objective C, iOS, Cocoa touch, and Xcode building applications for both iPhone and iPad
• At least 5 years experience with C++
• Ideally at least 3+ year working with music streaming technology


Other Skills & Abilities:

• MS in Computer Science
• Good understanding of memory management, network programming, and multi-threading
• At least 2 iOS applications in the App Store
• Experience developing for and creating automated unit test frameworks
• Experience coding globalized mobile apps that work smoothly in multiple languages

Please apply http://www.dts.com/careers

Please mention AES00671 when applying for this position.


Senior Director, Systems Architecture - Mobile

Posted On: 2014-8-4
Location: Calabasas, CA, USA

DTS is looking for a Senior Director, Systems Architecture -Mobile to be based in our Calabasas, CA headquarters. This is a rare opportunity to join DTS in a role focused on driving the specification and deployment of our technologies into industry-leading consumer products in the mobile and connected device markets. You will be an integral member of a globally-deployed team of audio application and solutions engineers, working closely with key customers and strategic partners worldwide.


Essential Functions and Responsibilities

• We will rely on you to ensure all internal and external stakeholders are aligned during the audio systems planning and design process, including DTS-internal R&D and Product Engineering, as well as, audio experts representing IC solution providers, OEMs, and application developers.
• You will support pre-sales customer engagement with detailed technical presentations to the customer while providing rigorous technical qualification of new business opportunities. You will become a key voice of the customer, providing concise and complete requirements capture as input to larger technology planning and prioritization processes, thus ensuring our products are relevant with respect to near-to-mid-term customer and market needs.
• You will be an effective day-to-day liaison between the DTS Technology Organization and other DTS corporate business functions, such as Program Management and Business Line Management.


Required Education and Experience

• Demonstrated success in leading audio or multimedia systems architecture from latter stages of algorithm development through their implementation on consumer products.
• Depth of knowledge of multimedia frameworks on mobile device platforms, such as iOS and Android. In depth understanding of audio solutions deployed on other network-connected devices, such as Set-top Boxes, IP-based Digital Media Players, Smart TV’s, etc., is a plus.
• M.Eng., MSc degree or above in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline is required along with 10 years of experience in product engineering, applications engineering, and/or related area is a requirement of the role.
• Demonstrated capability in developing applications on various industry-standard platforms (e.g., on SOCs, DSPs) along with and related development tools.


Other Skills & Abilities

• Must have experience working with an multi-national employer and/or international customers
• Persuasive verbal and writing skills with a good command of English
• Must be willing to work in teams both as an effective leader or key player
• Highly developed skills in organization, process development and technical project management
• Genuine interest and passion for audio technology and an aptitude to develop in-depth knowledge of DTS products


Please apply http://www.dts.com/careers

Please mention AES00672 when applying for this position.


Software Quality Assurance Technician - Intern

Posted On: 2014-9-9
Location: Encino, CA, USA

The Software QA Technician - Intern will participate in the manual execution of testing end user functionality of software across various platforms. The Software QA Technician will use the software and/or hardware, checking functionality and searching for any failures with the system in both positive and negative use cases. The Software QA Technician may also be tasked with updating test plans to include issues found during ad-hoc testing, working with off-site testers, helping to troubleshoot customer, distributor, or manufacture issues or other Quality Assurance tasks to meet company needs.


Essential Functions and Responsibilities

•A good working knowledge of the Android operating system and Android applications is mandatory
•Understanding of the software product life cycle, and testing of products from inception to end of life is mandatory
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to proof and edit is mandatory
•Ability to provide concise high quality documentation is mandatory
•Windows, and iOS knowledge is desirable
•An understanding of wireless networks, setting up access points and internet service, etc., is desired
•Understanding of test methodologies and principles is desirable
•Experience with Windows, Linux, Eclipse, and Cygwin environments a plus
•Audio engineering knowledge a plus
•Experience with Bugzilla a plus


Please apply http://www.dts.com/careers

Please mention AES00689 when applying for this position.


Field Application Engineer - Audio Solutions

Posted On: 2014-9-9
Location: Santa Ana, CA, USA

DTS is experiencing progressive growth and is seeking a Field Applications Engineer (FAE). This position will play a vital role in improving the audio quality of products from top manufacturers. The quality and reputation of DTS rests highly upon the capabilities of the FAE. It presents a unique opportunity to be involved in many aspects of the audio industry, utilizing engineering as well as communication skills. There will be interaction directly with Engineering, R&D, Sales, and Marketing individuals in the top companies in every major segment of consumer electronics. This position will challenge and grow your audio, software, hardware and business skills.


An FAE at DTS is an audio expert that provides vital engineering support for customer companies in each industry segment we operate in, as well as engineering support for Sales efforts and internal Marketing and R&D needs. This requires an individual who has a deep understanding and passion for audio, has critical listening and analytical skills, and enjoys working with people. The individual must be a motivated and quick learner.


Domestic and International travel will be required in order to support the initial Sales effort as well as post-sales product support. This includes presenting DTS solutions and giving advice directly to prospective customer engineers, as well as providing continued support in the evaluation, implementation, and tuning phases. The final goal is to get the best audio experience from the costumer’s device by utilizing DTS technologies.


This customer-facing role presents a unique opportunity to grow both interpersonal and engineering skills. An FAE at DTS will interact with the key engineers, decision makers, and executives in all industry segments that involve audio. This position reports to the Director of Field Applications Engineering.


Essential Functions and Responsibilities

• Primary technical interface and main point-of-contact for customer technical support during product design and integration
• Support pre-sales business development and customer engagement with technical product presentation and demonstration
• Perform tuning of DTS audio technologies on all types of CE devices, for demo and production units
• Perform audio analysis and feasibility studies for DTS implementations on all types of CE products
• Provide feedback to R&D and other engineering departments regarding DTS implementations.
• Respond to and resolve customer issues, utilizing the support of DTS's engineering team
• Deliver technical training for internal sales/marketing teams and external clients
• Create audio and video demo content using DTS technologies for all types of CE devices


Required Education and Experience

• BS degree required, or MS in Electrical Engineering preferred
• 2+ years experience in engineering
• Strong interest in DSP concepts
• Embedded system knowledge using C/C++
• Critical audio listening skills, with the ability to tune audio technologies on various consumer electronics devices
• Passion for audio and music
• Strong communication and presentation skills
• Excellent interpersonal skills, including working with various cultures
• Ability to multi-task
• Quick learner
• Willingness and legal status to travel freely up to 40% both domestically and internationally (majority domestic overnight travel, and some international)

Please apply http://www.dts.com/careers

Please mention AES00690 when applying for this position.


Senior Director, R&D

Posted On: 2014-9-9
Location: Calabasas, CA or Kirkland, WA, USA

DTS, Inc. seeks a motivated self-starter interested in working with a creative and talented team of engineers to contribute to the development of new audio coding technologies and the improvements of the existing DTS codecs.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Reference codec software development
• Design and improvements of encoder and decoder software architectures,
• Support for integration of our encoder/decoder/utility libraries into 3-rd party applications
• Support for commercialization of new codec reference software


Required Education and Experience

Required:
• MSc degree in electrical engineering, computer science, or related fields, with at least 5 years of experience in object oriented C/C++ programming and software architecture design
• Experience with software development and release processes across multiple platforms/OS
• Experience with both front and back end development
• Excellent technical writing and presentation skills
• Excellent communications and organizational skills
• Team oriented work ethics
• Effective multi-tasking capabilities


Desired:

• Familiarity/Experience with two or more technical fields from the following:
o Time-Frequency or sub-band-domain techniques for audio processing
o Standard audio codecs such as AAC, HE-AAC, WMA, AC3, USAC
o Spatial audio processing
o Fixed-point effects on audio algorithm implementation
• Experience using Matlab/Simulink for algorithm development and/or testing
• Experience in project leadership
• Experience in analyzing audio problems using tools such as Matlab, Adobe Audition and objective evaluation tools

Please apply http://www.dts.com/careers

Please mention AES00691 when applying for this position.


Mobile Software Developer, Consultant

Posted On: 2014-9-9
Location: Encino, CA, USA

DTS is seeking a mobile developer to work with a team of engineers to create great iOS applications.
This is a 9 month - 18 month assignment.


Essential Functions and Responsibilities

• Well versed in principles of object oriented design and design patterns
• Experience developing network based applications using XML
• Experience with multi-threaded programming
• Working knowledge of Instruments
• Passion for high quality and well designed products
• Working knowledge of SVN
• Great written and verbal communication skills


Required Education and Experience

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
• At least 2 year experience with Objective C, iOS, Cocoa touch, and Xcode building applications for both iPhone and iPad
• At least 1 iOS application in the App Store

Preferred

• MS in Computer Science
• Deep understanding of memory management, network / socket programming, and multi-threading
• Accessibility framework experience
• Experience developing for and creating automated unit test frameworks
• Experience coding localized mobile apps that work smoothly in multiple languages

Please apply http://www.dts.com/careers

Please mention AES00692 when applying for this position.


Senior Development Engineer

Posted On: 2014-9-9
Location: Calabasas, CA, USA

DTS is looking for a Senior Development Engineer to join an agile team and assist in the development of next-generation game-audio SDKs.


Essential Functions and Responsibilities

The ideal candidate will have solid C/C++ skills and will be expected to contribute code to the project, though they will have an emphasis on supporting and maintaining code quality across the team using unit-testing and other appropriate testing strategies. The candidate will also have experience with using and maintaining automated build systems to support regression testing.


Working along side the development team and product owner, the successful candidate will be responsible for:
• Delivering quality C/C++ code for audio SDK releases
• Specification of unit test vectors for their own and others’ code
• Iterative SDK development to an emerging specification
• Code documentation
• Sharing expertise with other members of the development team


Required Education and Experience

• BSc computer science, Electronic Engineering or equivalent
• 5 or more years’ experience of commercial C/C++ development
• 2 or more years Build system experience (Anthill Pro, Hudson/Jenkins, Cruise Control)
• Jira, Bugzilla or other issue tracking systems
• Regression and Unit test development

Preferred Skills

• SDK Development
• DSP Development
• Game development experience
• Agile/Scrum


Please apply http://www.dts.com/careers

Please mention AES00693 when applying for this position.


Senior Audio Software Developer

Posted On: 2014-9-9
Location: Calabasas, CA, USA

DTS, Inc. seeks a motivated self-starter interested in working with a creative and talented team of engineers to devise and develop software architecture, applications and plugins for professional audio content creation and authoring. In addition, in this role you will support customer integration and technology demonstration and promotion.


Essential Functions and Responsibilities

• Devise and develop software architecture/framework and plugins for DTS professional audio coding suite including audio pre-processing tools, encoders, stream editing tools, monitoring tools, etc.
• Support and educate customers in their understanding, integration and testing of DTS technologies
• Develop software tools for testing, certification and integration of DTS software solutions into customers' products


Required Education and Experience

• B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering, computer science, or related fields, with minimum of seven years of experience in C/C++ software development
• Minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience with software development for professional audio applications (priority given to those with experience in AAX and VST; will consider those with RTAS, Audio-units etc.)
• Familiarity with content preparation workflows for rich media digital delivery such as Audio post production as well as music production. Must also have deep understanding of automation requirements (watch folders or similar) etc.
• Familiarity with multi-media container formats like MP4, Adobe Flash, 3GP etc.
• Ability to effectively communicate technically related information to non-technical audience
• Excellent technical writing and presentation skills
• Excellent communication and organizational skills including multi-tasking capabilities
• Team oriented work ethic


Please apply http://www.dts.com/careers

Please mention AES00694 when applying for this position.


About DTS, Inc.

5220 Las Virgenes Road
Calabasas, CA 91302
U.S.A.

Phone: +1 818 436 1000
Fax: +1 818 436 1999
Website: www.dts.com

DTS, Inc. (NASDAQ: DTSI) is a premier audio solutions provider for high-definition entertainment experiences—anytime, anywhere, on any device. DTS' audio solutions enable delivery and playback of clear, compelling high-definition audio which is incorporated by hundreds of licensee customers around the world, into an array of consumer electronic devices. From a renowned legacy as a pioneer in high definition multi-channel audio, DTS became a mandatory audio format in the Blu-ray Disc standard and is now increasingly deployed in enabling digital delivery of compelling movies, music, games and other forms of digital entertainment to a growing array of network-connected consumer devices. DTS technology is in car audio systems, digital media players, DVD players, game consoles, home theaters, PCs, set-top boxes, smart phones, surround music content and every device capable of playing Blu-ray discs. Founded in 1993, DTS' corporate headquarters are located in Calabasas, California with its licensing operations headquartered in Limerick, Ireland. DTS also has offices in Los Gatos and Santa Ana, California, Washington, China, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and the United Kingdom.

 
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