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

Senior Director, Systems Architecture

Posted On: 2014-5-29
Location: Calabasas, CA, USA

DTS is looking for a Senior Director, Systems Architecture in our Calabasas, CA office. In this critical role, you will become the primary technical interface and main point-of-contact for technical requirements in regards to deploying DTS technologies in customer solutions.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

•Provides an efficient and effective day-to-day liaison between the DTS Technology Organization - CSE, in particular, and other DTS corporate business functions, such as DTS Programs and Solutions Organization, as well as, DTS Business Line Management
•Assists new business development by working with IC solutions partners, in particular, to provide concise and complete requirements capture as input to larger Technology Organization decision-making and prioritization process
•Support pre-sales business development and customer engagement with detailed technical product presentations to the customer
•Defines and supports processes for rigorous technical qualification of opportunities
•Provides representation to the "Bowtie" and strategic product planning from customer engineering including engineering change requests and/or relevant customer and market trends

Required Education and Experience

10 years experience in product engineering, applications engineering, and/or related area is a requirement of the role
•Expertise in target application system architecture definition is a must (in particular one of IPTV, Streaming, CPE/STB or Mobile Markets)
•Demonstrated applications in platform depth (i.e., with respect to SOCs, DSPs and related development tools)

Other Skills & Abilities:

•Good command of verbal and oral English
•Experience working with an international employer and/or customers is a plus
•Strong teamwork and project-related skills
•Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work with little supervision
•Aptitude to develop in-depth knowledge of DTS products and in Audio Subsystem architecture
•Familiar and capable of developing and supporting Proof of Concept / demonstrations of DTS technologies for customers
•Critical skills in organization, communication and technical project management
•The candidate will be comfortable in contributing to and supporting the business planning and goal setting process, providing technical and commercial intelligence into that planning
•Genuine interest and passion in audio technology and support of customers


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

Please mention AES00634 when applying for this position.


Vice President, Applications & Services

Posted On: 2014-6-9
Location: Calabasas, CA, USA

DTS seeks a Vice President, Applications & Services with extensive development experience targeting multimedia applications, tools and systems with web services platform support across mobile, TV, PC and consumer electronic products. The candidate will have solid technical expertise to influence the shaping of future products by contributing to the architecture used across multiple systems. Reporting to the Senior Vice President, Product Commercialization, this candidate must possess excellent management and programming skills, experienced in latest best software development processes, and have experience in working in a fast pace development environment with virtual teams.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

Responsibilities include supervising the development of applications, as well as web services, product documentation and working with other DTS Commercialization engineers to produce customer-ready reliable technology for the consumer and professional market. Candidate should have at least 8 years of proven experience with mobile application and multimedia systems development, be detail-oriented with strong analytical, communication and teamwork skills. The VP, Applications & Services, will supervise a team of software architects and engineers and have:

- expertise in C, C++, Java, and Assembly,
- solid technical understanding of Android, iOS, Windows, QNX, and other consumer electronic platforms,
- expertise in multimedia frameworks such as OpenMAX, OpenCORE, DirectShow,
- experience with co-developing client & RESTful APIs to support cross-vertical experiences such as mobile & TVs and PC & mobile,
- proficient in managing geographically disparate development teams,
- experience interfacing with 3rd party partners, portfolio planning and sales teams,
- excel at defining and tracking schedules, refining per market and engineering demands,
- proficient in Agile methodologies with sufficient expertise to engage engineering leads, product owners on a daily basis
- and demonstrated ability to multi-task, and the ability to work with little supervision.

Required Education and Experience

- Master’s degree in computer science or engineering with 8 years industry experience.
- Bachelor’s degree and 10 years of experience will be considered in lieu of Master's degree.
- Management experience in R&D teams with at least 5 years industry experience.
- Extensive multimedia systems, embedded and mobile application product development experience.
- Web services product development experience preferred.


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

Please mention AES00640 when applying for this position.


Quality Assurance & Operations Engineer

Posted On: 2014-6-12
Location: Calabasas, CA, USA

DTS is looking for a highly motivated, organized, and detail oriented person to serve as an engineer on the Audio Fidelity Team. You will be joining a team of engineers who are passionate about getting the highest quality audio experience out of all DTS technologies. Strong listening skills and an ability to hear like a consumer are a must, because you will be helping this team to evaluate/improve DTS technologies in products including AVRs, Televisions, Soundbars, mobile phones, tablets, automobiles, and more.

Working very closely with Research and Development (R&D) engineers, you will contribute to the audio performance of DTS technologies by providing subjectively listening feedback through all phases of the product development cycle. Some coordination with customer facing engineers will be required to ensure proper alignment of DTS technology functionality with end user desires. Awareness of cutting edge consumer audio will also serve you well in this role, because we are often granted the opportunity to confirm that DTS is offering a superior audio performance against similar technologies in the consumer audio marketplace.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

• Work with R&D engineers to prepare/expand test plans based on technology feature definitions
• Conduct subjective listening assessments to support development of audio processing algorithms
• Work directly with R&D engineers from early concept design through production to implement product improvements and enhancements
• Participate in and collaborate on technology API development and final technology tuning
• Conduct competitive benchmarking evaluations

Required Education and Experience

• BS(required) or Masters(preferred) degree in Electrical or Audio Engineering
• Excellent critical listening and evaluation skills
• Experience with most audio editing software packages
• Experience with C Programming & Batch scripting preferred
• Familiar with DTS and other audio technologies
• Fundamental knowledge of DSP and audio testing preferred
• Familiarity with common codec and post-processing audio artifacts
• Experience working as a cross-functional team member preferred
• Experience conducting standardized listening tests preferred

Other Skills and Abilities:

• Strong ability to drive audio performance improvements into final products
• Self-starter, with ability to work autonomously
• Strong analytical skills
• Must possess a strong ability to communicate(verbal & written); Should be capable of translating opinions of auditory experiences into useful feedback for other engineering disciplines
• Should be comfortable working in fast paced environment
• Experience with Consumer Audio devices preferred


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

Please mention AES00642 when applying for this position.


Temporary Senior C/C++ Programmer

Posted On: 2014-6-16
Location: Bangor, UK or Calabasas, CA, USA

DTS is looking for a Senior C/C++ Programmer to join an agile team and assist in the development of next-generation game-audio SDKs. The role is a six-month contract based in the UK or LA.

The ideal candidate will have solid C/C++ skills with a focus on producing quality optimized code.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

Working along side the development team and product owner, the successful candidate will be responsible for:
• Delivering quality C/C++ code
• Profiling and tuning of their own and others’ code
• Iterative SDK development to an emerging specification
• Code documentation
• Self-testing
• Sharing expertise with other members of the development team

Required Education and Experience

Required skills

• BSc computer science, Electronic Engineering, Music Technology or equivalent
• 5 or more years’ experience of commercial C/C++ development
• Skilled in algorithmic optimization
• Audio/DSP algorithm development
• Familiarity with performance and tuning tools
• Hardware architecture designs


Preferred Skills

• Game Middleware Experience
• Game development
• 3D Math
• Audio Research
• Jira, Bugzilla or other issue tracking systems
• Regression and Unit test development
• Build systems (Anthill Pro, Hudson/Jenkins, Cruise Control)
• SDK Development
• DSP Development
• Knowledge of audio architectures
• Agile/Scrum


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

Please mention AES00643 when applying for this position.


Temporary Senior Development Engineer

Posted On: 2014-6-16
Location: Bangor, UK or 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. The role is a six-month contract based in the Bangor, UK or Calabasas, CA.

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 alongside 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

Required skills

• 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 AES00644 when applying for this position.


Senior iOS Software Developer

Posted On: 2014-6-16
Location: Encino, CA, USA

DTS is seeking a Senior iOS Software Developer to work with a team of engineers to create great iOS applications.

He/she will also work closely with product and marketing managers, user interaction designers, and other software engineers to develop new product offerings and improve existing ones.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

• 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 3 years experience with Objective C, iOS, Cocoa touch, and Xcode building applications for both iPhone and iPad
• At least 2 years experience with C++
• 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 globalized mobile apps that work smoothly in multiple languages
• At least 2 iOS applications in the App Store
• Well versed in principles of object oriented design and design patterns


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

Please mention AES00646 when applying for this position.


Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Posted On: 2014-6-16
Location: Bangor, UK

Working closely with the software development team the candidate will be responsible for functional test and test automation of cross-platform content creation and playback applications. The candidate will also interface with the certification group within DTS to produce certification plans for professional tool applications.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

•Create and run automated regression/cross-platform test suites and analyze result samples to determine adherence to test plans
•Improve SQA testing efficiency and develop automated test suites including UI automation.
•Create and execute functional test plans for cross-platform apps.
•Create unit level test suites for continuous integration environments and regression testing.
•Liaise with certification group within DTS to ensure certification of cross-platform applications.
•Review technical documentation and correspondence.
•Perform static and dynamic memory test and perform code coverage analysis and specify required test vectors.
•Participate in design and code inspections.
•Other duties as assigned.


Required Education and Experience

•M.S. in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or equivalent field of study required.
•6+ years of experience in software development and/or software quality assurance.
•Fundamental knowledge of audio testing and DSP preferred •Experience with C/C++ programming, Bash/Python/Perl scripting languages, and issue trackers (Bugzilla, Jira, etc.)
•Understanding of the software product life cycle, and testing of products from inception to end of life
•Experience with Windows, Linux, Mac, and Cygwin environments, GUI test automation and GNU toolchain (compiler/debugger) testing •Must have experience with Windows, Linux, and Mac. Ideally also Android and iOS
•Experience with cross-compiler tools Visual Studio and GCC •Release management experience and familiarity with distributed source control management (CVS, Mercurial, etc.)
•Experience of using Agile/Scrum methodologies
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to proof and edit
•Ability to provide concise high quality documentation
•Strong teamwork and project skills, ensuring open communication channels across distributed engineering and consumer teams
•Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work with little supervision


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

Please mention AES00647 when applying for this position.


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.


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 digital technology company dedicated to delivering the ultimate entertainment experience. DTS decoders are in virtually every major brand of 5.1-channel surround processor, and there are hundreds of millions of DTS-licensed consumer electronics products available worldwide. A pioneer in multichannel audio, DTS technology is in home theater, car audio, PC and game console products, as well as DVD-Video, Blu-ray Disc, and Surround Music software. Founded in 1993, DTS’ corporate headquarters are located in Agoura Hills, California, with its licensing operations headquartered in Limerick, Ireland. DTS also has offices in Northern California, Washington, Canada, China, France, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and the United Kingdom. For further information, please visit www.dts.com. DTS is a registered trademark of DTS, Inc.

 
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