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AES Job Board: QSC, LLC - Multiple Job Listings

SW Engineer

Posted On: 2017-9-1
Location: Boulder, Colorado, USA

Summary:

QSC seeks an experienced and self-motivated Software Engineer to work with an experienced team of software engineers and product management to develop cutting-edge digital audio products. This position is based in Boulder, Colorado. We are looking for an expert in C++ who has had varied experience applying this language. You will get to work on projects that bring into existence some of the most advanced professional audio products anywhere.


Description:

REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum of 3 years of hands on coding experience with large C++ code bases.
Experience with TCP/IP, UDP/IP, HTTP control APIs.
Excellent SW design, engineering, implementation, coding, debugging, and build & release skills.
Multi-threading.
Experience developing software in Linux OS.
Passionate, persistent, creative - you find solutions to difficult problems and clever ways to work around them when necessary.
Excellent problem-solving, verbal and written communication, design, development, and debugging skills.
Ability to work independently and in groups to effectively participate in the software development life cycle.
Experience with control of commercial AV products preferred.
Familiarity with professional audio products and systems preferred.
A passion for audio in your spare time is a big plus.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Envision, design, and develop world-class software in the pro audio industry.
Apply good software design and development practices in daily activities.
Work with Software Quality Assurance to develop appropriate test strategies.


Education:

B.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related field


Please send resume to: Robert.Cambareri@qsc.com

Please mention AES001066 when applying for this position.


Software Engineer

Posted On: 2017-9-7
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

Description:

Combine your love of SW Development and Audio.
QSC seeks an experience and self-motivated Software Engineer to work with an experienced team of software engineers and product management to develop cutting-edge digital audio products. This position is located in Costa Mesa, California.


Education and Requirements:

BS or MS (preferred) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field from an accredited university.
Minimum 3 years of work experience as a software engineer working in large code bases.
Strong coding skills in C/C++.
Experience with embedded Linux and/or other real time operating systems
Demonstrated experience with embedded software development on low-cost microcontroller HW ICs.
Experience with bringing up and troubleshooting real-time hardware systems and prototypes.
Familiarity with professional audio products and systems preferred.
Design and development of software for audio/video applications is a plus.
Outstanding problem solving skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Work collaboratively with other members of a tight-knit, small project team to develop world-class professional audio/video products for the live sound, cinema and systems markets.
Develop solutions in the areas of real-time operating systems, network communications, mixed signal design and embedded product design.
Apply good software design and development practices in daily activities.
Work with Software Quality Assurance to develop appropriate test strategies.


Please send resume to: Robert.Cambareri@qsc.com

Please mention AES001067 when applying for this position.


Technical Manager - Install Loudspeakers

Posted On: 2017-9-13
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

QSC is the designer and manufacturer of not only the K Series loudspeakers -- the world’s top-selling PA speaker product line -- but also a growing range of install loudspeakers that are part of QSC’s Systems Solution.
The Technical Manager, Install Loudspeakers is one of the top members of the QSC loudspeaker products team. They serve as architect, designer, implementer, and tester for a wide variety of loudspeaker system products across the globe. This is a hands-on position that requires a broad range of skills and significant experience designing and building modern loudspeaker systems.
As a technical leader, the Technical Manager, Install Loudspeakers performs a wide variety of tasks including development of loudspeaker system architectures, advanced modeling and simulation, transducer specification and selection, platform investigation and prototyping, acoustic testing, and system voicing, debugging and tuning.
The Technical Manager, Install Loudspeakers is part of a tightknit, focused, product development team that includes staff from Program Management, Product Management, New Product Introduction, Supply Chain, and Sales & Marketing. The team moves quickly, and requires someone who can factor multiple different points of view, make good decisions, balance the many demands of the role, and deliver the highest-value products on schedule and within budget.
This is an ideal position for an accomplished engineer who wants to make their mark within the industry, and work with the best engineers in the business to create innovative and exciting new products heard by literally millions of people every day. If you are an engineer who cares about audio and loudspeakers as much as we do, we want to talk with you!


Education and Experience:

B.S. degree in Acoustics, Mechanical Engineering, or Electrical Engineering. Advanced degree preferred.
Minimum of 5 years of experience designing, building, and testing loudspeaker systems and related subsystems (e.g. enclosures, rigging, transducers, DSP, amplifier) for commercial or professional products and markets.
Experience creating cost effective solutions that meet aggressive product feature, cost, quality, performance, and time to market requirements.
Senior-level knowledge of electroacoustics. Skilled at computer-based design and simulation (e.g. 3D CAD, FEA).
Proficiency with electroacoustics test and measurement tools (e.g. Listen SoundCheck, Klippel etc.).
Experience working with offshore ODM and CM partners.
Experience supporting complete product solutions
Required skills:
A “go-getter” - an intrinsic ability to get things done and deliver results
Focus and emphasis on teamwork to achieve results
Multi-disciplinary design skills including electroacoustics, digital signal processing, 3D modeling, and power amplifiers.
Excellent interpersonal skills
Superior problem solving skills: issue identification, problem structuring, analysis and developing recommendations
Ability to work well with all levels of internal management and staff, as well as outside diverse suppliers and CMs.
Good English language communication skills, both written and oral.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Leads all architecture, design and implementation efforts for one or more install loudspeaker development projects.
Partners with senior-most technical leaders in the Amplifier, Mechanical, Acoustic and DSP departments to create innovative new products for multiple markets
Articulates all technical aspects of product lifecycle from concept to end-of-life with internal and external staff, suppliers, and overseas CMs.
Integrates innovative technical solutions to best satisfy the features-set, cost, manufacturability, quality, and time to market constraints and requirements.
Utilizes highly effective interpersonal skills to build and grow relationships with both internal team members and third party providers.
Interfaces with all levels of management to communicate technical proposals, risks, tradeoffs, solutions, and business issues.
Travels to China and other ODM & CM countries supporting prototype and pilot builds as required.


Equal Opportunity Employer

To apply: http://www.qsc.com/careers

Please mention AES001068 when applying for this position.


Sr. DSP Engineer

Posted On: 2017-9-19
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

QSC seeks and experienced and self-motivated Sr DSP Engineer to work with cross-functional teams to develop leading edge audio algorithms for a wide variety of amplifiers, mixing consoles, powered loudspeakers, and other devices. The Sr DSP Engineer will be responsible for designing and implementing algorithms on target HW ranging from low-cost general-purpose microcontrollers to dedicated DSP ICs to large, general purpose Intel CPUs. In addition, the Sr DSP Engineer will help drive system architecture and component selection, model and simulate algorithms, validate algorithm and product performance, and ensure that products meet all schedule and performance requirements.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for DSP, algorithm development, analysis and software implementation for QSC loudspeakers, amplifiers and digital systems.
Lead and drive development, modeling and analysis of loudspeaker protection and amplifier limiter subsystems.
Develop solutions in the areas of real-time operating systems, network communications, mixed signal design and embedded product design.
Work collaboratively with other members of a tight-knit, small project team to develop world-class professional audio products.
Work with Software Quality Assurance to develop appropriate test strategies.


Education and Experience:

BS or MS (preferred) in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, or related field from an accredited university. Focus in audio digital signal processing.
Minimum of 5 years of work experience in digital audio signal processing, DSP algorithm development, and real-time signal processing.
Proficiency with MATLAB, Mathcad, Max/MSP, and Simulink.
Demonstrated experience with embedded software development on low-cost microcontroller HW ICs.
Familiarity with dedicated DSP ICs from Analog Devices, Texas Instruments, and others.
Experience with embedded Linux and/or other real time operating systems.
Strong coding skills in C/C++.
Experience with assembly-level programming.
Experience with bringing up and troubleshooting real-time hardware systems and prototypes.
Knowledge of DSP-controlled loudspeaker systems.
Experience developing digital audio products and systems that meet aggressive performance and reliability requirements.
Outstanding problem solving skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.


Please send resume to: Robert.Cambareri@qsc.com

Please mention AES001070 when applying for this position.


Director - Hardware Engineering

Posted On: 2017-9-21
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

Description:

The Director of Hardware Engineering is one of the top members of the QSC Product Development team. They lead and manage the teams responsible for design and development of all electrical hardware aspects of QSC’s products. In addition, the Director of Hardware Engineering may also serve at times as architect, engineer, and designer for a few high profile, select projects.
This position requires someone who possesses excellent leadership skills in addition to strong technical skills. As a leader and manager, the Director of Hardware Engineering is responsible for ensuring that all project work is scheduled and completed on time, within budget, and to QSC’s demanding quality standards. Tasks include managing staff at all seniority levels, facilitating cross-functional teams to achieve the best designs possible, balancing competing needs and priorities, and working collaboratively with other department leaders.
As an expert technical contributor, the Director of Hardware Engineering is accountable for driving innovation and invention, overseeing all technical work, setting and maintaining design standards, introducing and incorporating the latest design methods and tools, improving internal and external design practices, and keeping our technology at the forefront of the industry.
The Director of Hardware Engineering is part of a tightknit, focused, Product Development team that includes staff from Software Engineering, Acoustic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Program Management, Product Management, NPI, Supply Chain, and Sales and Marketing. This larger team moves quickly, and requires someone who can factor different points of view, make good decisions, balance the many demands of the role, and deliver the highest-value products on schedule and within budget.
This is an ideal position for an accomplished Senior Manager or Director who is ready to take their career to the next level. QSC employees make a difference and continuously create innovative and exciting new products heard and seen by literally millions of people every day. If you love Hardware Engineering and you have been waiting for the right opportunity to make your mark with one of the best audio, cinema, and A/V technology companies in the world, we want to talk with you!


Education and Experience:

B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering. M.S. degree preferred.
Minimum of 10 years of experience as an Electrical Engineer.
Minimum of 6 years of experience managing electrical engineering teams of eight persons or more.
Proficiency in Cadence.
Experience creating cost effective solutions that meet aggressive product feature, cost, quality, performance, and time to market requirements.
Senior-level knowledge of Electrical Engineering. Skilled at computer-based design and simulation.
Experience working with offshore ODMs, JDMs, and CMs.
Experience supporting complete product solutions from cradle to grave.
Required skills:
A “go-getter” - an intrinsic ability to get things done and deliver winning products.
Superior problem solving skills: issue identification, problem structuring, analysis, and development of recommendations.
Ability to work well with all levels of internal management and staff, as well as outside diverse suppliers and CMs.
Focus and emphasis on teamwork to achieve results.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Strong leadership skills.
Good English language communication skills, both written and oral.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Leads all design and development activities within the Hardware Engineering teams located at multiple sites including Costa Mesa (Headquarters), Boulder, CO, and San Luis Obispo, CA.
Partners with other Engineering department heads and other senior leaders in the Mechanical, Acoustic, and Software departments to create innovative new products for multiple markets.
Integrates innovative technical solutions to best satisfy market constraints and requirements including feature-sets, performance, cost, manufacturability, quality, and time to market.
Schedules work and activities for all department staff. Plans top-down design schedules and resource plans with cross-functional product development team to meet Hardware Engineering resource requests
Oversees recruiting and hiring activities across all of the electrical engineering domains – power, digital, mixed signal, video, PCB, etc.
Develops, maintains, and champions tool chains and internal processes for product development (ECAD, Simulation, Test, Qualification, etc.)
Develops and maintains hardware vendor relations.
Develops and maintaining internal documentation (SharePoint sites etc.)
Coordinates with cross-functional Product Development teams to meet all Hardware Engineering resource requests.
Utilizes highly effective interpersonal skills to build and grow relationships with both internal team members and third party providers.
Interfaces with all levels of management to communicate technical proposals, risks, tradeoffs, solutions, and business issues.
Travels to China and other ODM & CM countries supporting prototype and pilot builds as required.


Please send resume to: Alex.Duarte@qsc.com
Or use the link below-
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Please mention AES001071 when applying for this position.


Advanced Applications Engineer

Posted On: 2017-10-24
Location: Remote - Western half of U.S.A.

JOB SUMMARY:

The “Advanced Applications Engineer” will provide the highest level of field support to our global channel partners, consultants and prospective users by providing advanced system training, design, deployment, programming, third-party integration, and troubleshooting. The Advanced Applications Engineer will also work closely and collaboratively with all the Systems Sales Directors to ensure key accounts experience a high level of support.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Bachelors of Science degree in a technical/engineering discipline, or equivalent experience.
Minimum 5-year experience in the professional audio industry..
Experience as a Sound Contractor and/or Consultant are highly desirable.
Must be fluent with computer technologies, networked audio systems, and DSP technology.
Audio industry certifications in CTS, CTS-I, or CTS-D is required.
IT industry networking certifications such as CCNA, CCDA or equivalent is desirable.
Experience with LUA scripting or similar is desirable.
Experience with third party control integration (AMX, Crestron etc) is highly desirable.
Experience with Unified Communications systems (Cisco, Avaya, Polycom etc) is desirable.
Possess strong computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel & PPT).
Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously while meeting specific deadlines is required.
Excellent written, verbal & presentation skills.
Excellent interpersonal & communication skills.
Ability to make decisions within designated area of responsibility.
Strong leadership & mentoring abilities.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position will cover the Western half of the U.S.A.
Solve demanding Pre and Post sales Advanced Application problems.
Document and brings software solutions to R&D to be productized.
Manage any third-party interface requirements for large scale projects, including (but not limited to), AMX, Crestron, Show Control, Message Assembly, FIDS, BIDS, Legacy Paging systems, Cisco Stadium Vision, Cisco Call Manager, Avaya Aura, etc.
Develop Quick Setup Guides for the above.
Provide guidance on Advanced Level training curriculum.
Provide Advanced-level Seminars and presentations as required.
Represent QSC on any technology forums or groups relating to networked DSP.
Coordinate any sales opportunities that arise with the Sales Department.
Provide Mentoring to other Systems Application Engineers within the organization.
Assist and influence product Development by acquiring and reporting application, use-case and customer requirements information.
Keep Engineering, Marketing, Product Development, Technical Services and Quality Assurance divisions informed, in writing, of any product problems, opportunities, software bugs or emerging customer needs.
Reinforce QSC’s credibility within the Pro Audio community.


* The above is intended to describe the general content of and qualifications for the job. It is not an exhaustive statement of all the functions, duties, or qualifications.
Please send resume to: Robert.Cambareri@qsc.com

Please mention AES001084 when applying for this position.


About QSC, LLC

1675 MacArthur Blvd.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
U.S.A.

Phone: +1 714 754 6175
Email: Send Email
Website: www.qsc.com

QSC, LLC, is a globally recognized leader in the design, engineering, and manufacture of award winning high performance audio products including power amplifiers, loudspeakers, digital mixers, digital signal processors (DSP), and the Q-SYS networked audio, video, and control platform. Uniquely leveraging a broad range of technologies located under one roof, QSC products outperform the sum of their parts by delivering reliable, scalable, and flexible solutions for professional installed, portable, production, corporate, and cinema customers worldwide.

AES - Audio Engineering Society