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Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Posted On: 2017-2-16
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

The SQA Engineer will be responsible for performing software/firmware qualification of pro audio applications and systems. Experience with automated test design and implementation is required. Software under test will include cross-platform desktop applications, mobile apps and embedded firmware. The SQA Engineer will work with cross-functional development teams to ensure our software and devices meet product and quality targets and will be involved in activities aimed at improving the overall customer experience with QSC products.


Education and Experience:

• B.S. in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent
• Minimum 3 years of experience in a software development environment
• Experience with Windows, Mac, Linux and mobile platforms is required
• Experience with SQA processes and methodologies is required
• Experience designing and implementing automated testing suites is required
• Programming/scripting experience is required
• Experience with pro audio products / software is required
• Experience with digital audio mixers is strongly preferred
• Must possess great organizational skills
• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) are required
• Experience writing and developing test plans/procedures is preferred
• Familiarity with development and defect tracking tools such as JIRA is required
• Familiarity with Scrum development is preferred


Duties and Responsibilities:

• Develop, execute and maintain test plans/procedures for pro audio products/applications
• Qualify product to marketing and product requirements
• Utilize and promote the QSC defect tracking system for all issue reporting
• Frequent communication/reporting of test progress and status
• Work with developers to isolate and resolve problems throughout product development
• Work with Customer Support to help identify, report and collaborate on solutions for problems reported in the field
• Work with the entire SQA team to establish and improve SQA/Development processes


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

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Software Engineer

Posted On: 2017-2-23
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


Forward Resume to: Robert.Cambareri@qsc.com

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Sr. Hardware Engineer

Posted On: 2017-2-23
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

Description

QSC seeks an experienced and self motivated Senior Hardware Engineer is responsible for creating and implementing electronic hardware products for QSC.
Typical responsibilities include analog and digital circuit design, architectural design, schematic capture, circuit modeling, PCB layout, timing analysis, component selection, solving EMC and regulatory issues, bringing up prototypes, and testing & validating designs.
The position requires the individual to work well within a small, cross-functional team consisting of mechanical, software, and firmware engineers, as well as product managers, program managers, manufacturing engineers, and NPI engineers. The role requires someone who is self-motivated, has excellent problem solving skills, possesses a keen attention to detail, works well within a small team, and can produce results.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Designs and implements analog and digital electronic circuits.
Creates and evangelizes technical solutions that best satisfy the technical, financial, manufacturability, quality, and time to market constraints and requirements.
Develops and conducts analysis of audio electronics components and systems.
Works closely with offshore ODMs and CMs. Utilizes highly effective interpersonal skills to build and grow relationships with third party providers.
Drives and achieves results that meet aggressive time and cost constraints
Ability and desire to travel to and work in China and other ODM & CM countries 5% of the time.


Required skills:

A “go-getter” - an intrinsic ability to get things done and deliver results
Superior problem solving skills: issue identification, problem structuring, analysis, and developing recommendations
Outstanding communication skills, both written and oral
Ability to work well with all levels of internal management and staff, as well as outside customer and suppliers


Education and Experience:

B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering. Advanced degree preferred.
Minimum of 7 years of experience designing, building, and testing analog and digital circuits, and related subsystems (e.g. on-board DSP HW, PSUs, microcontrollers, etc.) for commercial or professional audio or audio/video markets.
Experience creating cost effective solutions that meet aggressive product feature, cost, quality, performance, and time to market requirements.
Senior-level knowledge of microprocessor-based systems incorporating X86 and/or ARM processors.
Knowledge of regulatory compliance requirements and test methods including UL, FCC, CE, and others as appropriate.
Skilled at computer-based electronic design, layout, and simulation (e.g. Cadence, Spice, etc.).
Proficiency with electronics test and measurement tools (Oscilloscopes, Audio Precision T&M, etc.).
Experience working with offshore ODM and Contract Manufacturers highly desired.
Exceptional analytical and creative problem solving capabilities.
Good English language communication skills, both written and oral.


Send Resume to: Robert.Cambareri@qsc.com

Please mention AES00995 when applying for this position.


Sr. Mechanical Engineer

Posted On: 2017-2-27
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

Summary

QSC is seeking an experienced and self-motivated Sr Mechanical Engineer to be responsible for Developing mechanical, electro-mechanical parts and assemblies. Responsibilities include hands-on design work as well as guiding the work of others.


Job Description

QSC is seeking an experienced and self-motivated Sr Mechanical Engineer to be responsible for Developing mechanical, electro-mechanical parts and assemblies. Responsibilities include hands-on design work as well as guiding the work of others. A broad technical background that includes 3D CAD modeling, simulation, prototyping, test, and analysis is required. Tasks include but are not limited to: structural and thermal analysis, producing engineering documentation, and working with interdepartmental teams and vendors to develop new products.


Education and Experience:

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Master’s degree preferred.
Minimum of 10 years work experience as a Mechanical Engineer in product development.
High skill level with PTC Creo Parametric software including Surface Design and Top-Down Modeling or a wiliness to learn.
Experience creating high quality 3D CAD models in Creo 3.0 that meet requirements for fit, function, manufacturability, quality, and cost.

Design experience:

o Thermal systems including design of heatsinks and fan selection
o Electronic assemblies, integration of PCBs and wire routing
o Extrusions
o Sheet metal enclosures
o Plastics and injection molded parts
o Wood panels and joinery
• Analysis experience:
o Air flow and heat transfer preferably with FlowTherm CFDesign/Autodesk Simulation
o Structural, preferably with Mechanica/Creo Simulate
o Moldflow, preferably with Moldex3D
o Test experience:
o Extensive experience with component, sub-system and product level mechanical validation testing
o Test methodology development
o Thermal and airflow testing and optimization
o Test plan creation
o Test results interpretation and issue resolution

Strong time management skills.
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work well in both small and larger cross-functional teams.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English language.
Self-motivated; Ability to complete project goals with minimal supervision.
Excellent problem solving skills.
Design for fabrication, assembly, and installation processes.
Ability to work in fast paced environment.
Willingness and ability to adapt to change.
High attention to detail and quality of work.
Thorough understanding of manufacturing principles and processes.
Working knowledge of SolidWorks desirable.
Audio product knowledge and experience desirable.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Coordinate with Project Manager, Technical Director and other team members to develop new products.
Detail design parts including sheet metal, injection-molded, extruded aluminum, and wood parts.
Work within Windchill throughout the product lifecycle.
Work closely with Acoustic Engineers in the development of enclosures, baffles, ports, horns, and high-frequency waveguides.
Coordinate and lead mechanical efforts on multiple projects to ensure the on-time delivery of high quality designs.
Coach, mentor and collaborate with design staff at all levels to drive continuous improvement in technology development, product development, and engineering processes and capabilities.
Manage relationships with outside design services, contract manufacturers, and suppliers.
Develop and implement standards and best practices for mechanical design.


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Sr. DSP Engineer

Posted On: 2017-2-27
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

Description

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


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Sr. Acoustic Engineer

Posted On: 2017-3-9
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

Description:

The Senior Acoustic Engineer is responsible for designing and implementing high-performance loudspeakers and systems. The role is highly technical, and requires someone who can develop and deliver results to complex and demanding acoustic problems using modern techniques and methods.
Typical responsibilities include design of audio and/or acoustic components, design, development and test of crossover networks and/or enclosures, design and integration of horns/waveguides, acoustic test and validation, and component specification.
The successful candidate will work closely with members of one or more cross-functional teams, including mechanical engineers, electrical and/amplifier engineers, test engineers, supply chain staff, and NPI engineers. The role requires someone who is self-motivated and possesses excellent communication and problem solving skills, as well as the ability to work effectively in small teams, in addition to requiring excellent acoustic engineering skills.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Develop and conduct analysis of audio/acoustic components and systems.
Design and implement loudspeakers, enclosures, and associated system hardware.
Identify opportunities for improving acoustic designs and infrastructures.
Participate and work effectively in cross-functional product development teams.
Drive internal QSC development effort as well as ODM where required.
Participate in new technologies research and development.


Required skills:

Solid understanding of acoustics.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Ability to produce results in a dynamic and fast paced product development environment.
Ability to work with offshore ODM suppliers.
Experience in computational acoustics FEM using COMSOL.
Experience with Klippel measurement system.
Knowledge of at least one acoustical data measurements system (e.g. Clio, SoundCheck).
Knowledge of at least one scientific/scripting language (e.g. Matlab, Scilab, Python).
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
Must be self-motivated in order to achieve assigned objectives with minimal supervision.
Willingness and ability to travel overseas up to 10% of the time, to China as well as other locations.


Education and Experience:

B.S. degree in Acoustics, Mechanical Engineering, or Electrical Engineering. M.S. Preferred.
8+ years or equivalent experience in loudspeaker systems design and development.
Passion for the music/audio industry.


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

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Sr. Audio Power Amplifier Design Engineer

Posted On: 2017-3-9
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

Description:

The Senior Audio Power Amplifier Design Engineer will design and develop audio specific power supplies and amplifiers with power levels ranging from several watts to tens of kilowatts. A successful candidate needs a broad technical background designing, simulating, fabricating, and testing both switch mode power supplies (SMPS) and class D audio power amplifiers. Candidate will interface with various other disciplines including mechanical, digital, and software engineering, operations, purchasing, and a variety of contract manufacturers.


Education and Experience:

BSEE required, MSEE preferred.
10 + years’ experience in audio power amplifier design required.
Extensive experience with PSPICE required.
Extensive experience with schematic capture/pcb layout software required. Cadence Allegro preferred.
Deep theoretical and practical knowledge of switch mode design required.
Magnetic design skills for inductors and transformers required.
Knowledge of design for agency compliance (FCC, UL, CE, etc.) required.
Good communication skills, both written and oral, in English.
Class D audio amplification background required.
Strong analytical and creative problem solving capabilities.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Develop power supplies and amplifiers for use in professional audio products.
SMPS topology analysis and selection.
Magnetic design and prototype of inductors and transformers.
Test, qualify, and debug supply and amplifier to meet FCC, CE, UL, etc. standards.
Ability to work effectively with other design engineers, manufacturing, test engineering and outside suppliers to ensure a high quality, robust solution in minimal time.
Extensively simulate designs in Cadence PSPICE.
Ability to produce results in a dynamic work environment.
Ability to work effectively in a cross-functional product development team.
Must be self-motivated in order to achieve assigned objectives with minimal supervision.
Travel to Asia and other countries approximately 5% of the time.


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

Please mention AES001004 when applying for this position.


FPGA Engineer

Posted On: 2017-3-9
Location: Boulder, Colorado, USA

Description:

QSC seeks an experienced and self-motivated FPGA Engineer to develop world-class audio and video products with an experienced team of software, firmware, and hardware engineers. If you have always wanted to be a big part of a small team, this job is for you! A successful candidate must be self-motivated, passionate, persistent, and creative. You will have to find solutions to difficult problems or figure out clever ways to work around them when necessary.
You will work in a fun, exciting, results-driven environment for a company that has been voted one of Orange County, CA’s best workplaces 5 out of the last 6 years.


Education, Experience and Requirements:

B.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering.
Minimum of 3 years of work experience in a FPGA development environment.
Minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience coding, simulating, and debugging Verilog; System Verilog a plus.
Minimum of 3 years architecting FPGA designs.
Excellent architecture, design, engineering, implementation, and debugging skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
Ability to produce results in a dynamic work environment.
Ability to work effectively in a cross-functional product development team.
Must be self-motivated in order to achieve assigned objectives with minimal supervision.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Architect FPGA/HDL solutions for high bandwidth/high channel count audio and video.
Write HDL libraries and test benches to facilitate rapid design deployment and reuse.
Review and architect audio and video hardware.
Work with a variety of in-house and out-of-house design and support teams on audio and video hardware.
Work with Software Quality Assurance/Test Engineering to develop appropriate product test strategies.


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

Please mention AES001005 when applying for this position.


Manager - Software Engineering

Posted On: 2017-3-9
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

Description:

QSC is a world leader in the design and manufacture of innovative Audio and Video products for multiple markets including Cinema, Live Sound, and Installed Systems. We are seeking a talented and motivated Software Engineering Manager to join our growing software engineering team.
The ideal candidate is a skilled manager and leader with experience in all phases of software development for a wide variety of embedded and Intel-based platforms. The SW team develops code predominantly in C, C++, Qt and C# for the Windows and Linux operating systems. We also create DSP code for Texas Instruments, Freescale, and Analog Devices DSP processors.
The Software Engineering Manager will manage and mentor staff, drive process improvements, manage continuous growth and introduce new methods to keep abreast of emerging trends in software development. Ideally, you have experience in Agile/SCRUM methods, continuous integration, open source, and real time systems.
If you are a software engineering manager looking to make your mark with a healthy, growing, and fun technology company in sunny southern California, we want to hear from you!
This position is for our Costa Mesa, California office (QSC headquarters).


REQUIREMENTS:

BS in Computer Science or Engineering from an accredited university
A minimum of 7 years of experience designing, developing, and shipping software products for consumer electronics or similar markets.
A minimum of 3 years of experience managing a team of 6 or more SW engineers.
Experience managing multiple remote or offshore teams around the globe.
Hands on coding experience in a variety of languages including C, C++, and C#.
Fluency on Windows / Mac / Linux / mobile platforms.
Experience and knowledge of real time SW running on embedded processors.
Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development environment.
Ability to achieve results in a cross-functional matrix organization.
Strong organizational, influence, facilitation, and problem-solving skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Lead and manage one or more Software Engineering project teams.
Oversee and interface with offsite development teams.
Prioritize tasks, assign work, and lead the team through technical and resource challenges throughout development.
Utilize and evangelize the Agile and Scrum development methodologies.
Provide technical leadership and guidance to team members and project teams.
Manage and mentor department staff.


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

Please mention AES001006 when applying for this position.


Sr. Manager Software Quality Assurance

Posted On: 2017-3-9
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

Description:

QSC is a world leader in the design and manufacture of innovative Audio and Video products for multiple markets including Cinema, Live Sound, and Installed Systems. We are seeking a talented Senior Manager of Software Quality Assurance (SQA) to join our dynamic and growing software engineering team. The ideal candidate is an accomplished manager and leader with experience in all phases of software testing for both large Intel-based platforms and smaller, embedded hardware products.
The Senior SQA Manager is the company’s leader for all software testing, and oversees SQA both locally and abroad. The Senior SQA Manager will manage and mentor staff, drive process improvements, manage continuous growth, introduce new methods to keep abreast of emerging trends, and meet the testing needs of our multiple SW engineering teams around the globe.
If you are a Senior SQA Manager looking to make your mark with a healthy, growing, hi tech, and fun company in southern California, we want to hear from you!
This position is for our Costa Mesa, California office (QSC headquarters).


REQUIREMENTS:

BS in Computer Science.
7+ years of experience in Software Quality Assurance.
At least 3 years of experience building and managing a SQA team.
Expert at developing high-quality test plans, test procedures, test cases and test reports.
Strong knowledge of SQA methodology and tools, software testing standards and product development cycles.
Experience managing remote/offsite test teams.
Experience working in an Agile or Scrum development environment.
Experience designing, developing and managing SQA automation systems.
Proven success in working cross-functionally and across all management levels.
Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
A proven leader with attention to detail and solid communication skills.
Ability to track multiple project test executions and report results across the organization.
Strong written and verbal language skills in English.
Audio and Video product experience is highly desirable.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Lead and manage a growing Software Quality Assurance team.
Oversee multiple offsite test teams.
Manage the design and execution of test plans and test procedures.
Design, extend and maintain test automation frameworks.
Plan test schedules and test strategies for products across all of our business units.
Utilize and evangelize the Scrum development methodology and participate in all phases of the iterative process.
Monitor defect resolution efforts and track/report progress.
Define test parameters, design tests, interpret test results and analyze quality trends.
Serve as the software quality champion/advocate across the company.
Create, maintain and publish quality metrics for all QSC software releases.


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

Please mention AES001007 when applying for this position.


Director, Hardware Engineering

Posted On: 2017-3-10
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.


Send Resume to: Robert.Cambareri@qsc.com

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Project Manager

Posted On: 2017-3-10
Location: San Luis Obispo, CA, USA

Description:

USL, a subsidiary of QSC, innovates with a purpose and our highly talented engineers work together across multiple technical disciplines to create new products that provide unique experiences. Located on the central coast of California, USL is a long-term focused and strategically driven organization set in a supportive, collaborative and casual environment. We believe that joy and hard work go hand in hand, making sure to have fun along the way.
We are looking for a Project Manager to be a responsible for project management of a technical Digital Cinema product portfolio, ensuring effective delivery of all new product development projects in the portfolio. The role requires someone capable of successfully leading highly skilled, cross-functional teams to on-time and on-budget project completion in a fast-paced and demanding work environment.
Typical responsibilities include driving a sense of urgency and commitment within a cross-functional core team, solving complex problems and facilitating solutions across department boundaries, tracking and communicating progress of multiple concurrent projects, and contributing to standardized development processes.
The position requires the individual to work closely and seamlessly with team members from multiple departments including R&D, NPI, QSC Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Quality, Product Management and external supply chain partners. In addition, the candidate must be capable to create effective communications relevant for all levels of the organization.
The Project Manager must be flexible and comfortable working in a dynamic environment. The role requires someone that is results oriented, can adapt quickly to change, and is comfortable taking on different roles in the team as needed.


Education and Experience:

B.S. degree in Engineering.
Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment.
2-4 years of experience as a Project Manager managing large projects in an electronics manufacturing company.
Experience with both hardware electronics and software development projects.
Experience managing projects that utilize offshore development and/or offshore manufacturing resources.
Passion for the music/audio/cinema industry required. Experience with signal processing preferred.


Required Skills:

Superb Project Management skills related to hardware electronics products.
Superior problem solving skills: issue identification, problem structuring, analysis, and developing recommendations.
Outstanding communication skills, both written and oral.
Strong leadership and presence.
Strong decision-making skills.
Exceptional facilitation skills, especially across departments.
A “go-getter” - an intrinsic ability to get things done and deliver results.
Ability to work well with all levels of internal management and staff, as well as outside customer and suppliers.
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office including Project, Excel, PowerPoint.
Knowledge of project collaboration tools, MS Project Server and SharePoint, is a plus.


Duties & Responsibilities:

Acts as a hands on Project Manager, working on a cross functional Digital Cinema category core team.
Drives and achieves results that meet aggressive time and cost constraints.
Facilitates problem solving within project teams and/or across department boundaries.
Work closely with the core team Program Manager on product portfolio planning.


Send Resume to: Robert.Cambareri@qsc.com

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Applications Engineer - EMEA

Posted On: 2017-3-10
Location: EMEA, UK

Description:

QSC seeks and experienced and self motivated Systems Application Engineer, EMEA to support the selling efforts of QSC’s Europe, Middle-East & Africa Systems Products distribution partners. This position will provide systems sales and technical support to our channel partners, consultants and prospective users within the AV integration community.
Duties will involve; system troubleshooting and software troubleshooting at an advanced level, third party integration, programming support, system design and deployment, onsite product training and seminars. This position requires broad and comprehensive experience in networking and control as well as skill and knowledge of the organization’s products, policies and practices. Sensitive information needs to be managed discreetly and confidentially. The candidate must be able to work professionally with all levels of employees and interface well with external professionals, distributors, and dealers. The candidate for this position must possess exceptional communication, presentation and teamwork skills. The position is home office based, some European travel will be required as well as an occasional visit to the USA based factory.


Education and Experience:

Candidate must be located within Western or Central Europe region.
Must be fluent in English. Multiple languages is a plus.
Minimum 5 years experience in the professional audio video industry or associated industries.
Experience as a Systems Application Engineer, Audio Visual Contractor and/or Consultant are highly desirable.
Audio Visual industry certifications in CTS, CTS-I, or CTS-D are a strong plus.
IT industry networking certifications such as CCNA or CCDA are highly desirable.
Must be fluent with computer technologies, networked audio systems, and DSP technology.
Experience with LUA scripting or similar is highly desirable.
Experience with third party control integration (AMX, Crestron, etc) is highly desirable.
A working knowledge of EASE 4.0 is desirable.
Possesses strong computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and AutoCAD.
Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously while meeting specific deadlines.
Excellent writing and editing skills.
Excellent interpersonal & communication skills.
Detail oriented.
Ability to make decisions within designated area of responsibility.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Provide pre and post sales technical and product support to distributors, dealers and other various associations as required.
Incident Tracking reporting and monitoring.
Monitor industry and competitive market trends.
Coordinate sales leads with the EMEA Director of Sales - Systems.
Maintain CRM database of pending, active and closed opportunities within SFDC.
Develop consultative relationships with existing and new customers.
Participate in regional and local trade shows, seminars and customer product training.
Assist and influence Product Development by acquiring and reporting application, use-case and customer requirements information.
Prepare written correspondence, documents, special reports, presentation materials and other documents in appropriate formats using word processing, spreadsheet and/or PowerPoint.
Work on any special projects as requested/assigned by supervisor.
Assist all members of the QSC sales department as necessary to achieve the department’s performance goals as well as QSC’s corporate goals.


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Director, Systems Business Development

Posted On: 2017-3-10
Location: Eastern Region, NY, USA

Description:

QSC seeks an experienced and self-motivated Director, Systems Business Development to target and win global enterprise accounts, further develop QSC’s presence in the systems market, and contribute to the thought leadership and vision of QSC’s Systems Business with special emphasis on the corporate market segment. This is a great opportunity to a candidate who realizes the value that technology can provide to end-users, and is interested in providing solutions that meet their needs. As Director, Systems Business Development you will take the lead on cultivating and seeking new business through Fortune 500 end user outreach, serving as a technology/product portfolio advocate, and assisting the global standardization efforts of large enterprises using QSC solutions. In this key position, you will work closely with marketing, sales, and product management teams to serve and support global enterprise accounts and implement business development initiatives that maximize and grow of QSC’s Systems Business. The successful candidate will be part of a great team creating stable, long-lasting impact in the AV industry through QSC’s innovative SW-based audio, video and control platform and other offerings.


Education and Experience:

Minimum 12 years of professional audio-visual industry experience with a minimum of 5 years of experience in a leadership role with a top integrator, consultancy or manufacturing company in the corporate market segment.
Deep understanding of AV design and end user needs.
Strong understanding of solution selling in networked audio, video, and control.
Ability to connect with executives and influence decision makers
Expert communication, people and negotiating skills, relationship building.
Excellent business acumen, problem solving skills, and analytical thinking.
Team player, personable, empathetic, and diplomatic.
Energetic and Enthusiastic.
Willingness to travel 30-50% of the time.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Global enterprise outreach and account management:
Have a holistic understanding of the AV technology vision and priorities of global enterprises.
Build and maintain high visibility with Fortune 500 companies and identify potential clients.
Act as a key contact for global enterprise accounts.
Establish and maintain relationships and rapport with key AV decision makers and influencers.
Seek out new business and devise business strategies to determine their business needs and requirements, how you will satisfy these needs/requirements and how to grow QSC’s business with them
Identify new sales leads, size project opportunities, and cultivate pipeline for target accounts.
Handle objections by clarifying, emphasizing agreements and working through differences to a positive conclusion.
Collaborate with and leverage other members of the QSC team to assist with project opportunities and fulfill technical, operations, logistics and other needs.
Work with team to develop proposals that speaks to the client’s needs, concerns, and objectives.
Prepare and present powerful, persuasive sales presentations that effectively demonstrate the value proposition of QSC’s vision, technologies and solutions.
Business development capability building:
Contribute to building and scaling up QSC’s global business development capabilities as the organization grows.
Present business development training and mentoring to business developers and other internal staff.
Marketing and advocacy:
Attend industry functions, such as association events and conferences, and provide feedback and information on market and technology trends and their impact on QSC’s systems business today and in the future.
Use knowledge of the market and competitors, identify and participate in developing QSC System’s unique selling propositions and differentiators.
Participate in industry roundtable discussions and events and fulfill speaking engagements at industry conferences as needed.


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Project Manager

Posted On: 2017-3-15
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

QSC is looking for an experienced and self-motivated Project Manager to be responsible for project management of a technical Audio Power Amplifier product portfolio, ensuring effective delivery of all new product development projects in the portfolio. The role requires someone capable of successfully leading highly skilled, cross-functional teams to on-time and on-budget project completion in a fast-paced and demanding work environment.
The position requires the individual to work closely and seamlessly with team members from multiple departments including R&D, NPI, QSC Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Quality, Product Management and external supply chain partners. In addition, the candidate must have a proven track record of successfully managing product development projects with offshore development partners.
The Project Manager must be flexible and comfortable working in a dynamic environment. The role requires someone that is results oriented, can adapt quickly to change, and is comfortable taking on different roles in the team as needed.


Education and Experience:

B.S. degree in Engineering, Master’s degree in business or technical field preferred
PMP certification preferred
Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment
5-7 years of experience as a Project Manager managing large projects in an electronics manufacturing company
Deep experience with both hardware electronics and software development projects
Strong experience managing projects that utilize offshore development and offshore manufacturing resources
Passion for the music/audio industry required. Experience with signal processing a plus


Required Skills:

Superb Project Management skills related to hardware electronics products
Superior problem solving skills: issue identification, problem structuring, analysis, and developing recommendations
Outstanding communication skills, both written and oral
Strong leadership and presence
Strong decision making skills
Exceptional facilitation skills, especially across departments
A “go-getter” - an intrinsic ability to get things done and deliver results
Ability to work well with all levels of internal management and staff, as well as outside customer and suppliers
Willingness to travel to Europe, China, and other offshore development and manufacturing countries
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office including Project, Excel, PowerPoint
Knowledge of project collaboration tools, Project Server, SharePoint, is a plus


Duties & Responsibilities:

Acts as a hands on Project Manager, working on a cross functional Audio Power Amplifier category core team
Works closely with a Joint Development Partner to actively manage projects
Drives and achieves results that meet aggressive time and cost constraints
Facilitates problem solving within project teams and/or across department boundaries
Continuously improves Project Management tools and processes
Perform other duties as assigned.
Quarterly travel to Europe required


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Test Engineer

Posted On: 2017-3-20
Location: San Luis Obispo, CA, USA

QSC is seeking engineers looking for a challenging Test Engineer position in networked audio and video solutions for QSC’s cinema business group in our San Luis Obispo, California office. Individuals will work with cross functional engineers located globally to do: Pre-product bench level testing and debugging, design and develop automated test solution for manufacturing.


Education and Experience:

Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering; Masters preferred (or equivalent education).
At least 3 years in electronics industry (design or manufacturing).
Comprehensive understanding of electrical test methodologies and techniques.
Ability to understand the analog/digital circuits and schematics.
Experience with Audio, Video and network applications is preferred.
Solid understanding about test manufacturing processes and other process or methodologies in the electronics industry.
Familiarity with instrumentation used for functional testing
automation (i.e. Signal Generators, High Speed Digital Scopes, Audio Analyzers, Video Analyzer, AC power supplies, electronic loads, power analyzers, spectrum analyzers, etc.).
LabVIEW Software programming proficiency strongly desired (or VB/C#.NET).
High standards for quality and excellence.
Ability to travel 20-30% (outside US for contract manufacturing locations and design partners).
Experience with audio DSP applications is preferred.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Review, analyze and feedback the product requirements during the concept and planning phase of new product development.
During design phase, review and analyze the hardware / system design and provide DFT and provide suggestion to maximize the testing effectiveness.
Work with cross functional engineers internal to QSC or offshore design partners to draft and execute the test plan for DVT, SVT and Manufacturing.
Develop test procedures, test hardware and software platforms and test specifications.
Work closely with design engineering to test and debug product features during new product development and introduction.
Work with design and quality to develop a test approach and strategy for a subassembly, product and/or suite of products.
Be a point of escalation for critical technical issues that occur in production.
Implement and deploy test solutions at contract manufacturers.
Provide training to team members in design and manufacturing.


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Test Engineer

Posted On: 2017-3-20
Location: Boulder, Colorado, USA

QSC is seeking electrical engineers looking for a challenging Test Engineer position in networked audio video solutions in our Boulder, Colorado office. Individuals will work with cross functional engineers located globally to do: Pre-product bench level testing and debugging, design and develop automated test solution for manufacturing.


Education and Experience:

Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering; Masters preferred (or equivalent education).
At least 3 years in electronics industry (design or manufacturing).
Comprehensive understanding of electrical test methodologies and techniques.
Ability to understand the analog/digital circuits and schematics.
Experience with Audio, Video and network applications.
Solid understanding about test manufacturing processes and other process or methodologies in the electronics industry.
Familiarity with instrumentation used for functional testing automation (i.e. Signal Generators, High Speed Digital Scopes, Audio Analyzers, Video Analyzer, AC power supplies, electronic loads, power analyzers, spectrum analyzers, etc.).
Cross-functional team work experience.
LabVIEW Software programming proficiency strongly desired (or VB/C#.NET).
High standards for quality and excellence.
Ability to travel 10-20% (within North America).
Ability to travel 20-30% (outside US for contract manufacturing locations and design partners).
Experience with Cadence, Corelis ScanExpress and Audio Precision, HDMI audio and video testing equipment and software.
Experience with audio DSP applications and JTAG Boundary Scan testing.
Cisco networking certifications preferred.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Review, analyze and feedback the product requirements during the concept and planning phase of new product development.
During design phase, review and analyze the hardware / system design and provide DFT and provide suggestion to maximize the testing effectiveness.
Work with cross functional engineers internal to QSC or offshore design partners to draft and execute the test plan for DVT, SVT and Manufacturing.
Develop test procedures, test hardware and software platforms and test specifications.
Work closely with design engineering to test and debug product features during new product development and introduction.
Work with design and quality to develop a test approach and strategy for a subassembly, product and/or suite of products.
Be a point of escalation for critical technical issues that occur in production.
Implement and deploy test solutions at contract manufacturers.
Provide training to team members in design and manufacturing.


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Production Test Engineer (Acoustics)

Posted On: 2017-3-30
Location: Costa Mesa, CA, USA

Description:

The Production Test Engineer (PTE) is responsible for implementing and maintaining manufacturing tests for all products that acoustically measured, but there may be occasional work with other product categories. Responsibilities are designing test fixtures, creating test scripts, and designing/maintaining production test procedures and processes.
Daily tasks include providing technical support for all QSC manufacturing including CM suppliers, troubleshooting to component level, analyzing production test data and providing detailed reports. Performs a variety of tasks directly related to quality, integrity and the validation of new products manufactured to designed specifications. This position will require some international travel.


Education and Experience:

BS in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Acoustics.
1+ years making electronics and/or acoustic measurements (SoundCheck experience a plus).
1+ years writing computer programs or equivalent course work (Labview and C# experience preferred).
1+ years assembling or repairing speaker systems and/or transducers.
1+ years developing automated test and measurement systems.
Familiar with the application and use of digital multi-meters, spectrum analyzers, signal generators, and oscilloscopes.
Proficient with Windows OS and Microsoft Office applications.
Experience creating and interpreting technical drawings.
Experience making reliable audio interconnect cables.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Analyze new products to determine test equipment requirements including estimating and justifying the cost of new test equipment.
Provide cost reduction improvement through test design and test procedures.
Assist Technicians and Engineers with product support and troubleshooting issues.
Devise, write, and ensure the use of efficient and accurate test procedures.
Maintain test procedure documentation and production performance information.
Train or supervise the training of operators in the safe and proper use of all test equipment, procedures and troubleshooting guides.
Work with required departments on new product introductions.
Perform on-line product reviews, monitor defects and product field failures.
Determine the maintenance and calibration schedule for production test equipment.
Perform other duties as assigned.


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

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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.

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