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Xperi (subsidiaries: DTS, FotoNation, Invensas and Tessera) - Senior Software Engineer - AOSP

Posted On: 2017-7-20
Location: Calabasas, CA, USA


DTS is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to work with a global, highly-skilled team of engineers based out of our Calabasas office. The successful candidate will work closely with the principal engineers, software architects, product managers, and other talented software engineers to develop new products and improve existing ones. The ideal candidate is someone who enjoys working on software and enjoys the challenges that come with it. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, takes initiative, and is passionate about the quality of the software.

I. Proficiency:

• Possesses and applies a thorough understanding of engineering concepts, practices and theories and demonstrates the ability to use it in practice
• Has a clear vision of how products/projects should function and the ability to implement this vision
• Works independently with minimal day-to-day supervision and may be able to solve most complex problems
• High quality work that results in customer satisfaction

II. Essential Duties:

• Read and interpret requirements from project scope
• Author technical tasks for implementation by self or others using complete, testable criteria
• Choose technical implementations by weighing requirements, options and constraints - quick prototyping to vet solutions
• Share and describe technical choices with the development team through documentation
• Host design reviews and demonstrations to gather and incorporate useful feedback
• Help align projects with automated test, continuous integration and delivery policies
• Assess and refactor existing solutions to improve efficacy, performance and maintainability
• Maintain shared documentation, including documentation of features and deliverable information
• Coach and mentor other engineers
• Support of the field engineering team in trouble shooting customer support issues and questions

III. Knowledge & Skills:

• Highly developed skills and techniques in area of expertise
• Adapts quickly to change and successfully utilizes new technologies
• Has participated in all phases of the project development methodology, having delivered two or more new solutions end-to-end including requirements, design, development, documentation, testing and operational support
• Emphasis is placed on innovation, teamwork, communication, organization, planning, problem solving, decision making and mentoring skills
• Expected to consider overall department and company needs as part of solution design for a product or project

IV. Supervisory Responsibilities:

• None

V. Education and/or Experience:

• Must have B.S. Degree in Computer Science or equivalent field of study required. Master Degree preferred.
• 5+ years of experience in software development on the Android platform
• Experienced developing highly robust system level solutions using Android Open Source Project (AOSP)
• Experienced with C/CPP and Java
• Experienced with multiple IDE’s such as Visual Studio, Eclipse, or Android Studio
• Exceptional knowledge of design patterns
• Experienced with authoring and utilizing unit tests

VI. Other Skills and Abilities:

• Experience with continuous integration (CI) is desired
• Experienced with scripting languages is a plus
• Experienced with, and focused on, automation
• Great written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to work well in a globally distributed work environment
• Experience with audio and/or digital signal processing is a plus
• Passion for developing great software

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Please mention AES001050 when applying for this position.

About Xperi (subsidiaries: DTS, FotoNation, Invensas and Tessera)

3025 Orchard Parkway
San Jose, CA 95134

Phone: +1 408.321.6000
Fax: +1 408.321.8257

Xperi Corporation (Nasdaq: XPER) and its wholly owned subsidiaries, DTS, FotoNation, Invensas, and Tessera are dedicated to creating innovative technology solutions that enable extraordinary experiences for people around the world. Xperi’s solutions are licensed by hundreds of leading global partners and have shipped in billions of products in areas including premium audio, broadcast, computational imaging, computer vision, mobile computing and communications, memory, data storage, and 3D semiconductor interconnect and packaging. For more information, please visit

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