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Shure Incorporated - Senior Acoustical Engineer or Designer

Posted On: 2017-12-20
Location: Niles, IL, USA

Have a passion for acoustic transducer design? Shure wants to hear from you!

We have an exciting new opening for a Senior Acoustical Engineer within our Product Development team - This is your chance to get involved in our world class design process!

This professional will provide engineering support to Shure's multi-phase engineering projects involving the development and documentation of electroacoustic products and systems; work with senior staff by obtaining assistance with complex assignments; conduct and evaluate experiments for development of new designs or production related design concerns by typically implementing the standard Scientific Method; generate and analyze design concepts using appropriate computer models; implement practical knowledge of electroacoustics and the important factors that affect designs including dynamic range, THD, frequency response, polar patterns, and sensitivity; fabricate working models from design concepts using appropriate tools; understand and implement, from a theoretical and practical view, the typical materials used or suggested for use in the construction of electroacoustic transducers and systems; and effectively use and recommend typical measurement tools for confirmation of new designs or to improve productivity and quality of existing designs.

Candidates must have earned a B.S. in Physics, Mechanical, Electrical, or Acoustical Engineering with a minimum of 6 years of related work experience; or M.S. with 2 years related experience.

To be considered, please apply direct via Shure Careers at:

Please mention AES001099 when applying for this position.

About Shure Incorporated

5800 West Touhy Ave.
Niles, IL 60714

Phone: +1 847 600 6417
Fax: +1 847 600 1212

Founded in 1925, Shure Incorporated ( is widely acknowledged as the world's leading manufacturer of microphones and audio electronics. Over the years, the Company has designed and produced many high-quality professional and consumer audio products that have become legendary for performance, reliability, and value. Shure’s diverse product line includes world-class wired microphones, wireless microphone systems, in-ear personal monitoring systems, conferencing and discussion systems, networked audio systems, award-winning earphones and headphones, and top-rated phonograph cartridges. Today, Shure products are the first choice whenever audio performance is a top priority.

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