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Dolby Laboratories, Inc. - Loudspeaker Design Engineer

Posted On: 2019-8-23
Location: Ozark, Missouri, USA

Research and design cinema and professional loudspeaker systems using state of the art technologies and transducers.
Characterize loudspeakers using a variety of test and measurement techniques.
Work with mechanical engineers to design loudspeaker enclosures optimally tuned and aligned for selected transducers.
Design optimized ports for vented enclosures with minimal compression and turbulence.
Develop and test passive crossover circuits for loudspeakers using modern simulation and design approaches.
Collaborate with manufacturing engineers to develop engineering test specifications and procedures for testing and verifying loudspeaker production quality.
Interface with professional transducer vendors to select high quality transducers that are optimized for their targeted application.
Perform extensive transducer qualification testing to verify performance benchmarks of select transducers using modern laboratory measurement tools and devices.
Create well written test reports outlining laboratory findings and characterizations.
Collaborate with cross-functional team members to assist in product definition and feasibility PLM phases.

Skills, abilities & experience

Bachelor’s degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or similar field of study
Experience with loudspeaker system design is beneficial.
Familiarity with FEA multi-physics analysis tools beneficial – COMSOL, ANSYS, etc.
Self-motivated with the ability to perform design & development tasks with minimal oversight.
Great team player with strong verbal and written communication skills, and technical language proficiency.
Ability to work independently and collaboratively with diverse teams, both functionally and geographically.
Proven ability of working hands-on and multitasking.
Ability to travel domestically and internationally, with one or more trips per year.
Willing to relocate to the Springfield, Missouri area.

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About Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

1275 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Phone: +1 415 558 0359
Fax: +1 415 863 1373
Email: Send Email

Other Address:
Wootton Bassett
Wiltshire SN4 8QJ
Phone: +44 793 842 100
Fax: +44 793 842 101

Dolby Laboratories (NYSE: DLB) creates audio, video, and voice technologies that transform entertainment and communications in mobile devices, at the cinema, at home, and at work. For more than 50 years, sight and sound experiences have become more vibrant, clear, and powerful in Dolby. For more information, please visit

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