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MQA Ltd. - Senior Software Engineer

Posted On: 2020-7-21
Location: Huntingdon, UK


MQA is seeking a talented Senior Software Engineer to help build our growing portfolio of software that spans a wide variety of platforms from powerful servers to highly constrained embedded systems. This will vary from enhancements and bug fixing in existing products to proof of concept studies and ground up building of new products. Delivering reliable code that our partners can rely on is a priority.
This role will involve working within a growing team of highly skilled engineers.

Responsibilities and Duties Include:

• Software Development in C++ and or C
• Modelling and development of signal processing algorithms in MATLAB
• Porting between platforms, such as x86, XMOS, SHARC, TI TMS320, ARM and MIPS including assembly language optimisation
• Implementation and optimisation of DSP algorithms
• Mentoring other team members

Qualifications and Skills:

• We are looking for experienced candidates with excellent degrees in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or a Physical Science
• Excellent problem-solving skills
• A high degree of self-motivation and ability to manage own time
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to learn new technologies quickly
• Familiarity with modern development tools such as Git, Jenkins, Redmine and Docker
• Familiarity with scripting languages, e.g., Python, Ruby, Bash, PowerShell and Windows batch files
• Familiarity with Linux and/or Mac OS X in addition to Microsoft Windows
Located in Huntingdon Cambridgeshire, we provide excellent facilities, comprehensive benefits and flexible working hours.

How to Apply:

If you would like to join one of the most exciting places to work in audio, please send your CV and a covering letter to

Please mention AES001383 when applying for this position.

About MQA Ltd.

11 Latham Rd.
PE29 6YE
United Kingdom

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Using pioneering scientific research into how people hear, the MQA team has created a technology that captures the full magic of an original studio performance. MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) is a revolutionary end-to-end technology that delivers master quality audio in a file that’s small enough to stream or download. MQA is also backward compatible, so you can play MQA music on any device. MQA is a UK-based private company. Our research concentrates on better understanding of perceived sound quality whilst our development evolves technologies to improve sound archives, distribution, and playback. Our business includes education, licensing, and consultancy. For more information visit

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