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Apogee Electronics Corporation - Senior DSP Firmware Engineer

Posted On: 2020-10-8
Location: Santa Monica, California

Senior DSP Firmware Engineer

Apogee Electronics is a leading designer and manufacturer of professional and pro-sumer digital audio equipment based in Santa Monica, CA. We are a growing company that enjoys a reputation for creating award-winning products for professionals in the studio and now at home.
As a Senior DSP Firmware Engineer, this individual will be a core member of our Development Team working with the software and analog hardware teams.

Job Responsibilities:

Manage DSP tasks/ initiatives in the analysis, design, development and delivery of software solutions as an individual contribute with advanced knowledge within discipline
Work closely with systems engineers to design and implement DSP algorithms to meet constraints for latency, memory size, and power consumption
Implement DSP firmware to map high-level algorithms from Matlab/C to architecture-specific code, utilizing features such as SIMD, vector processing, assembly code, and caches
Analyze system performance to identify areas for optimization and inform chip architectural designs such as core selection, hardware accelerators, or custom instruction sets.
Experience working with USB Audio class drivers, Thunderbolt drivers and iOS protocol.

Education and Experience:

Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Science
+5 years of DSP firmware development
Strong background in embedded software development using C/C++ and assembly languages.
Knowledge of MFI certification process
Experience with other areas of software development and software tools a plus (scripting, windows/mac OS app dev, iOS/Android app dev, MatLab, LabVIEW, etc
Experience with other tools and systems including: Linux, RTOS, Software debuggers such as gdb, Git
Good working knowledge of audio and acoustics

We offer:

High energy, creative environment
Competitive salary package
Full benefits
401(k) plan
Opportunity for growth!
Many Apogee staff members are musicians and have an extensive background in the professional audio and recording industry, including sound engineering and producing.
If you are passionate about your profession (or have a passion and would like a profession!) we are interested in you.
Job Type: Full-time

How to Apply:

Please email cover letter and resume to:

Please mention AES001401 when applying for this position.

About Apogee Electronics Corporation

1715 Berkeley St
Santa Monica, CA 90404


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