Staff Audio Acoustics Engineer

As a Staff Audio Engineer, you will be responsible for technology planning and research surrounding audio technology for mobile device research and development. This position is also engaged in the development of audio design requirements, measurements, and technical problem solving.


* Guide the review, selection, and recommendation of acoustic components and new audio technologies.

* Create and manage technology resource man and roadmaps, plans, and other documents.

* Define audio design requirements and technical specifications; design audio system concepts.

* Provide expertise and advice to resolve audio engineering challenges.

* Propose creative audio engineering solutions to address emerging mobile device trends.

* Identify audio technology innovations and build relationships with key industry partners.



Minimum: Bachelor's Degree

Preferred: Master's or Ph.D.

Major/Discipline: Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Audio / Acoustics Engineering or Equivalent

Relevant Work Experience

Minimum: 7+ years of experience in R&D and software development for graphics

Preferred: 10+ years of experience in R&D and software development for graphics

Skills & Abilities: (Technical or General)

Minimum Requirements:

* Experience in audio engineering for consumer products, specifically mobile devices, with a track record in audio system design and testing.

* Ability to understand and influence audio industry trends, performance requirements, cost considerations, and interaction design (IxD) / mechanical design constraints.

* Understanding of audio performance validation, audio system tuning, and acoustic validation methodologies.

* Ability to diagnose and resolve problems in sound quality.

* Prior experience in working with global engineering teams.

* Proficiency in audio DSP processing.

Huawei Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Why work for us?

* In 2017, Huawei's revenue reached CNY600 billion (US$92 billion based on the year-end exchange rate), an increase of 15% (YOY)

* We invest in engineering and innovation - 80,000+ of our 180,000+ global employees work in R&D, and we invest roughly 10% of our annual revenue in to R&D. U.S. R&D efforts are carried out by Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

* Futurewei's commitment to R&D is a major reason why Huawei holds one of the largest patent portfolio's in the world: Since 2008, Huawei has been a top five international patent filer, per the World Intellectual Property Organization.

* We support green energy - Lowered CO2 emissions by 13,000 tons via Huawei's green packaging solutions

* Futurewei works with leading universities to further R&D efforts, investing more than $10million USD each year to support programs at Harvard, MIT, Stanford and Yale, among others.