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DK_Kvistgård_Hejreskowej 18A
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Kvistgård, Denmark
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Regular - Permanent
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Description & Requirements

Do you want to work for some of the world’s leading audio brands? Become a part of the HARMAN team and get to work for JBL and Harman/Kardon. 

By joining HARMAN, you'll dive headfirst into the exciting world of headphones, portable speakers, party boxes and other audio technologies, and contribute to the success of Harman Lifestyle EMEA business. The consumer audio industry is fast paced, fun and dynamic and we’re looking for someone who is proactive, loves to work with a lot of different stakeholders from all over Europe and has creative ideas.

You will join our new Acoustics Lab within Harman Consumer Lifestyle, based in Kvistgaard, Denmark in the position of: 

Senior Engineer - New Technology & Innovation (ANC)

About the Role:

The global New Technology & Innovation (NT&I) team is at the center of audio technology support in Harman’s innovative products. The NT&I Denmark team is seeking a highly skilled and creative talent who is interested in advancing audio technologies at Harman.

As part of this team, you will be in a senior position combining your technical expertise with innovative ideas to help to drive cutting-edge solutions in consumer audio products. Every day, you will push the boundaries of creative design, and HARMAN is committed to providing you with the opportunities and resources to build a successful career.

Your Team:

You will join an international team of highly competent and motivated members based in Denmark, Germany, and China. This position will report to our Distinguished Engineer NT&I Denmark.

What You Will Do:

  • Develop and implement innovative technologies that provide competitive advantages in our products.
  • Participate in technology strategy planning that helps fulfill the company’s objectives.
  • Take ownership of legacy algorithms used in the current products in order to provide necessary updates and ensure continued improvement.
  • Explore emerging technologies and assess their potential applications within the company.
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional units to ensure a smooth progression and seamless integration of developmental technologies from inception to commercialization.
  • Work with cross-functional units in both research and product development that aligns with business priorities.
  • Conduct and oversee projects, and effectively communicate project status within function as well as across functions.

What You Need:

  • Education and Experience
    • Master or Ph.D in a relevant technical field, e.g., audio signal processing, mathematics, computer science, acoustics, hearing science, or other related majors.
    • At least 5 years’ experience in audio algorithm development with proven records.
    • Experience in consumer audio product engineering with proven records.
    • Experience with algorithm development in one or more of the following areas: noise reduction, microphone array processing, noise reduction, speech enhancement, binaural hearing, spatial audio rendering via headphone and/or loudspeaker array.
    • Familiarity with audio system and/or VR, MR, AR.
    • Good understanding of AI/ML, such as: statistical modeling, deep learning, and generative AI.
    • Experience with applied AI/ML for audio applications is a plus.
  • Software Development Skills
    • Proficiency in Python/MATLAB for prototyping and experience with C or C++ is a plus.
    • Experience in using deep learning frameworks, e.g., PyTorch and TensorFlow.
    • Familiarity with common software engineering practices, e.g., structured approach towards coding (e.g., Object-oriented programming), version control (e.g., Git).
  • Additional Requirements
    • Be self-motivated, take initiative, and drive to successful outcomes.
    • An analytical and goal-oriented mindset.
    • Excellent communication and collaborative abilities.

What is Nice to Have:

  • Network and Data communication skills.
  • Implementation and project experience.
  • Customer service experience.
  • Interest in Sustainability and EcoDesign.

What Makes You Eligible:

  • Be willing to travel up to 15%, domestic and international travel.
  • Be willing to work in an office in Denmark.

What We Offer:

  • HARMAN offers a diverse and inclusive work environment that fosters and encourages career development opportunities, professional training and competitive market base compensation. You will also receive top-notch employee discounts on on world-class Harman and Samsung products (JBL, HARMAN Kardon, AKG, etc.)
  • Flexible work schedule with a culture encouraging work life integration and collaboration in a global friendly working atmosphere and good work-life-balance.
  • Professional development opportunities through HARMAN University’s business and leadership academies.
  • Competitive wellness benefits.
  • Tuition Reimbursement.
  • Internal talent management leadership acceleration programs.
  • “Be Brilliant” employee recognition and rewards program.
  • A unique opportunity to contribute to drive revenue growth and nurture strategic trust-based relationships.
  • The chance to work with on complex problems and continues improvement.

And a few reasons you might love it:

  • We're seeking talented and passionate individuals to join our team and help us transform the way people experience sound. As a global leader in the audio industry, HARMAN offers the chance to work with iconic brands like JBL, Harman/Kardon, and AKG, as well as cutting-edge technology and industry-first features.
  • We value excellence and brilliance in all of our 30,000 employees and we're looking for talented individuals who share our passion for innovation and superior sound technology. If you're looking for a career full of brilliant possibilities and the chance to work on industry-first features, then HARMAN is the place for you!

Don't miss out on the chance to be part of a culture that values excellence and brilliance in all of our employees. Apply now and take the first step towards a career full of brilliant possibilities!

We look forward to receiving your application! Send your application with your resume and letter of motivation. We will process the applications as we receive them.For more information about the position or the recruitment process, feel free to contact our Recruitment department:

Join HARMAN and discover a world of endless possibilities!

Please note: Only applications in english will be reviewed!



HARMAN is proud to be an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.