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DK_Kvistgård_Hejreskowej 18A
Additional Location:
Kvistgård, Denmark
Job Family:
General & Administration
Worker Type Reference:
Intern (Fixed Term) (Trainee) - Intern
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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: 

Summer Internship (Project Recording Firmware for Wearables)

The global New Technology & Innovation (NT&I) team is at the center of audio technology support in Harman’s innovative products. Consumer Audio Lab Denmark (CALD), the NT&I Denmark team, is seeking a talented and motivated student to join us for a three-month project on building a Recording Firmware for Wearables.


Spatial audio creates a three-dimensional sound experience to users, mimicking how sound is perceived in the real world. It enhances the enjoyment of movies, music, and other audio content. Therefore, spatial audio has been gaining more and more attentions within the audio industry, and it has become a popular feature in modern audio devices.

In this project, we focus on multichannel audio recording aiming to capture perceptually relevant aspects of an audio scene given constraints on the hardware capability for wearable devices.

The goal of this project is to build a recording firmware that make recordings using an array with eight microphones where the recordings are stored onto an SD card on EPS32. The main tasks involved in this project are listed as follows.

Build the hardware connecting microphones to ESP32 and PCM1840 (with support from Electrical Engineering team). ESP32 programming. Acoustic experiment, e.g., impulse responses of each microphone.

The project will be performed in Kvistgård and is expected to run through the summer 2024. You will work closely with an Engineering Fellow at HARMAN based in Germany.


We are looking for a motivated individual with the following qualifications:

  • Master’s student with good grades.
  • Good knowledge of audio signal processing.
  • Strong programming skill in Python.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent written and spoken English, ability to work as part of an international team.

Even though the work is in applied research area, we expect an analytical mindset, ability to learn quickly, work independently, and being able to identify problems and find solutions.

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 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.