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Principal Engineer, DSP Architect

Date: Jun 18, 2018

Location: Mountain View, CA, US

Company: HARMAN International

Requisition Id : 107226 

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A Career at HARMAN

We are ONE HARMAN. We are greater than the sum of our divisions or brands. We proudly talk about our many iconic brands and describe how our technologies are transforming the car, the workplace and everywhere in between.  We work hard. We create useful, playful, beautiful things. We strive for excellence and we aim to win as a team. No matter the position, every employee at HARMAN is expected to demonstrate our core competencies:  leadership, change-orientation, collaboration, judgment and a results-driven mindset.  At HARMAN, we expect brilliance.  You can expect a career full of brilliant possibilities. 


Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead DSP technology innovation, development, reviews and qualifications Work with the product design team for rapid-prototyping, testing and characterizing system performance to meet digital signal processing function specifications.
  • Design and architect AI applications on audio and voice products.
  • Ensure that software and system integration activities (Hardware bring up, driver/OS software, Middleware software, whole system software) of project are planned, controlled, monitored and delivered;
  • Follow Harman product development process to architect, develop and deliver in-house product base on Linux, Android, RTOS, uCOS system.
  • Keep track of the latest technological innovations and developments in the platform.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors and 12+ years experience or Masters with 8+ years experience or PHD with 4+ years experience
  • Experience with DSP and software development in Matlab, VST, C/ C++, Python
  • Expert in key DSP skill sets, such as algorithm development using machine learning, acoustic and voice applications with beamforming, etc.
  • Strong experience on Linux or Android or other OS development and debug
  • Strong experience on audio, visual and voice algorithm development
  • Strong experience in software development and software process
  • Strong learning capability
  • Knowledge and experience on touch screen, WiFi, bluetooth driver integration
  • Knowledge and experience on IC driver design
  • Skillful on various software engineering tools like Perforce
  • Good communication skills


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must be a self-starter and self-motivator who can take initiative and drive to successful conclusion.
  • Must be a team player who can work in multi-culture and multi-time-zone environment


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Willingness to travel.
  • Willingness to work in an office.
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.



HARMAN ( designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions; and services supporting the Internet of Things.  With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®, HARMAN is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world. More than 25 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems. Our software services power billions of mobile devices and systems that are connected, integrated and secure across all platforms, from work and home to car and mobile. HARMAN has a workforce of approximately 30,000 people across the Americas, Europe, and Asia. In March 2017, HARMAN became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics. HARMAN is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or Protected Veterans status.  HARMAN offers a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Looking for a challenge where your experience is valued? Come see what you can achieve as a leader with HARMAN!  (


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