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Part-Time Acoustics Systems Engineering Intern

Date: Feb 7, 2019

Location: Northridge, CA, US

Company: HARMAN International

Requisition Id : 115113 

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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. 


Position Summary:

HARMAN Lifestyle Division’s diverse portfolio of businesses and customers offer interns a great opportunity to gain exposure to a wide range of projects and practices.  As a member of our team, your primary role will be to help in research and development related to loudspeakers, headphones and immersive audio using our world-class measurement facilities.


Eligibility Requirements:

Under the supervision of engineering staff, the intern will:

•   Assist in designing and tuning consumer audio systems such as headphones.

•   Investigate new audio related technologies and best practices.

•   Create novel solutions to issues in acoustic systems for consumer products.

•     Assist in developing and documenting worldwide acoustic systems tools and best practices



•   Student seeking undergraduate or graduate degree in Engineering

•   Coursework in DSP, acoustics, electrical engineering, and/or computer science

•   Experienced with Matlab, computer programming, and Microsoft Office


Eligibility Requirements:

  • No travel required
  • Willingness to work in an office in Northridge, CA
  • Willingness to submit to a background screen and a drug test
  • Willingness for overtime and weekend work, as needed
  • Target workload 25 hours/week.  Working schedule is flexible.  



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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