Audio Systems Engineer

Google   •  

Mountain View, CA

Industry: Information Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 262 days ago

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Google engineers develop the next-generation technologies that change how users connect, explore, and interact with information and one another. As a member of an extraordinarily creative, motivated and talented team, you develop new products that are used by millions of people. We need our engineers to be versatile and passionate to take on new problems as we continue to push technology forward. If you get excited about building new things and aren't daunted by the challenge of building something from scratch, then our team might be your next career step.

Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. Only one thing consistently stands in the way between our users and the world's information—hardware. Our Consumer Hardware team researches, designs, and develops new technologies and hardware to make our user's interaction with computing faster, more powerful, and seamless. Whether finding new ways to capture and sense the world around us, advancing form factors, or improving interaction methods, our Consumer Hardware team is making people's lives better through technology.


  • Define the audio subsystem for consumer electronics devices ensuring that product features and requirements and mapped to system design.
  • Evaluate audio silicon and transducers to ensure performance and features meet performance needs; Collaborate with internal stakeholders and drive vendors to meet our next generation requirements.
  • Help develop audio schematics and review PCB layouts to ensure best practices are maintained; Bring up and validation of the design will be part of each design cycle.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to help deliver proper audio DSP tuning for telephony, speech recognition, and media playback use cases.
  • Contribute to our roadmap by investigating new technologies and delivering new features.



  • BS degree in Electrical or Computer engineering, Physics, or similar field or equivalent practical experience.
  • 3 years of industry experience.
  • Experience with Consumer Hardware.


  • Master's or PhD in Acoustics, Electrical Engineering, or similar field.
  • Experience with Soundcheck, Audio Precision, HEAD Acoustics, Ares or Comsol.
  • Experience with any of the following: DSP tuning, acoustics design, speakers or microphones.
  • Ability to travel up to 15%.