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Technical Project Lead

Qualigence, Inc. - San Francisco, CA

The Technical Project Lead will be a member of the Video Collaboration team creating video conferencing products.

Who you are:

  • You will have passion to work on new and disruptive techniques such as AI/deep learning/machine learning solutions in the field of improving audio processing.
  • You will have practical knowledge and success bringing up hardware systems
  • You will have practical knowledge of audio streaming and compression approaches for realtime audio communications
  • You enjoy interacting with the product team to provide guidance for next generation products
  • You will have skills and expertise in working with ODM manufacturers.
  • You are very comfortable designing and documenting your system designs

Your contribution:

  • You will work as part of the System Engineering team help prototype and define technology roadmaps for future headset projects
  • You will evaluate and analyze new software methodologies and hardware technologies
  • You will be an active participant both as an individual contributor and development team member in new product development from concept into volume production
  • Contribute to hardware architecture using your experience with ?Bluetooth, BLE, and wireless
  • Work closely with product managers to translate overall system architecture and product requirements into well-designed and implemented components.
  • Take ownership of the implementation of individual components, with high emphasis on quality, test-driven development, and sound engineering practices

Key Qualifications:

  • 10+ years experience in leading multi-disciplined technical teams
  • Ability to read and understand EE circuits
  • Ability to understand 3D mechanical engineering drawings
  • Knowledge of wireless communication protocols, including DECT, BT, BTE, wireless
  • Knowledge of low power EE designs, battery usage/charging
  • Knowledge of firmware coding, debugging, CPU memory and processor architecture
  • Advanced expertise in hardware communication, including USB, I2S, I2SC, and UART
  • Knowledge of basic realtime digital audio communication algorithms and approaches
  • Knowledge of low-latency digital audio communication
  • Experience developing realtime systems with low latency and high data rates
  • Experience with Microsoft standardized testing of headsets
  • Proficient in performance analysis and optimization techniques.
  • Previous headset experience
  • Experience using Source Control / Project Tracking systems (Github, Jenkins, Jira)
  • Ability to lead technical engineers to build requirements, designs, and verification plans.
  • Attention to details and ability to work independently

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in coding with embedded C/C++
  • Knowledge of audio compression/decompression algorithms and tradeoffs
  • Implementation and verification of algorithms and audio features
  • Experience with RF antenna design and standardized EMI testing approaches


o B.S, M.S. or Ph.D. in Computer science, Electrical Engineering or a related field with 10+ years of relevant experience as an Engineer in Headset or personal audio equipment field

Posted On: Thursday, July 16, 2020

Position Contact
Gary Siegel
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