Lab Technician - Audio/Hardware

Sonos

4.3

(3)

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Why you should apply for a job to Sonos:

  • 4.3/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.5/5 in supportive management
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  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
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    Position summary

    take responsibility for the maintenance of lab equipment and supplies, all the while continuing to advance your knowledge and skills.

    The role is for a fixed term of 6 months with the possibility for extension. This position is ideally suited to a recent graduate looking to develop experience within the field of acoustics.

    What You'll Do

    ● Develop tests and conduct measurements of hardware prototypes.

    ● Assist the audio team and other internal customers by designing and producing prototypes spanning Mechanical and Electrical domains.

    ● Generate and manage 3D models for rapid prototyping.

    ● Day to day running and upkeep of the audio lab facilities, tools and supplies.

    ● Continue to improve skills and knowledge by conducting on the job training with senior team members, with the opportunity to participate in training courses as may be necessary.

    Basic Requirements

    ● Passionate, curious, problem solver.

    ● Undergraduate or postgraduate degree in Acoustics or a relevant subject.

    ● Experience with hardware and software prototyping - from design to making.

    ● Basic familiarity with test equipment such as multimeters, oscilloscopes, power supplies, etc.

    ● Ability to read a typical engineering test plan, execute it and independently evaluate pass/fail criteria.

    Preferred Requirements

    ● Knowledge of Python.

    ● Some familiarity and knowledge of 3D CAD packages.

    ● Knowledge of building tools for system simulation and data analysis using Matlab

    ● Familiarity with simulation software such as COMSOL.

    ● Experience with common prototyping hardware, eg Raspberry Pi, Arduino, etc.

    ● Experience of performing and interpreting audio measurements in electronic and acoustic domains.

    ● A desire to develop within the field of acoustics with the aim of becoming part of the audio engineering team.

    Your profile will be reviewed and you'll hear from us once we have an update. At Sonos we take the time to hire right and appreciate your patience.

    Why you should apply for a job to Sonos:

  • 4.3/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.5/5 in supportive management
  • 100% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.