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  • LocationNetherlands
  • Salary€80.00 - €81.00 per hour
  • Job TypePermanent
  • ReferenceBBBH22778
  • Date posted14-Sep-20
Remote contract. Circa €80 per hour, 6 months+, some onsite meetings.

A significant semiconductor vendor, within the smart IoT space, is looking for an embedded systems/firmware architect to co-design the HW/SW sub-system layer for very low power devices providing for example, mobile gaming, audio processing, key word spotting, command recognition and voice control.


You must design the audio subsystem to meet both the high-performance demands of high-resolution multi-channel audio and voice processing, as well as extremely low power, always-on, command recognition intelligence.

You must have a comprehensive understanding and a practical experience of hardware/software co-design. Therefore, you must possess a strong knowledge in the hardware IP blocks - audio/voice signal processing, DSPs, as well as the firmware/software architecture to be able to factor the benefits with the offsets to meet these demands.

Tasks extend to include

You will be responsible for performance benchmarking DSP cores and related audio/voice algorithms, building PoC proof-of-concepts and proving liaison with product/pre-sales teams and mentoring software development teams.

Skills include

* Systems and/or firmware architecture experience.
* Strong embedded C software development.
* Signal processing voice/audio.
* Arm Cortex processors.
* Verilog and/or VHDL.

Please contact me for a full profile of tasks and objectives…

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