Posted Aug 7

Magic Leap is hiring a
Senior, Software QA Engineer, Audio

Plantation, FL

Job Description

This position is for a Software Quality Engineer that will focus on the verification of software requirements and the validation of user scenarios that encapsulate the Audio (Soundfields) and Audio Algorithms functionality within our products.  Our QA Engineers are responsible for validating their components(s) end to end. They work closely with component and product teams to make sure features are delivered as described. Effort includes the research of assigned software requirements / user scenarios to be used in the development of test cases that will be certified with the product or software development teams and verified manually or were applicable by automated scripts once the requirement is integrated. Effort also includes the debugging of found defects and the verification of the fixes. 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the the audio component and product teams to define, develop, and execute tests that will allow us to perform functional and non-functional validation of the services and components that make up the end-to-end audio signal flow across our device
  • Automate developed test case using our in house automation system that uses python as the scripting language
  • Evaluate results from subjective testing in different environments and situations to verify that audio has improved, degraded, or has stayed the same.
  • Analyze various components of the Magic Leap systems, collaborate with various development teams, and use your technical expertise to investigate, troubleshoot and verify software defects and other technical issues
    • This includes being able to analyze logs to help root cause the issue or  determine the component(s) causing it
    • Review integrated code change to isolate which one might be causing a failure within a release
    • Document program defects in a bug tracking database (Jira)
  • Define or develop test utilities if applicable to accomplish this testing or to assist with our test automation

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of software development experience working on embedded products or mobile applications is preferred with a minimum of 2 of those years having an emphasis on the development or test of technologies associated with audio.
  • Excellent working knowledge of audio and acoustics
  • Experience with tools that include:  Git, Gerrit, Audio test frameworks, Listen Soundcheck Systems, and Head Acoustics Acqua Systems
  • Expertise with Python
  • Knowledgeable on test fundamentals and the associated use of test management and defect tracking tools
  • Knowledgeable on spatialize audio, speech recognition, Wake-on-voice, Acoustic echo cancellation, acoustic beamforming, and  audio routing within android is a plus
  • Good understanding of hardware/software interoperability in an embedded system
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excel in a fast-paced, agile environment supporting multiple projects using a wide variety of technologies
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including effective presentation with a dynamic and “can do” attitude

Education:

  • BS in Computer Science is required
  • MS is preferred

Additional Information

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to Equal Employment Opportunities guidelines

 

Our salary ranges are determined by role, level and location. In addition to salary, Magic Leap offers a discretionary bonus, equity, and a fully comprehensive benefits package for eligible employees.
US Base Salary Range
$107,000$148,000 USD

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