Acoustic Validation Engineer

San Diego, Pennsylvania

Work Arrangement: Hybrid

This position requires the employee to be in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area.

  • A solid knowledge in the physics of audio and acoustics is required as well as proven experience in performing acoustic testing in a controlled environment.
  • Hands-on experience specifically from telephonometric testing and Software regression are beneficial.
  • You will create, follow and categorize testing procedures data and publish a searchable database for benchmarking measurement data written in Python.
  • The work is to be on site at the client, in close cooperation with their R&D organization, and utilizing the client's labs. Great communication skills and the ability to work across disciplines and technology areas are essential.
  • You also need to be passionate about learning new things and working in different contexts.


  • Transfer test setups, compare results and analyze discrepancies between different labs and test sites.

  • Validation through acoustic measurements in test environment using primarily ACQUA system.

  • Implement test automation using primarily Python but potentially also other scripting languages.

  • Ability to create, follow and categorize testing procedures data

  • Track laboratory inventory to stock cables, tools, test equipment, and supplies.

  • As part of our team, you will work collaboratively with cross-functional teams (software, hardware integration, user interaction).


  • Hands-on experience with audio hardware testing and acoustic measurements

  • Experience with an acoustic measurement system – preferably HEAD ACQUA

  • Effective communication, documentation, and presentation skills

  • Experience with a scripting language for automation, preferably Python

  • Learning attitude with keen attention to detail.

  • Agile, ability to multi-task, proactive, flexible, etc.

  • Experience with Room acoustic measurements is a plus.


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