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Innovation System Architect, Gaming Audio Innovation

26 days ago by Logitech

  Newark (California), USA

Level: Senior

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sector: Engineering

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The Role:

Logitech G and Astro Gaming are looking for a System Architect with an Innovation mindset looking to revolutionize the Gaming headset business for our Global Gaming brands.

We are a small nimble group and we are growing our team. We create amazing gaming experiences using creative design, surprising science, and innovation. We love what we do because we are passionate about play. If you are a highly-creative system architect who enjoys building products that help people play more, have a track record of shipping products, and enjoy working cross-functionally with mechanical and optical engineers, software teams, and product professionals, you may be a great fit for our Gaming Audio Innovation Team. You will be part of a small team focused on building the next great platforms that make gaming an amazing immersive experience. You will create gaming product that will be used by thousands of people every day including professional gamers.

Are you ready to join the team responsible for bringing innovation into world class Gaming Audio products for a great company?

The System Architect is responsible for investigating, evaluating and designing the system architecture for various Audio Gaming products and will be working with the project team to execute and lead all necessary activities to make the product from concept to viable platform and possibly even to mass production. The responsibilities include electrical design and development of Wearable Audio Products (Gaming Headsets)from product front end, through product design including the front end research and development of new innovation platforms. This will include the investigation and evaluation of new technologies that will make our brands stand out from the rest.

Your Contribution:

Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech. In this role you will:

  • Engage in technical surveys of EE technologies with cross functional teams
  • Understanding of silicon architectures and ability to translate software and technology needs into silicon requirements.
  • Deep hardware and software system analysis of trade-offs on high performance, low-power, and high quality designs.
  • Experience creating specifications for hardware and software dealing with bare metal, embedded RTOS, and Linux systems.
  • Investigate and evaluate new technologies and their potential application to Gaming Audio wearables products.
  • Electrical Component selection and evaluation
  • Quick Prototyping and testing
  • Define Electrical Hardware system architecture
  • Contribute to blue sky, new experience exploration discussions
  • Capture Schematic and review PCB layout
  • Define and execute Evaluation plan
  • Bring up and debug board with cross-functional team
  • Assist as needed with compliance testing of new technologies
  • Pilot build or trial run support

Key Qualifications:

For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and bring the following behaviors to our team:

  • Have electronics device mass production experience
  • Over 10 years electronics hardware design experience
  • Familiar with CAD such as OrCad and PADs
  • Willing to work and talk with people to make product success
  • Work independently with minimum guidance
  • Experience working with ODM & JDM factories.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Inquisitive nature to try new things and deal with ambiguous environment
  • Gaming or Audio Headset experience
  • Wireless Audio product design experience
  • Wireless Charging experience.
  • In addition, preferable skills and behaviors include:
  • Experience innovating technologies for new products

Education:

  • Bachelor or Masters degree in Electrical & Electronic Engineering or equivalent required

Logitech G is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.

“All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”

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