Acoustic Applications Engineer


XMOS is an international fabless semiconductor company with a specialisation in audio products. XMOS is growing and looking for a talented acoustic engineer to join their Applications Team developing the next-generation products.


Would suit an engineer with 5+ years of experience of acoustic product test or development.

Key Responsibilities

  • Define and develop automated acoustic characterisation suites
  • Ensuring XMOS audio products are of the highest quality


BSc, MSc or above in Acoustics Engineering or related degree (at least a 2:1 from a top tier university)

Essential Skills

  • Strong experience of acoustic device characterisation and test
  • Good programming skills
  • Ability to automate test procedures
  • Good organisation skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work co-operatively but autonomously within a small team
  • English language proficiency

Desirable Skills

  • Audio DSP expertise
  • Knowledge of acoustic product design
  • Understanding of MEMS microphones
  • Python scripting
  • Databases