KTP Associate in Audio Networking University of Essex, School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering

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Job title KTP Associate (Audio Networking)

 

Job reference REQ00947

 

Application closing date 29/10/2017

 

Location Southend-on-Sea Salary £26,700 - £32,000 per annum

 

Employment type Full-time, Fixed-term

 

Job category/type Academic, Professional, Research

 

Job description


School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering

 

KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER PARTNERSHIPS

 

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) are a unique UK-wide activity that help businesses to improve their competitiveness and productivity by making better use of the knowledge, technology and skills within universities, colleges and research organisations. Further information is available at: www.ktponline.org.uk

 

THE PROJECT

 

The University of Essex in partnership with Profusion PLC offers an exciting opportunity to a graduate to develop Ethernet based software to control reference designs for networked microphones and active loudspeakers (enabling SMART control of a range of settings used in professional audio). This post is fixed term for 30 months and is based at the Profusion PLC offices in Southend, Essex.

 

Please note this role is subject to funding approval (funding outcome expected early November 2017).

 

DUTIES OF THE POST


The duties of the post will include:

 

* Leading on the development of Ethernet based software to control reference designs for networked microphones and active loudspeakers.


* Assessing feasibility of all technical road maps, liaising with Academic team.


* Development of Ethernet based software to control reference designs for networked microphones and active loudspeakers IP stack development, to include:


- Analysis of current DSP and audio-over-IP technology.
- Design of DSP Module and accompanying Software Development Kit.
- Analogue-IP interface development.
- Internet of Things Analysis.


* Preparation of operational documentation and provide subsequent support and training for users.

 

KEY REQUIREMENTS

 

The post holder must have:

 

* A degree (BSc/BEng) in a computer programming or related discipline.
* C++, Java, MATLAB and JAVA programming skills.
* A good working knowledge of DSP functionality.
* A good working knowledge of IP, Ethernet and analogue/digital audio.

 

BENEFITS

 

As a KTP Associate, the post will offer the following benefits:


* A personal development budget of GBP 5,000 will be available, for training and development as agreed by the project team.


* Potential to study a part fee-waived course via the university.


* Management training and mentoring by an Innovate UK KTP Adviser.


* An interesting and challenging role, with exposure to a variety of stakeholders.


* Full access to university resources to complete the project.


* World-leading Academic and Company project supervision, with project support by a dedicated, sector leading KTP Office.

 

LOCATION

Profusion PLC
Aviation Way
Southend on Sea
Essex
SS2 6UN

 

At the University of Essex internationalism is central to who we are and what we do. We are committed to being a cosmopolitan, internationally-oriented university that is welcoming to staff and students from all countries and a university where you can find the world in one place.

 

Please see the further detail link below for a full job description and person specification which outlines the full duties, skills, qualifications and experience needed for this role plus more information relating to the post. We recommend you read this information carefully before making an application. Applications should be made on-line, but if you would like advice or help in making an application, or need information in a different format, please telephone the Resourcing Team (01206 874588/873521).

 

*Further detail: KTP Associate (Audio Networking) jobpack

 

*More information: Working at the University


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