Algorithm Developer


Taipei, TW
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 04/28/2021
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  • Company Address: 252 North Wolfe Road, Sunnyvale, CA, 94085

About Sentons

Sentons, Inc. is a venture-backed fabless semiconductor company and the world leader in advanced touch and force sensing solutions.

Sentons'‚Äč market defining technology utilizes a combination of ultrasound and direct force sensors, to enable unprecedented ways for users to interact with their personal devices. The result is stunning and intuitive user experiences that extend interactivity to all physical surfaces of a device, beyond the touchscreen. Sentons works with leading OEMs to implement this technology into the next generation of mobile phones, tablets, and other electronic products.

Job Description

Mobile devices are at the center of our lives. As device makers think about how to increase the level of interactivity making phones, tablets, and other related devices even more seamless in our everyday lives, there is a clear need for touch and force sensing beyond the screen. For Sentons, every surface is an opportunity for interactivity and sensing how you want to use that device. We are the next generation of touch technology for more immersive interactive devices. As Sentons drives to capture the opportunities in this rapidly evolving market, we seek to grow our team and extend the very goal-oriented, driven, creative, collaborative, and customer-oriented culture we’ve created. 

Sentons is building up our Technical Engineering Center in Taipei, Taiwan to help support both internal research and development as well as work alongside partners and customers to design and integrate custom sensor solutions utilizing our technology. This is an opportunity to be a part of a growing company expanding our market into cutting-edge mobile devices and other consumer markets. 

The ideal candidate has experience in algorithm development and digital signal processing (DSP) for this role.

Role Description

  1. Work with engineering to develop touch/force-sensing algorithm is primarily done in MATLAB
  2. Running the MATLAB simulator to study or solve product problem
  3. Run the machine-learning optimizer
  4. Work closely with members of the firmware team and cross-functional teams to develop quality products


  1. MS or higher with an emphasis in signal processing, algorithms, and communications preferred
  2. 3+ years of experience
  3. Proficient in MATLAB
  4. Experienced with algorithm development and signal processing.
  5. Experience with machine learning optimization a plus.
  6. Proficient in English
  7. Experience with C/C++ is a plus
  8. Experience with python is a plus
  9. Experience with version control tools is a plus (e.g. Git)

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.