Software Engineer, Audio Processing (C++)


Toronto, CA
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 04/29/2021
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  • Company Address: 3979 Freedom Circle Suite 400, Santa Clara, CA, 95054

About SoundHound

At SoundHound Inc., we believe every brand should have a voice. As the leading innovator of conversational technologies, we’re trusted by top brands around the globe. Houndify, our independent Voice AI platform, with 70,000+ users, allows brands to create custom voice assistants that deliver results with unprecedented speed and accuracy.

Job Description

SoundHound Inc. builds voice AI products that make it easier for people to engage with the world around them. We do this by creating custom voice assistants that make it possible for companies to extend their brand in new and meaningful ways. Today, our customized voice AI solutions allow people to talk to phones, cars, smart speakers, mobile apps, coffee machines, and every other part of the emerging ‘voice-first’ world.

In this role you will:

  • Develop high impact, on-device audio processing software for our comprehensive AI platform with a potential to reach 2 billion end users
  • Create a cross-platform library for client-side audio handling
  • Write platform-agnostic software
  • Work with diverse audio platforms and hardware
  • Stay up to date with the state-of-the-art in client-side audio processing techniques

We would love to hear from you if:

  • You graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related quantitative discipline
  • You enjoy working on digital signal processing (DSP) problems such as echo cancellation, beam-forming, and noise cancellation
  • You are well-versed with algorithms and data structures
  • You take pride in writing production-level C++ code in a Linux environment
  • You are comfortable writing scripts in Bash and Python
  • You are familiar with MATLAB

We'd be especially excited if you are familiar with compiler design and various build systems. Also, be sure to let us know if you have experience working with hardware and device drivers.

Here at SoundHound, diversity, equity, and inclusion are key to who we are as a company. With a mission to build Voice AI for the world, creating a team with global perspectives is critical to our success. 

We care deeply about fostering an environment where everyone is supported and can do their best work. SoundHound will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the interview process, perform essential job functions, and receive other benefits of employment. 

Employees enjoy comprehensive health care, paid time off, discounted fitness classes, and flexible working hours. Learn more about our philosophy, benefits, and culture at 

Come join our growing team and bring your unique voice to our mission!

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