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Head of R&D

Sonarworks specializes in speaker and headphone acoustic frequency response correction software. Currently used in numerous sound recording studios around the world, our products are endorsed by Grammy-winning professionals and have received the Sound on Sound 2016 Editors’ Choice award as well as a 10/10 Excellence Award by MusicTech magazine in 2017. We aim to revolutionize the way people experience music by allowing them to hear it the way it was meant to be heard.

We are looking for a team lead for our team of researchers. Working in a fast-paced environment in close proximity to our product development team, your task will be to design and lead research projects in order to develop the technological foundations for new products and product features as well as to improve the existing technology.

The ideal candidate should have:

Passion for sound in all shapes and forms

Ability to present complex concepts in a clear and understandable manner

Considerable experience with research in speaker / headphone functional operation, acoustic properties and sound propagation principles

Experience with managing a team of researchers

Ability to design and manage research projects independently using Agile

Excellent knowledge of audio DSP, especially FIR / IIR filter synthesis

Experience with Matlab and C++

Great spoken and written English skills

Excellent interpersonal skills

Additional knowledge in these areas will be considered as an advantage:

Listening test design and analysis

Patent management



Audio hardware development

Apply now, and become a part of Sonarworks team!

Send your CV and a cover letter to jobs@sonarworks.com with a subject “Head of R&D”.

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