PK is currently looking for a creative, self-starting, Embedded Systems Engineer who is ready to develop new loudspeaker products with passion and precision.

 

At PK Sound, people are number one. We are all owners – the people on the ground, in the trenches, doing the real work and who truly have a passion for what our company is about: creating powerful experiences! Only with this as our core philosophy can we truly give our customers, who are our partners, the exceptional products and service to build long-lasting, mutually beneficial business relationships.

PK Sound is an advanced loudspeaker manufacturer proudly headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and serving the world. We pride ourselves on being a fresh alternative to the status quo, providing creative and innovative solutions in an ever-evolving marketplace.

There is no doubt we work hard, but we share in our successes and have a lot of fun doing it. If you are looking for a company with an amazing brand, industry-changing technology, an exceptional workplace environment that is poised to aggressively grow on the global market, this job is for you!

BENEFITS OF WORKING AT PK INCLUDE:

  1. Employee ownership equity program
  2. Working with cutting edge technology
  3. Fun work environment
  4. Making the world a happier place
  5. Flex Days
  6. Attractive benefits
  7. Full onsite gym
  8. Music studio
  9. Free parking
  10. Company excursions
  11. Company laptop

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Participate in all phases of product lifecycle, from specification to testing.
  • Design, prototype, and test embedded systems hardware, including robotics control and audio DSP.
  • Design PCBs and electronics using ALTIUM.
  • Plan, document, and roll out cable assemblies for loudspeakers and parts.
  • Create and update electronics parts BOMs in ERP.
  • Source, select, and validate contracted manufacturers and consultants.
  • Test and manage certification of products for EMC and electrical safety.
  • Create test plans, documentation, and fixtures to ensure high product reliability.
  • Field testing of loudspeakers, ensuring operations under extreme conditions.
  • Manage procurement of parts for prototypes and assist procurement when needed.
  • Integration of electronic hardware, firmware, and software into complete systems.
  • Evaluate, choose, and communicate with new and existing vendors.
  • Assist in firmware development and support.
  • Effectively communicate progress and problems to management and other departments.
  • Create product documentation and user manuals.
  • Support and quality control.

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Experience in PCB design, including hardware designs with processors, FPGAs, memory, and industry interfaces, such as PCIe, Ethernet, I2C, UART, etc.
  • Experience with PCB design tasks and proven ability to use tools to develop (schematic capture), analyze, and simulate designs prior to hardware execution.
  • Demonstrated firmware development in C.
  • Experience with any other firmware development tools and environments is an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage technical and schedule risks and to identify cost reduction opportunities.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Critical and pragmatic thinking.
  • A collaborative, ego-free approach to problem solving.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be well versed in Microsoft Word and Excel.

PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO CANDIDATES WITH EXPERIENCE IN:

  • Professional audio and/or DSP architecture.
  • Loudspeaker design.
  • Agile product development lifecycle experience (Kanban, Scrum).
  • Network programming (experience with UDP/TCP coding, protocol creation/development).

EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s Degree in electrical engineering.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in embedded design.
  • Experience with embedded test techniques, design for test, design margin analysis, and design for production.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Valid passport, with the ability to travel without restriction.

HOW TO APPLY

Interested candidates should send their resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Only successful candidates will receive contact to establish immediate next steps. No phone calls please.

 

PK Sound

235075 Ryan Rd.
Rocky View, AB T1X 0K3
Canada

PK Europe

Kasteelstraat 223
9255 Buggenhout
Belgium