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Acoustic Simulation Engineer

  • Location: Culver City, Los Angeles, California
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 21 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 30 September 2021

​​About Our Client:  Client is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services. It is considered one of the Big Four tech companies along with Amazon, Google, and Facebook. 

The Acoustics & Audio team is responsible for the acoustic design and overall sound quality of music playback on products. We share a passion for music, audio acoustics and developing the highest quality sound systems. We are seeking an Acoustic Simulation Engineer to join our dynamic, innovative and fast-paced team based in sunny Culver City, California. 

Job Description:

Key Qualifications

  • Expertise in lumped-parameter modeling, FEM, and BEM for acoustic systems and audio transducers, using COMSOL

  • Able to independently apply and adapt acoustic fundamentals to provide solutions to complex and unique simulation challenges

  • Able to summarize and present simulation results, and to convey ideas effectively and clearly

  • Insightful understanding of the relationship between acoustic models and their practical application

  • Able to clearly explain limitations of an acoustic model and discrepancies between simulation results and corresponding acoustic prototype measurements

CAD/CAM knowledge/experience


  • Develop models and perform simulations in COMSOL to help our team design and optimize acoustic systems and electro-acoustic transducers

  • Use good engineering judgment (based on theoretical and practical considerations and best engineering practices) to apply and adapt model/simulation approaches as needed • Interpret, summarize, and present simulation results to the Acoustic Engineering team. Assist in translating the models into practical prototypes whose measured results match simulations

Education & Experience

  • Most of our engineers have advanced degrees in Acoustics or a related field (physics, electrical or mechanical engineering, etc.), but if you’ve followed a different path to expertise in acoustic simulations that’s fine too

About ASK: ASK Consulting is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Consulting connects people with amazing opportunities

ASK Consulting is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all associates.