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Intern Researcher

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Date: Feb 10, 2021

Location: Sydney, AU

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future. At Dolby, science meets art, and high tech means more than computer code. As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from movie theaters to smartphones. We continue to revolutionize how people create, deliver, and enjoy entertainment worldwide. To do that, we need the absolute best talent. We’re big enough to give you all the resources you need, and small enough so you can make a real difference and earn recognition for your work. We offer a collegial culture, challenging projects, and excellent compensation and benefits.


This is a rare opportunity to join a cutting edge Research team for a practically focused paid internship. You will have the opportunity to work with world class engineers and researchers on cutting edge technologies, as well as continue your learning through a dynamic on the job experience.

As an Intern Researcher, you will be responsible for the building and evaluation of software prototypes for creating and manipulating sound. You will be involved with experimentation using cutting edge sound techniques. You’ll need to have well developed Max/MSP skills, a genuine passion for audio and sound, and an enquiring mind.


 The internship program has been created with the intention of bringing the next generation of engineering and research talent to Dolby; participation in the program is a bonus when it comes to consideration for full-time opportunities within the company.


Education, Skills, Abilities, and Experience Required:

  • Current Music Technology/Acoustics/ Electrical or Electronics Engineering or related disciplines student  - or recent Graduate (up to 2 years)
  • Strong Max/MSP skills.
  • Familiarity with Ableton Live.
  • Familiarity with Max4Live.
  • Familiarity with JavaScript within Max/MSP.
  • Sound Design experience.
  • Spatial audio experience is desirable.
  • High level written and verbal communication in both general and technology specific applications.
  • The ability to work unsupervised when required.


We also like people who have:

  • A can-do attitude and are not afraid to ask questions.
  • A genuine love of technology and building cool stuff.
  • A passion for audio and sound.
  • Hobbies! Do you consider yourself a "maker?" This is the place for you!


How to Apply:

Applications should comprise of your resume, academic transcripts and a cover letter explaining why the internship should be yours.


Equal Employment Opportunity:

Dolby is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our success depends on the combined skills and talents of all our employees. We are committed to making employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, family status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances.