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Staff DSP Engineer - Applied Research

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Date: May 13, 2022

Location: Sydney, AU

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

With decades of industry expertise under our belt, we know a thing or two about high quality audio and video. is a new, self-service developer platform that puts Dolby technology straight into the hands of innovators in all aspects of the cloud business including gaming, mobile apps, and streaming entertainment. Our award-winning Media APIs can enhance the quality of audio and video files while our Communications APIs make it easier than ever to add video, voice, and many other interactive capabilities to apps to create engaging experiences for all users. Our team is in growth mode and seeking candidates who can thrive in an agile, collaborative, and dynamic space. 


What will you do:

Your role is to develop the audio and video processing software that powers the media APIs like You’ll work with talented Dolby researchers and apply your knowledge to improve and optimize the latest signal processing and machine learning algorithms. 

You’ll write in Python and C (and some Typescript) with an opportunity to influence the future direction of implementation. We work in a small agile team and use Git, Gitlab-CI, Docker and AWS.


What we are looking for:

  • DSP software design and implementation expertise for media (audio/video) processing
  • Python and C/C++ development experience
  • Proficiency with version control and CI/CD
  • Knowledge of machine learning


Dolby welcomes a diverse set of skills and experience. If this role interests you but you don’t check every box, we still want to hear from you.


What would be good to have:

  • Knowledge of a Cloud platform such as Amazon Web Services   
  • Critical listening skills
  • PhD in Engineering, Maths or Science
  • Exposure to Javascript or RESTful APIs


What you get:

At Dolby Australia, our priority is as much about building a great place to work as it is about building great technology. As such, we’ve built out a comprehensive benefits program which includes:

  • A diverse, open, and welcoming culture
  • Genuine work/life balance that incorporates lots of flexible working options
  • A holistic Wellness Program
  • Generous annual and parental leave policies
  • Attractive employee stock programs
  • Income protection insurance