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Audio Software Engineer



Software Engineering
San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, March 25, 2023

Audio Software Engineer

About the Team:

As a team, we are responsible for all aspects of audio-related development for Zoom, ranging from echo cancellation to audio device selection to encoding.

Our team is made up of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences, but we all share a common passion for delivering high-quality audio experiences to our users. With our extensive knowledge of audio software and algorithms, we continuously improve and innovate the audio features within Zoom to ensure the best possible experience for our users.

As a core foundation team, we take pride in our role as the backbone of Zoom's audio development efforts. We work collaboratively with other teams across the company to ensure that our audio features are fully integrated and functioning smoothly with other aspects of the Zoom platform.

About the Role:

  • Design and develop audio tools (such as audio driver), collaborating with cross-functional teams and external partners to define requirements

  • Develop and maintain audio test automation tools to ensure high-quality audio performance

  • Troubleshoot and debug issues related to audio test tools, utilizing strong problem-solving skills

  • Create technical documentation for audio test tools and provide technical support to internal and external stakeholders

  • Stay current with the latest audio technologies and trends

  • Participate in code reviews and contribute to continuous improvement efforts

About You:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field

  • 3+ years of professional experience in audio software engineering, with a focus on developing audio test tools

  • Proficient in audio signal processing algorithms and techniques

  • Proficient in programming languages such as C++, Python, and/or Matlab

  • Experience with audio software development such as Windows audio driver, Virtual cables

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work independently and in a team-oriented environment

  • Fluency in mandarin is required for this role

Salary Range or On Target Earnings:





In addition to the base salary and/or OTE listed Zoom has a Total Direct Compensation philosophy that takes into consideration; base salary, bonus and equity value.

Information about Zoom’s benefits is on our careers page here.

Note: Starting pay will be based on a number of factors and commensurate with qualifications & experience.

We also have a location based compensation structure; there may be a different range for candidates in this and other locations.

About Us

Zoomies help people stay connected so they can get more done together. We set out to build the best video product for the enterprise, and today help people communicate better with products like Zoom Contact Center, Zoom Phone, Zoom Events, Zoom Apps, Zoom Rooms, and Zoom Webinars.

We’re problem-solvers, working at a fast pace to design solutions with our customers and users in mind. Here, you’ll work across teams to deliver impactful projects that are changing the way people communicate and enjoy opportunities to advance your career in a diverse, inclusive environment.

Explore Zoom:

We believe that the unique contributions of all Zoomies is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status. Zoom is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.