Job Vacancy: Senior DSP Engineer

Company: Application Solutions (Safety and Security) Ltd.

Job Title

Senior DSP Engineer


Brighton, East Sussex

Position Type


At ASL we are committed to keeping people safe, entertained, and making a difference. Our strong sense of identification with clients, acousticians and audio engineers means that we are constantly adapting. To this end, we adopt a progressive approach to technology, and continue to invest heavily in our research and development programs.

Purpose of Role:

ASL is looking for an experienced, creative and talented DSP Engineer to work on Audio Digital Signal Processing  algorithms and associated control software within a dedicated team to develop exciting and innovative Professional Audio Products.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and implementation of DSP for digital audio systems
  • Design and implementation of software for audio networking solutions and system peripherals
  • Product Specification and Architectural design

Knowledge & Experience:


  • Design and implementation of DSP algorithms for audio systems
  • Design and implementation of embedded software written in C and/or C++ for such systems
  • Full product life-cycle experience
  • Experience of working within a quality system e.g ISO9001

Highly Desirable

  • Familiarity with assembler language for ADI Processors: SHARC, SHARC+, Blackfin
  • A keen interest in audio systems
  • C experience
  • C++ experience
  • Knowledge of Linux
  • Experience with  IP and audio networking
  • Good hardware familiarity
  • Experience with RTOS

Skills & Attributes:

  • Ability to work well within a small team of hardware and software engineers
  • Strong communication skills and be comfortable working with all levels of the organisation and with customers
  • Good time estimating and planning skills
  • Ability to work independently making decisions and driving issues to a conclusion
  • Be interested in all aspects of the Company from business strategy to the working environment
  • Be flexible and keen to assist in a variety of ways on a variety of projects.
  • Above all have strong technical skills and a desire to develop these quickly

Education & Qualifications:

  • Degree in a relevant subject or a track record that demonstrates a clear ability to design complex, innovative new products.


  • Private Healthcare
  • Company pension – employer contribution 5%
  • Death in service benefit
  • Group sickness benefit
  • A range of family-friendly policies including flexible working
  • 31 days holiday (rising to 33) this includes public holidays.

To apply

If you feel like you would be a good fit and have a lot to offer please feel free send your CV with a cover letter to