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Entry-Level Digital Signal Processing Engineer

Position Type: Permanent

Position: Entry-Level Digital Signal Processing Engineer

Position Type: Permanent

Cambridge Touch Technologies Ltd. (“CTT”), recognized as a 2021 Best Startup in Cambridge, UK, as well as one of only 22 European companies named to the 2020 EE Times Silicon 100, is a fast growing and exciting company combining touch, AI, cloud, and edge technologies into its market leading UltraTouch location and force sensing solution. Founded in 2011 as a spin out from the University of Cambridge, and based on the world-renowned Cambridge Science Park, CTT develops and commercialises its patented technology for next generation smart devices and surfaces. Backed by multinational strategic and venture capital investors, and with a strong international team in Asia, Europe and the US, the company is entering an exciting growth stage within our target verticals of consumer electronics, automotive, industrial, and medical markets.

The successful candidate must both collaborate effectively as part of a team of highly-skilled multi-disciplinary engineers, and proactively plan and execute their own work with minimal supervision. We’re seeking highly motivated and self-starting problem solvers who have a natural desire to innovate and get the job done, whatever it takes.

For this role, we are looking for an Entry-Level Digital Signal Processing Engineer to join our Digital Signal Processing team. The candidate must have excellent problem-solving skills, an understanding of signal processing and data analytics, be able to prototype and test ideas with high-level languages such as MATLAB and Python, and implement algorithms in C on resource-constrained systems.


As an Entry-Level Digital Signal Processing Engineer the key skills and qualities required are:

  • Master’s degree in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or Physics Degree (or equivalent qualification) to at least 2.1 level. A Doctorate in a relevant field is desirable.
  • Knowledge of digital signal processing theory and techniques
  • Experience writing code in Matlab and Python
  • Experience writing algorithm implementations in C for embedded platforms
  • Excellent spoken and written English, with clear communication skills and an understanding of good documentation practices
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team

And some beneficial skills (not essential) may involve:

  • Experience in applied statistics, data science, applied mathematics
  • Experience of processing signals from real-world sensor systems in noisy environments
  • Experience with Arm Cortex MCUs

Envisioned duties will include:

  • Creating, implementing and optimising algorithms for digital signal processing
  • Contributing to productise and scale-up the deployment of algorithms into real-world devices
The candidate must be prepared to get hands-on and work in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment with a passionate team of engineers. The candidate should possess a strong motivation for start-up culture and success through stock options. There is an excellent potential for professional growth and financial gain.

At Cambridge Touch Technologies Ltd we ensure that our staff receive a competitive rate salary, along with an attractive benefits package.

Interested candidates should apply by filling in the form below.

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