Ellipticlabs logo 2019

Acoustics and Signal Processing Engineer

  • Full-time
  • Oslo, Norway

Elliptic Labs, a fast-growing AI software company, is headquartered in Norway with presence in the USA, China, South Korea, Taiwan, and Japan. Founded in 2006 as a research spin-off from Norway’s Oslo University, Elliptic Labs is traded on Euronext Growth Market.. Elliptic Labs is now a global enterprise targeting the smartphone, laptop, IoT, and automotive markets. The Company’s patented AI software combines ultrasound and sensor-fusion algorithms to deliver intuitive 3D gesture, proximity, and presence sensing experiences. Its scalable AI Virtual Smart Sensor Platform creates software-only sensors that are sustainable, eco-friendly, and already deployed in over 150 million devices. Elliptic Labs is the only software company in the market that has delivered detection capabilities using AI software, ultrasound and sensor-fusion deployed at scale. Elliptic Labs’ technology and IP are developed in Norway and solely owned by the Company.

Elliptic Labs is looking for an enthusiastic signal processing, acoustics or electronics engineer with interests in transducers, sensor systems and product development. Skills in rapid prototyping and setting up lab experiments are considered to be beneficial.


  • Participate in early development of new products, including feasibility studies, choice of product design, choice of transducers and ultrasound signals, sensor fusion strategies and low level signal processing
  • Maintain and develop measurement procedures, equipment and signal analysis
  • Develop mitigation strategies for cross device interference and ambient noise suppression
  • In a collaboration with international partners evaluate potential and characteristics of future developments such as transducer arrays and higher frequency ultrasound
  • Evaluate speaker and microphone placement/housing for Elliptic Labs’ customer products
  • Measure and characterize acoustical properties of customer designs
  • Create 3D prototypes of next generation consumer devices


  • MSc/PhD degree within digital signal processing, acoustics, or electronics
  • Excellent candidates with a shorter formal degree will also be considered
  • Fluent communication skills in English
  • Extensive experience with Python, Matlab or other scripting language
  • Interest for lab experiments with acoustics and other signal measurements
  • Experience with 3D printing and CAD tools is a plus
  • Able to develop and program small robots and equipment to automate measurements