Athos Embedded Signal Processing Engineer Job in Redwood City, CA | Glassdoor

Embedded Signal Processing Engineer

Athos – Redwood City, CA

Job Description

Athos is developing a game-changing product for the fitness and athletic market. We are creating wearable technology generations ahead of current market leaders. We combine this with back-end data processing to provide real-time feedback to optimize and improve athletic performance.

The candidate will support our signal processing efforts. We are looking for someone who can hit the ground running and play a key role in driving our product to market success. The ideal candidate is a quick learner and can adapt quickly in a fast paced start-up environment.

Job Requirements

  • Application of signal processing expertise to help us deliver a revolutionary wearable technology product to market
  • Design of signal processing algorithms from specification through simulation and hardware implementation
  • Translate noise artefacts and characteristics into filtering strategies
  • Transform simulated algorithm concepts into optimized hardware realizations
  • RTOS system firmware development, task scheduling, power management
  • Think big, think unconventionally, be creative


  • Experience with a wealth of filtering techniques and architectures including FIR, IIR, adaptive, LWDF, multi-rate filtering
  • Experience with non-traditional, non-linear filter techniques
  • Application experience in bio-signal processing is a plus
  • Proficient in C, C++, Assembly, Python, Matlab
  • Knowledgeable of embedded systems and ARM/DSP architectures
  • Experienced profiling and optimizing filter implementations
  • Implementation for power and resource constrained systems
  • Familiar with electrical test instrumentation; oscilloscope, function generator, DMM, power supply