The Technical Director is the technical lead with a strong background in Mixed Signal circuit design. As the Director you will be responsible for building and leading a team of engineers, designers, and technicians in order to deliver cutting edge audio products to market for a wide variety of applications. The scope of engineering at Earthworks will span the entire product life cycle, from concept to manufacture and will require a range of multi-disciplinary skills from you and our team. The Director is a technical expert in electronics who possesses a strong track record of execution as well as leading and developing others.
Our small team and broad scope of work will benefit from an adaptable, hands-on business and technology leader; a self-starter that thrives on challenges, drives and inspires execution excellence and has a tenacity for continuous improvement.
While reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, you will also work closely with members of the leadership team defining and delivering on the vision and strategy to grow the business through technology. The ideal Director is a holistic and strategic thinker that closely collaborates with internal and external key stakeholders to define, design, develop, and maintain some of the most compelling audio products in the world.
The Work Day
You and your team are responsible for researching, designing, developing, laying out and testing high precision mixed signal electronics, electro acoustical systems, components, and modules for both prototyping and production.
Additionally, intradepartmental activities include: supporting and upgrading existing product lines, providing coaching and guidance for production quality control, in house and field failure analysis, and vendor communications/sourcing.