Recruitment

Since 1977, Meridian Audio has been crafting innovative, elegant, high performance audio solutions. From its compact DSP loudspeakers with integrated amplification, to its user-friendly music management platform Sooloos, Meridian delivers easy to install, high resolution audio systems for home cinemas and whole home solutions. The Meridian Audio experience is now also available in the latest models from Jaguar Land Rover, thanks to a collaborative partnership between these two leaders of British innovation and engineering.

Automotive Account Manager

We are now seeking an experienced Automotive Account Manager to join the Brand and IP Licensing team. The successful applicant will be responsible for growing and strengthening a successful relationship within Meridian automotive, acting as the main point of contact for all inbound customer enquiries and building multiple effective working relationships internally and externally to maintain and grow, the long-term commercial success of automotive accounts.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in automotive account management or within a similar role in the audio/technology industry.
  • Developing 5-year automotive plan including platforms, vehicles, major/minor facelifts, estimated volumes, penetration rates, and probability of business in order to justify resource requests and planning to the organisation.
  • Project leading internal teams ensuring customers’ RFI & RFQ are correctly understood, progressed effectively and delivered on time.
  • Maintaining and managing relationships with key accounts, keeping Meridian in good standing and extracting commercial and technical information necessary to win future business.
  • Preparing regular reports of progress and forecasts to internal and external stakeholders using key account metrics.
  • Monitoring and reporting on competitor activity to identify opportunities and advantages to be exploited.
  • Excellent presentation, customer relationship management and first-class interpersonal skills.
  • Willingness to travel

Full job description available upon request from the Group HR Administrator at ukjobs@meridian.co.uk.

If you are interested in the above vacancy and wish to be considered, please send your CV and covering letter to ukjobs@meridian.co.uk.

DSP Engineer

We have a vacancy for a second DSP engineer at our R&D facility in Huntingdon to work alongside our current DSP engineer in providing coding and support to both our home audio product team and a growing list of business-to-business clients. We are looking for someone with a good degree or equivalent experience in engineering, acoustics, computer science, physics or mathematics plus:

  • Proven track record in audio DSP development (56xxx preferred)
  • DSP filter and algorithm design
  • Assembly language programming
  • Working knowledge of C and/or C++
  • Experience with MATLAB 
  • An understanding of loudspeaker technology and acoustics

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Creative and innovative problem solving
  • A high degree of self-motivation with good time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to provide clear explanations and documentation
  • An interest in music and listening
  • The ability to thrive within a business with demanding clients
  • The ability to quickly adapt to using new technologies
  • The ability to quickly fault find and maintain legacy systems

Full job description available upon request from the Group HR Administrator at ukjobs@meridian.co.uk.

If you are interested in the above vacancy and wish to be considered, please send your CV and covering letter to ukjobs@meridian.co.uk.

R&D Engineer

We have a vacancy for an R&D engineer at our facility in Huntingdon to support our current engineers in research and development of applied technologies for both our home audio products and a growing list of business-to-business clients. We are looking for someone with a good degree or equivalent experience in engineering, acoustics, computer science, physics or mathematics plus demonstrable experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Audio Signal Processing
  • Electroacoustics
  • Acoustics
  • Psychoacoustics

Candidates should have experience with MATLAB and in addition, it would be advantageous if candidates have experience in any of the following:

  • C and/or C++ programming
  • Electronics
  • Assembly language
  • Development  environments (Eclipse, MS Visual Studio, Xcode, CodeBlocks)
  • Audio measurement equipment (Prism dScope, Audio Precision, Soundcheck)
  • Acoustic simulation (finite element method, boundary element method)
  • Loudspeaker design

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Creative and innovative problem solving
  • A high degree of self-motivation with good time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to provide clear explanations and documentation
  • An interest in music and listening
  • The ability to thrive within a business with demanding clients
  • The ability to quickly adapt to using new technologies
  • The ability to quickly fault find and maintain legacy systems

Full job description available upon request from the Group HR Administrator at ukjobs@meridian.co.uk.

If you are interested in the above vacancy and wish to be considered, please send your CV and covering letter to ukjobs@meridian.co.uk.

R&D Technician

Meridian Audio Limited designs, engineers and manufactures state-of-the-art audio and video home entertainment systems, and supplies audio technology to a number of business-to-business clients in the automotive, marine and consumer electronics industries.

We have a vacancy for an R&D Technician at our facility in Huntingdon. The role will be to assist R&D engineers in both construction and testing of prototype products and produce and update documentation.

The ideal candidate will have an engineering qualification and will have skills and competency in the following:

  • Understanding of the principles of electronic systems, analogue and digital circuits, embedded systems.
  • Understanding of PCB layouts and schematics.
  • Ability to assemble and modify PCBs and products.
  • Familiar with electronic test equipment.
  • PC literate and competent with MS Office suite.

Additional beneficial experience:

  • Knowledge of home audio/video systems.
  • Knowledge of control systems and integration.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • A high degree of self-motivation with good time management skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills.

Electronic Hardware Engineer 

Meridian Audio Limited designs, engineers and manufactures state-of-the-art audio and video home entertainment systems, and supplies audio technology to a number of business-to-business clients in the automotive, marine and consumer electronics industries.

We have a vacancy for an Electronic Hardware engineer at our facility in Huntingdon. The ideal candidate will have a good degree in electronic engineering or a related discipline and will have skills and competency in the following:

  • Mixed signal design
  • Schematic entry and PCB design (PCAD/Altium preferred)
  • Simulation
  • Solid understanding of electronics design for EMC compliance.
  • CE compliance requirements.

Additional beneficial experience:

  • Thermal design
  • Audio electronics
  • Loudspeaker technology and acoustics
  • Programmable logic
  • Design of consumer electronic products
  • Design for manufacture and test

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Creative and innovative problem solving
  • A high degree of self-motivation with good time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to provide clear explanations and documentation
  • An interest in music and listening
  • The ability to quickly adapt to using new technologies
  • The ability to run up and fault find prototypes

Mechanical Engineer

Meridian Audio Limited designs, engineers and manufactures state-of-the-art audio and video home entertainment systems, and supplies audio technology to a number of business-to-business clients in the automotive, marine and consumer electronics industries.

We have a vacancy for a Mechanical Engineer at our facility in Huntingdon. The ideal candidate will have a degree or equivalent in industrial design or a manufacturing related discipline and will have skills and competency in the following:

  • 2-D/3-D drafting using modern software tools. Solidworks experience preferred.
  • An understanding of manufacturing processes such as CNC machinery, sheet metalwork, laser cutting, extrusions and mouldings.

Additional beneficial experience:

  • Experience designing with the following materials: Wood, Resin, Glass, Plastics and Composites.
  • Consumer electronic enclosure design.
  • Bonding technologies.
  • Awareness of electrical compliance requirements.
  • An understanding of case design for good EMC practice.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Creative and innovative problem solving.
  • A high degree of self-motivation with good time management skills.
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills.
  • Sound understanding of product assembly.
  • Good interpersonal skills.

Senior R&D Engineer 

Meridian Audio Limited designs, engineers and manufactures state-of-the-art audio and video home entertainment systems, and supplies audio technology to a number of business-to-business clients in the automotive, marine and consumer electronics industries.

We have a vacancy for a Senior R&D Engineer at our facility in Huntingdon. The role will be to help design, develop and support embedded software solutions across a range of products.

The ideal candidate will have a good degree or equivalent experience in computer science or software engineering and will have skills and competency in the following:

  • C/C++ in embedded applications
  • Hardware interface design and debug
  • Designing for ARM Cortex family
  • Source control systems
  • User interface design and implementation

Additional beneficial experience:

  • Linux admin and scripting
  • GNU ARM toolchain
  • Network/internet protocols
  • Bare metal systems
  • Design for manufacture and test

Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Creative and innovative problem solving
  • A high degree of self-motivation with good time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to provide clear explanations and documentation
  • An interest in music and listening