Triton Systems, Inc.
  • 25-Aug-2020 to 24-Nov-2020 (EST)
  • Advanced Technologies "AT"
  • Chelmsford, MA, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Product Development Leader, Acoustics, Hearing, and Audio Systems

Triton Systems Inc. ( is a rapidly growing applied R&D and product development firm in the Greater Boston area.  We invest in new technologies through in-house and external partnership, transforming innovative technologies into successful business ventures.  Triton has a strong track-record of translating technologies from the laboratory to the marketplace. Triton portfolio companies have received over $200 Million in private venture financing.  Spin-off Aduro Biotech had a highly successful IPO on NASDAQ in April 2015, and has a current market value of over $700 Million.

We are seeking a highly qualified and entrepreneurial engineer with a passion for bringing innovative products to market.  Triton's diverse set of projects will give you experience across the engineering spectrum and allow you to shine in a fast-paced environment. Platforms include communication systems, hearing protection, sonar, noise quieting, and other innovative acoustics. 


  • Research and Development technical leadership and program management
  • Conceive and prosecute new technology ideas stemming from ongoing projects, past work, or the blue sky (ideation, technology research, and product design and development)
  • Serve both as an individual contributor and team leader, including subcontractors
  • Relentlessly pursue project transition and product opportunities by understanding customer needs and competitive landscape, building stakeholder relationships, developing a transition roadmap, and aligning technical program to the immediate next milestones.
  • Develop and communicate (in written form and orally) a compelling narrative for technical project progress or proposed work.


  • Adaptability in a highly collaborative and multi-disciplinary environment
  • Broad interest in science and technology with an interest in expanding into new fields
  • Experience in proposal-writing and contract R&D (e.g. SBIR) is a plus
  • High degree of comfort working on early phase research projects.
  • Experience conducting analysis of alternatives and technology review


  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Acoustics or equivalent; MS a plus.
  • 5-10 years experience working in design and prototype fabrication and testing is desired.
  • 3-4+ years of experience developing hearing conservation, communication or other audio / acoustic systems.
  • Experience managing technical teams and directing projects.
  • This position could be at a senior engineer, principal engineer, or director level.


  • Signal processing experience for commercial, medical or military applications.
  • Experience in system integration for embedded products.
  • Hands on experience in hardware validation.
  • Experience with common lab equipment (power supply, function generator, o-scope)
  • Mechanical design of acoustic systems, speaker design, damping materials, arrays, earbuds, ear plugs, headphones, etc.
  • Analog hardware design (amplifiers, filters)
  • Programming experience (C/C++ programming skills, Assembly, Python, MATLAB)
  • Experience developing on small, low-power embedded platforms and secure microcontrollers (MSP430, PIC, ARM Cortex-Mx)
  • Experience with mobile Linux, Android and iOS.
  • Experience with data analysis including statistics and regression analysis.
  • Software modeling for algorithm development (Neural networks, optimal detection schemes)
  • Experience with UI development
  • Familiarity with wireless technologies (WiFi, ZigBee, Bluetooth, etc.)
  • Familiarity with common communications protocols (SPI, I2C, CAN, USB, RS-232)
  • Experience with simulating circuits in LTspice or equivalent.
  • Experience designing hardware and schematics using Altium Designer or equivalent.
  • Multiphysics acoustics modeling such as COMSOL
  • Testing of communications and hearing protection systems to measure dBA, attenuation, intelligibility, etc.

Due to the nature of our business and information associated with this position, interested candidates must be US Citizens and may be subject to a security investigation.

Come join our success and grow with the strength of these fascinating new technologies. We are looking for individuals with confidence and the right stuff.

We offer a competitive salary with full benefits package.

Triton Systems, Inc. Headquarters is located at 200 Turnpike Road, Chelmsford, MA  01824. 

We are an equal opportunity employer - M/F/D/VEEO. We strongly encourage qualified women and minorities to apply. 


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