Join the AudioControl Team!

AudioControl is a premier designer and manufacturer of high performance award-winning audio products.  For several decades we have been creating unique products that meet our customer’s needs and satisfy their audio passion.  In our quest for excellence we adhere to the following Guiding Principles:

  1. Highest Possible Quality
  2. Superior Service
  3. Innovation in Everything
  4. Respect for People

These principles carry over in everything we do.

In our desire to continue to offer our customers the best sounding audio products, we are always on the lookout for good folks to join the AudioControl team.  Most of our team members have worked with us for five years, and many have been with us for over ten!

There are no current openings.

There are current openings:

BUYER / PLANNER

“We are a pioneer and leader in the consumer electronics industry designing, engineering and manufacturing audio products that excite, delight and entertain our customers. We are passionate about creating best in class, market leading solutions that deliver amazing audio and video performance from home to car to the professional”.

As part of AudioControl’s Operations team, this role will contribute to a number of different areas including sourcing, buying, warehousing, product development and planning. The role is an active part of the operations team, and will cover a wide variety of tasks and responsibilities.

Location: Mountlake Terrace, WA, USA

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The successful applicant will work as a member of the operations team reporting to the Materials Supervisor. They will carry out daily responsibilities and project based work as directed.
  • Schedule the incoming materials into the warehouse in an accurate, efficient and timely manner.
  • Responsible for the execution of material deliverables so that Production can achieve their daily, weekly and monthly goals.
  • Ensure best practices for the swift processing and tracking of RMA shipments to suppliers and vendors.
  • Promote and ensure best practices for effective inventory storage and consumption by Identifying, creating and implementing new processes to streamline operations with the engagement of the entire team.
  • Improve and maintain quality levels by establishing and enforcing organizational standards with vendors and the production team.
  • Identify and execute cost savings strategies in a quantifiable measure, to reduce material costs to the business.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies.
  • Visit domestic suppliers and partners to improve and maintain quality, delivery standards, while reducing cost.
  • Promote positive culture in all aspects of the business.
  • Other duties as required across Operations and the wider AudioControl business.

ATTRIBUTES

  • Team player that knows how to follow direction, take initiative and work in open ended situations.
  • The ability to work in a complex world of the known & unknown demonstrating ease in sorting many contradictory issues!
  • A strong attention to detail with the ability to work cross collaboratively and be flexible in most everything!
  • A passionate ‘change advocate’ who sees the present and past as only a foundation for a different future with a willingness to try the apparently impossible!
  • Ability to understand the impacts of one aspect of the business and how it affects others.
  • Ability to motivate and lead a diverse work force.
  • Analytical mind, and ability to identify patterns.
  • Audio passion is a plus!

SKILLS

  • Fast paced, detail oriented.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Robust understanding of MRP and ERP systems.
  • Ability to present solutions to new and existing challenges and problems.
  • Robust computer proficiency, including Microsoft Office suite and SYSPRO.
  • Strong Excel skills.
  • Good with numbers.
  • Understanding of Lean principles, concepts and methodologies.
  • Ability to consistently lift 50 lbs.
  • Understanding of Kanban programs, vendor managed inventory and scheduling agreements.
  • Extremely effective communicator.
  • Knack for creative problem solving, and doing more with fewer resources.
  • Ability to quantify problems and solutions with numbers.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Proven track record of creating and implementing processes to ensure lowest cost, highest quality in the fastest manor possible.
  • Understanding of Lean Manufacturing concepts and methodology.
  • 5+ years experience working in a manufacturing environment.
  • Proven history of effective time management.

APPLY

AudioControl
22410 70th Avenue West
Mountlake Terrace, Seattle, WA 98043

Phone: +1 (425) 775-8461
E-mail: employment@audiocontrol.com

Please note that employees must possess valid identification and reliable transportation. All new hires at AudioControl are required to supply references, undergo a routine drug screening test and background check.

MATERIALS COORDINATOR

“We are a pioneer and leader in the consumer electronics industry designing, engineering and manufacturing audio products that excite, delight and entertain our customers. We are passionate about creating best in class, market leading solutions that deliver amazing audio and video performance from home to car to the professional”.

As part of AudioControl’s Materials team, this role will contribute to a number of different areas including Purchasing, Receiving, Production and Shipping. The role is an active part of the operations team, and will cover a wide variety of tasks and responsibilities

Location: Mountlake Terrace, WA, USA

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The successful applicant will work as part of the operations team reporting to Purchasing. They will carry out daily responsibilities and project based work as directed.
  • Receive, organize and stock incoming material, processing paperwork as necessary.
  • Organize material on the production floor to ensure best visibility, and point of use storage for efficient production consumption.
  • Process and track RMA shipments for both customers and suppliers
  • Ensure that material is stored in a way where it can easily be FIFOed (First in First out).
  • Perform cycle counts, and identify potential material shortages to the Purchasing team.
  • Ensure labels and locations are clearly identified for every material on the production floor.
  • Identify, sort, package and handle rejected material, and coordinate RMA shipments back to suppliers.
  • Aid with new employee training to go over material replenishment processes, and ensure that they are followed moving forward.
  • Manage red tag/Kanban system for identified materials.
  • Propose new ideas to improve the flow of material and overall production efficiency.
  • Pull and package material orders for customers, suppliers and sub-contractors.
  • Assist across Operations with a variety of duties including Shipping and Receiving
  • Other duties as required across Operations and the wider AudioControl business.

ATTRIBUTES

  • Team player that knows how to follow direction, take initiative and work in open ended situations.
  • The ability to work in a complex world of the known & unknown demonstrating ease in sorting many contradictory issues!
  • A strong attention to detail with the ability to work cross collaboratively and be flexible in most everything!
  • A passionate ‘change advocate’ who sees the present and past as only a foundation for a different future with a willingness to try the apparently impossible!
  • Audio passion is a plus!

SKILLS

  • Fast paced, detail oriented.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Basic computer proficiency.
  • Good with numbers.
  • Ability to consistently lift 50 lbs.
  • Extremely effective communicator
  • Knack for problem solving.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Understanding of effective time management.

APPLY

AudioControl
22410 70th Avenue West
Mountlake Terrace, Seattle, WA 98043

Phone: +1 (425) 775-8461
E-mail: employment@audiocontrol.com

Please note that employees must possess valid identification and reliable transportation. All new hires at AudioControl are required to supply references, undergo a routine drug screening test and background check.

TECHNICAL AND CUSTOMER SUPPORT SPECIALIST

“We are a pioneer and leader in the consumer electronics industry designing, engineering and manufacturing audio products that excite, delight and entertain our customers. We are passionate about creating best in class, market leading solutions that deliver amazing audio and video performance from home to car to the professional”.

Do you love helping people, solving problems, and making someone’s day? Keep reading, if this sounds like you. We are looking for innovative, personable, punctual and highly motivated individuals to join the AudioControl family. Extensive training, tools and support are provided for our fast-paced, challenging, yet rewarding working environment.

If you’re one who has excellent interpersonal and problem-solving talents, has top-notch phone and computer skills, and loves helping others, we want to hear from you! 

Location: Mountlake Terrace, WA, USA

Do you love helping people, solving problems, and making someone’s day? Keep reading if this sounds like you. We are looking for innovative, personable, punctual, and highly motivated individuals to join the AudioControl family. Extensive training, tools and support are provided for our fast-paced, challenging, yet rewarding working environment.

If you are one who has excellent interpersonal and problem-solving talents, has top-notch phone and computer skills, and loves helping others, we want to hear from youyou love helping people, solving problems, and making someone’s day? Keep reading if this sounds like you. We are looking for innovative, personable, punctual, and highly motivated individuals to join the AudioControl family. Extensive training, tools and support are provided for our fast-paced, challenging, yet rewarding working environment.

If you are one who has excellent interpersonal and problem-solving talents, has top-notch phone and computer skills, and loves helping others, we want to hear from you!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Talk to customers over the phone and via e-mail, provide support and resolution, act on questions, help our customers, be a ‘problem solver’!
  • Provide support across all our auto, pro, and home consumer electronic products via phone and email.
  • Take first-response calls to AudioControl and field them to the right department, expert, or team member.
  • Assist in the creation of content for internal and external technical training and support documentation.
  • Have an enthusiasm to learn our products and tackle more complex technical issues with our distributors, dealers, and end-users.
  • Support our external rep and dealer teams in helping them achieve their goals. Be able to travel and support our customers and team at trade shows and events as required.
  • Support the team and business with wide range of general administration activities that we must complete to keep the wheels turning throughout the office.
  • Work with our team on various other activities including social media, internet pricing review, customer information, product testing, training, trade show attendance and other growth opportunities.
  • Logging and maintaining customer records in Zendesk & SysPro.
  • Other duties as needed.

SKILLS

  • Our candidate will have a passion for audio and video.
  • They will have a background and be proficient in offering technical support across a wide range of products related to car, pro, and home electronics.
  • They will have excellent communication skills, have a strong customer service orientation, be a world-class problem-solver, have strong organization and planning skills and able to operate and have a high stress tolerance working in a fast moving, customer focused, dynamic culture!
  • Use of MS Office (notably Word, Excel).
  • An enthusiastic self-starter that takes the initiative to solve whatever problem is presented.
  • Must be able to multi-task to stay on top of multiple technical support issues at one time and following up with customers timely.

ABOUT AUDIOCONTROL

22410 70th Avenue West, Mountlake Terrace, Seattle, WA 98043

Phone: +1 425 775 8461 
       E-mail: employment@audiocontrol.com

AudioControl is an equal employment opportunity employer.  We adhere to a policy of making employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age or disability.  We assure you that your opportunity for employment with this Company depends solely on your qualifications and experience.

SENIOR DESIGN ENGINEER

“We are a pioneer and leader in the consumer electronics industry designing, engineering and manufacturing audio products that excite, delight and entertain our customers. We are passionate about creating best in class, market leading solutions that deliver amazing audio and video performance from home to car to pro, ‘pro-sumer’ and beyond!”

As part of AudioControl’s engineering team, our senior design engineer plays a leading role in delivering new products to market. The role is an active part of the engineering team, actively designing and engineering new audio products for the home, pro and automotive markets, from definition through to manufacturing with minimal supervision.

Location: Mountlake Terrace, WA, USA

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The successful applicant will work as part of the engineering team to define the scope and requirements of distinctive new products for a variety of channels and markets with a focus on ‘Making Good Sound Great’.
  • Deliver the product development goals of highest quality, innovative features, on time delivery and profitability for new products, product upgrades and updates.
  • Be part of AudioControl’s innovative engineering team, identifying and implementing new technologies that meet AudioControl’s product strategy as well as identifying trends in engineering that can help AudioControl gain competitive advantage in the market, improve our existing and new products and reduce product costs.
  • Help introduce best practices in engineering design documentation, manufacturing, and operations ensuring that products meet the high standards of engineering and manufacturing that AudioControl is known for in its markets, ensuring the quality and integrity of the product design and build is maintained from conception through manufacturing to the many years of trouble-free use by our customers.
  • Actively design, engineer and manage their own set of engineering projects, taking the lead on engineering design and delivery to ensure we meet our product roadmap goals and innovate for future growth.
  • Design audio processors, power amplifiers (Class-D as well as AB, G & H desired) and other products, including analog and digital circuitry. Tasks will include: mechanical design, circuit simulation, embedded code writing, schematic capture, PCB layout review, writing work instructions and assembly documentation, and supporting initial manufacturing.
  • Design to meet overall product requirements, document designs, and verification methods and results. Design for, and resolve issues arising with, thermal, EMC and agency requirements. Make significant contributions to feasibility and cost studies, project planning, verification plans, design specifications and design reviews.
  • Assist with product definition, manufacturing introduction support, validation testing, and ongoing sustaining engineering. Actively participate in peer reviews of designs, materials, and procedures.

ATTRIBUTES

  • A good understanding of the ‘audio/video world’ with experience in all aspects of audio/video electrical engineering and conversant and comfortable with analog, digital AV and current/future audio technology trends!
  • A demonstrated respect for the highest quality standards in audio with a passion and understanding for achieving great sound and delivering a superior entertainment experience!
  • The ability to work in a complex world of the known & unknown, demonstrating ease in sorting many contradictory issues with the outcome of developing exciting, innovative new products!
  • A strong attention to detail, project management and a disciplined product development process approach with the ability to work cross collaboratively and be flexible in most everything!
  • The ability to move AudioControl in product engineering and technological directions including the worlds of digital audio/video, networking, future engineering design and best practices!
  • A passionate ‘product advocate’ who sees the present and past as only a foundation for a different future with a willingness to try the apparently impossible!

SKILLS

  • Specific experience in engineering and developing a diverse range of audio products. Active hands-on involvement and experience in electrical engineering design and product conception and delivery, with responsibility for your own product projects is required.
  • Strong teamwork skills: Willing to support colleagues in technical, decision making, and other areas as necessary.
  • Use of standard schematic capture, mechanical design, and circuit simulation programs. Familiarity with Pads Logic, Pads PCB, Altium and SolidWorks desired.
  • Hardware debugging, component level troubleshooting, familiarity with Audio Precision analyzers, oscilloscopes, AC power analyzers, spectrum analyzers, current probes, oscilloscopes, and all the other typical tools of the trade is a must.
  • Use of MS Office (notably Word, Excel).
  • High standard of analytical skills for problem solving required.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, for resolving technical issues.

EDUCATION

  • BSEE (4-year degree) or equivalent.
  • 5+ years’ experience as a design engineer in analog and mixed signal electronics, with a strong preference for expertise in power amplification and audio signal processing.

APPLY

AudioControl
22410 70th Avenue West
Mountlake Terrace, Seattle, WA 98043

Phone: +1 (425) 775-8461
E-mail: employment@audiocontrol.com

Please note that employees must possess valid identification and reliable transportation. All new hires at AudioControl are required to supply references, undergo a routine drug screening test and background check.

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN

“We are a pioneer and leader in the consumer electronics industry designing, engineering and manufacturing audio products that excite, delight and entertain our customers. We are passionate about creating best in class, market leading solutions that deliver amazing audio and video performance from home to car to pro, ‘pro-sumer’ and beyond!”

As part of AudioControl’s Production team, this role will be responsible for assembling, installing, repairing, troubleshooting and maintaining electronic components and systems.

Location: Mountlake Terrace, WA, USA

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Test and repair circuit boards and electronic amplifiers
  • Set up and run initial tests on new products
  • Follow wiring diagrams, drawings and schematics to ensure units are assembled correctly
  • Update software and firmware on units
  • Process returns and repairs
  • Recognize and communicate failure trends or quality concerns
  • Maintain records and logs associated with testing and troubleshooting of production units, returns and repairs
  • Ensure all activities are aligned with company core values
  • Consistently promote high standards through personal example
  • Keep area clean and organized at all times. Maintain AudioControl housekeeping standards.
  • Responsible for meeting or exceeding production efficiencies and key performance indicators
  • Other duties as needed

SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES

  • Motivated, optimistic and action oriented
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to plan and analyze
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Passion for electronics

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • Associates degree in electronics, completed coursework or military equivalent in electronics
  • Ability to troubleshoot to component level using circuit diagrams

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE

  • Experience with audio equipment

APPLY

AudioControl
22410 70th Avenue West
Mountlake Terrace, Seattle, WA 98043

Phone: +1 (425) 775-8461
E-mail: employment@audiocontrol.com

Please note that employees must possess valid identification and reliable transportation. All new hires at AudioControl are required to supply references, undergo a routine drug screening test and background check.

ABOUT AUDIOCONTROL

AudioControl is an equal employment opportunity employer. We adhere to a policy of making employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age or disability. We assure you that your opportunity for employment with this Company depends solely on your qualifications and experience.

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