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Signal Processing Engineer

Role Overview

We are looking for a talented digital signal processing engineer with strong analytical problem-solving skills who is able to deliver high-quality, well-tested algorithms.

Our patented signal treatment algorithms (AcuCoreTM) are the core of our technology, and you will be participating in research projects to identify and extract physiological and disease related parameters from the acoustic signals recorded by our unique acoustic sensor (AcuPebbleTM).

What you will do

  • Analysis, development and testing of digital signal processing algorithms for the calculation of biosignal parameters and the detection and diagnosis of diseases and illnesses from sensor data.
  • Participate in experimental lab testing and data acquisition from clinical trials.
  • Define, document and implement comprehensive unit and functional tests.

What you should bring to Acurable

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics. It would also be desirable (but not mandatory) a PhD or other advanced research degree with a strong experimental component and statistical validation.
  • Experience and deep understanding of digital signal processing concepts such as filtering (IIR/FIR), resampling, aliasing, quantization and analogue-to-digital conversion. Experience creating and implementing other (non-linear) algorithms for processing and analysing data and event streams.
  • Experience in quantifying algorithm performance, including statistical concepts such as confusion matrices, sensitivity, specificity, etc. It would also be desirable (but not mandatory) to have experience and understanding of data science/machine learning tools and techniques.
  • Experience with Python (or similar programming languages and a willingness to learn Python).
  • Fluent in spoken and written English.
  • Creativity in finding solutions, a good understanding of technology and a desire to learn new things.

Why you should apply

  • We provide a fun and entrepreneurial working environment within an exciting high-growth business, where you can use your talent to make a real difference to the lives of millions of people.
  • This is a rare opportunity to build a truly global product from the ground up, and join early a fast growing team of exceptional engineers working on the latest technologies.
  • We offer a great work-life balance, very competitive remuneration package, flexible hours, generous holiday allowance, regular social events… and many other perks we continue adding as the company grows.
  • Because there is nothing more thrilling than solving technological problems, and if you are a problem solver, in this job you will never get bored. And most importantly, we make sure to only recruit people who are passionate, committed and fun, so if that sounds like you, you’ll love working with us.

Position details

  • Location: Based in the company headquarters in London.
  • Compensation: Competitive salary based on experience.


Please send your CV to with the subject “Application - Signal Processing Engineer position”, including an introduction about why you want to join our company, why you think you are the right candidate for the position, your salary expectations and current location.

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About Acurable

Acurable is a venture backed fast-growing MedTech start-up headquartered in London. We design, manufacture and commercialise AcuPebble™, the first wearable medical device able to accurately diagnose and manage respiratory conditions at home in a non-invasive way. AcuPebble™ is the product of 10 years’ research at Imperial College London, and a major engineering innovation with the potential to drastically improve the lives of millions of people worldwide.

Our award-winning patented technology has been recognised as a breakthrough in respiratory medicine, winning some of the most respected awards in the industry, among them XPrize and Innovate UK. In 2018 Acurable was named one of the Disrupt 100, which celebrates businesses around the world with the most potential to influence, change or create new global markets.

We’re a small but fast-growing team with big ambitions. To achieve them, we’re building a team of exceptional people who are inspired by our vision, share our values, and who have the attitude and skills required to help Acurable succeed. In return, we provide a fun and entrepreneurial working environment within an exciting business where you can make a huge difference.

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