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Software QA Intern

Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future. At Dolby, science meets art, and high tech means more than computer code. As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from movie theaters to smartphones.

As an intern, the Dolby U program offers impactful, project-based work experience in a collaborative, creative environment where you work side by side with industry leaders. Amplify your insatiable curiosity by implementing real-world solutions that revolutionize how people communicate and how entertainment is created, delivered, and enjoyed worldwide. For anyone seeking to gain invaluable expertise through meaningful, personal contributions, join us to design a future where technology meets entertainment!

You’ll be working on the development, implementation, test engineering and quality assurance of cutting-edge imaging/video processing algorithms, Dolby Vision and related technologies. Mentored by our experienced senior engineers, your work will contribute to our overall product and technology roadmap.


Perform software development, create test setups/experiments related to HDMI and display port specifications
Work with technical writer to provide and review technical data relating to test suite going into technical publication
Design, develop and execute test cases targeted to test a variety of cutting-edge Dolby Imaging/Video algorithms and software
Test and evaluate the Dolby Vision video processing technologies and new features with respect to reliability, accuracy and usability
Provide feedback on specific features and record all bugs and issues encountered during testing
Maintain and enhance the test-setup including hardware, software and Test Automation environments
Help define best practices for source control, continuous integration, automated testing and release management
Build tools for internal use to support software engineering best practices
Produce and maintain useful and usable documentation of work


Self-motivated quick learner and team player
Comfortable with fast paced scrum agile development cycle, multiple projects parallel working environment, willing to shift project priority and commitment with deliver
Mastering of scripting languages: Python, Perl, etc.
Experience with source control tools: Perforce, SVN, etc.
Plus, to be aware of video coding standards: H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, video formats, video interfaces, video test pattern generators, video bit-stream analyzers
Ability to troubleshoot applications, hardware-software interactions, OS and related issues.
Attention to details
Excellent communication and documentation skills
Results oriented with a passion to learn new technologies


Working towards a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related field with an emphasis and passion for multimedia technologies; recent grads who are within 6 months of graduation are also eligible to apply
Must be available to do remote full-time work Monday - Friday between September 2020 – March 2021
Start date for this position is Monday, September 28, 2020. Note: this date is not flexible

Dolby will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco Police Code, Article 49, and Administrative Code, Article 12

Equal Employment Opportunity:
Dolby is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our success depends on the combined skills and talents of all our employees. We are committed to making employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, family status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto
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Posted 2 months ago

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