Natural Language Understanding API for Speech that runs on device
We are looking for an experienced speech scientist to join our team, onsite or remotely. You have been building modern ASR and NLU solutions and are up-to-date with the latest developments within the academia. You are comfortable working with the latest machine/deep learning technologies and are accustomed to independently implement the latest research findings. You will be working very closely with our Chief Scientist, who has been developing Amazon Alexa, Echo and FireTV products.
You will be a central part of our speech science team responsible for:
You will be a great candidate for this position if you have:
We expect you to master most of the following tools and technologies:
We can offer you a once in a lifetime opportunity to build something amazing with us, and of course also:
The Fast, Accurate and Simple Voice API for User Interfaces and Social Experiences
We create technology that enables developers and companies to easily add voice functionalities into their services (apps, websites, digital services, hardware, processes...). We believe that the true killer app for voice technology is still to be seen and it won't have anything to do with smart speakers or voice assistants. The existing solutions by Google, Amazon, Apple etc. address only a small fraction of the problems that can be solved with voice, as they focus on a question-answer typed of voice only problems. This is good for information retrieval (e.g. what's the weather) or simple remote control (e.g. turn on the lights), but is very frustrating in many others (e.g. online grocery retail). Have you ever met anyone who would absolutely love and praise their Siri or Alexa? Nope, we neither... We have developed our own proprietary speech recognition and NLU technology specialized in domain-specific real-time tasks, based on our team members' experience from Google, Apple (Siri) and Amazon (Alexa, Echo, FireTV, Dash). Our unique technology allows the creation of intuitive multi-modal interfaces unlike any seen before.
We believe in small super professional teams who are fully capable of organizing their work independently. We believe that a small team of motivated and smart people working on solving a big problem can achieve miracles and challenge the incumbents. We believe that modern professionals know how to best plan their work in terms of where to work, what tools to use etc. We also believe that our open and fair culture allows people to develop themselves and progress their career fuelled by our fast growth, challenging work assignments and super-smart co-workers. We believe that everyone should laugh every day at work as work should always be fun and motivating.
If you see challenges as opportunities, enjoy working in a superstar team and want to have fun at work, you will fit right in.