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Sr. Software Development Engineer - TTS Engine & SDK

Sr. Software Development Engineer - TTS Engine & SDK

Job ID 
448410
Location 
PL-Gdansk
Posted Date 
12/15/2016
Company 
IVONA Software Sp. z o.o.
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Want to work on one of the coolest and most innovative pieces of technology in the recent years? We built the Amazon Alexa, the Amazon cloud service that powers devices such as Amazon Echo, FireTV, Amazon Tap and Echo Dot. And this is just the beginning. We’re on to build the Star Trek computer and you have a chance to be part of this. Come join us, together we will revolutionize the way people interact with devices and services! We are inventing the future.

Are you interested in speech and language technologies? This position offers a truly exceptional opportunity to be part of a team working on an industry-leading speech-enabled platform. You will have a chance to work alongside Software Developers and Researchers who are subject matter experts in speech synthesis and related fields and become an expert yourself!

The ideal candidate is clearly passionate about new opportunities and has a demonstrable track record of success in delivering new features and products. A commitment to teamwork, hustle, and strong communication skills (to both business and technical partners) are absolute requirements. Creating reliable, scalable, and high performance products requires exceptional technical expertise, a sound understanding of the fundamentals of Computer Science, and practical experience building low-level solutions. This person has thrived and succeeded in delivering high quality technology products/services in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift fast.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • 6+ years of professional experience with Software Development and High-scale Distributed Systems.
  • Proficiency in at least one modern programming language: Java, C/C++, C#.
  • Sharp analytical abilities and strong system design skills.
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing team members and project stakeholders.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field such as mathematics, engineering, or related field, or equivalent industry experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's or higher degree in computer science or related field such as mathematics, engineering, or related field, or equivalent industry experience
  • Experience in driving operational excellence and engineering best practices
  • Experience in mentoring/coaching others
  • Knowledge of Android or iOS development
  • Knowledge of Digital Signal Processing

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