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Software Development Engineer - Text To Speech Framework

Software Development Engineer - Text To Speech Framework

Job ID 
501599
Location 
PL-Gdansk
Posted Date 
2/28/2017
Company 
IVONA Software Sp. z o.o.
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Do you know Amazon Alexa? We develop Text To Speech framework for our AI-powered personal voice assistant.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQn6aFQwBQU

We are the creators of the state-of-the-art speech synthesis behind Amazon Alexa and Amazon Polly. We support dozens of high quality voices that facilitate the development of future Human-Machine interfaces powering IoT devices and computers.
Our goal is to make our voice as natural as human's (voice)!
In our daily work, we apply latest technologies to the world's leadingTTS solution.
We work closely with linguists and researches to improve quality, speed and accuracy. We solve complex technological problems using latest domain knowledge from areas of Speech Synthesis and Machine Learning.
The ideal candidate is deeply passionate about new opportunities. Commitment to team work, hustle, and strong communication skills are in high value.
We are not assuming you know related domain technologies. We are assuming that you are eager to learn!

Basic Qualifications

  • 3+ years of industry experience
  • Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency in at least one object-oriented programming language such as Java, C++
  • Practical knowledge of scripting languages (Python, Perl)
  • Experience in working with Linux/Unix systems
  • Ability to communicate technical ideas with peers and non-technical peers
  • Strong fundamentals of Computer Science: data structures, algorithm complexity analysis, algorithm design, OOP/D

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong personal interest in learning, researching, and creating new technologies
  • Knowledge of speech technologies and Machine Learning

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