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Text To Speech / Wavenet Scientist - Edinburgh

Software Development
Ref: 904 Date Posted: Monday 21 Jan 2019
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Text To Speech / Wavenet Scientist, Edinburgh, 

Voysis is looking for Text To Speech Scientists to participate in the company’s ongoing R&D of raw waveform synthesis (Wavenet) in either our Dublin or Edinburgh city centre offices initially for a placement period of 12 months.

Voysis is an innovative voice AI company that builds state of the art conversational systems using deep learning. We work with partner companies to conversation enable their applications. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a multidisciplinary team of creative and talented individuals who are revolutionising how people interact with devices.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the ongoing R&D of the latest TTS technologies and methods
  • Focus on high impact, high quality research with strict research methodologies including
  • reproducibility and documentation
  • Actively participate in code reviews and code refactoring

Skills and Qualifications required

  • Working towards a Ph.D. in computer science or equivalent required
  • Excellent attention to detail is essential
  • Experience working in a Unix/Linux development environment
  • Strong publication track record or significant experience in industry
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and autonomy are essential

Rewards and Compensation

  • Competitive salary in addition to company stocks
  • Annual leave: 23 days
  • Private healthcare
  • Work permit and relocation costs covered

How to apply

To apply for this position, please include your CV and a covering letter stating how you could be a good fit for this role. You should also include your availability e.g. part time or full time, and when you could start this role.

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