Research Scientist Intern (Speech Processing)

Tencent

Bellevue, Washington, United States, WA

JOB DETAILS
LOCATION
Bellevue, Washington, United States, WA
POSTED
30+ days ago

Description

Responsibilities:

1. Design and build algorithms in the fields of spoken language understanding, intent recognition, dialogue models, chatbot, deep learning and reinforced learning.
2. R&D on speech recognition/synthesis, including front-end processing, acoustic modeling, decoding, text to speech synthesis.
3. Build a knowledge graph that powers our dialogue system and intelligent question answering system.
4. Conduct research to advance the state of the art in speech recognition/synthesis and create technical solutions at scale to real world challenges in various application scenarios.

Qualifications and Skills:

1. Master’s Degree or PhD. in Computer Science, AI, Applied Math, Automation, Pattern Recognition, Bioinformatics, Statistics or a related field.
2. Proficient in one or more programming languages (e.g. C/C++, Java, python);
3. Experience in acoustic modeling, speech recognition decoder, WFST application and optimization is preferred.
4. Publication record in top-tier conferences (such as ACL, EMNL, NAACL, COLING, IJCAI, AAAI) is a plus.