Speech Research Engineer

Mountain View, CA
Speech
Full-time
ASAPP, an AI startup headquartered in downtown NYC, is seeking full-time Speech Research Engineer to join our early stage Speech team in our San Francisco Bay Area office. This is a critical role to help us revolutionize our customer interaction platform. If you thrive in an environment of deep thinking, impactful research, and startup-paced execution, ASAPP is the ideal place for you.

What you'll do

    • Follow new speech research trends, prototyping and productionizing new algorithms
    • Build and maintain research infrastructure and toolkits
    • Work closely with speech scientists and engineers to transfer applied research to production

What you'll need

    • M.S. or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Speech Recognition or Machine Learning
    • Proficiency in C++ or Python, solid software engineering experience
    • Decent analytic and problem-solving skills
    • Excellent teamwork spirit and strong communication skills

We'd like to see

    • Peer reviewed publications in speech research
    • Ability to maintain a fun, casual, professional, and productive team atmosphere
    • Enthusiasm and the ability to thrive in an atmosphere of constant change

Perks

    • Equity
    • Free lunch daily
    • Medical/Dental/Vision Coverage
    • Wellness perks
ASAPP is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status. If you have a disability and need assistance with our employment application process, please email us at jobs@asapp.com to obtain assistance.