Overview

Microsoft is looking for talented Speech and Machine Learning Applied Scientists to join our world class speech recognition team in Beijing, China. The candidate must have a strong machine learning and deep learning background, have experience with Speech Recognition or Natural Language Processing, and be an excellent C/C++/C# or Python programmer.

Responsibilities

As a technical member of the speech recognition team, you would be working on building speech models that get integrated into Cortana, Skype Translator, and Xbox. The team is looking for people to work on both Acoustic and Language Modeling.

Company:

Microsoft

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications

Graduate degree (MS or PhD) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or Physics with specialization in speech recognition, natural language processing, text understanding, classification, signal processing, or machine learning.

0-3+ years of related work experience OR a PhD

Familiarity with programming languages such as C/C++, C#, Python, or Perl.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in building speech recognition or natural language processing systems

Solid Machine Learning background and familiar with standard speech and machine learning techniques.

Scientific thinking and the ability to invent, a track record of thought leadership and contributions that have advanced the field.

Good written and spoken communication skills.

Solid software development experience.

Educational level:

Master Degree

Level of experience (years):

Mid Career (2+ years of experience)

How to apply:

Please mention NLP People as a source when applying

https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/562356/Applied-Senior-Speech-Scientist?jobsource=linkedin&utm_source=linkedin&utm_medium=linkedin&utm_campaign=linkedin-feed

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