LINGUIST List 13.1184

Mon Apr 29 2002

Jobs: Speech Recognition: for Viacore, Inc in NJ, USA

Editor for this issue: Heather Taylor-Loring <>


  1. Jessie Pilkin, Speech Recognition Application Developer: at Viecore, Inc, NJ USA

Message 1: Speech Recognition Application Developer: at Viecore, Inc, NJ USA

Date: 29 Apr 2002 21:06:01 -0000
From: Jessie Pilkin <>
Subject: Speech Recognition Application Developer: at Viecore, Inc, NJ USA

Rank of Job: 
Areas Required: Speech Recognition Application Developer
Other Desired Areas: Programming (C++, Java) 
University or Organization: Viecore, Inc. 
Department: Technical Organization 
State or Province: New Jersey 
Country: USA
Final Date of Application: Until filled 
Contact: Jessie Pilkin

Address for Applications:
600 East Crescent Ave
Upper Saddle River 
NJ 07446

Job Description: 
	As a Speech Recognition Application Developer you will be
responsible for designing, developing and improving solutions in the
Call Center space including but not limited to IVR, Voice Recognition,
and Speaker Verification applications. The incumbent will need to work
closely with the software development team through the full life cycle
of development from design, development, coding, documentation,
testing, installation, and maintenance. Focus will be on user
interface design, dialogue design, linguistics and the technical
requirements for speech recognition applications. 

Job Responsibilities: 
- To design, implement and test components of applications according
to defined application requirements. 
- Analyze parts of speech that will be integrated into a speech
recognition application. 
- Provide expertise in methods for testing the grammar rules to ensure
adequate coverage and quality of speech recognition applications. 
- Design and develop user interfaces and dialogues for speech
recognition applications.
- Tune dialogues in speech recognition applications.
- Interface with customers for designing speech recognition
applications, project milestones, and issue resolution. 

Job Requirements: 
- Computer Science background/experience (BS Computer Science
- College Degree in Linguistics or Human Factors (Masters degree
- Proficiency in scripting languages (Perl, Jscript, VoiceXML)
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to interact effectively with customers and other team
- 2-5 years of experience in speech recognition application
- Knowledge of speech recognition software platforms 

- Experience in procedural programming language (C, C++, Java)
- Natural language processing experience
- Call Center application knowledge
- Experience with Speechworks and/or Nuance speech recognition
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