LINGUIST List 13.1360

Wed May 15 2002

Jobs: Phonetics/Computational Ling:Speech Engineer UK

Editor for this issue: Heather Taylor <>


  1. Grant Grieve, Phonetics, Computational Ling: Text to Speech/Phonetics, Scotland

Message 1: Phonetics, Computational Ling: Text to Speech/Phonetics, Scotland

Date: 15 May 2002 07:52:55 -0000
From: Grant Grieve <>
Subject: Phonetics, Computational Ling: Text to Speech/Phonetics, Scotland

Rank of Job: 
Areas Required: Speech Research/Phonetics
Other Desired Areas: 
University or Organization: Text to Speech/Phonetics Organisation
Department: Speech Research
State or Province: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Final Date of Application: july 2002
Contact: Grant Grieve

Address for Applications:
9-10, St Andrews Square, 
Lothian EH2 2AF

job title: Speech Research Software Engineers 

Qualifications or expertise required: 

Looking for native or competent speakers of French, Italian, Japanese,
Korean, Mandarin and Portuguese with knowledge of the phonetics and
phonology of one of the above languages and previous experience with
text-to-speech systems. Programming experience are also essential
preferably in a unix or linux environment, e.g. PERL, awk, shell
scripts, C, C++, and ideally also Python scripting. 

The appointment is for six months initially(contract), with the
possibility of renewal.

Location of job: Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Must be European Citizen and hold valid EU passport

Contact information: Grant Grieve on 00 44 131 718 6288 or email:
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