LINGUIST List 22.34|
Tue Jan 04 2011
Jobs: General Ling: Sr. Linguist, Sensory, Inc., Oregon, USA
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General Linguistics: Sr. Linguist, Sensory, Inc., Oregon, USA
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Subject: General Linguistics: Sr. Linguist, Sensory, Inc., Oregon, USA
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University or Organization: Sensory, Inc.
Job Location: Oregon, USA
Web Address: http://www.sensoryinc.com
Job Rank: Sr. Linguist
Specialty Areas: General Linguistics
Seeking Linguist with interest in speech technology. Must be a fast learner with
interest in phonetics, phonology and technical concepts. Must be capable of
working in an interactive team while conducting self-directed work.
*Develop, review, test and improve linguistic components of speech recognition
and synthesis systems
*Create text normalization, pronunciation and phonology models for new
*Assist product developers in recognition parameter tuning and user interface
*Design data collection protocols
*Work with other speech technologists in research and development of new
*3-5 years total job experience with demonstrated interest in linguistics
*Fluency in at least one foreign language
*Excellent understanding of phonological and phonetic concepts
*Ability to transcribe in IPA
*Ability to interpret a spectrogram
*Ability to work independently
*B.A. / B.S. or higher degree in Linguistics
*Experience using tools such as Audition, Peak, Sound Forge, or Praat
*Knowledge of WorldBet or SAMPA
*Programming skills in a scripting language is a strong plus but not required
Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Email Address for Applications: jobssensoryinc.com
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