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Tue Aug 14 2012

Jobs: Comp Ling: Software Engineer, Nuance Communications

Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox <sarahlinguistlist.org>

Date: 14-Aug-2012
From: None Given <EMEAJOBSnuance.com>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Software Engineer, Nuance Communications, Aachen, Germany
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University or Organization: Nuance Communications
Job Location: Aachen, Germany
Web Address: http://www.nuance.com
Job Rank: Software Engineer

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics


At Nuance Communications, everything we do is focused on
developing the most human, natural, intuitive ways to use your voice
to take command of information. Our people and our technology
have pioneered the highest functioning speech software in the world,
ceaselessly perfecting the ability for machines to recognize and
emulate the human voice. We design and deliver technologies that
intuitively link man, machine and the global storehouse of
knowledge to help companies and consumers work seamlessly and
intelligently with the world.

Role: Software Engineer
Location: Aachen, Germany
Job REF: 8010

Job Description:
The candidate will join the automotive research and development
team. He will be contributing in designing and developing the
software infrastructure for field data processing. Field data are a
strong asset of Nuance connected solutions. The field data
processing infrastructure is a key service in the deployment of the
automotive DragonDrive strategy.

- Contribute to specification, design and implementation of
DragonDrive field data loop
- Work together with research team to elaborate requirements on
field meta data
- Work together with the engineering team to ensure implementation
of field meta data acquisition from client to server
- Implement and maintain field meta data processing chain to
provide appropriate input for DragonDrive research and
- Work together with research and development team to establish
improvement loop exploiting field meta data (for ASR, NLU, Dialog
and not least for customer UI consultancy)

Skills and Experience Required:
- Excellent programming skills
- Very good knowledge scripting languages / Python
- Very good knowledge of C/C++ and Java
- Experience with computing farms and grid software is a strong plus
- Good oral and written English language skills.
- Strong team player
- Problem solving attitude
- Fast learning attitude and ability to understand and work efficiently
with technically complex material
- Background in speech processing, statistical modeling or machine
learning will be welcome
- Very good communication and presentation skills
- Ability to work on an international, geographically distributed team

To apply, please visit the application URL below and enter the
reference number 8010.

Application Deadline: 14-Feb-2013 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: EMEAJOBSnuance.com
Web Address for Applications: http://www.nuance.com/careers
Contact Information:
None Given
Email: EMEAJOBSnuance.com

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