LINGUIST List 14.112

Mon Jan 13 2003

Jobs: 7: Scientist, Vox Generation Ltd, England, UK

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  1. dhorowitz, 7: Scientist, Vox Generation Ltd, England, United Kingdom

Message 1: 7: Scientist, Vox Generation Ltd, England, United Kingdom

Date: Wed, 08 Jan 2003 09:44:22 +0000
From: dhorowitz <>
Subject: 7: Scientist, Vox Generation Ltd, England, United Kingdom

University or Organization: Vox Generation Ltd
Department: R&D and Science
Rank of Job: Scientist
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics, Speech Recognition and
		 Language Modelling FSTs or HMMs


Senior Speech Recognition/Language Modelling Scientist

Join a world-class team of scientists and engineers in developing a
new technique in speech recognition and language modelling. Be part
of a team that has launched the largest speech recognition grant (6.4
million Euro) in Europe, called FASiL 'Flexible and Adaptive Spoken
Language and Multi-modal Interface' that will develop a Virtual
Personal Assistant based on multi-modality and pure conversational
speech. Work with world leaders and renowned scientists from a
Consortium of companies and academia including SpeechWorks, Portugal
Telecom and Cap Gemini Sweden and University of Sheffield
(Prof. Yorick Wilks).

Required Background

Ph.D. in Engineering, Computer Science, Physics or Mathematics.
Expert in one of the following: Language Modelling for Speech
Recognition, Speech Recognition Algorithms (FSTs or HMMs or DSP), or
Machine Learning.

Rigorous background in mathematics required (statistics and
probability theory). Ph.D. required. Prefer post-doctoral research
and publication track record of significance and quality.

Vox Generation Ltd 
Vox Generation is a dynamic company located in Central London across
from the British National Gallery and Trafalgar Square. The company
is well-funded, has an excellent customer base and has the most
significant R&D effort in speech recognition across the market for
small to medium enterprises.

Excellent and Competitive Salary and Benefits Package commensurate
with experience and track record. Relocation bonus provided.


David Horowitz
Chief Scientist & Executive
Vox Generation Ltd
London, England

Address for Applications:

	Attn: David Horowitz
	8 Duncannon Street
	London, England WC2N 4JF
	United Kingdom 
	Applications are due by 13-July-2003

Contact Information:
	David Horowitz.
	Tel: +44-207-7484-5190
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