LINGUIST List 29.275

Wed Jan 17 2018

Jobs: Computational Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology: Project Manager, TTS Voices

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 15-Jan-2018
From: Nicola Isaacs <>
Subject: Computational Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology: Project Manager, TTS Voices, London, UK
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University or Organization: TTS
Department: TTS Voices
Job Location: London, United Kingdom
Job Title: Project Manager

Job Rank: Manager

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology; Programming Experience, Technical Experience


Salary: £42,000
Location: Kings Cross

As a TTS Project Manager you will work with a TTS program manager on coordinating execution of the launch process of new TTS voices (language roll-out) across multiple locales, as well as managing execution maintenance processes for launched voices.

This includes:
- Communicating with TTS and cross-functional team members to create a schedule and track progress for the launch of new TTS voices
- Execute on launch timelines and track priorities and deliveries of launch components
- Create relevant launch documentation
- Occasionally evaluating and analyzing data quality

Job requirements:
- Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Previous project management experience
- Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts
- Some programming experience (preferably in Python) and/or previous experience working in a Linux environment
- Degree in Linguistics or experience in Phonetics/Phonology or Speech a big plus

Application Deadline: 23-Feb-2018 (Open until filled)

Contact Information:
Miss Nicola Isaacs
Phone: 0207 340 8640

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