Stellenbeschreibung - [ 16.11.2018 ]

Software Developer (m/f) for Speech Recognition Systems

Experience IT – Intuitive Technology: this principle guides our work at the EML European Media Laboratory. We are an IT enterprise, based in Heidelberg, Germany, focusing on the automatic conversion of speech into text for a variety of markets. Speech technologists and IT specialists research, develop and use state-of-the-art large-vocabulary automatic speech recognition technologies, including deep learning, to convert spoken audio into structured textual data and actions. Our products currently comprise server-based speech recognition for speech analytics, media transcription, voice messaging, voice search and dictation as well as on-device language model and grammar-based speech recognition solutions for house control, car control and smartphones. For further details on our activities please have a look at our "Best-Practice"-Examples.

For our research and development projects we hire at the earliest possible date experienced

                        Software Developer (m/f) for Speech Recognition Systems
meeting the following criteria:
- Applied experience in developing state-of-the-art technologies and standards in mobile, web-based software architectures and programming languages like C++, Java, Python.
- Hands-on experience in the design and implementation of multi-modal user interfaces for various platforms (JEE, server, mobile devices), including speech-driven dialogs.
- Proven experience with development tools like Eclipse, Icefaces, git, maven, Jenkins.
- Fluency in hardware, operation and setup of Linux, Windows, Android or iOS systems.
- Degree in computer science or related disciplines.

Successful candidates should have several years of applied and theoretical experience in several of the areas mentioned. They should demonstrate interest in the interdisciplinary development of new technologies and be able to rapidly change between frameworks and programming languages. All positions require an application-oriented perspective and a willingness to listen to and act upon customers' concerns.

Interested? Please send us your written application with the subject "Job advertisement EML/01/2018" as soon as possible but no later than October 31, 2018 to the following address:

Prof. Dr. Andreas Reuter, Managing Director, EML European Media Laboratory GmbH, Berliner Str. 45, 69120 Heidelberg or by E-Mail to Anja Varga (