Careers

We are a world class team with a BIG vision of taking voice user interfaces to the next level. We offer plenty of independence and responsibility to show off your magic. Come join us build something incredible together!
SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER (Dev Ops & Scalability)

Speechgrinder is working on exciting and promising new projects & tech in the fields of speech recognition and natural language understanding. We are looking for passion and talent to join in the fun!

We’re searching for an Experienced Software Engineer with good backend experience and solid track record with devops & scalability and cloud technologies.

Responsibilities:
designing, implementing and scaling Speechgrinder’s APIs
contributing to client-facing SDKs
building and improving compute infrastructure together with our team of speech scientists.  

Requirements:
Our primary requirement is a real passion and talent to develop awesome software solutions. We hope you have several years under your belt. Experience in machine learning, voice and language applications, and data engineering is a bonus but not required. Understanding of embedded applications might come in handy.  

The following tools and technologies are needed in your role:  
Python, Javascript, C/C++, Java
AWS, Google cloud
Docker, Kubernetes
http APIs

What we offer:
•    We offer a competitive salary
•    Company options
•    Attractive perks and benefits
•    Awesome office space
•    A world class & fun team

For you application please contact careers@speechgrinder.com and please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.
SENIOR SPEECH SCIENTIST

Speechgrinder is working on exciting and promising new projects & tech in the fields of speech recognition and natural language understanding. We are looking for passion and talent to join in the fun!

We’re searching for an experienced Senior Speech Scientist.

Responsibilities:
Development of state-of-the-art speech recognition and natural language understanding systems
Processing speech and language data for model training and evaluation
Training statistical models for ASR and NLU

Requirements:
Our primary requirement is a real passion and talent to develop outstanding ASR and NLU solutions. We hope you have a strong background in machine learning and preferably previous experience in ASR or NLU. In addition you should have:Good programming skills to develop and prototype ML systems
Familiarity with large-scale data processing

What we offer:
•    We offer a competitive salary
•    Company options
•    Attractive perks and benefits
•    Awesome office space
•    A world class & fun team

For you application please contact careers@speechgrinder.com and please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.
JUNIOR SPEECH SCIENTIST

Speechgrinder is working on exciting and promising new projects & tech in the fields of speech recognition and natural language understanding. We are looking for passion and talent to join in the fun!

We’re searching for a Junior Speech Scientist.

Responsibilities:
Implementing machine learning algorithms for speech recognition and natural language understanding
Building data pipelines for model training and evaluation
Training and evaluating statistical models for ASR and NLU

Requirements:
Our primary requirement is a real passion and talent to develop outstanding ASR and NLU solutions. We hope you have experience in some of the following:

Speech and language processing
Machine learning
Software development
Cloud computing

What we offer:
•    We offer a competitive salary
•    Company options
•    Attractive perks and benefits
•    Awesome office space
•    A world class & fun team

For you application please contact careers@speechgrinder.com and please indicate the position you are applying to in the subject line.
MASTER'S THESIS WORKER

Speechgrinder (www.speechgrinder.com) is looking for a Master’s Thesis Worker to join their team to develop automatic keyword detection algorithms in mobile applications (think “Hey Siri”, “Ok Google” or “Alexa”). You will get to work with Speechgrinder’s development team that includes members with previous experience from working on products such as Amazon’s Echo smart speaker and Apple’s Siri assistant. Recently Speechgrinder has been working on products such as voice enabled mobile radio and voice based shopping list creation with companies like the Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE, Radiot.fi and Fazer.

We’d like you to build a keyword detection system, by modifying a state-of-the-art ASR system provided by Speechgrinder. We can provide you with the necessary data. The work can start when convenient. Finishing the thesis in six months is a realistic goal. You would be working at Speechgrinder offices at Ruoholahti.

The position is for a talented student who has knowledge of machine learning, and is a skillful programmer (C++/Java, Python). Prior knowledge on speech and language processing is desirable.

Please send your application to careers@speechgrinder.com including:
- Informal motivation letter, describing why you are interested in the topic, what are your relevant skills and how could your previous work or study history support you
- CV
- Your latest study record with grades