[Corpora-List] Job opening for TTS Language Engineer - Vietnamese (Google, London)

Sibel Ciddi sciddi at coli.uni-saarland.de
Mon Dec 8 21:11:42 CET 2014

Language Engineer Vietnamese:

The TTS team at Google is looking for a Language Engineer to help build a TTS voice in Vietnamese.

You will be helping with technical tasks involved in creating a speech synthesizer in your language. This includes:

1. Developing rules for a text normalization system; 2. Large scale data mining; 3. Customizing language building tools for Vietnamese 4. Text-to-Speech quality evaluation and testing

Requirements: 1. Recent Computer Science graduate or closely related discipline 2. Native Vietnamese speaker and fluent in English. 3. Proficiency in Unix/Version Control System and a modern programming language (Python/C++ preferred) 4. Ability to build and understand regular expressions 5. Interest in data mining and natural language processing a plus

This is an opportunity to work on cutting edge technology in a dynamic team of world-class experts.

Project duration: 6-11 months (with potential for extension) **This is not a permanent position but a contract position through an employment agency. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the UK.**

For immediate consideration, please email your CV and cover letter in English (PDF format preferred) with "Language Engineer Vietnamese" in the subject line.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: tts_jobs_at_google.com

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