Speech Recognition Expert

German Autolabs makes driving safer and smarter. How we do it? By building a unique intelligent driving assistant in the connected car space.

As a Speech Recognition Expert, you will be responsible for automatic speech recognition for large vocabulary systems. You will be working with a cross-functional team of NLP specialists, developers, designers and product managers to develop an amazing product!


What you will do

  • Program primarily in C++, including software engineering, algorithms and API design
  • Create a corpus of speech data for acoustic language models
  • Actively develop enhancements to acoustic modeling mechanisms
  • Identify, solve, and test bottlenecks in accuracy and performance of speech recognition system
  • Improve performance of language models and decoder algorithms
  • Convey detailed documentation of all designs and procedures

Your profile

  • Extensive background in statistical, speech algorithms, HMM, GMM, FST, acoustic modeling and advanced machine learning techniques
  • Experience and knowledge in mainstream speech recognition softwares, DSP theory, feature extraction
  • Experience in Language Modeling, e.g. Grammar based and  Statistical Language Modeling(SLMs)
  • Familiarity with Kaldi ASR or Pocketsphinx
  • Solid programming experience in C/C++,
  • Able to solve real–world problems using cutting–edge ideas and independent research

What we offer:

  • An agile team of energetic, entrepreneurial and smart colleagues
  • The opportunity to learn from interdisciplinary team of experts
  • Exposure and insights into one of the most promising emerging tech ecosystems - the connected car
  • A desk in the heart of Berlin, Europe's startup capital
  • Team events & fun

Ready to go on the ride of your life?

This role can not be performed remotely, please apply only if you are in Berlin or are willing to move to Berlin. No recruiters, headhunters, outsourcers or agencies.
German Autolabs
mail@germanautolabs.com