WE HAVE AN IMMEDIATE OPENING IN OUR »AUDIO AND MEDIA TECHNOLOGIES«
DEPARTMENT FOR A
Speech Synthesis Engineer in the area of Language Processing

Join us in the exciting world of Spoken Language Processing.

You will develop, implement, evaluate and document algorithms for text-to-speech synthesis.
Further, you will help integrating and testing prototypes that operate with your algorithms.
You will furthermore create specifications and technical documentation for the software that
you develop and create scientific publications and presentations. You will also communicate
and coordinate activities with project partners and internal and external stakeholders.

About us
The »Audio and Media Technologies« department develops world-class audio processing
technology. Audio and media technologies at Fraunhofer IIS are one of the largest
organizations in the world for audio and speech processing. Over 200 engineers and
scientists develop first-rate audio technology, which is sold world-wide, in Europe, USA,
China, Korea and Japan.
In the past 25 years, Fraunhofer IIS repeatedly won international competitions in the audio
and media field: e.g. with mp3 and codecs of the AAC-family. You will be part of the Audio
and Media Team.

Was Sie mitbringen

  • Master’s degree with experience as outlined
  • Expertise in data-driven technologies for text-to-speech synthesis
  • Collaboration experience, preferably with interdisciplinary teams
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
  • Know-how in deep learning is a plus
  • Know-how in audio signal processing is a plus

Was Sie erwarten können

  • The opportunity to bring your own ideas and to help create project concepts 
  • Involvement in diverse activities and the chance to assume responsibility within interdisciplinary teams
  • An open and friendly working atmosphere
  • Flexible hours and access to various services for a proper work-life balance
Anstellung, Vergütung und Sozialleistungen richten sich nach dem Tarifvertrag für den öffentlichen Dienst (TVöD).
Die Stelle ist zunächst auf 2 Jahre befristet
Schwerbehinderte Menschen werden bei gleicher Eignung bevorzugt eingestellt.
Wir weisen darauf hin, dass die gewählte Berufsbezeichnung auch das dritte Geschlecht miteinbezieht.
Die Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft legt Wert auf eine geschlechtsunabhängige berufliche Gleichstellung.

Fraunhofer ist die größte Organisation für anwendungsorientierte Forschung in Europa. Unsere Forschungsfelder richten sich nach den Bedürfnissen der Menschen: Gesundheit, Sicherheit, Kommunikation, Mobilität, Energie und Umwelt. Wir sind kreativ, wir gestalten Technik, wir entwerfen Produkte, wir verbessern Verfahren, wir eröffnen neue Wege.

Have we piqued your interest?
Then please apply online – quoting the reference number IIS-202-25.

Please submit your application online via our career portal.

Information about the institute is available on the internet at:

Fraunhofer-Institut für Integrierte Schaltungen IIS
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Am Wolfsmantel 33
91058 Erlangen

Kennziffer: IIS-2020-25 Bewerbungsfrist:
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