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Research Scientist (Speech Synthesis)

$120k – $200k • 0.1% – 0.5%
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Interested in pushing the forefront of parametric speech synthesis, and detection of synthetic and forged speech? So are we!

About the role:

  • You will be working on interesting speech research problems arising in the context of AI Foundation products with a strong engineering team to back your efforts

  • Collaborate with world-leading academic researchers in the area partnering with AI Foundation

  • Our researchers are encouraged to collaborate outside of AI Foundation, publish in conferences, teach, or take up anything that will build their careers beyond AI Foundation

  • Full-time based in San Francisco (with remote options)

  • All levels of seniority/experience welcome

About you:

  • You have published in parametric speech synthesis or allied areas
  • You are interested in working for a company/team with a strong social mission around integrity of information on the web
  • Can independently implement ideas efficiently in a modern deep learning stack (like PyTorch!)

AI Foundation is a hybrid for-profit and non-profit company working on research and products centered around synthesis and detection of synthetic media. This job req is for the for-profit, but our engineers and scientists are encouraged to spend time on detection research questions for the non-profit.

Meet your team

People you would work with in this role

Delip Rao

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Researcher. I like to build stuff and teams. Previously at Amazon (Alexa), Google, Twitter. I like working at the intersection of science, people, and products.
Co-Founder @AIFoundation, Founder at @Originate

Brent Haines

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I am a technical leader who loves to develop and manage uncommonly effective software engineering teams.

The AI Foundation at a glance

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The AI Foundation focuses on Social Media, Artificial Intelligence, Software, Entertainment Industry, and Communications Software. Their company has offices in San Francisco and Las Vegas. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, The AI Foundation has raised $10M of funding; their latest round was closed on September 2018.

You can view their website at http://www.aifoundation.com/ or find them on Twitter and LinkedIn.

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