[Elsnet-list] Job offer: Speech Recognition Engineer and PHD position in speech technology, Fraunhofer IAIS, Germany

Joachim Köhler joachim.koehler at iais.fraunhofer.de
Wed Sep 26 08:31:25 CEST 2007

Positions for:


*	Speech Recognition Research Engineer and
*	Speech Recognition PhD


Fraunhofer IAIS in St. Augustin (close to Cologne, Germany) is looking for
researchers and engineers in speech technology.  The successful candidates
will investigate and develop novel solutions for spoken document retrieval
and ASR. This post would suit someone with a PhD in the area and
postdoctoral experience either in the industrial or academic area. Further
we are looking for a motivated PhD candidate for novel research work on ASR


Fraunhofer is one of the leading research organisations in Europe. The
department NetMedia (http://www.iais.fraunhofer.de/netmedia.html ) of the
institute IAIS in St. Augustin investigates methods and solutions for
automatic media indexing and analysis. These technologies are applied for
multimedia search engines. The research work is carried out in several
European (Vitalas, Boemie, CitizenMedia, Chorus, Live) and national funded
(i.e. Theseus) projects and is applied in co-operations with industrial


Required for position:

PhD in a relevant subject (for Research Engineer)

Postdoctoral experience in speech recognition (for Research Engineer)

Good knowledge of pattern processing

Good knowledge skills in C++, Java, Perl and Linux

Experience of working in a team

Good level of German and English (spoken and written)



Experience working with HTK and/or Julius

Experience in spoken document retrieval


Applicants should send a CV and a covering letter to:

 <mailto:Joachim.Koehler at iais.fraunhofer.de>
Joachim.Koehler at iais.fraunhofer.de

Questions or requests for further details can be sent to Joachim Köhler at
the same email address. 




Dr.-Ing. Joachim Köhler
<mailto:joachim.koehler at iais.fraunhofer.de>
joachim.koehler at iais.fraunhofer.de

Fraunhofer Institut IAIS                     <http://www.iais.fraunhofer.de>

Intelligente Analyse-                        

und Informationssysteme                 Phone: +49 2241 141900

Schloss Birlinghoven                       Fax.     +49 2241 142597 

53754 Sankt Augustin                     Mobil:   +49 170 7834833


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