Yahoo! JAPAN is the largest searching system in Japan. Web portal opened by Yahoo Japan Corporation and has a lot of differences with Yahoo US.
Yahoo! JAPAN provides more opportunities for domestic market.
On July 25, 2011, Yahoo! JAPAN ranked third place among the world's top 10 websites outside the U.S. evaluated by the number of visits through the Forbes Magazine.
Candidate will be responsible for speech recognition and voice processing field in various services of Yahoo! JAPAN.
Making use of the enormous amount of data collected in the Yahoo! JAPAN, an ideal candidate will be an expert to develop and make improvement in various technology including our in-house voice recognition platform (YJ VOICE).
Using Natural Language Processing technology to develop and apply algorithms in platform such as Yahoo! Car navigation system. Incorporate voice assistance for various in-house services using YJ Voice. Propose and develop new voice interface after collecting feedback and requests from users.
Candidate will work to incorporate the world’s advanced techniques through research and experimentations, and deploy these into our own products. These great achievements in the field of data science will be recognized publicly.
To make improvement in analysis and operational tools in large scale distributed processing servers to accelerate the development of our data-driven business products.
More than 2 years experience in related areas such as audio signal processing and speech recognition
More than 2 years of experience in system development or iOS / Android client development with Linux
Experience in any scripting language such as C / C ++, Java, Python
Understand technical research and thesis, able to provide insightful Q&A during international technical conference
MS/Phd or related field of research in computer science, speech recognition, machine learning, natural language processing
English: Advanced Japanese:Not required
64’000 - 110’000$ / year
Work Location Japan (Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya)
Flight to Japan and transportation fees in country will be covered by company.
Supporting in getting visa.
How to Apply
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