Employment Type: Full time
SpeechLab is a pre-seed startup that is seeking to make the world more accessible by building a new platform for automated speech translation. Despite substantial progress with speech and translation technologies, AI- based solutions for speech interpretation are still inelegant and expensive and significantly lag human level performance. SpeechLab will address these shortcomings through an integrated product that delivers comprehensible text and speech output in a target language that will initially focus on meeting the needs of over the top media companies. Speechlab's founders have successfully launched and built category defining products in the speech technology sector.
Speechlab is supported by the AI Fund based in Palo Alto, California. Founded by Dr. Andrew Ng, AI Fund is a startup studio focused on resolving problems to move the world forward. AI Fund builds new AI companies to bridge AI technology and critical applications.
As an early team member, you will work with our founding Head of Technology to shape how we extend state of the art speech technology and machine translation models to address the problem of speech-to-speech translation. Along with having overall responsibility for elements of the roadmap and will collaborate with others in the research team to come up with creative solutions for challenging problems in related areas. This is a full-time remote position.
At Speechlab, we have a culture where ideas come from the bottom up! Ownership, trust, and support will be afforded to you in a setup that will allow you to be yourself and add value like never before. You’ll receive a competitive salary package and stock, plus perks, with flexible and remote working hours. Social responsibility is something we believe in and regularly volunteer with our community partners with the full support of the company.