Fraunhofer-Institut für Integrierte Schaltungen

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER – NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING

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22.05.2019 - 16:07
Job-ID
ERN-2019-05-22-253088
Kategorie
Absolventenjobs

Job-Beschreibung

We have an immediate opening in our Audio and Media Technologies division of Fraunhofer IIS in Erlangen, Germany:

POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER – NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING

Ever been told to shut up?

Show them by teaching computers to speak out loud.
You will develop and implement methods for natural language processing. This comprises

  • research on state of the art methods, their comprehensive evaluation and improvement
  • integration of implementations into a prototype system
  • communicating and coordinating activities with project partners as well as 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 is 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.

    What you can expect from us

    • Opportunities to bring your ideas into life and to push frontiers in research and applications of language processing
    • Involvement in diverse activities and the chance to take responsibility within interdisciplinary teams
    • An open and friendly work atmosphere
    • Flexible hours and access to various services for a proper work-life balance
    • Working in a vibrant research environment

    Die Vergütung erfolgt bis TVöD EG13 (je nach Qualifikation).
    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.
    Die Stelle kann auch in Teilzeit besetzt werden.

    Fraunhofer is Europe’s largest application-oriented research organization. Our research efforts are geared entirely to people’s needs: health, security, communication, energy and the environment. As a result, the work undertaken by our researchers and developers has a significant impact on people’s lives. We are creative. We shape technology. We design products. We improve methods and techniques. We open up new vistas.

    We look forward to receiving your application (English or German) ! Please submit it (in PDF format, including cover letter, CV, and references) to Claudia Kestler-Böhm via our career portal, quoting reference number IIS-2019-AME67.

    www.iis.fraunhofer.de

    http://www.iis.fraunhofer.de

    Kennziffer: IIS-2019-AME67

    Anforderungsprofil

    What we expect from you

    • PhD in Computer Sciences with focus on Computer Linguistics or in a related field
    • Profound knowledge of natural language processing and computer linguistics
    • Excellent skills in Python
    • Solid knowledge of machine learning
    • Hands-on experience with deep neural networks, e.g. TensorFlow or PyTorch
    • Excellent written and oral communications skills in English

    Firmen- und Kontaktdaten

    Firmenname
    Fraunhofer-Institut für Integrierte Schaltungen
    Ansprechpartner
    Frau Nina Wörlein
    Einsatzort
    Am Wolfsmantel
    33
    91058 Erlangen
    Deutschland
    Telefon
    +49 9131 7761684
    E-Mail
    Webseite

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