Facebook pixel

Senior Applied Researcher
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
London, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Computer Vision
C/C++/C#
Java
Pytorch
Research
Rust
Tensorflow
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Python
TypeScript
Requirements
  • You have a strong background in ML (PhD or equivalent professional experience), ideally with experience in developing generative models for text-to-speech, audio/music, natural language processing or computer vision
  • You have strong experience with Python, particularly PyTorch and/or Tensorflow and experience with another modern object oriented programming language such as Java, C++, C#, Go, Rust or Typescript
  • Strong communication skills and ability to explain technical ideas with clarity to technical and non-technical people alike
  • Experience in academic or professional setting performing high quality research
Responsibilities
  • Develop and experiment with new methods for text-to-speech synthesis, building on the latest research and ideas
  • Be part of an highly motivated research team dedicated to building and creating models at scale for the Speak product area, as well as an active group of machine learning researchers in the Personalization mission and across Spotify
  • Promote and role-model best practices for research and development, sharing your knowledge and experience with other researchers within Speak
  • Collaborate with our engineering and data teams on ideas requiring new infrastructure or new high quality data from world class actors, as well as to help improve our text-to-speech pipelines and help turn proven ideas into a scalable product
Spotify

5,001-10,000 employees

Leading music and podcast streaming platform
Company Overview
Spotify's mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity — by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the opportunity to enjoy and be inspired by it. Today, Spotify is the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with 406m users, including 180m subscribers, across 184 markets.
Benefits
  • Extensive learning opportunities, through our dedicated team, GreenHouse
  • Global parental leave, six months off - fully paid - for all new parents
  • Flexible public holidays, swap days off according to your values and beliefs
  • Flexible share incentives letting you choose how you share in our success
  • All The Feels, our employee assistance program and self-care hub
  • Spotify On Tour, join your colleagues on trips to industry festivals and events
Company Core Values
  • Innovative: We move fast and take big risks
  • Sincere: We have no time for internal politics
  • Passionate: We revel in what we do
  • Collaborative: We recognize that we're all in this together
  • Playful: We don't take ourselves too seriously