19.1751, Jobs: Spanish: Consultant, Toshiba Research Europe Ltd

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Subject: 19.1751, Jobs: Spanish: Consultant, Toshiba Research Europe Ltd

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Date: 02-Jun-2008
From: Art Blokland < ablokland at crl.toshiba.co.uk >
Subject: Spanish: Consultant, Toshiba Research Europe Ltd, Telecommute

 

	
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University or Organization: Toshiba Research Europe Ltd 
Department: Speech Technology Group
Job Location: , United Kingdom (Telecommute)
Web Address: http://toel.toshiba-europe.com/corpintra/

Job Rank: Consultant  

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Speech synthesis

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)

Description:

We are looking for someone who can help us assess the quality of our
text-to-speech synthesis system. The language is Spanish as spoken in the
US. You will be required to draw up a list of 100 or so diagnostic
sentences --- sentences that will reveal likely problems in our TTS system.
You will send us the text, we will synthesise them, and send you the audio
files. Then you will listen to the audio, critique them, and send us your
comments.

We pay approximately $US35 per hour.

Knowledge of US Spanish and speech synthesis essential.


Application Deadline: 14-Jun-2008 
	, Cambridge, England  
Email Address for Applications: ablokland at crl.toshiba.co.uk 
Contact Information:
	Art Blokland 
	Email: ablokland at crl.toshiba.co.uk 





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