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Date: 4 Feb 1996 12:43:08 -0500
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Date: 30 Jan 1996 10:21:08 GMT
From: job-announce <>
Subject: Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products : Vacancies

LERNOUT & HAUSPIE is a young Flemish company, a pioneer in the field
of Speech Technology since 1987, which is developing applications in
the fields of PC, Multimedia, telecommunication, automotive, consumer

LERNOUT & HAUSPIE is a leader in more than one way ;first of all
because we have developed a complete technology speech coding, speech
recognition, text-to-speech), but also because we are working in
several languages and on several hardware-platforms. The company, with
its workforce of 100, located in Belgium, the U.S. and Taiwan, is a
front-runner due to its state-of-the-art technology and its explosive
growth. You have already read about us in the press.

LERNOUT & HAUSPIE has surrounded itself with strategical partners
(AT&T,Creative Labs, Philips, Unisys,...) and has now a solid
capitalbasis that can support further growth. For after years of
pioneering in R&D the commercial break-through has occurred. So, in
the Text-To-Speech division at Ieper, we urgently need extra people
(M/F) to develop further the Lernout & Hauspie technology and to
integrate it into the hardware and software environment of the

Vacancies for:

2 Research Engineers for the TTS Research Department in Ieper


They will work in the Spoken Dialogue research team,
an interdisciplinary team of engineers, linguists, and software
developers. Their task will be to research, develop and optimise
algorithms for natural language processing. They will report to
the Research Department Manager or to a Senior Research Engineer.

Profile :

* university degree (or equivalent) in engineering, preferably with
    specialisation in computer sciences
* some years of experience in research
* excellent C and C++ programming skills
* experience in following areas is considered an asset:
* artificial languages, compiler and parser technology ;
* expert systems, knowledge based systems, artificial intelligence ;
* database technology ;
* computer linguistics, natural language processing ;
* study, design and optimisation of complex algorithms ;
* software engineering, development and debugging
* ability to work in an interdisciplinary team or
* fluent in English, good communicative skills

1 Development Engineer for the TTS Porting Department

This person will redesign, adapt and maintain the TTS software coming
from the research and development department in view of the
requirements of different hardwareLsoftware environments.

He/She will also be involved in the analysis, design and
implementation of software tools to support TTS development. He/She
will work in small porting teams and/or work independently. He/She
will report to a Senior Development Engineer or to the Porting
Department Manager.

Profile :

* engineer with specialization in computer sciences or electronics,
    or equivalent
* some years of experience in software development
* good experience in some of the following areas :
- C and C++ programming languages
- DSP programming
- application software design based on one of the following
   operating systems : UNIX, MS Windows, OS/2, Windows NT
- development and debugging methods for real-time systems
- speech technology (TTS)
* sense of initiative, high creativity, perseverance, thoroughness.
* ability to work in a team and independently
* knowledge in the following areas is an asset
- digital signal processing
- knowledge of real-time operating systems and multi-tasking
* fluent in English
* willingness to travel abroad for limited periods of time
* be willing to work in Ieper


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