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Senior Speech Scientist - REMOTE

Professional Services | Gold River, CA | Full Time

Job Description

PTP is a fast-growing system integrator that offers strategic Customer Experience (CX) solutions to our clients.  We are looking for a Senior Speech Scientist to help us design and deliver CX solutions that provide our clients with a beautiful customer journey that achieves results.  At PTP we value aptitude and creativity as well as experience.  We are a diverse organization and are looking for bright, passionate and committed professionals who strive to be the best at what they do.


  • Grammar development and testing for speech enabled IVR applications using Nuance Recognizers
  • Functioning as subject matter expert for all issues relating to speech recognition performance
  • Supporting sales with proposals and questions around speech recognition


In addition to excellent communication and client interaction skills, you should have at least 5 years of experience with:

  • Nuance Recognizer, Nuance Dragon Voice, Nuance SpeechSuite
  • Scripting language such as Perl
  • Linux and Windows
  • JavaScript/ECMAscript for grammar development and testing

Desired Experience

  • Nuance Vocalizer, Amazon Lex, IBM Watson, Google Voice, SiriKit and other NL tools
  • SoX, Audacity or similar audio utilities
  • Nuance Speech Server, Nuance License Manager, Genesys GVP (8.5, 9)
  • Python or Java
  • Speaker verification products

Salary is DOE and is extremely competitive. We are a growing company with a solid customer base, excellent compensation and benefits, and a collaborative yet flexible work environment.