Verbio Technologies

Senior C++ Software Engineer

Verbio Technologies - €40,000-€50,000

Barcelona, Spain

full time

29 Apr 2021

Verbio Technologies

Verbio Technologies develops cutting-edge technology around the widest range of Human-Machine communications through natural language. By joining our teams, you will acquire broad knowledge on our Artificial Intelligence technology and products, which include Voice Biometrics, Speech Recognition, Text-to-Speech Conversion, Cognitive NLU, Conversational sensors, and Virtual Assistants and Chatbots.

The Technology Stack we use varies from Python (prototyping), Rust, VueJS, C++, and cutting-edge Machine Learning frameworks. We work with modern technologies such as Docker and GitlabCI, and also with several hardware accelerators such as NVIDIA and Intel FPGA.

We have offices in Barcelona, Madrid, São Paulo, Mexico DF, and Palo Alto and you will be part of a multinational team of Ph.D.’s & Engineers in NLP, Artificial intelligence and software development.

If you enjoy challenges and learning every day in a very innovative environment, this is your company!

Currently we are hiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer to join our Speech Recognition team. This role can be developed remotely so candidates from all around Spain are welcome (a valid work permit is required).

We also have available a similar role in our TTS (Text-to-Speech) and Platform&Infrastructure teams

The Speech Recognition team is working on enhancing Speech Recognition C++ engines on servers that provide communication APIs to our customers, and creating tools to configure and adapt Speech Recognition components. These tools are used to train language models, acoustic models and obtain performance metrics. Some of these tools are desktop applications, while others are web front-ends. Part of the work of the group is also to repair bugs in the production systems releasing stability improvements, while using Agile and Continuous Integration methodologies.
You will be contributing with new ideas and code in the entire CSR software pipeline. You will be part of a team responsible to achieve the best Speech Recognition system for our customers, both in results and performance.


You will:

Participate in the design of new speech recognition features:

● Developing from scratch a WebSocket gateway in C++ or Rust for Speech Recognition System.
● Designing test scenarios for complex and high load systems.
● Designing, developing and maintaining the main Verbio SDKs.
● Helping to maintain dependencies between modules in our current code base.
● Taking part in designing and improving the platform’s architecture for high scalability, performance and resilience.


Skills and Experience

● Degree in Computer Science, Telecommunications or related subject (Mandatory)
● The main modules of the Verbio platform are written in C++, so experience (5+ years) with this programming language is a must.
● Excellent C++ programming skills.
● Results-oriented approach with a clear ability to think strategically.

Nice to have

● Experience designing, developing and maintaining software installed on customer facilities.
● Design patterns, SOLID,…
● CI systems (Jenkins, GitLab, Travis, etc.)
● Building tools (cmake, conan…).
● Tensorflow / Keras / pyTorch
● Git
● Experience in Linux development environments
● Experience in scripting languages (Shell, Perl or Python)
● Experience in Continuous Integration systems (user level)
● Agile methodologies (SCRUM, TDD, Kanban)
● High-level of English
● Experience with Docker


Why should you work with us?
● You will become part of a young, dynamic and international team (8+ nationalities), with a lot of PhDs and expert engineers.
● Flexible Timetable
● Full remote job
● Flexible compensation plan (Restaurant, transportation & kindergarten tickets)
● We love and encourage challenges, so you will have infinite possibilities of learning and growth. If you’re up to it, the sky is the limit!

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