Join our diverse team

Whether it’s software engineering, production, project management, machine learning or linguistics, there’s no limit to where your role will take you with Speech Graphics.

Located in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town, we are part of the UK’s largest tech incubator which puts us right in the middle of a very exciting and active start-up scene.

Current Vacancies

Built around and ethos of teamwork, collaboration and cutting-edge innovation where team driven development and diversity are highly valued, is has never been a better time to join Speech Graphics. We are excited to announce the following opportunities to develop your career in a fast-paced, challenging and rewarding environment where we foster a results-orientated culture with a huge scope to learn and grow.

Available positions

Front-end Developer with WebRTC

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

Speech Graphics is seeking a Front-End Developer with WebRTC experience for our network platform development. You will be part of the engineering design discussions and implement the technical solutions. This position reports to the Vice President of Engineering.

Essential Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree computer science or related discipline
  • 3+ years of software development
  • WebRTC, specifically handling A/V and data streams, from native code and preferably from JavaScript as well (in-browser). Basic understanding of RTP and/or other streaming network protocols are a plus.
  • Either WebGL or Three.js. If you have no experience with any of these, other 3D language such as OpenGL or OpenGL|ES is a must and experience with basic scenegraph management is highly desired.

Desired Qualifications/Requirements

Please note these are desirable skills and are not required to apply for the role.

  • JSON data manipulation (JSON.parse) from JavaScript
  • HTML5 (mainly with Canvas and Stream elements)
  • Making secure RESTful calls from JavaScript (xmlhttp, jQuery or fetch)

Benefits

This is a superb opportunity to join a pioneering and visionary technology start-up.  In return you can expect a competitive package, private health insurance, pension scheme, career development, regular team social events and access to a vibrant start-up community network.

To apply

Email us at  jobs@speech-graphics.com and include your CV and a covering letter briefly describing the contribution your skills and experience would bring to the team.

Senior Cloud Engineer

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

Speech Graphics is seeking a Senior Cloud Engineer with 5+ years experience to support the development and deployment of our network platform applications to AWS Public Cloud. The work you do will have a visible impact in communication and entertainment industries. The position reports to the Vice President of Engineering.

Essential Qualifications/Requirements

  • A degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of strong cloud implementation or consulting experience
  • Experience with core AWS offerings and services such as EC2, S3, VPC, ELB, IAM, Containers (ECS, ECR), CloudWatch and Route 53
  • Experience managing AWS accounts
  • Strong group-based problem solving skills and spirit of teamwork
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly
  • Ability to work within a schedule and deliver effectively to deadlines

Desired Qualifications/Requirements

Please note these are desirable skills and are not required to apply for the role.

  • Knowledge/experience with Elasticache for Redis, Cloudformation, Fargate, Cognite, DynamoDB and VPC configuration (ARN, ENI) and experience with Node.js is highly desired.
  • Knowledge of API GW, Lambda, CodePipeline, CodeDeploy, CodeBuild, SQS, SNS, Python and Ember.js is good to have
  • Leadership qualities including strong communication skills, empathy, mentorship
  • Any formal cloud based training and/or industry accredited certification is a plus

Benefits

This is a superb opportunity to join a pioneering and visionary technology start-up.  In return you can expect a competitive package, private health insurance, pension scheme, career development, regular team social events and access to a vibrant start-up community network.

To apply

Email us at  jobs@speech-graphics.com and include your CV and a covering letter briefly describing the contribution your skills and experience would bring to the team.

 

Japanese Language Consultant

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

Native-level Japanese speaker with some Linguistics training required for short-term consultation on language technology used to generate accurately lip-synced facial animation for Japanese speech.

You will work with a team of linguists to assess the accuracy of language-specific tools.  This may include:

  • evaluation of phonetic labels in Japanese transcriptions
  • analysis of our tools’ capacity to handle common dialectal variation
  • critique of lip sync animation with Japanese speech audio
  • editing Japanese transcriptions

Qualifications

  • Native proficiency in Japanese
  • Some phonetics training including the International Phonetic Alphabet
  • Some knowledge of Japanese phonology
  • Experience with spectrograms a plus

To apply

Email us at  jobs@speech-graphics.com and include your CV and a covering letter briefly describing the contribution your skills and experience would bring to the team. 

Portuguese Language Consultant

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

Native-level Portuguese speaker with some Linguistics training required for short-term consultation on language technology used to generate accurately lip-synced facial animation for Brazilian Portuguese speech.

You will work with a team of linguists to assess the accuracy of language-specific tools. This may include:

  • identification of different Brazilian Portuguese dialects in speech recordings
  • evaluation of phonetic labels in Brazilian Portuguese transcriptions
  • analysis of our tools’ capacity to handle common dialectal variation
  • critique of lip sync animation with Brazilian Portuguese speech audio
  • editing Portuguese transcriptions

 Qualifications

  • Native proficiency in Portuguese
  • Some phonetics training including the International Phonetic Alphabet
  • Some knowledge of Brazilian Portuguese phonology
  • Experience with spectrograms a plus

To apply

Email us at  jobs@speech-graphics.com and include your CV and a covering letter briefly describing the contribution your skills and experience would bring to the team.