Join our diverse team

Speech Graphics is a high-growth company providing pioneering facial animation solutions for the games industry and beyond, working with such clients as Warner Brothers and Def Jam recordings. Our employees see their work profoundly changing experiences in next-gen games and amazing new products.

It’s a fast-paced, challenging, and rewarding environment. We foster a results-oriented culture with lots of room to learn and grow. Team development and diversity are highly valued. Our international team is comprised of specialists in diverse fields including engineering, phonetics, machine learning, animation, etc.

In addition to weekly roundtables, there are monthly meetings and get-togethers as well as several annual parties and social events. Being part of the UK’s largest tech incubator also puts us in the middle of a very exciting and socially active startup scene amid the dramatic landscape of Old Town Edinburgh.

If this sounds like a team you would like to be a part of, send a CV and cover letter to jobs@speech-graphics.com.

Available positions

C++ Software Engineer – 3D Tools & Engine Integrations

As a C++ Software Engineer for 3D Tools & Engine Integrations, you will be responsible for developing C++ applications based on the Speech Graphics API. You will be responsible for co-design and implementation of plugins, applications and production pipelines across variety of platforms and engines, including Maya, Unreal, and Unity, for PC, mobile and consoles. You will also support our production team through technical oversight of Maya assets.

Your skills and experience include:

  • Excellent C/C++ programming skills, with good knowledge of object oriented development.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • Enthusiasm about working in a fast-paced environment in a small team with lots of multi-tasking and different hats to wear.
  • Substantial commercial software development experience is a plus.
  • Good understanding of computer graphics principles and relevant areas of mathematics.
  • Experience working within Maya or similar computer graphics software.
  • Experience with commonly used development tools such as Visual Studio and git.
  • Strong aesthetic sense in terms of code structure, user interface, and graphics.
  • Curiosity, ability to self-teach and work flexibly across unfamiliar platforms and domains.
  • Self-motivated and pro-active with a strong work ethic and problem-solving mentality.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to work well in a team.

To apply

Send CV and cover letter to jobs@speech-graphics.com.

Senior Software Engineer – Networking

As a senior software engineer you will be a key player in developing applications and systems that enable users to communicate through avatars or with AI agents in video games, VR, entertainment and much more. You will fill a gap in the team’s current skillset and be a key player in creating a new cloud platform and creating a robust, scalable system. You will also be working with a Junior Engineer who will support you with this exciting project.

Your skills and experience include:

  • Degree in computer science or a similar field
  • Experience in software development using C++
  • Working with codecs
  • Understanding of network protocols including TCP/ IP and H.323
  • Knowledge of hole punching techniques
  • Scripting with Python / Perl / Unix or similar
  • Any experience working with VoIP systems is advantageous
  • Experience with MySQL or similar
  • Experience with cloud computing (AWS, Azure or similar)
  • Experience working in a Linux environment
  • Strong communication skills

To apply

Send CV and cover letter to jobs@speech-graphics.com.

Machine Learning Research Engineers

We are on the lookout for Machine Learning engineers. Desirable skills for these positions include:
  • Deep learning background
  • Speech technology background
  • Familiarity with ASR libraries such as Kaldi
  • Experience with machine learning frameworks such as Torch
  • Programming skills, especially C++
  • MSc or PhD in a relevant field

We are accepting applications from current students, graduates, post-docs, etc.

To apply

Send CV and cover letter to jobs@speech-graphics.com.