October 8, 2021

Natural Language & Speech Processing RESEARCH INTERNSHIP

We are seeking natural language & speech processing research interns for our Seattle office located at Bellevue WA for the year 2022. Every research intern will work with researchers on a research project related to one of the core problems in natural language processing, dialog system, speech recognition and synthesis, robust speaker recognition, and multi-modal speech processing. The interns are encouraged to publish the results from the internship.

 Key responsibilities

The research interns are expected to work tightly with our high-performing research team and apply their knowledge and innovative approaches to improve human-machine interaction and machine intelligence.

 Requirements & Qualifications

The ideal intern candidates are those who

  • are Ph.D. students in computer science, electrical engineering, or a related field;
  • are self-motivated;
  • have research experiences in natural language processing, speech processing, dialog system, or machine learning;
  • have good publication track records and history of creativity and intellectual flexibility;
  • can program skillfully in Python and/or C++ and have experience in using one of the leading deep learning toolkits.

About Tencent AI Lab at Seattle

Tencent is a leading internet company in China. Tencent AI Lab at Seattle was established in May 2017. The lab strives to continuously improve AI’s capability in perception, cognition, and creativity. Researchers there aim at solving challenging real-world problems with advanced technologies and publish extensively at top conferences and journals. Additional information about the lab can be found at https://ai.tencent.com/ailab/en/index.

 Location: Bellevue, WA

Duration: 3 months (with the possibility of extension). Can start any time in the year 2022.

Salary & Benefits 

The company offers competitive salaries.

 Apply now!

Please email your CV to us-intern@tencent.com or one of the AI Lab researchers you know. Please include “Natural Language & Speech Processing Research Internship at Tencent AI Lab (Seattle)” in the subject.