Lead Speech Research Engineer

Status: Full Time

Job Title: Lead Speech Research Engineer

Compensation: Competitive Salary + Equity

Location: This position can be done remotely during the pandemic, but ideally the candidate would be in Northern or Southern California, or willing to relocate, once MeetKai’s offices open back up.

MeetKai is a cutting-edge AI startup focused on human-device interaction. Founded in 2018 by Weili Dai and James Kaplan, MeetKai is well financed and scaling quickly. We have a core team of 14 and looking to (at least) double by the end of the year. We have offices (currently closed) in Santa Clara and Marina Del Rey. We have a woman-majority board, and most of our business and prospective business is international.

At the front of a virtual assistant is speech recognition. We are looking for a Lead Speech Researcher to build our speech recognition team. A lot of this work will be done in partnership with our partner’s research arms so you should feel comfortable working collaboratively and in the open. The main focuses of the group are:

Ideally you should have some combination of the following:

For more details on what this team works on please reach out directly to founders@meetkai.com