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Deep Learning Researcher — Internship



Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Friday, May 26, 2023

Fast-growing and profitable AI startup seeks exceptionally talented deep learning researchers to help shape the future of voice AI. The ability to learn new technologies and solve highly vague problems on a tight schedule is critical. Top-notch communication skills are essential. A strong sense of ownership is a prerequisite. Expect to work with intense, motivated, and competent peers.


  • Theory, applications, and limitations of machine learning
  • Theory, applications, and limitations of deep learning
  • Experience with at least one mainstream deep learning framework


  • Ability to program in C
  • Practical understanding of data structures and algorithms
  • Experience building complex and extensible software

About the Role

Picovoice is a deep tech startup founded by engineers and driven by engineers. We are accelerating the transition of voice AI from the cloud to the edge. Why? Privacy, reliability, and environment [1] [2]. Numerous enterprises, including NASA and Stanford University, are leveraging Picovoice technology in their products.

In this role, you get to work on

  • Applied research to improve the accuracy and runtime efficiency of on-device voice AI [1] [2] [3]
  • Build voice AI models from scratch for upcoming products
  • Develop algorithms for automated data gathering and generation