3M HIS / M*Model Speech Recognition Researcher Internship position (Pittsburgh, PA)

  • 3M
  • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Nov 12, 2019

Job Description

3M is seeking a Speech Recognition Researcher Intern for the Health Information Systems Division 3M Health Information Systems (HIS) is the world leader for innovating the language of health and delivers comprehensive software and consulting services. Working at 3M Health Information Systems you will be helping with today’s challenges, while preparing for tomorrow’s. We transform ideas into products and services that help customers add efficiency to their operations and, in turn, deliver better service to patients. The magic of 3M innovation happens when smart, creative people collaborate to break new ground, solve a problem or create a solution that improves or saves lives. As an intern, you can grow through challenging work, get involved in meaningful projects and receive great coaching from our leaders. Here, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. The internship position is a temporary position within 3M. Interns typically work a full-time schedule of 40 hours a week throughout a 6 -14-week assignment starting . Note: Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. It is in a candidate’s best interest to apply early. Job Summary : M*Modal is a fast-moving speech technology and natural language understanding company, focused on making health care technology work better for physicians and patients. Our speech technology is powered by our very own cutting-edge recognition toolkit (in C++ and java), which we continuously improve and expand to cover the latest progress in the field. Members of our Core Speech Group are encouraged to visit conferences, discuss papers and ideas in regular meetings, and publish if they want to. At the same time, the impact of our R&D work on the day-to-day routine of real physicians is direct and measurable. Together with our Natural Language Understanding team, our products make doctors more effective and more satisfied in their work. Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: As a member of our Speech R&D team composed of Software Engineers and Speech Recognition Researchers, they will help build and test the systems used in our next generation of product Products that make a real difference in the lives of patients and doctors Acoustic and Language models based on our own state-of-the-art recognition toolkit Enormous amounts of data – both transcribed and unsupervised for training and speaker adaptation Basic Qualifications: Currently pursuing a Master 's degree or higher from an accredited University Preferred Qualifications: PhD in Computer Science or related field Experience with all aspects of large vocabulary speech recognition A good grasp of statistics S olid scripting skills (ideally in python) Some programming skills (java, C++) Experience with both Linux, Window and/or Macintosh development The desire to have a meaningful job with likeminded people Location: Pittsburgh, PA Relocation: Is authorized. Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status) Diverse & Inclusive 3M 3M is a place where you can collaborate with other curious, creative people. Where your diverse talents, inclusiveness, initiative and leadership are valued. Where you’ll find challenging opportunities that make your career exciting and rewarding. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place to grow and be rewarded for excellence. About 3M At 3M, we apply science in collaborative ways to improve lives daily. With $30 billion in sales, our 90,000 employees connect with customers all around the world. Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M or @3MNewsroom. Here, you go! For information about a career at 3M go directly to www.3m.com/careers . Work with the Best and the Brightest, our culture. 3M is a giant melting pot of smart, motivated people. Here, you will discover an inclusive culture and will collaborate with other curious, creative minds. Our huge array of global locations, technologies and products provides many pathways to a rewarding career. We give you the flexibility to help balance your work life with your personal life. 3M Ethics . Most Recent great-news / Awards: 3M received recognition as being A Most Ethical Company! Promoting Ethical Business standards and practices internally, enabling managers and employees to make good choices, and shaping future industry standards by introducing tomorrow's best practices today. Honorees have historically out-performed others financially, demonstrating the connection between good ethical practices and performances that’s valued. To View this recognition, please visit: http://bit.ly/EthisphereWorldsMostEthicalCompanyAward