Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World
Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it's equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.
"I've seen firsthand how 3M is a place where curious, creative and collaborative people thrive and build a rewarding career. As a leader in this company, my goal is to ensure each 3Mer sees and feels the positive impact they're making around the world, and that they know they're valued. " - Kristen Ludgate, senior vice president of Human Resources at 3M
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
The Impact You'll Make in this Role
As a(n) Speech Scientist, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:
Research to improve our Speech Understanding technologies for human-computer and doctor-patient conversational speech
Drawing inspiration from the latest speech and ML research conferences, as well as the real-world challenges of modern medicine.
Leveraging our large transcribed speech corpora and variety of sources, from desktop to mobile to ambient.
Interacting with product teams to understand what challenges doctors face and how to improve our technology with greater intelligence, allowing doctors to put their patients first.
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
Master's degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Experience with machine learning and statistics
Experience developing new deep learning models in an ML toolkit (TensorFlow, PyTorch, Kaldi, ...)
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
PhD in Computer Science or related field
Prior R&D experience with machine learning technologies for speech, including speech recognition, speaker identification, conversation diarization, speech separation and enhancement.
Prior R&D experience working with far-field speech, including multi-microphone arrays.
Good programming skills in java and/or C++
Experience with both Linux and Windows
Travel: May include up to 5% days of domestic travel, plus international conferences
Relocation Assistance: May be authorized
Location: Pittsburgh, PA / Boston, MA / Remote
Supporting Your Well-being
3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.
Resources for You
For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.
Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M. Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties. 3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.
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