We are seeking resumes of native speakers of Brazilian Portuguese with a strong linguistics background and specific expertise in phonetics/phonology for upcoming Voice Coach and Linguist positions to support the creation of TTS voices.
The role is to provide phonetically-motivated feedback to voice talent artists recording voice prompts for a text-to-speech system. Tasks include evaluating the phonetic quality of the voice recordings, flagging transcription errors in real time, and providing feedback to the voice talent in real time to improve recording quality.
The voice coach will also need to
Role: pt-BR Voice Coach
Start Date: June 2018
Length: 8-10 weeks
Hours: Approx. 6 hours per day, 24-30 hours per week, 10:00-17:00 (BRT)
Dates & Location: First 2 weeks in Gdańsk, Poland; Following weeks remote or on site (if located in São Paulo)
The successful candidate will need to spend at least two weeks onsite in Gdańsk, Poland at the beginning of the project (exact dates to be determined). Preference will be given to candidates located in São Paulo or able to work in real time during standard business hours in BRT following the kickoff period in Poland.
*In order to be considered for the role, candidate should list relevant experience (phonetics, speech science) in their CV.