Job Description: AI Research – 2019 AI Research Intern(Speech,NLP)

Job Location: Mountain View, CA

Job Type: Internship

Department: AI Platform and Research

Intern Position 1: Speech Research Intern

JD.com AI Research is looking for PhD student interns to work on speech recognition (including acoustic modeling, language modeling, text-to-speech, far-field speech processing) and spoken dialog systems. 

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D student in computer science, electrical engineering, machine learning, statistics, or related field.
  • Ability to communicate/collaborate with other researchers/engineers.
  • Ability to implement experiments using scripting languages (Python, Perl, bash) and tools written in C/C++.
  • Experience working with standard speech recognition toolkits (such as Kaldi, HTK, Sphinx, SRILM, OpenFST, etc.) and deep learning frameworks (Tensorflow, Pytorch, Torch, Mxnet, CNTK, etc.) is a plus.

Intern Position 2: NLP Research Intern

JD.com AI Research is looking for PhD student interns to work on research areas in natural language processing, including natural language understanding, natural language generation, spoken dialog systems, question answering, machine reading comprehension, and knowledge graph learning.

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. or masters degree in computer science or NLP related field.
  • Ability to communicate/collaborate with other researchers/engineers including our team members in China (ability to speak Chinese is NOT required).
  • Ability to implement experiments using scripting languages (Python, Perl, bash) and tools written in C/C++.
  • Experience working with deep learning frameworks (Tensorflow, Pytorch, Torch, Mxnet, CNTK, etc.) and related tools in each special field.
  • Publication record in top NLP conferences (ACL, NAACL, EMNLP, NIPS, SIGIR, WWW etc) is a plus. 

About JD.com and Silicon Valley Labs:

JD.com is China’s largest online retailer and the biggest overall retailer, as well as the country’s biggest Internet company by revenue. In 2017, JD.com reported a net revenue that reached 362.3 billion CNY (US$55.689 billion), an increase of 40.3 percent year-over-year. Google, Walmart, Tencent, Intel, and Farfetch are our strategic partners. 

JD.com sets the standard for online shopping through its commitment to quality, authenticity, and its vast product offering covering everything from fresh food and apparel to electronics and cosmetics. Its unrivaled nationwide fulfillment network provides standard same-day and next-day delivery, covering a population of more than 1 billion with a level of service and speed that is unmatched globally. 

As a technology-driven company, JD.com is the world’s leading company in high tech and AI delivery through drones, autonomous technology, and robots, and possesses the largest drone delivery system, infrastructure, and capability in the world. Our global R&D efforts are headquartered at Silicon Valley Labs in Mountain View, CA. The Silicon Valley Labs focus on building technology and services that will improve user experience and empower our business partners. Areas of research and development include: artificial intelligence, autonomous driving, robotics, computer vision, natural language processing, machine and deep learning, big data, and AR/VR.  

 

JD.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate in our employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law.

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