About Us


SoapBox Labs builds speech recognition technology for children ages 3 to 12, and powers products across a wide range of areas from literacy and language learning, to toys and games. Our technology leverages state-of-the-art deep learning techniques and thousands of hours of real world children’s voice data. Thanks to our proprietary data and platform, SoapBox Labs is the most accurate speech recognition solution in the world.

The SoapBox platform allows developers to voice enable their digital apps and products for online and offline use.

We are a research driven, privacy by design solutions company, and are fully GDPR and COPPA compliant. We will never commercialise our data for profit.


About the role


You will work with our team to help scale our speech recognition platform for children’s speech across a range of new languages. We are looking for enthusiastic and committed candidates who thrive in a dynamic, self-directed team environment.


About you


We are open to hearing from a range of candidates with;


  • A PhD in Speech Recognition Technology, Computational Linguistics, Natural Language Processing (for speech) or related area; or a relevant Master with good experience in conducting speech recognition based research and/or product implementation
  • Must be proficient working with voice/speech data


This is a unique opportunity to shape the future of children’s voice technology in a small but growing deep tech startup based in Dublin City. It’s a dynamic, friendly and supportive team, with a competitive remuneration package (with stock options).


**Please attach your CV and include a cover letter explaining why you are the right person for the role.**



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