R&D Engineer

Position Type: Permanent / Full time
Location: Istanbul

About Sestek

Sestek is a global technology company helping brands with conversational AI and Analytics solutions, to be data-driven, work efficiently, and deliver better experiences for their customers. Since 2000, Sestek has been developing patented technologies, leading a pioneering role in the collaboration between academia and industries such as financial services, telecommunications, retail, and the public sector. Sestek’s AI-powered solutions depend on text-to-speech, speech recognition, natural language processing, and voice biometrics technologies.

About the Job

We are the market leader in Conversational AI and Analytics Solutions in Turkey, and we are becoming a global brand with our increasing international projects. We are looking for a dedicated, ambitious, self-driven, energetic, and articulate team player to work as an R&D Engineer in our İstanbul office who is passionate about account management and customer experience.

The R&D Engineer will work with our Conversational Technologies and will be responsible for;

  • Researching and developing new machine learning models
  • Improving the performance of existing machine learning modules
  • Developing speech processing and natural language processing technologies
  • Integrating machine learning applications into Sestek products
  • Developing new Windows/Linux based applications and services as well as developing for ongoing projects,
  • Integrating SESTEK products with systems either within or outside the company
  • Contributing analysis and design phases of the projects

General Requirements

  • University degree in science and engineering field
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills in Turkish & English
  • For male candidates, no outstanding military obligations (completed, exempt or postponed)

Technical Requirements

  • BSc degree in Computer Engineering, or Electric Electronics Engineering
  • 2-3 years of work experience as an R&D engineer is a plus
  • Masters or doctorate in a related field is a plus
  • Good command of both written and spoken English.
  • Willing to search, learn and use new technologies
  • Good team worker and eager to take responsibility
  • Knowledge of programming skills
  • Knowledge of machine learning techniques and python
  • Knowledge of C#/C++ is a plus
  • Knowledge of version control systems (TFS, SVN, Git, etc.)
  • Object-Oriented Analysis and Design skills
  • Good understanding of Software Design Patterns

Important Notice: Please submit your CV to hr@sestek.com with reference code “RDE01”