Senior Applied AI Scientist

at Oracle in Augusta, Maine, United States

Job Description

Job Description

OCI Speech team creates innovative products that leverage the power of AI and Machine

Learning to bring world-class speech capabilities to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Oracle’s

Digital Assistant platform. We are growing the team to take on new challenges.

If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity as a data scientist to help solve difficult

problems, be creative, create success for customers, and engage with the product team to do

some innovative research and development, please review our profile.


Write high quality code to analyze production data, power experiments and build models. Contributes to writing production model building code. Work closely with product management and engineering to deliver products which solves the needs of our customers by building relevant, innovative results which strategically differentiates Oracle in the market. Set up environment needed to run experiments for all projects. Set up distributed environments. Directly impact our customers via innovation in products and services that make use of ML/AI technology. Works on training data collection, feature engineering, model training, offline and online experimentation. Does independent research and development. Advance the state-of-the-art machine learning and algorithms for real-world large-scale applications. Ensure solutions are designed with fairness and explainability in mind. May perform other duties as assigned.

+ Is experienced with Machine Learning and Deep Learning models and frameworks

+ Has background on speech processing (speech recognition, speaker verification/identification, keyword spotting, diarization) and/or neural language modeling and/or big data management and curation

+ Has strong programming skills in Python. C++, Java are beneficial, but not required.

+ Has 3+ years of professional development

+ Is able to experiment and evaluate state of the art systems from both academia and industry

+ Possesses excellent communication skills with an ability to explain and write specifications that embody complex concepts to stakeholders within the team

+ Is able to adapt to a fast-paced work environment and can quickly adjust to changing priorities

+ Works in a detail-oriented manner, with a focus on quality of the product, data, and code

+ Is fluent in spoken/read/written English.An exposure to medical/health use cases is a plus.A Masters degree in computer science on natural language processing or speech processing is preferred but not a must.A publication record is a plus.


Certain US customer or client-facing roles may be required to comply with applicable requirements, such as immunization and occupational health mandates.

Range and benefit information provided in this posting are specific to the United States only

Hiring Range: from $97,400 to $199,500 per annum. May be eligible for bonus and equity.

Oracle maintains broad salary ranges for its roles in order to account for variations in knowledge, skills, experience, market conditions and locations, as well as reflect Oracle’s differing products, industries and lines of business.

Candidates are typically placed into the range based on the preceding factors as well as internal peer equity.

Oracle offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes the following:

1. Medical, dental, and vision insurance, including expert medical opinion

2. Short term disability and long term disability

3. Life insurance and AD&D

4. Supplemental life insurance (Employee/Spouse/Child)

5. Health care and dependent care Flexible Spending Accounts

6. Pre-tax commuter and parking benefits

7. 401(k) Savings and Investment Plan with company match

8. Paid time off: Flexible Vacation is provided to all eligible employees assigned to a salaried (non-overtime eligible) position. Accrued Vacation is provided to all other employees eligible for vacation benefits. For employees working at least 35 hours per week, the vacation accrual rate is 13 days annually for the first three years of employment and 18 days annually for subsequent years of employment. Vacation accrual is prorated for employees working between 20 and 34 hours per week. Employees working fewer than 20 hours per week are not eligible for vacation.

9. 11 paid holidays

10. Paid sick leave: 72 hours of paid sick leave upon date of hire. Refreshes each calendar year. Unused balance will carry over each year up to a maximum cap of 112 hours.

11. Paid parental leave

12. Adoption assistance

13. Employee Stock Purchase Plan

14. Financial planning and group legal

15. Voluntary benefits including auto, homeowner and pet insurance

About Us

An Oracle career can span industries, roles, Countries and cultures, giving you the opportunity to flourish in new roles and innovate, while blending work life in. Oracle has thrived through 40+ years of change by innovating and operating with integrity while delivering for the top companies in almost every industry.

In order to nurture the talent that makes this happen, we are committed to an inclusive culture that celebrates and values diverse insights and perspectives, a workforce that inspires thought leadership and innovation.

Oracle offers a highly competitive suite of Employee Benefits designed on the principles of parity, consistency, and affordability. The overall package includes certain core elements such as Medical, Life Insurance, access to Retirement Planning, and much more. We also encourage our employees to engage in the culture of giving back to the communities where we live and do business.

At Oracle, we believe that innovation starts with diversity and inclusion and to create the future we need talent from various backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities. We ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to successfully participate in the job application, interview process, and in potential roles. to perform crucial job functions.

That’s why we’re committed to creating a workforce where all individuals can do their best work. It’s when everyone’s voice is heard and valued that we’re inspired to go beyond what’s been done before.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer * . All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans’ status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Oracle will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records pursuant to applicable law.

  • Which includes being a United States Affirmative Action Employer**
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Job Posting: JC252075478

Posted On: Dec 06, 2023

Updated On: Dec 19, 2023

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