Positions to Hire

The Open Voice Network is always looking to work with those passionate about the voice industry and making a difference in the growing field. Explore our selection of open positions below, or contact us today to learn more about volunteer opportunities with the Open Voice Network.

Senior Advisor, Technical Committee

23 June, 2022

The Senior Advisor to the Technical Committee will directly support the Chair of the Technical Committee and the work of the Technical Committee. Within the charter of the Open Voice Network, the Technical Committee is responsible for:

  1. strategic direction and coordination of technical standards development
  2. resource allocation in support of that technical standards development
  3. performance oversight for all its Work and Study Groups
  4. the OVON GitHub-based Master Plan

Success in this role will be measure by:

  1. value created and delivered for the Chair of the Open Voice Network Technical Committee
  2. optimal coordination and integration of current Technical Committee work streams
  3. on-time and on-budget delivery of technical standards development objectives
  4. OVON GitHub and OVON Master Plan development

Requirements of this position include:

  • Practitioner-level knowledge of AI-enabled voice technologies (NLU-NLG)
  • Practitioner-level knowledge of standards and development best practices
  • Practitioner-level expertise with GitHub-centric development documentation
  • Ability to manage interests of multiple stakeholders, including organizational sponsors
  • Ability to organize and prioritize the work of the technical committee and ensure its completion in a timely manner
  • English language (speaking and writing) proficiency; German language proficiency a plus
  • Commitment to the values and success of the Open Voice Network

For more information about the Senior Advisor, Technical Committee position, including expectations, compensation, and additional position details, please view the full position description here.