El Music Technology Group de la Universitat Pompeu Fabra ofrece una beca de investigación y desarrollo (R&D) relacionada con aplicaciones para el procesamiento de señales de audio para el análisis y caracterización de sonidos de instrumentos musicales. Se desarrollará durante 12 meses a partir de septiembre de 2014, con posibilidad de renovación.
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This position will involve working with a team at MTG-UPF in Barcelona to develop audio signal processing applications related to the analysis and characterization of instrumental sounds.Starting date: mid september 2014Duration: 12 months with option to renewRequired skills/qualifications:MSc degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or similar educational qualificationExperience in audio signal processing, machine learning and scientific programming (Python/C++)Proficiency in both written and spoken EnglishPreferred skills/experience:Experience using Essentia and Freesound.orgMusic education and experience in playing a musical instrumentFamiliarity with web technologiesABOUT MTG-UPF:The Music Technology Group of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra is a leading research group with more than 40 researchers, carrying out research on topics such as audio signal processing, sound and music description, musical interfaces, sound and music communities, and performance modeling. The MTG wants to contribute to the improvement of the information and communication technologies related to sound and music, carrying out competitive research at the international level and at the same time transferring its results to society. To that goal, the MTG aims at finding a balance between basic and applied research while promoting interdisciplinary approaches that incorporate knowledge from both scientific/technological and humanistic/artistic disciplines. For more information on MTG-UPF please visit http://mtg.upf.eduHOW TO APPLY?Interested people should send a resume as well as an introduction letter to firstname.lastname@example.org