At Hummus Education, our vision is for every child to have a happy and fulfilling childhood filled with learning and exploration. We draw inspiration from Play, and create blended learning experiences that where we harness the ingenuity of the child to learn, and further empowering with technology.
Hummus Education is at its infancy stage where we are creating digitally-interactive products for children between 18 months to 6 years old. Just like a child in early years, the world is a blank canvas. Everyone plays a strategic role as every task you do forms a stepping stone to our company's vision. We are looking for keen individuals who are proactive, takes pride and ownership in what he/she does, and wishes to contribute to big ideas, education and technology.
As a Product Manager and part of the strategic business team in Hummus Education, you will be working on a Mandarin language speech recognition use case for children aged between 18 months to 6 years old. You will:
-Evaluate various existing 3rd party speech recognition technologies for children in Mandarin Language
-Propose suitable technology for our use case
-Integrate proposed speech technology with the company's proprietary multimedia platform
-Support our web platform development where required
-Possess, or currently pursuing a diploma or degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or specialisation in Data Science, Artificial Intelligence or equivalent
-Proficient in Mandarin Language
-A huge plus if candidate has web projects/portfolio available for demo and/or possess experience with automatic speech recognition and/or natural language processing systems
-Strong communication and collaboration with team members from all around the world
-Able to commit at least 3-5 months with Hummus Education. Open to part-time working hours.
What we have to offer:
Your work will directly impact the development of children in their early years as well as their caregivers. You will find flexibility over your work schedule, a fair remuneration and plenty of opportunities for learning, growth and challenge. Your experience with us will go a long way in your career as a leader, thinker and innovator.