LINGUIST List 11.613

Sat Mar 18 2000

Jobs: Computational Linguistics

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  1. Sam Christy, Computational Ling: Managers and Programmers at WordStream, Mass.
  2. Deb Grier, Computational Ling: Programmer at Conversa in Redmond, WA, USA

Message 1: Computational Ling: Managers and Programmers at WordStream, Mass.

Date: 17 Mar 2000 21:39:03 -0000
From: Sam Christy <schristywordstream.com>
Subject: Computational Ling: Managers and Programmers at WordStream, Mass.


Rank of Job: Managers and Programmers
Areas Required: Langauge (NLP) and Software
Other Desired Areas: User Interface Design
University or Organization: WordStream Inc., 
Department: 
State or Province: MA
Country: USA
Final Date of Application: 4/15/00
Contact: Sam Christy schristywordstream.com

Address for Applications:
48 Grove St. Davis Sq.
Somerville
MA 02144
USA

WordStream, Inc., is a fully funded early-stage Internet company
providingrevolutionary solutions for delivering multi-lingual conten
on the WWW. We are looking for energetic and committed individuals
who are would like to apply their talents in linguistics and software
to help us create a true global village on the Internet.

We have positions open in four areas. 

Language Software Manager
Develop web-based tool set for linguists and translators

Software Engineers
Develop Java based applications

User Interface Engineer
Enhance functionality of application interface

Asian Language Manager
Lead a team of translators to manage Asian language development

We offer competitive salaries, options, and benefits. Please send
resume and cover letter to:

WordStream
48 Grove St., Davis Sq.
Somerville, MA 02144

Fax: 617-666-2850
Email: infowordstream.com
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Message 2: Computational Ling: Programmer at Conversa in Redmond, WA, USA

Date: 17 Mar 2000 23:36:58 -0000
From: Deb Grier <SpeechTechnologistsCareersconversa.com>
Subject: Computational Ling: Programmer at Conversa in Redmond, WA, USA


Rank of Job: 
Areas Required: Speech Engineering
Other Desired Areas: 
University or Organization: Conversa
Department: 
State or Province: Redmond, Washington
Country: USA
Final Date of Application: ongoing need
Contact: Deb Grier SpeechTechnologistsCareersconversa.com 

Address for Applications:
please use email address
Redmond
WA 98052
USA

Conversa's bold vision is to become the global standard for end-to-end
solutions for Internet/Web-based Conversational Computing´┐Ż. To
accomplish this, we are looking for talented technical professionals
who have a passion for their work and have a strong desire to change
communication and computing as we know it. We offer an
entrepreneurial, casual work environment where successes both great
and small are celebrated, excellent benefits (including stock
options), concierge service, and fully paid health insurance for your
entire family. We encourage innovation through outstanding reward
programs. If this sounds like your kind of company, we should talk.

Speech Engineers

Conversa currently has great opportunities in Linguistics, Digital
Signal Processing, Prosody, Morphology, and Text Normalization for
incredibly intelligent and visionary Speech Engineers. We're looking
for candidates who can do more than just code in C, can set their own
direction, can design complex speech algorithms and can be a
cross-functional contributor to our Speech Engineering team. Your
experience should include two or more of the following: C
programming/algorithm design or DSP experience, morphology, prosody,
natural language processing, speech processing, speech recognition,
text to speech and/or text normalization. Desired degrees include a
B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering,
Linguistics, a specific language or equivalent.

To apply for the above position, please send your resume to:
SpeechTechnologistsCareersconversa.com . Be sure to specify the job
title of interest. You can also visit us on the Web at
www.conversa.com

We are an equal opportunity employer.

KEYWORDS: Phonetician, phonologist, linguist, nlp, natural language
processing, speech recognition, tts, text to speech, bilingual,
multilingual, syntax, semantics, discourse analysis, acoustic phonetics,
phonology. 
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