LINGUIST List 15.2067

Mon Jul 12 2004

Jobs: Comp Ling: Software Engineer, NextEngine, Inc.

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Message 1: Comp Ling: Software Engineer, NextEngine, Inc.

Date: Fri, 9 Jul 2004 13:29:57 -0400 (EDT)
From: jobs <jobsnextengine.com>
Subject: Comp Ling: Software Engineer, NextEngine, Inc.



University or Organization: NextEngine, Inc.
Rank of Job: SOFTWARE ENGINEER -- CONTENT DATABASE
Specialty Areas: SOFTWARE ENGINEER -- CONTENT DATABASE


Description:

SOFTWARE ENGINEER -- CONTENT DATABASE

YOUR MISSION
* Build a language-learning engine driven by interactive real-time
 multimedia

WHAT YOU'LL DO
* Create a small-footprint content database for on-demand sequential
 and random access
* Design custom XML formats and communication protocols
* Develop sophisticated new language-learning applications

YOUR SKILLS
* Solid Windows or UNIX programming experience
* Expert in C++ and proven experience with OOA/D, OOP
* Extensive experience working with file system and multi-threaded
 applications 
* Experience developing applications that read custom binary and XML
 file formats
* Experience with socket-based communication a plus
* Database internal design experience a plus
* Participation / leadership role in full software life cycle for a
 commercial product strongly preferred

YOUR NATURE
* Takes pride in software stability and performance
* Creative problem-solver and original thinker
* Self-motivated to discover, learn, and solve problems
* Strong work ethic and sense of responsibility
* Communicate well with other team members

YOUR TRACK RECORD
* 3 -- 5 years hands-on C++ development experience
* 1 -- 2 years XML experience
* BS / MS, CS / EE

ABOUT US

NextEngine is a technology firm that has spun off an affiliated
enterprise focused on state-of-the-art language-learning
technology. The new enterprise is specifically developing novel and
patent-pending technologies incorporating video media to improve
uptake and retention of new languages. The company is headquartered in
Santa Monica, California, and has affiliated operations in the Asia /
South Pacific region.

CONTACT INFORMATION

* Please email cover letter and resume to jobsnextengine.com



Address for Applications:

	Attn: Lisa Burelli
	401 Wilshire Blvd., 9th Floor
	Santa Monica, CA 90401
	United States of America 

	Applications are due by 01-Aug-2004

Contact Information:
	Jennifer Strokes
	Email: jobsnextengine.com
	Tel: 310-883-1800
	Website: http://www.nextengine.com
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