LINGUIST List 15.2380

Tue Aug 24 2004

Jobs: Computational Ling: Computational Linguist, CA

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  1. sp-ling, Jobs: Spanish & Computational Ling: Computational Linguist, CA

Message 1: Jobs: Spanish & Computational Ling: Computational Linguist, CA

Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2004 23:59:57 -0400 (EDT)
From: sp-ling <>
Subject: Jobs: Spanish & Computational Ling: Computational Linguist, CA

University or Organization: SYSTRAN Software, Inc.
Department: Human Resources
Rank of Job: Computational Linguist
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics, Machine Translation
Required Language: Spanish 
		 (Code = SPN)

Language Engineer: Spanish, San Diego, CA

Systran Software Inc., a leader in Machine Translation technology
located in San Diego CA, is expanding and developing a new range of MT
technologies. We are seeking a highly qualified and energetic Spanish
computational linguist.

This person will be responsible for the continuing development of the
English into Spanish and Spanish into English language pairs. This
person will work with other computational linguists in the English
team, and with the Spanish lexicographic and testing teams. This is an
opportunity to work in an evolving environment.

The primary task is to further develop and improve the Spanish
components (analysis and generation). Other responsibilities include:
contribute to and supervise the development of translation
dictionaries; design and supervise testing; publicize and present
project to customers.

The ideal candidate will have an advanced degree in Computational
Linguistics or Computer Science (PhD, Masters), will be a native
speaker of Spanish, will have good C/C++ and Perl programming skills
and management skills, and have previous experience in Japanese
computational linguistics projects.

SYSTRAN is the leading provider of the world's most scalable and
modular translation architecture. Its core technology powers
revolutionary translation solutions for the Internet, PCs and network
infrastructures that facilitate communication in 36 language pairs and
in 20 specialized domains.

SYSTRAN's Machine Translation (MT) technology integrates multilingual
functionalities in information processing and exchanges, for
applications such as eCommerce, CRM, Content Management, databases,
corporate Intranets, email, Instant Messaging, SMS, WAP, and more. MT
enables the creation of dynamic business content at a fraction of the
cost of professional human translation services.

SYSTRAN's expertise spans over 30 years of building customized
translation solutions for large corporations, portals, ISPs,
governments and public administrations through open and robust

Corporations: Ford Motor Company, Cisco Systems, NCR, DaimlerChrysler
Corporation, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Dow Corning Corporation, and

Portals: Google, AOL, Altavista, Apple's Sherlock Internet Search,
CompuServe, Lycos,, and others. 

Government and Public Administrations: The European Commission and the
US Intelligence Community.

SYSTRAN is headquartered in Paris (France) with a subsidiary in San
Diego (California).

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Human Resources
	9333 Genesee Avenue, Ste PL1
	San Diego, CA 92121
	United States of America 

	Applications are due by 31-Aug-2004 

Contact Information:

	Human Resources
	Tel: (858) 457-1900

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