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LINGUIST List 16.3210

Tue Nov 08 2005

Jobs: General Ling: Persian Linguist/QA Tester, MA

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        1.    Eva Sanchez, Persian & General Linguistics: Persian Linguist/QA Tester, Basis Technology, MA, USA

Message 1: Persian & General Linguistics: Persian Linguist/QA Tester, Basis Technology, MA, USA
Date: 04-Nov-2005
From: Eva Sanchez <evabasistech.com>
Subject: Persian & General Linguistics: Persian Linguist/QA Tester, Basis Technology, MA, USA

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University or Organization: Basis Technology
Job Rank: Persian Linguist/QA Tester
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Discipline of Linguistics; General
Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics
Required Language(s): Farsi, Western (pes); Tajiki (tgk); Farsi, Eastern (prs)


Basis Technology has an opening for a native speaker of Persian. This is a
part-time contract position (20+ hours a week) and is open now.

We are located in Cambridge, MA but the work can be done remotely.

- Native proficiency in Persian with excellent grammar skills
- Very good familiarity with internet communication methods, including
internet chat, instant messaging, discussion groups, message boards, etc
- Ability to use a web-based data analysis tool
- Access to networked computer capable of displaying Persian text
- Excellent attention to detail
- Ability to work independently
- Excellent English communication skills
- Candidates with US citizen or permanent resident status are preferred.

- Identify dialect or colloquial Persian text in Persian or Latin script
- Review transliterated/latinized Persian text and provide the equivalent terms
in Persian script
- Identify the dialect indicators (if any) in Persian text
- Vocalize Persian script

Address for Applications:

Eva Sanchez
150 CambridgePark Dr.
Cambridge, MA 02474

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Contact Information:

Eva Sanchez
Email: evabasistech.com
Phone: 617-3867107
Fax: 617-3862020

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