LINGUIST List 16.983

Thu Mar 31 2005

Jobs: English/Comp Ling: Computational Linguist, CA

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        1.    Michael Osofsky, English & Computational Linguistics: Computational Linguist, Stealth-Mode Startup, CA, USA


Message 1: English & Computational Linguistics: Computational Linguist, Stealth-Mode Startup, CA, USA

Date: 31-Mar-2005
From: Michael Osofsky <mjosofskyalum.mit.edu>
Subject: English & Computational Linguistics: Computational Linguist, Stealth-Mode Startup, CA, USA


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University or Organization: Stealth-Mode Startup
Department: Engineering
Job Rank: Computational Linguist
Specialty Areas:
Applied Linguistics;
Computational Linguistics;
Discourse Analysis;
General Linguistics;
Semantics;
Information Retrieval,
Knowledge Extraction,
Language Generation
Required Language: English (ENG)


Description:

This position is for a Computational Linguist who is well established in the
field to play a hands-on role innovating on our patent-pending technology. The
ideal candidate is passionate about applying theory to practice and demonstrates
leadership by acting as a role-model. We are a stealth-mode startup in Mountain
View, California and we have customers, revenue, and funding.

Qualifications:
-8+ years commercial experience in software engineering
-Startup mentality (proactive, optimistic, flexible and willing to be extremely
hands-on)
-Experience with Internet-scale NLP applications
-Demonstrated leadership ability and strong teamwork and communication skills
-High degree of integrity, passion and drive
-MS in Computer Science, PhD preferred
-Natural sciences background or patent-holder desired

Compensation includes stock options and benefits include medical and dental.
Please submit resume and cover letter via email to mjosofskyalum.mit.edu with
the subject of Computational Linguist.

Keywords:
- Computational Linguistics
- Natural Language Processing (NLP)
- Machine Learning
- Information Retrieval
- Knowledge Extraction
- Language Generation


Address for Applications:

Michael Osofsky
Send resume and cover letter by email only to mjosofskyalum.mit.edu

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Contact Information:

Michael Osofsky
Email: mjosofskyalum.mit.edu
Phone: 650-968-4741


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