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LINGUIST List 18.246

Wed Jan 24 2007

Jobs: Corpus Develop: Programmer Analyst, Linguistic Data Consortium

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        1.    Kazuaki Maeda, Corpus Development: Programmer Analyst, Linguistic Data Consortium, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Message 1: Corpus Development: Programmer Analyst, Linguistic Data Consortium, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Date: 23-Jan-2007
From: Kazuaki Maeda <maedaldc.upenn.edu>
Subject: Corpus Development: Programmer Analyst, Linguistic Data Consortium, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA

University or Organization: Linguistic Data Consortium, University of Pennsylvania
Web Address: http://www.ldc.upenn.edu
Job Rank: Programmer Analyst
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Corpus
Development, Annotation Tool Development


The Linguistic Data Consortium at the University of Pennsylvania has an
immediate opening for a Programmer Analyst to support our linguistic data
creation projects.

This position will design and develop multi-modal multilingual software for
collecting, normalizing, processing and annotating language data; work with
annotation project managers to develop and execute tool specifications;
coordinate a small team of part-time programmers to provide timely support
of project goals; support both in-house and international user communities;
modify and improve existing software libraries; prepare and disseminate
multi-modal and multi-lingual data sets using standards such as Unicode and
XML; document tools and data formats; use techniques in natural language
processing to analyze multi-modal dataset; interact with domain
professionals at international meetings and via e-mail discussions; publish

Minimum Qualifications:

- BS/BA in Computer Science, Linguistics, Computational Linguistics or
equivalent (advanced degree preferred)

- Strong programming skills in at least two of the following programming
languages: Perl, Python, C++, and Java

- Solid knowledge of Unicode and XML

- Knowledge of Natural Language Processing and Corpus Linguistics

Position contingent upon funding.

The University of Pennsylvania is an affirmative action/equal opportunity
employer. For further information or to apply online please visit
http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/; search postings for reference number 060720279.

Application Deadline: 11-Feb-2007 (Open until filled)

Contact Information:
Kazuaki Maeda
Email: maedaldc.upenn.edu

Apply on-line at: http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu
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