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LINGUIST List 19.1064

Tue Apr 01 2008

Jobs: English & Machine Learning: Rank Open, NetBase Solutions, Inc.

Editor for this issue: Luiza Newlin Lukowicz <luizalinguistlist.org>


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        1.    Steve Winters, English & Machine Learning: Rank Open, NetBase Solutions, Inc., Mountain View, CA, USA


Message 1: English & Machine Learning: Rank Open, NetBase Solutions, Inc., Mountain View, CA, USA
Date: 01-Apr-2008
From: Steve Winters <swintersnetbase.com>
Subject: English & Machine Learning: Rank Open, NetBase Solutions, Inc., Mountain View, CA, USA
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University or Organization: NetBase Solutions, Inc.
Department: Development
Job Location: California, USA
Web Address: http://www.netbase.com
Job Rank: Rank Open

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Machine Learning

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

NetBase, a well-funded, fast growing company with an impressive roster of
top-tier Fortune 500 companies, seeks to grow its team with a hands-on
machine learning specialist. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of
a growing and dynamic team that is committed to delivering the very best to
our customers. NetBase has great potential with an already sizable and
enviable customer roster.

NetBase's ground-breaking solution combines search and text analytics
technologies to help business users answer complex questions faster, more
accurately, and with greater confidence by finding and extracting answers
from the Internet and subscription content.

The Machine Learning Specialist role involves clustering/classification,
topic identification, named entity tagging, lexicon acquisition and pattern
identification from large corpora. The ideal candidate will have a PhD
degree in Computer Science or related field with experience in natural
language processing, computational linguistics, or information
retrieval/extraction. Strong programming skills are required. At least two
years of experience working with real life NL systems is required. A strong
research record is a plus. We look for people who are flexible (required in
a startup), learn quickly, and love getting into the details.

Applications from candidates who are eligible to work in US will be
immediately processed. Other applications may be processed later.

Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Relocation is required.

To apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter via email to the email
address listed below with the subject of 'Machine Learning Specialist'.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Email Address for Applications: teamnetbase.com
Contact Information:
Vice President of Engineering Steve Winters
Email: swintersnetbase.com




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