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LINGUIST List 19.2057

Fri Jun 27 2008

Jobs: Computational Linguistics: Programmer, Abraxas Corp

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        1.    Danielle Faucher, Computational Linguistics: Programmer, Abraxas Corp, Herndon, VA, USA

Message 1: Computational Linguistics: Programmer, Abraxas Corp, Herndon, VA, USA
Date: 27-Jun-2008
From: Danielle Faucher <danielle.faucherabraxascorp.com>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Programmer, Abraxas Corp, Herndon, VA, USA
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University or Organization: Abraxas Corp
Department: IT
Job Location: Virginia, USA
Web Address: http://www.abraxascorp.com
Job Rank: Programmer

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing


Please Note: US Citizenship Required

Senior Computational Linguist
Specialty: Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing

Educational Background:
- MS in computational linguistics and 10+ years of experience in
designing, developing and evaluating human language technology OR
- PhD and 5+ years experience in designing, developing and evaluating
human language technology

Required Experience:
- Strong development skills in Java, C/C++ and Perl
- Expertise in one or more specialty areas including information
extraction, cross language information retrieval, cross-language name
matching, automatic summarization or machine translation. Other specialty
areas considered.
- Familiarity with issues in multilingual computing, localization and text
- Experience with processing very large corpora
- Solid background in both linguistics and programming/computer science
- Excellent oral and written communications skills.
- A combination of research and implementation experience.

Additional Experience:
- Advanced knowledge of one or more foreign languages
- Project management or tech lead experience
- Strong background in statistical modelling
- Experience with SQL and/or database programming

We also have a Junior level opening for the same type of work.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Email Address for Applications: danielle.faucherabraxascorp.com
Contact Information:
Technical Recruiter Danielle Faucher
Email: danielle.faucherabraxascorp.com
Phone: 7038218930

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