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LINGUIST List 19.3809

Fri Dec 12 2008

Jobs: NLP, Machine Learning: Scientist, Logical Properties, Inc.

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        1.     Jobs, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Statistical Parsing: Scientist, Logical Properties Inc., Montreal, Quebec, Canada


Message 1: Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Statistical Parsing: Scientist, Logical Properties Inc., Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Date: 11-Dec-2008
From: Jobs <jobs05lawjaylogicalproperties.com>
Subject: Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Statistical Parsing: Scientist, Logical Properties Inc., Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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University or Organization: Logical Properties Inc.
Job Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Job Rank: Scientist

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Statistical Parsing


Description:

The Company:

Logical Properties is a global leader in the design and delivery of
dedicated software systems for the customs compliance and international
trade industries. The company's flagship solution, 3CE, is widely
recognized as the state-of-the-art for automated commodity classification.
Our growth has enabled us to create a new position of Scientific Researcher.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will be leading the research of statistical
natural language processing algorithms and applications. As an experienced
researcher and developer, the candidate has a keen interest in developing
real-world software through applied research in the fields of statistical
NLP, machine learning and data mining. The candidate will work with a team
of computational linguists and software developers and report to the chief
software architect.

Job Requirements:

Required Skills

- Extensive knowledge and understanding of Machine Learning applied to
Natural Language Processing (NLP), Data Mining, or Text Mining
- Solid background in statistical methods in NLP
- Experience in robust linguistic parsing of user queries
- Experience in building proof of concept systems
- Experience in programming
- Excellent communication and documentation skills

Desired Skills

- 5+ years of industry experience
- Understanding of semantic representations and ontology construction
- Understanding of information retrieval

Benefits:

Logical Properties offers a competitive salary and employee benefits. The
company also offers an informal and harmonious work environment, as well as
an opportunity to work closely with a team of highly educated, diverse and
self-motivated individuals. Above all, the company encourages
communication, and values new ideas and innovation.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Email Address for Applications: jobs05lawjaylogicalproperties.com
Contact Information:
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