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LINGUIST List 20.1091

Thu Mar 26 2009

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

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

Message 1: English & Machine Learning: Rank Open, NetBase Solutions, Inc., Mt. View, CA, USA
Date: 26-Mar-2009
From: Steve Winters <swintersnetbase.com>
Subject: English & Machine Learning: Rank Open, NetBase Solutions, Inc., Mt. View, CA, USA
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University or Organization: NetBase Solutions, Inc.
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. Accelovation 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 corporations. 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
application email address listed below with the subject of 'Machine
Learning Specialist'.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Email Address for Applications: teamnetbase.com
Contact Information:
Steve Winters
Email: swintersnetbase.com

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