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LINGUIST List 20.1744

Wed May 06 2009

Jobs: Arabic & Compling: Researcher, Janya Inc., Buffalo, NY, USA

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        1.    Linda Stievater, Arabic & Computational Linguistics: Researcher, Janya Inc., Buffalo, NY, USA

Message 1: Arabic & Computational Linguistics: Researcher, Janya Inc., Buffalo, NY, USA
Date: 06-May-2009
From: Linda Stievater <lindasjanyainc.com>
Subject: Arabic & Computational Linguistics: Researcher, Janya Inc., Buffalo, NY, USA
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University or Organization: Janya Inc.
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address: http://www.janyainc.com
Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Arabic

Required Language(s): Arabic

Description:

Janya Inc., located in suburban Buffalo, New York, is a leader in
technology pertaining to natural language processing, machine learning,
information extraction and text mining.

We are seeking a computational linguist to (i) participate in R&D efforts
involving natural language processing, and (ii) enhance the Semantex
platform by adding multilingual processing capabilities. Requirements:
(i) PhD preferred in Computational Linguistics, Linguistics or Computer
Science; (ii) work experience in production-quality NLP systems. Expertise
in Arabic NLP, including familiarity with various dialects of Arabic is
required; experience with Farsi and Urdu is highly desirable.

This position is in Buffalo, NY. Candidates must be eligible to work in
US, although a U.S. citizen is preferred. Salary will be commensurate with
education and experience. Janya offers a generous benefits package that
includes health insurance, 401 (k) plan and vacation time.

Requirements:
- PhD or Masters degree in Computer Science or Linguistics
- Expertise in Arabic NLP
- 3-5 years hands-on experience in development of large-scale text
processing systems
- Linux and Windows development experience

For immediate consideration, please send a MS Word or PDF version of your
resume to careersjanyainc.com. Important: The subject field of your
email must include Arabic Computational Linguist. EEO.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Email Address for Applications: careersjanyainc.com
Contact Information:
Linda Stievater
Email: lindasjanyainc.com

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