LINGUIST List 21.1901|
Wed Apr 21 2010
Jobs: Computational Ling: Director of Solutions, Janya Inc.
Editor for this issue: Erin Smith
The LINGUIST List strongly encourages employers to use non-discriminatory standards in hiring policy. In particular we urge that employers do not discriminate on the grounds of race, ethnicity, nationality, age, religion, gender, or sexual orientation. However, we have no means of enforcing these standards.
Job seekers should pay special attention to language in ads regarding employment requirements and are encouraged to consult our international employment page at http://linguistlist.org/jobs/jobnet.html. This page has been set up so that people can report on the employment standards of various countries.
To post to LINGUIST, use our convenient web form at http://linguistlist.org/posttolinguist.cfm
Computational Linguistics & Computer Science: Director of Solutions, Janya Inc., New York, USA
Message 1: Computational Linguistics & Computer Science: Director of Solutions, Janya Inc., New York, USA
From: Linda Stievater <lindasjanyainc.com>
Subject: Computational Linguistics & Computer Science: Director of Solutions, Janya Inc., New York, USA
E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization: Janya Inc.
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address: http://www.janyainc.com
Job Rank: Director of Solutions
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Computer Science
Director of Solutions
Janya, a leader in natural language processing applications, offers
products and solutions based on its text analytics technology for DoD,
intelligence, law enforcement communities, and other government markets.
Janya is located in suburban Buffalo, New York State, USA, in the
technology corridor adjoining the State University of New York at Buffalo
The Director of Solutions will lead the development and implementation of
vertical solutions based on our Semantex text analytics platform.
Additionally, the person will be responsible for overseeing the strategic
direction of Janya's product lifecycle to ensure our solutions continue to
best serve the needs of our customers. We are looking for a creative
leader who will initially be hands-on working with a small team, and as
growth warrants, build the team.
-Customized vertical solutions based on Semantex
-Support the sales team in getting client buy-in to new applications and
creating solutions to meet specific client needs
-Direct overall product lifecycle planning and management for Semantex
-Assimilate information from clients, sales team, product management,
client services, and industry sources to develop both short and long term
product line vision and strategies.
-Collaborate with engineering and other functional teams to ensure product
development schedules are met.
-Oversee the communication of relevant information on product releases and
value proposition internally and externally as necessary.
-Manage and mentor product management and professional services employees
that have a diverse knowledge of business processes and solution best
Knowledge and Experience
-Advanced degree in computer science; expertise in natural language
processing, computational linguistics, or information retrieval
-Work experience with language technologies, hands-on experience with
language engineering tools
-5+ years of relevant industry experience, possess strong product
management and marketing skills, and have specific software experience in
the language technology industry.
-Demonstrated ability to work with and lead cross-functional teams, strong
communication and writing skills, and sound business and leadership judgment.
US citizen 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.
Please forward your resume to the application email listed. The subject
field of your email must include Director of Solutions.
Email Address for Applications: careersjanyainc.com
Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue
Please report any bad links or misclassified data
LINGUIST Homepage | Read
LINGUIST | Contact us
While the LINGUIST List makes every effort to ensure the linguistic relevance of sites listed
on its pages, it cannot vouch for their contents.