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LINGUIST List 21.2214

Thu May 13 2010

Jobs: Computational Ling; NLP: Senior Computational Linguist, Janya Inc

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        1.    Linda Stievater, Computational Linguistics; Computer Science; Natural Language Processing: Senior Computational Linguist, Janya Inc, USA

Message 1: Computational Linguistics; Computer Science; Natural Language Processing: Senior Computational Linguist, Janya Inc, USA
Date: 11-May-2010
From: Linda Stievater <lindasjanyainc.com>
Subject: Computational Linguistics; Computer Science; Natural Language Processing: Senior Computational Linguist, Janya Inc, USA
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University or Organization: Janya Inc
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address: http://www.janyainc.com
Job Rank: Senior Computational Linguist

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Computer Science; Natural Language Processing


Description:

Senior Computational Linguist

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 headquartered in Amherst, New York, with offices in Washington, DC.

Job Summary

We are seeking an experienced computational linguist who will lead the
development and implementation of vertical solutions based on our Semantex
text analytics platform. We are looking for a creative leader who is both
hands-on, as well as capable of directing a team.

Responsibilities

- Develop 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
- Collaborate with engineering and other teams to ensure client needs and
schedules are met.
- Manage and mentor professional services employees that have a diverse
knowledge of business processes and solution best practices.

Knowledge and Experience

- Advanced degree in computational linguistics or computer science;
expertise in natural language processing (including statistical NLP),
computational linguistics, or information retrieval required
- 5+ years of experience with language technologies, hands-on experience
with language engineering tools
- Experience with solutions integration involving search, other language
tools is desirable
- Possess strong management skills; experience with customer-facing
responsibilities, such as professional services
- Demonstrated ability to work with and lead cross-functional teams, strong
communication and writing skills.

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. EEO

Please forward your resume to: careersjanyainc.com. The subject field of
your email must include Sr. Computational Linguist.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

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

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