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LINGUIST List 22.3271

Tue Aug 16 2011

Jobs: Statistical Machine Translation: Consultant, Sogeti Luxembourg

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        1.     Laurent Marquis , Computational Linguistics; Statistical Machine Translation: Consultant, Sogeti Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Message 1: Computational Linguistics; Statistical Machine Translation: Consultant, Sogeti Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Date: 16-Aug-2011
From: Laurent Marquis <laurent.marquissogeti.lu>
Subject: Computational Linguistics; Statistical Machine Translation: Consultant, Sogeti Luxembourg, Luxembourg
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University or Organization: Sogeti Luxembourg
Department: Public Sector
Job Location: Bertrange, Luxembourg
Web Address: http://www.sogeti.com
Job Rank: Consultant

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics


Description:

We are looking for experts in statistical machine translation (SMT) for an
important project in the European Public Sector.

Required experience and qualifications:
- PhD or MSc/Diploma in computational linguistics or computer science with
excellent knowledge of machine translation (MT) and/or machine learning for
natural language processing
- Familiarity with recent developments in SMT and the motivation to apply novel
approaches emanating from ongoing research to practical translation tasks in
many languages and to systematically evaluate their suitability
- Ability to write scientific papers and technical documents in English
- Open-mindedness and the will to collaborate closely within an international,
multidisciplinary team, motivation to work with a multilingual user community
- Experience in designing and running large-scale experiments, including the
necessary skills to manage large data sets and long-running experiments in a
distributed computational environment would be highly desirable, interest in
developing such skills is mandatory
- Experience with both statistical and grammar-based approaches to MT would
be highly desirable
- Good oral and written command of English is required; familiarity with
additional EU languages (preferrably Eastern/Northern European) is a strong
plus

If you match with this profile, please, send your CV to the email address below.

Application Deadline: 15-Sep-2011
Mailing Address for Applications:
Mr Laurent Marquis
36 route de Longwy
Bertrange 8080
Luxembourg
Email Address for Applications: laurent.marquissogeti.lu
Contact Information:
Mr Laurent Marquis
Email: laurent.marquissogeti.lu
Phone: +352 314401235


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