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LINGUIST List 22.3415

Tue Aug 30 2011

Jobs: Various Langs;Phoneticians/Linguists, Lionbridge Testing Services

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        1.     Kati Sarkka , Various Languages; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Phonetics: Phoneticians and Linguists, Lionbridge Testing Services

Message 1: Various Languages; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Phonetics: Phoneticians and Linguists, Lionbridge Testing Services
Date: 30-Aug-2011
From: Kati Sarkka <kati.sarkkalionbridge.com>
Subject: Various Languages; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Phonetics: Phoneticians and Linguists, Lionbridge Testing Services
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University or Organization: Lionbridge Testing Services
Department: Tampere, Finland
Job Location: , ---------------- (Telecommute)
Web Address: http://www.lionbridge.com
Job Rank: Phoneticians and Linguists

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Phonetics

Required Language(s): French (fra)
                            German, Swiss (gsw)
                            Slovak (slk)
                            Malay (zlm)

Description:

Lionbridge is the leading provider of translation, development and testing
solutions that enable clients to create, release, manage and maintain their
technology applications and Web content globally.

A key differentiator for Lionbridge is our global footprint, which enables
us to deliver superior service to customers through local contacts and
resources. We employ more than 4,200 specialists, including linguists,
project managers, engineers, subject matter experts, content developers,
application developers and quality assurance professionals, in 26
countries. We also work with a network of 85,000 independent multilingual
workers including translators, interpreters, web raters and subject matter
experts across more than 100 countries.

For more information on our company and services, please see our web site.

We are looking for part-time Phoneticians and Linguists.

Native language one of the following:
- Slovak
- Malay
- German (Switzerland)
- French

Desired qualifications:
- For Phoneticians: Master's in Linguistics with strong background on
Phonetics
- For Linguists: Master's in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics
- Experience in reviewing/annotating texts
- Experience in Language Technology, particularly in Speech Processing
- Either educational or work experience
- Experience in corpus/dictionary/terminology work
- Great attention to detail while working efficiently
- Good organizational and analytical skills, ability to work in a logical
and methodical way
- Good communication skills
- Excellent English skills, other language skills are a plus
- Possibility to work part-time or full-time from home on freelancer basis

Please send your application, CV and your hourly rate request to the
application email address listed below as soon as possible. Please provide
us information about your availability within the application.

Note:
If you fulfill the other criteria except the native language requirements, feel
free to send us an open application for our future project needs.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: jobs.tamperelionbridge.com
Contact Information:
Kati Sarkka
Email: kati.sarkkalionbridge.com


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