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LINGUIST List 23.2756

Mon Jun 18 2012

Jobs: English; Comp Ling; Semantics: Consultant, Expert System

Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox <sarahlinguistlist.org>

Date: 18-Jun-2012
From: Francesca Petronio <fpetronioexpertsystem.net>
Subject: English; Computational Linguistics; Semantics: Consultant, Expert System, District of Columbia, USA
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University or Organization: Expert System
Job Location: District of Columbia, USA
Web Address: http://www.expertsystem.net
Job Rank: Consultant

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Natural Language Processing

Required Language(s): English (eng)


Expert System is a leading software company specializing in the
delivery of an advanced semantic intelligence platform and is now
looking to hire a Computational Linguist based in the greater
Washington DC area.

The ideal candidate(s) is enthusiastic about using his/her skills in
English computational linguistics to extend our natural language
platform into this language.

Primary responsibilities include:
- Develop computational algorithms and code to process human
language and provide insights into the embodied complex,
heterogeneous data;
- Identify appropriate algorithms, methods and tools to process
human language in response to clients' requirements;
- Help to create the related software tools and utilities needed;
- Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams to deliver the tools and
utilities required;
- Seek regular interaction with clients to understand emerging needs
that can be addressed by computational linguistics.

The ideal candidate has a Master Degree in Linguistics or in
Computer Science specializing in Computational Linguistics, Natural
Language Processing or a related field, and experience in
computational manipulation and analysis of natural language
documents. Previous experience in the intelligence field will be
considered a plus.

Additional requirements include:
- Ability to solve natural language processing problems for clients;
- Self-direction and motivation - to take initiative to address issues in
scope of responsibility, to manage multiple action items and tasks,
and to keep stakeholders engaged and informed;
- Accuracy to check and control contents to make sure there are no
mistakes before delivering;
- Curiosity about new application domains;
- Ability to collaborate in cross-functional, geographically distributed

Salary package is dependent upon relevant experience and

About Expert System:
Expert System has been in business since 1989. We were the first to
develop a true semantic technology and are considered the largest
and most mature vendor in the space. We have been profitable since
the beginning, with recent growth at a compound rate of 50%. Expert
System's delivers on the promise of advanced knowledge
management using true semantic reasoning technology. We have a
stand-alone platform but also support and improve the capabilities of
other enterprise knowledge management software.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: fpetronioexpertsystem.net
Contact Information:
Francesca Petronio
Email: fpetronioexpertsystem.net

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