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LINGUIST List 23.992

Tue Feb 28 2012

Jobs: Various Languages; Multilingual Development: Manager, Janya Inc.

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        1.     Jeffrey Leavoy , Various Languages; Multilingual Development: Manager, Janya Inc., NY, USA


Message 1: Various Languages; Multilingual Development: Manager, Janya Inc., NY, USA
Date: 27-Feb-2012
From: Jeffrey Leavoy <careersjanya.com>
Subject: Various Languages; Multilingual Development: Manager, Janya Inc., NY, USA
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University or Organization: Janya Inc.
Job Location: New York, USA
Web Address: http://www.janya.com
Job Rank: Manager

Specialty Areas: Discourse Analysis; Multilingual Solutions


Description:

**This position have been filled.

Janya Inc., located in suburban Buffalo, New York, is a leader in semantic
technology pertaining to natural language processing, machine learning,
information extraction and text mining. We are seeking a computational
linguist to serve as manager of Janya efforts to support text and data
analysis in languages other than English.

The candidate will (i) lead a small but growing team working to enhance
multilingual processing capabilities of Janya technologies, (ii) will
participate in government sponsored research and development efforts,
(iii) will directly support product enhancements to Janya platforms by
adding new language processing capabilities; and (iv) will represent
Janya in engagements with customers and partners.

This position will be based in Buffalo, NY or Washington, DC. Salary will
be commensurate with education and experience. Janya offers a
generous benefits package that includes health insurance, 401 (k) plan
and vacation time.

Requirements:
- PhD or Masters degree in Computer Science or Linguistics
- 3-5 years hands-on experience in development or support of Natural
Language Processing systems
- Expertise in programming required
- Expertise in discourse-level processing and/or semantics is required
- Fluency in Chinese, Arabic, Spanish, French, Portuguese, or another
language other than English
- Linux and Windows development experience
- US citizenship
- Must possess or be able to obtain a US Security Clearance
- Expertise in corpus-based, empirical, machine learning approaches to
language is highly desirable

For immediate consideration, please send your resume to
careersjanya.com. Janya is an Equal Employment Opportunity
employer.

Important: The subject field of your email must include Manager,
Multilingual Development.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: careersjanya.com
Contact Information:
Jeffrey Leavoy
Email: careersjanya.com
**This position have been filled.
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