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Job Announcement: Clarabridge

Natural Language Processing, Computational Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; General Linguistics: Linguist, Clarabridge, VA, USA

Employer: Clarabridge
Job Location: Virginia, USA
Rank: Linguist
Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
General Linguistics
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Natural Language Processing
LL Issue: 22.28
Date Submitted: 04-Jan-2011
Job Description: Interested in joining a rapidly growing Venture Capital backed emerging
company? Then look no further than Clarabridge. Our goal is to help our
clients fully access their ‘Voice of the Customer’ intelligence – and leverage
that information to their strategic and financial advantage. By bridging the
gap between their customers’ experience and our clients’ brand promise, we
provide a unique portal into the human dimension of our clients’ businesses.
With this insight, our clients gain the strategic edge in serving their
customers, controlling costs and risk, competing resourcefully and building

Clarabridge's award-winning software links the worlds of text mining, search
and business intelligence (BI) to enable enterprises to more quickly and
intuitively leverage all of their data—internal and external, structured and
unstructured-to make better business decisions. Clarabridge's Content Mining
Platform™ is the first text mining solution to work seamlessly with standard
BI applications, tools and techniques.

We are seeking a Linguist interested in joining a rapidly growing organization.
The Linguist will work closely with our NLP Team in researching and
developing lexica and grammars specific to various languages (“Language
Packs”) that will be used for various NLP tasks. She/he will be expected to
contribute substantive insight/action with regard to developing language
packs and must have a keen eye for understanding the end-user experience.

Specific responsibilities include:
- Research specific languages for their lexical, morphological, and
grammatical structures
- Develop original lexicons and reformat acquired lexicons
- Create grammatical rules using the research done above or other sources
- Analyze results from the system for mistakes and plan for improvement
- Willingness to focus research and development of Language Packs on
meeting the end-user’s needs

- Strong understanding and experience mapping out the lexical,
morphological, and grammatical structures of languages that are unfamiliar to
- Experience and familiarity with grammatical formalisms and NLP systems
- Strong written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills in English
- Strong project management skills
- Basic computer skills (Windows) a MUST
- Experience with SQL and data warehousing a plus
- Experience with scripting languages (Perl, Python, etc.) a plus
- Familiarity with various Indo-European languages a plus
- Familiarity with various Asian languages a plus
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application Address: Kathe  Yamagata , Vice President Human Capital
11400 Commerce Part Dr.
Reston   US  20191
Application Email: click here to access email
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Contact Information: Kathe  Yamagata , Vice President Human Capital
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Phone: 5712991880 Fax: 5712991805