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Job Announcement: Nuance Communications

Computational Linguistics; Dialog Systems: Dialog System Developer, Nuance Communications

Employer: Nuance Communications
Job Location: ---------------- (Telecommute)
Rank: Dialog System Developer
Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
Dialog Systems
LL Issue: 23.3544
Date Submitted: 23-Aug-2012
Job Description: We are expanding our dialog group and are looking for several dialog
developers at both the senior and junior levels.

With the advent of Siri, there is a lot of excitement about NLP and
especially dialog in industry. Nuance is a major player in this field, and is
developing cool applications in NLU and dialog in a number of different
domains, including mobile, automotive, and TV. (Google our DragonGo,
DragonDrive, DragonTV, and products for some examples.)

Job Description:
- Develop and design dialog management rules for various domains
- Work on intent recognition for NLU output and intent generation for
- Contribute to improving our task-based dialog platform to handle ever-
increasingly complex dialogs
- Location is negotiable -- our group is spread out among a number of
Nuance locations around the world

- Good Java coding skills
- Degree in CS, NLP, etc.
- At least some knowledge of NLP and/or AI
- Knowledge of and experience with task-based dialog a plus

If you're interested, please send your CV to the application email
address below.
Application Deadline: 30-Nov-2012
Open until filled
Application Email: click here to access email
Contact Information: Nate  Blaylock
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