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Job Announcement: Vicomtech

Spanish; English; Computational Linguistics: Senior Researcher, Vicomtech, San Sebastian, Spain


Employer: Vicomtech
Human Speech and Language Technologies
http://www.vicomtech.org
Job Location: San Sebastian, Spain
Rank: Senior Researcher
Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
Language Specialty: English
Spanish
LL Issue: 23.4055
Date Submitted: 01-Oct-2012
Job Description: Senior Researcher in Computational Linguistics

Vicomtech-IK4, an international applied research centre in Visual Interaction
and Communication Technologies located in San Sebastian (Spain) is looking
for a Senior Researcher in Computational Linguistics. We are looking for
someone who combines experience in linguistics and software engineering,
with research interests in Natural Language Processing and special focus on
Machine Translation, and also motivated by the transfer of this knowledge
into real world applications by building advanced research prototypes
developed to solve real needs. The selected candidate will have an important
role in the Human Speech and Language Technologies Department, including
advanced research, project management responsibilities and technical
leadership in high profile EU projects.

Requirements:
- Ph.D. in Computational Linguistics or related field.
- Experience in Machine Translation is desired.
- Good Written and Spoken Spanish and English. Any other languages will
be valued.

If you are:
- An accomplished researcher with management abilities and interests.
- A team player with an ambitious and creative personality.

We offer:
- A multi-cultural research environment.
- A multidisciplinary research team.
- A group active in the international Human Speech and Language
Technologies research field.
- The opportunity to develop management as well as research skills.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter describing your
experience and interest in the position to Dr.-Ing. Jorge Posada (Associate
Director) at the application email address below or call him at +34 943 30 92
30.
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application Email: click here to access email
Contact Information: Arantza  Del Pozo
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