LINGUIST List 11.1156

Sat May 20 2000

Jobs: French Language: Various at Wordstream,MA,USA

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  1. Paula Gould, French Language: various levels at Wordstream, MA USA

Message 1: French Language: various levels at Wordstream, MA USA

Date: 19 May 2000 13:27:28 -0000
From: Paula Gould <pgouldwordstream.com>
Subject: French Language: various levels at Wordstream, MA USA


Rank of Job: various levels
Areas Required: French Language
Other Desired Areas: 
University or Organization: Wordstream
Department: 
State or Province: MA
Country: USA
Final Date of Application: open
Contact: Paula Gould pgouldwordstream.com

Address for Applications:
infowordstream.com OR 48 Grove Street 
Somerville
MA 02144
USA

Wordstream is a fully funded early-stage Internet company providing
revolutionary solutions for delivering multi-lingual content on the 
WWW. We have several immediate openings in our French Language 
Development area.

We are seeking a French Language Manager who will lead the people and
processes in our French Language Development area. Responsibilities
include:
 -Assist in the development and refinement of a proprietary universal
grammar and corresponding rules;
 -Identify, acquire and implement domain-specific (eg financial,
medical) wordsets to enhance our core database. (Financial and 
business domain a plus.)
 -Hire, train and manage the ongoing work of staff linguists and 
translators.
 -Collaborate with Japanese, English and Spanish language managers to
ensure consistency.
Qualifications include:
 -Leadership, project management and teamwork skills.
 -Demonstrated understanding of linguistic universals, especially
syntax and morphology.
 -Native or near-native fluency in French.
 -Strong command of English grammar.

In addition, we are seeking French staff linguists and translators to
be part of our French Language Development Team.
Openings exist for full-time permanent and temporary positions.
There are positions for various levels of expertise. 
Native or near-native fluency in French and a strong command of the 
English language is required. 
Familiarity with financial and business terms a plus.

We offer a competitive salary, options and benefits.
We are an equal opportunity employer.
Please visit our website:http://www.wordstream.com
Email resumes to infowordstream.com; fax: 617-666-2850



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