LINGUIST List 17.1896|
Tue Jun 27 2006
Jobs: English & Text/Corpus Ling:Analyst Programmer, HarperCollins Pub.
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English & Text/Corpus Linguistics: Analyst Programmer, HarperCollins Publishers, Scotland, United Kingdom
Message 1: English & Text/Corpus Linguistics: Analyst Programmer, HarperCollins Publishers, Scotland, United Kingdom
From: Lesley Devine <vacanciesharpercollins.co.uk>
Subject: English & Text/Corpus Linguistics: Analyst Programmer, HarperCollins Publishers, Scotland, United Kingdom
University or Organization: HarperCollins Publishers
Department: Dictionaries Division
Specialty Areas: Text/Corpus Linguistics
Required Language(s): English (eng)
Collins is looking to recruit an Analyst Programmer to join the highly
successful Dictionaries Division, based in Glasgow. This is a varied and
challenging role requiring an interest in GUI development and corpus
linguistics, a flexible approach and good attention to detail.
Applicants must have:
- Sound knowledge of .NET, C#, Visual Studio, XML, SQL Server.
- At least one year's first-hand experience of developing complex
applications in Visual Studio and SQL Server or equivalent.
- The ability to develop projects to tight timescales.
- The ability to work with both Windows and Unix.
- Good communication skills.
- Proven documentation skills.
- An interest in languages and linguistics (esp. corpus linguistics).
In addition, the following would be desirable, but not essential:
- Knowledge of C++, C, Perl, Python and/or XSLT.
- An interest in typesetting.
Applicants should thrive in a team environment, but must also be
self-motivated. The successful candidate will enjoy an exciting,
challenging role with an excellent benefits package.
Please email a copy of your CV, together with a cover letter clearly
stating your current and expected salary level, to Lesley Devine.
Address for Applications:
Ms Lesley Devine
Glasgow, Scotland G64 2QT
Application Deadline: 11-Jul-2006
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