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LINGUIST List 19.1635

Thu May 22 2008

Jobs: Comp Ling: Researcher, Barcelona Media Centre d'Innovació

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        1.     Fundació Barcelona Media, Computational Linguistics: Researcher, Barcelona Media Centre d'Innovació, Barcelona, Spain


Message 1: Computational Linguistics: Researcher, Barcelona Media Centre d'Innovació, Barcelona, Spain
Date: 22-May-2008
From: Fundació Barcelona Media <compresbarcelonamedia.org>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Researcher, Barcelona Media Centre d'Innovació, Barcelona, Spain
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University or Organization: Barcelona Media Centre d'Innovació
Department: GLiCom, Voice and Language Deparment
Job Location: , Spain
Web Address: http://www.barcelonamedia.org
Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                            Spanish (spa)

Description:

Barcelona Media, a research and innovation non-profit making organization
settled in Barcelona, offers a full-time position for a Computational
Linguist/Language Engineer to work in the organization, management and
maintenance of NLP architectures for linguistic tagging, machine
translation and information extraction. The resources and tools to work
with will be used in many of the projects where GLiCom/the Voice and
Language Group of Barcelona Media is currently involved (see
http://www.glicom.upf.edu/projects).

Requirements:
- Experience in programming NLP tools in on or more languages typically
used in the field.
- Acquaintance with linguistics in order to be able to successfully work in
processing tools for Catalan, Spanish and English.
- Good English speaking and writing skills.

Desirable:
- Knowledge of Catalan and/or Spanish.
- A degree, post-graduate or PhD in the areas of Computational Linguistics,
Computer Science, etc.
- Good Java, C# or C++ programming skills.

We offer:
- One year contract with the possibility of further extensions and eventual
stability
- Salary starting from 21.000 EUR per year, negotiated according to experience
- Work in European and National projects of applied research and in
company-oriented projects
Please check GLiCom's web site (http://www.glicom.upf.edu) and Barcelona
Media's web site.
Send your CV with relevant qualification and experience and two further
references to Gemma Muiños at the e-mail provided below.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Email Address for Applications: gemma.muinosbarcelonamedia.org
Contact Information:
Ms Gemma Muiños
Email: gemma.muinosbarcelonamedia.org

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