LINGUIST List 21.105

Fri Jan 08 2010

Jobs: Native Speakers of Thai: Consultant, Basis Technology

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        1.    Bushra Zawaydeh, Native Speakers of Thai: Consultant, Basis Technology

Message 1: Native Speakers of Thai: Consultant, Basis Technology
Date: 08-Jan-2010
From: Bushra Zawaydeh <>
Subject: Native Speakers of Thai: Consultant, Basis Technology
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University or Organization: Basis Technology Department: Language Department Web Address:
Job Rank: Consultant

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing

Required Language(s): Thai (tha)


Basis Technology Corp. is seeking to hire two native speakers of Thai. Thiswill be for a short term, temporary contracting assignment. Work will beassigned per task, and work start date will be determined. The contractingposition includes tasks such as localizing annotation guidelines, andtagging files in Thai with information such as names of people, locations,organizations, etc, and segmenting Thai texts. The candidate needs to haveexcellent command of English and be a native speaker of Thai. It is alsoimperative that the candidate be computer savvy, know how to type their ownlanguage, and have high speed internet. In depth knowledge about thesyntax, linguistics, or previous working experience with the language is aplus. The candidate needs to be detail-oriented, be able to followdirections, and submit required work on time. The work will be doneremotely, and could be done in the weekends for about 20 hours per week. Ifyou are interested in the position, please send your resume to BushraZawaydeh at

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Email Address for Applications: Contact Information:
Bushra Zawaydeh Email: Phone: 6173867130 Fax: 6173862020

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