LINGUIST List 21.4484

Tue Nov 09 2010

Jobs: Greek & Translation: Language Specialist, Nuance Communications

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        1.     Craig Robertson , Greek & Translation: Language Specialist, Nuance Communications International BVBA, Ulm, Germany

Message 1: Greek & Translation: Language Specialist, Nuance Communications International BVBA, Ulm, Germany
Date: 05-Nov-2010
From: Craig Robertson <Craig.RobertsonNuance.com>
Subject: Greek & Translation: Language Specialist, Nuance Communications International BVBA, Ulm, Germany
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University or Organization: Nuance Communications International BVBA Department: Human Resources Job Location: , Germany Web Address: http://www.nuance.com
Job Rank: Language Specialist

Specialty Areas: Translation

Required Language(s): Greek (ell)

Description:

Nuance Inc. is a publicly traded company (Nasdaq: NUAN) with offices aroundthe world. Nuance is the market-leading supplier of speech and imagingsolutions that are used to automate a wide range of manual processes -increasing productivity, reducing costs and improving customer service.

Nuance Communications International BVBA is currently looking for a GreekLanguage Specialist. Your function will be to assist in the creation of astate-of-the-art voice for use with the market-leading Vocalizertext-to-speech (TTS) engine. Your job location is to be determined: eitherin Ulm, Germany, or Merelbeke, Belgium. A remote mode of working is alsonegotiable.

Role:-Design of text corpora for recording and testing-Supervising recordings with professional speakers for the creation of ahigh-quality speech database-Processing speech data-Testing the TTS voice

Profile:We are looking for enthusiastic, dedicated people who want to learn about,or increase their knowledge of, speech technology while making a realcontribution to a successful product. In terms of skills, we are seekingpeople who can do most - but not necessarily all - of the following:-Are a native (or near-native) speaker of Greek-Are fluent in English (which is a strong plus)-Studied Linguistics or a related discipline (experience with and knowledgeof Phonetics is a strong plus)-Are computer literate (no programming is required, but you should becomfortable working with MS Windows)

Offer:-A 3 month contract, with a possibility of extension-In-depth training in all aspects of the work, which gives you anopportunity to expand your professional expertise-An exciting and challenging job with an innovative international company-The opportunity to work in an enthusiastic, supportive team-Competitive remuneration package

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Email Address for Applications: Craig.RobertsonNuance.com Contact Information:
Craig Robertson Email: Craig.RobertsonNuance.com

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