LINGUIST List 22.1565|
Wed Apr 06 2011
Jobs: English & Comp Ling: Knowledge Engineer, Language Computer Corp
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1. Arnold Jung ,
English & Computational Linguistics: Knowledge Engineer, Language Computer Corporation, Texas, USA
Message 1: English & Computational Linguistics: Knowledge Engineer, Language Computer Corporation, Texas, USA
From: Arnold Jung <jobs2011languagecomputer.com>
Subject: English & Computational Linguistics: Knowledge Engineer, Language Computer Corporation, Texas, USA
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University or Organization: Language Computer Corporation
Job Location: Texas, USA
Web Address: http://www.languagecomputer.com
Job Rank: Knowledge Engineer
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics
Required Language(s): English (eng)
This position has been filled.
Language Computer Corporation (LCC) is a privately-owned company committed
to the development of next-generation natural language processing (NLP)
technologies. Since our founding in 1995, we've provided both government
and commercial customers with intelligent, semantically-informed search and
discovery software tools which unlock value by actually understanding the
information stored in large collections of text. LCC has spun off two
semantic technology startups, including Swingly, a Web-scale answer engine,
and Extractiv, a high-performance content harvesting service.
We are seeking linguists to assist in developing our language processing
Tasks could include data analysis, annotation, and knowledge resource
creation (e.g. lexicons and grammars). The position will last 8-12 weeks at
our offices in Richardson, TX. Start time is immediate. Ideal candidates
must possess a constant desire to learn the new technologies involved,
think creatively to solve the kinds of problems associated with NLP, and
work with software engineers to define the tasks. There is a possibility
that the position could transition into a full-time job.
-Fluency in English
-Linguistics or Computational Linguistics degree, or at least 3 years in a
-Familiarity with the Linux platform
-Programming experience (Java, Python, etc.)
-Proficiency with regular expressions
Application Deadline: This position has been filled.
Email Address for Applications: jobs2011languagecomputer.com
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