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LINGUIST List 22.2142

Thu May 19 2011

Jobs: English, Comp Ling & Information Extraction: Scientist, Stripes39

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        1.     Scott Farrar , English & Information Extraction: Scientist, Stripes39, Washington, USA

Message 1: English & Information Extraction: Scientist, Stripes39, Washington, USA
Date: 17-May-2011
From: Scott Farrar <scott.farrarstripes39.com>
Subject: English & Information Extraction: Scientist, Stripes39, Washington, USA
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University or Organization: Stripes39
Job Location: Washington, USA
Job Rank: Scientist

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Information Extraction

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

Description:
We are looking for a lead information extraction expert to spear-head the
construction of a domain specific knowledge base. Duties will include
working with a team of domain experts to build out the KB for specific
entities and relations using automated and semi-automated methods.

Requirements:
-master's degree or higher in CS, NLP or related field
-experience in TAC / ACE techniques
-experience in evaluation of IE tasks

(Optional) qualities:
-experience with OWL ontologies
-cloud deployment
-parallel processing

Company Info:
Founded by a group of University of Washington graduates, Stripes39 is at
the cutting edge of web development and internet marketing.

Our marketing efforts focus on viral marketing, social media marketing, and
search engine optimization - driving millions of monthly unique visitors
per month to our portfolio of web properties. On the development side, we
are focused on creating innovative and useful formats/experiences for
content delivery, authoring authoritative/expert/journalistic content,
and executing large scale, data-driven, value-added content creation.

We're in an exciting time of growth, and are looking to add to our talented
and dedicated content development team.

Application Deadline: 15-Jun-2011

Email Address for Applications: scott.farrarstripes39.com
Contact Information:
Scott Farrar
Email: scott.farrarstripes39.com


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