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LINGUIST List 22.3937

Sat Oct 08 2011

Jobs: Comp Ling; Natural Language Processing: Computational Linguist, LexisNexis

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        1.     Chris Anderson , Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing: Computational Linguist, LexisNexis


Message 1: Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing: Computational Linguist, LexisNexis
Date: 07-Oct-2011
From: Chris Anderson <christopher.andersonlexisnexis.com>
Subject: Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing: Computational Linguist, LexisNexis
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University or Organization: LexisNexis
Job Location: , ---------------- (Telecommute)
Web Address: http://lexisnexis.com/
Job Rank: Computational Linguist

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

LexisNexis is seeking a candidate to help lead and implement systems
responsible for extracting entities and locating facts about these entities
for eventual resolution.

The candidate will work within a systems development team responsible for
deploying content enrichment solutions as well as conduct data analysis to
create and deploy applications that help us build 'smart content'.

The candidate should have the following capabilities:
- Implementing entity and fact extraction and resolution applications
- Experience with natural language processing, named entity extraction,
artificial intelligence, machine learning and text mining
- Experience with text mining tools
- Testing and test management experience
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Strong problem solving and analytical skills
- Ability to think creatively and work independently, able to multitask, design,
implement and troubleshoot complex systems

Applicants should have the following:
- A graduate degree in computational linguistics, computer science or a
related discipline
- Relevant experience in information extraction and named entity
recognition and resolution

Other useful experience:
- Legal industry
- Publishing
- Information services
-Government intelligence

Application Deadline: 31-Mar-2012

Email Address for Applications: christopher.andersonlexisnexis.com
Contact Information:
Chris Anderson
Email: christopher.andersonlexisnexis.com


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