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LINGUIST List 23.158

Mon Jan 09 2012

Jobs: Various Languages: Phoneticians, Lionbridge Testing Services

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        1.     Kati Sarkka , Danish; Norwegian Bokmål; French; Dutch; Phonetics; Phonology: Phoneticians, Lionbridge Testing Services


Message 1: Danish; Norwegian Bokmål; French; Dutch; Phonetics; Phonology: Phoneticians, Lionbridge Testing Services
Date: 09-Jan-2012
From: Kati Sarkka <kati.sarkkalionbridge.com>
Subject: Danish; Norwegian Bokmål; French; Dutch; Phonetics; Phonology: Phoneticians, Lionbridge Testing Services
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University or Organization: Lionbridge Testing Services
Department: Tampere, Finland
Job Location: ---------------- (Telecommute)
Web Address: http://www.lionbridge.com
Job Rank: Phoneticians

Specialty Areas: Phonetics; Phonology

Required Language(s): Danish (dan)
Dutch (nld)
French (fra)
Norwegian Bokmål (nob)

Description:

Lionbridge is the leading provider of translation, development and testing
solutions that enable clients to create, release, manage and maintain their
technology applications and Web content globally.

A key differentiator for Lionbridge is our global footprint, which enables us
to deliver superior service to customers through local contacts and
resources. We employ more than 4,200 specialists, including linguists,
project managers, engineers, subject matter experts, content developers,
application developers and quality assurance professionals, in 26
countries. We also work with a network of 85,000 independent multilingual
workers including translators, interpreters, web raters and subject matter
experts across more than 100 countries.

For more information on our company and services, please see our web
site.

We are looking for part-time Phoneticians

Native language one of the following:
- Danish
- French (Belgium)
- French (Switzerland)
- Norwegian (Bokmål)
- Dutch (Netherlands)

Required qualifications:
- Master's in Phonetics or Computational Linguistics with strong
background on Phonetics
- Experience in reviewing/annotating texts
- Experience in Language Technology, particularly in in Speech
Recognition and Text-To-Speech technologies (either educational or work
experience)
- Familiar with running command-line tools
- Experience in corpus/dictionary/terminology work
- Ability to use scripting is languages, such as Perl or Python, is a plus
- Great attention to detail while working efficiently
- Good organizational and analytical skills, ability to work in a logical and
methodical way
- Good communication skills
- Excellent English skills, other language skills are a plus
- Possibility to work part-time from home on freelancer basis (Minimum
availability at least 5 hours a week)

Please send your application, CV and your hourly rate request to the
application email address listed as soon as possible. Please provide us
information about your availability within the application. Note: If you fulfill
the other criteria except the native language requirements, feel free to
send us an open application for our future project needs.


Application Deadline: 31-Jan-2012

Email Address for Applications: jobs.tamperelionbridge.com
Contact Information:
HR Manager Kati Sarkka
Email: kati.sarkkalionbridge.com

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