LINGUIST List 23.5054

Tue Dec 04 2012

Jobs: Norwegian Bokmål; Comp Ling; Phonetics: Norwegian Computational Linguists, Lionbridge

Editor for this issue: Sarah Fox <>

Date: 03-Dec-2012
From: Kati Sarkka <>
Subject: Norwegian Bokmål; Computational Linguistics; Phonetics: Norwegian Computational Linguists, Lionbridge, Telecommute, Finland
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University or Organization: Lionbridge Job Location: Telecommute, Finland Job Rank: Norwegian Computational Linguists

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Phonetics; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Required Language(s): Norwegian Bokmål (nob)


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 native Norwegian Linguists/Computational Linguists

Required qualifications:- Master's in Linguists or Computational Linguistics with strong background on Phonetics
- Native Language Norwegian- 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 andmethodical way- Good communication skills- Excellent English skills, other language skills are a plus- Possibility to work part-time or fulltime from home on freelancer basis.

Please send your application, CV and your hourly rate request to us as soon as possible. Please provide us information about your availability and language skills within the application.

Application Deadline: 16-Jan-2013 Email Address for Applications: Contact Information:
HR Manager Kati Sarkka Email:

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