LINGUIST List 24.1480

Tue Apr 02 2013

Jobs: Thai; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax; Part-of-Speech Annotation: Consultant, Appen Butler Hill

Editor for this issue: Caylen Cole-Hazel <caylenlinguistlist.org>



Date: 01-Apr-2013
From: Daphne Guericke <dguerickeappenbutlerhill.com>
Subject: Thai; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax; Part-of-Speech Annotation: Consultant, Appen Butler Hill
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University or Organization: Appen Butler HillJob Location: ---------------- (Telecommute)Job Rank: Consultant

Specialty Areas: Morphology; Semantics; Syntax; Part-of-Speech Annotation

Required Language(s): Thai (tha)

Description:

Appen Butler Hill is seeking expert linguists who are native Thai speakers towork on a part-of-speech annotation project.

Main responsibilities include providing high-quality annotations of Thaicorpora with a moderately complex tag set according to specific guidelines.The successful candidate has a background in Linguistics with emphasis onsyntax and/or morphology. Previous experience with Part-of-Speech annotationprojects is a big plus.

The project will start right away and will continue until the middle of May2013. All work is done remotely; average time commitment will be approximately20-30 hours per week.

Required skills:- Native Thai speaker with good ability to read English instructions.- Bachelor Degree in Linguistics or higher, specializing in morphology, syntaxand/or semantics.- A preference for or experience with POS tagging.- Attention to detail.- Good internet connection.

Additional information:You will be required to sign a legally binding non-disclosure agreement at thetime of contract negotiation.

Compensation:We offer a competitive, hourly pay rate DOE (to be paid as 1099self-employment income).



Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH05/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=BUTLERHILL&cws=4&rid=546Contact Information: Daphne Guericke Email: dguerickeappenbutlerhill.com

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