LINGUIST List 25.1372

Fri Mar 21 2014

Jobs: Yue Chinese; General Ling; NLP: Computational Linguist, Lionbridge

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 21-Mar-2014
From: Elena Pirttisalo <>
Subject: Yue Chinese; General Linguistics; Natural Language Processing: Computational Linguist, Lionbridge, Tampere, Finland
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University or Organization: Lionbridge
Department: Tampere
Job Location: Tampere, Finland
Web Address:
Job Title: Computational Linguist

Job Rank: Computational Linguist

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Natural Language Processing

Required Language(s): Chinese, Yue (yue)


Lionbridge is a leading provider of translation, online marketing, global content management and application testing solutions that ensure global brand consistency, local relevancy and technical usability across all touch points of the global customer lifecycle.

Using our innovative cloud technologies, global program management expertise and our worldwide crowd of more than 100,000 professional cloud workers, we provide integrated solutions that enable clients to successfully market, sell and support their products and services in global markets.
At the moment we are looking for Computational Linguists, for our current and possible future projects.

Required Skills/Background:
- Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computational Linguistics or Bachelor’s or Master’s in general linguistics and studies in Computational Linguistics
- Native language: Chinese, Hong Kong.
- Strong linguistic comprehension
- Experience in language tool development
- Experience in using scripting languages (Python, xml, Regular Expression, etc.)
- Experience in the field of phonetics and Speech engines development
- Experience in Language Technology - educational, research or work experience
- Experience in annotation/corpus/dictionary/terminology work is a plus
- Great attention to detail while working efficiently
- Good organizational and analytical skills
- Good communication skills
- Excellent English skills, other language skills are a plus
- Possibility to work part-time or full-time from home on freelancer basis, around 20 hours/week

Please send the application with the hourly rate request and your CV to the application email below

Application Deadline: 30-Apr-2014

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Resource Coordinator Elena Pirttisalo

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