LINGUIST List 25.4341

Fri Oct 31 2014

Jobs: Russian; Computational Linguistics; Translation: Computational Linguist, Systran Software

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 30-Oct-2014
From: Human Resources <>
Subject: Russian; Computational Linguistics; Translation: Computational Linguist, Systran Software, California, USA
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University or Organization: Systran Software
Department: Development
Job Location: California, USA
Web Address:
Job Title: Computational Linguist

Job Rank: Programmer; Translator

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Translation

Required Language(s): Russian (rus)


SYSTRAN is currently seeking experienced professional Computational Linguists to join our team in San Diego developing software for the translation of natural languages. These are full-time opportunities with benefits.

- BS in Computer Science
- MS in Computational Linguistics or relevant field
- Thorough knowledge of current statistical machine translation technology
- Expert knowledge of C++ and Perl
- At least 3 years experience writing production software in a commercial environment
- Fluent English speaker
- Knowledge of an additional language is required
- Russian language is a strong plus
- US Citizen or Permanent Resident

SYSTRAN is the market leading machine translation solutions provider. The company's advanced language translation software helps enterprises and individuals communicate more effectively in multiple languages.

SYSTRAN's software instantly translates text from and into more than 50 languages for individuals to understand and publish any type of information. Use of SYSTRAN products and solutions increases business productivity in enterprise collaboration, eCommerce, customer support, knowledge management, search, and other initiatives.

In 2009 SYSTRAN extended its position as the industry's leading innovator by introducing the first hybrid machine translation engine. This breakthrough combines the advantages of linguistic technology with statistical techniques so the software automatically learns from existing and validated translations. SYSTRAN's hybrid machine translation solution is easy and quick to customize. The self-learning techniques allow users to train the software to any specific domain or business objective to achieve cost-effective publishable quality translations.

For more than 40 years, SYSTRAN products and solutions continue to be the choice of leading global corporations (Symantec, Cisco, EADS), Internet portals (Yahoo!®, Lycos®, AtlaVista™), and public agencies like the US Intelligence Community and the European Commission.

SYSTRAN is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, military service, or any other legally protected status.

Application Deadline: 30-Apr-2015 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Human Resources

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