LINGUIST List 26.2868

Wed Jun 10 2015

Jobs: Icelandic; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics: Linguists and Computational Linguists, Lionbridge

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 10-Jun-2015
From: Elena Pirttisalo <>
Subject: Icelandic; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics: Linguists and Computational Linguists, Lionbridge
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University or Organization: Lionbridge
Department: Tampere
Job Location: , ---------------- (Telecommute)
Web Address:
Job Title: Linguists and Computational Linguists: Icelandic

Job Rank: Linguistics and Computational Linguists; Other

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics

Required Language(s): Icelandic (isl)


At the moment we are looking for Linguists and Computational Linguists for a project the goal of which will be handling of language orthography and grammar rules.

Required Skills/Background:

- Bachelor’s or Master’s in general linguistics
- Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computational Linguistics or Bachelor’s or Master’s in general linguistics and studies in Computational Linguistics
- Native language: Icelandic.
- Strong linguistic comprehension
- Experience in Language Technology - educational, research or work experience
- Experience in language tool development
- Experience in using scripting languages (Python, xml, Regular Expression, etc.)
- 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 20-30 hours/week

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

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.

Application Deadline: 30-Jun-2015

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

Page Updated: 10-Jun-2015