LINGUIST List 26.2963

Sun Jun 21 2015

Jobs: Czech; Computational Linguistics; Lexicography; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax: Analytic Linguistic Project Manager, Google, Inc.

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <alamontlinguistlist.org>


Date: 21-Jun-2015
From: Jana Strnadova <AdvancedLinguisticsgmail.com>
Subject: Czech; Computational Linguistics; Lexicography; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax: Analytic Linguistic Project Manager, Google, Inc., Prague, Czech Republic
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University or Organization: Google, Inc.
Department: Natural Language Understanding
Job Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Job Title: Analytic Linguistic Project Manager [Czech]

Job Rank: Analytic Linguistic Project Manager; Manager; Other

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Lexicography; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax

Required Language(s): Czech (ces)

Description:

The role of the Analytic Linguistic Project Manager is to consult with Natural Language Understanding Researchers on creating guidelines and setting standards for a variety of NLP projects as well as to manage the work of a team of junior linguists to achieve high quality data output.

This includes:

- Training, managing and overseeing the work of a team of junior linguists
- Creating guidelines for semantic, syntactic and morphological projects
- Evaluating and analyzing data quality
- Consulting with researchers and engineers on the development of linguistic databases

Job requirements:

- Native-level speaker of Czech and fluent in English
- Master's degree or higher in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics with experience in semantics, syntax, morphology or lexicography
- Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts; should have an interest in natural language processing
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Good organizational skills
- Previous project management and people management experience
- Some programming language or previous experience working in a Linux environment is a plus

Project duration: 6-12 months (with potential for extension)

This is not a permanent position but a full-time contract position.

For immediate consideration, please email your CV and cover letter in English (PDF format preferred) with "Analytic Linguistic Project Manager [Czech]" in the subject line.

Application Deadline: 19-Jul-2015 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: AdvancedLinguisticsgmail.com
Contact Information:
Jana Strnadova
Email: AdvancedLinguisticsgmail.com

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