LINGUIST List 26.5020

Tue Nov 10 2015

Jobs: Italian; Computational Linguistics; Lexicography; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Analytic Linguistic Project Manager, Google, Inc.

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


Date: 09-Nov-2015
From: Silvia Pareti <AdvancedLinguisticsgmail.com>
Subject: Italian; Computational Linguistics; Lexicography; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Analytic Linguistic Project Manager, Google, Inc., Milan, Italy
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University or Organization: Google, Inc.
Department: Natural Language Understanding
Job Location: Milan, Italy
Job Title: Analytic Linguistic Project Manager [Italian]

Job Rank: Analytic Linguistic Project Manager; Manager

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Lexicography; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Required Language(s): Italian (ita)

Description:

Job 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:

- Reviewing and annotating linguistic data
- Deriving NLP data for new and on-going projects
- Training, managing, and overseeing the work of a team of junior linguists
- Creating guidelines for semantic, syntactic and morphological projects
- Consulting with researchers and engineers on the development of linguistic databases
- Identifying and assigning required tasks for a project
- Tracking and reporting the team's progress
- Monitoring and controlling quality of the data annotated by the team
- Providing linguistic/operational guidance and support to the team

Job requirements:

- Native speaker Italian 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
- Knowledge of a programming language or previous experience working in a Linux environment a plus

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

This is not a permanent position but a contract position.

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

Application Deadline: ASAP, open until filled

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: AdvancedLinguisticsgmail.com
Contact Information:
Silvia Pareti
Email: AdvancedLinguisticsgmail.com

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