LINGUIST List 27.107

Wed Jan 06 2016

Internships: Computational Ling; NLP Intern/USA

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <ashleylinguistlist.org>


Date: 06-Jan-2016
From: Vitor Carvalho <vitor.carvalhosnapchat.com>
Subject: NLP Internship at Snapchat Research
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University or Organization: Snapchat Research
Type of Work: NLP

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

Voluntary
Internship Location: Venice, California, USA
Minimum Education Level: MA
Special Qualifications: - Pursuing a PhD in computer science with a specialization in natural language processing or machine learning - Solid understanding of NLP and Machine Learning techniques. - Excellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structures, and algorithms. - Previous experience with NLP toolkits is desirable. - Programming experience in Java, C/C++, or Python is preferred.

Description:
- Conduct research in the area of Natural Language Processing using Snapchat Data and Infrastructure

- Develop prototypes and demos related to NLP areas such as Information Extraction, Topic Modeling, Language Representation, Speech Recognition, Text Mining, Search and Multimedia Processing.

- Document discoveries and present results to larger internal audiences.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Contact Information:
Vitor Carvalho
Email: vitor.carvalhosnapchat.com

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