LINGUIST List 27.1663

Fri Apr 08 2016

Jobs: English; Mandarin; Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Translation: Developer, Anacode GmbH

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 07-Apr-2016
From: Janna Lipenkova <>
Subject: English; Mandarin; Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Translation: Developer, Anacode GmbH, Berlin, Germany
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University or Organization: Anacode GmbH
Job Location: Berlin, Germany (Telecommute)
Web Address:
Job Title: Developer NLP/Machine Learning (Chinese)

Job Rank: Other; Programmer; Researcher; Scientist

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Translation

Required Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            English (eng)


Developer NLP/Machine Learning (Chinese)

Anacode is currently looking for a developer with knowledge of Machine Learning and the Chinese language to support us for new projects in the areas of text mining and sentiment analysis.

We welcome applications from qualified programmers seeking freelance or full-/part-time employment. Applications from advanced students with a proven track record will also be considered.


- Autonomous design and development of various text processing algorithms, such as text categorization, sentiment analysis, named entity extraction, parsing
- Customization of the algorithms to the specifics of Web data
- Coordination of algorithms and their output representation with UI development

Required skills

- Knowledge and experience in Python programming
- Theoretical basis, experience and strong interest in Machine Learning
- Mastery of Chinese language
- Interest in Natural Language Processing and Text Mining


- A young, interdisciplinary and international team
- A lot of room for responsibility and implementation of your ideas
- Flexible work agreement, adapted to your needs in terms of time and location
- Competitive financial package

About Anacode

Anacode GmbH develops text analytics applications with a focus on Emerging Markets (currently: China). The applications are based on state-of-the-art linguistic analysis and machine learning. We are constantly integrating new exciting NLP functionality and new geographical markets are already on target. Anacode’s team mixes specialists in software development, linguistics and business, all with strong academic backgrounds, hands-on experience and high intercultural affinity.

Location: Berlin; partial home or remote office can be considered.

Contact : Please contact us with a CV and a list of references at the following email:

Application Deadline: 31-Dec-2016 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Janna Lipenkova

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