LINGUIST List 27.736

Mon Feb 08 2016

Jobs: Brazilian Portuguese; General Linguistics; Semantics; Syntax; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Junior Linguist, Lionbridge Technologies, Inc.

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Date: 05-Feb-2016
From: Elenn Stirbu <elenn.stirbulionbridge.com>
Subject: Brazilian Portuguese; General Linguistics; Semantics; Syntax; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Junior Linguist, Lionbridge Technologies, Inc., Sao Paulo, Brazil
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University or Organization: Lionbridge Technologies, Inc.
Department: Language Process
Job Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Web Address: http://www.lionbridge.com
Job Title: Brazilian Portuguese Junior Linguist

Job Rank: Junior Linguist; Other

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics; Semantics; Syntax; Text/Corpus Linguistics

Required Language(s): Portuguese (por)

Description:

Requirements:

- Native Brazilian Portuguese with BA or MA in linguistics
- Extensive knowledge of Brazilian Portuguese morphology, syntax and semantics
- Previous experience with data review and data annotation
- Familiarity with NLP tools and techniques

The tasks of a Junior Linguist include reviewing and annotating linguistic data and carrying out a number of tasks to improve natural language processing tools. This includes:

- Reviewing and annotating linguistic data
- Labeling text for semantic, syntactic and morphological characteristics
- Annotating lexicon entries according to guidelines
- Deriving NLP data for new and on-going projects

Type of work: Full time, remote work not possible
Start date: Immediately
Project duration: Until end of 2016

Please send us your complete resume in English, including your availability and hourly rate wish to the application email below.

Lionbridge is the leading provider of translation, development, language and testing solutions that enable clients to create, release, manage and maintain their technology applications and Web content globally.

We are looking for candidates who are passionate about language technology. If you are interested in joining our team, we would love to hear from you!

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

Email Address for Applications: tre_jobslionbridge.com
Contact Information:
Tampere Recruitment Elenn Stirbu
Email: elenn.stirbulionbridge.com

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