LINGUIST List 29.1727

Sat Apr 21 2018

Jobs: Computational Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology: Linguist, Lionbridge Tampere

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 20-Apr-2018
From: Elena Pirttisalo <>
Subject: Computational Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology: Linguist, Lionbridge Tampere, USA
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University or Organization: Lionbridge Tampere
Department: Machine Intelligence team
Job Location: , USA (Telecommute)
Web Address:
Job Title: Spoken Language Linguists: different languages

Job Rank: Other

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Phonetics; Phonology

Required Language(s): Arabic, Gulf (afb)
                            English (eng)
                            Finnish (fin)
                            French (fra)
                            German (deu)
                            Japanese (jpn)
                            Korean (kor)
                            Turkish (tur)


WORK LOCATION: 3-4 weeks training on-site in Santa Clara, CA; the USA, and then remotely
START DATE: Immediate

- Native language: English UK, English Canada, English Singapore, Gulf Arabic, French France, French Canada, German, Japanese, Korean, Turkish, Finnish
- BS in Computational linguistics
- expert knowledge of phonetics IPA SAMPA
- Ability to write scripts in Python or similar scripting language
- Skilled in Bash and can use ssh git grep sed awk etc
- Up-to-date exposure to popular native culture and the ability to use that knowledge to inform data analysis
- Experience using OS X or iOS software is a plus
- Good organizational and analytical skills
- Excellent English skills, other language skills are a plus
- Strong communication skills, attention to detail, and proven ability to manage priorities

To apply for the position:
Please send us your complete resume in English to the application email address below. Please include:
- Current availability and how soon you could begin project work
- Hourly rate expectations
- Current country/city/state location

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Application Deadline: 31-May-2018 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Resource coordinator Elena Pirttisalo

Page Updated: 21-Apr-2018