LINGUIST List 29.3619

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Jobs: Swedish; Computational Linguistics; Lexicography; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax: Associate Linguist, Pygmalion

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Date: 19-Sep-2018
From: Vikki Ha <>
Subject: Swedish; Computational Linguistics; Lexicography; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax: Associate Linguist, Pygmalion, Stockholm, Sweden
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University or Organization: Pygmalion
Job Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Job Title: Associate Linguist [Swedish]

Job Rank: Associate Linguist

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Lexicography; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax; NLP

Required Language(s): Swedish (swe)


As an Associate Linguist, you will contribute to various tasks to develop and improve natural language processing.

This includes:
- Developing, maintaining and improving Natural Language Processing (NLP) system quality
- Training and/or evaluate NLP or dialogue systems, identify errors/regressions and propose solutions
- Contributing to various NLP tasks assigned to the team
- Creating, reviewing, annotating NLP linguistic data

Job requirements:
- Native ­level speaker of Swedish and fluent in English
- Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics or related disciplines
- Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts; learn in­house tools
- Keen interest in technology
- Keen interest in natural language processing, linguistics, and linguistic resources
- Attention to detail, and good organizational and communication skills
- Experience working with or exposure to Danish and Norwegian is a plus

Project duration: Up to 2 years
This is not a permanent position but a full-time contract position.

How to apply:
For immediate consideration, please email your CV and cover letter in English (in PDF format) with “Associate Linguists [Swedish]” in the subject line to the application email provided below.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Vikki Ha

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