LINGUIST List 29.627

Wed Feb 07 2018

Jobs: Applied Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Syntax: Computational Linguist, Lionbridge Technologies, Inc.

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <clarelinguistlist.org>


Date: 06-Feb-2018
From: Sofia Hirvonen <v-Sofia.Hirvonenlionbridge.com>
Subject: Applied Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Syntax: Computational Linguist, Lionbridge Technologies, Inc.
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University or Organization: Lionbridge Technologies Inc.
Department: Machine Intelligence team
Job Location: , ---------------- (Telecommute)
Web Address: http://www.lionbridge.com/
Job Title: Computational linguists: various languages

Job Rank: Computational Linguist

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; Semantics; Syntax

Required Language(s): Danish (dan)
                            English (eng)
                            Finnish (fin)
                            French (fra)
                            German (deu)
                            Hungarian (hun)
                            Italian (ita)
                            Portuguese (por)
                            Russian (rus)

Description:

Join our multi-cultural team working on the cutting edge Machine Intelligence projects! We are looking for computational linguists native in English (any locale), Russian, Portuguese (both Brazilian and European), Danish, Finnish, Hungarian, Italian, French (France), or German for our ongoing and future projects.

Requirements:

- Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computational Linguistics or Bachelor’s or Master’s in general linguistics and studies in Computational Linguistics or Computer Science
- Native language: English (any locale), Russian, Portuguese (both Brazilian and European), Danish, Finnish, Hungarian, Italian, or German, French (France)
- Strong linguistic comprehension
- Experience in language tools development
- Knowledge of Regular Expressions, Perl, XML, Shell scripting and alike
- Experience in annotation (POS)/syntax (grammar dependency) related work is a plus
- Great attention to detail while working efficiently
- Good organizational and analytical skills
- Good communication skills
- Excellent English skills, other language skills are a plus
- Possibility to work part-time (around 30 hours/week) on freelancer basis.

Projects description: miscellaneous projects on language engines development (development of proofing tools, working with POS, syntactic dependencies, speech recognition, etc.)

Projects schedule: differs for different languages

Please send the application with the hourly rate request and your CV to the application email below.

Lionbridge enables more than 800 world-leading brands to increase international market share, speed adoption of products and effectively engage their customers in local markets worldwide. Using our innovative cloud technology platforms and our global crowd of more than 100,000 professional cloud workers, we provide translation, digital marketing, global content management and application testing solutions that ensure global brand consistency, local relevancy and technical usability across all touch points of the customer life cycle. Based in Waltham, Mass., Lionbridge maintains solution centers in 28 countries

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

Email Address for Applications: jobs.gsmilionbridge.com
Contact Information:
Resource coordinator Sofia Hirvonen
Email: v-Sofia.Hirvonenlionbridge.com

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