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Jobs: Computational Linguistics: Language Engineer, Nuance Communications

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 22-Feb-2018
From: Lea Mencner <>
Subject: Computational Linguistics: Language Engineer, Nuance Communications, Aachen, Germany
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University or Organization: Nuance Communications
Job Location: Aachen, Germany
Web Address:
Job Title: Language Engineer – 9 months contract (m/f)

Job Rank: Language Engineer

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics


- Analysis of costumer product requirements
- Specification of dialogs in co-operation with the costumer
- Implementation of dialog flows and grammar
- Test of dialog in development environment and on the infotainment system
- Evaluation of system, analysis of tickets and provide bug fixing
- Integrate and review localization of several languages in the dialog system
- Carry out of dictionary, grammar generation and transcription projects including the ability to organize multiple work packages for different co-workers and contractors.

- Number of Years of Work Experience: 3+, promising graduates are encouraged to apply
- Customer focus
- Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and at least one more language
- Experiences in user interface design,
- Experiences in programming (e.g. Python)
- Engineering practices in design, coding, and testing
- Team player
- Ability to manage external part time workers

Preferred Skills:
- Experiences in development of embedded systems
- Experience with speech recognition or related technologies is an advantage
- Experience with localization
- Experience with phonetic transcriptions
- Experience with user studies

Application Deadline: This position has been filled

Email Address for Applications:
Web Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Lea Mencner
Phone: +49 731-379501144

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