LINGUIST List 30.1046

Wed Mar 06 2019

Jobs: English; German; Computational Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Researcher, Technische Universität Berlin

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 06-Mar-2019
From: Tim Polzehl <>
Subject: English; German; Computational Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics: Researcher, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
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University or Organization: Technische Universität Berlin
Department: Quality and Usabiliy Lab
Job Location: Berlin, Germany
Web Address:
Job Title: Research and Development: "Augmenting Artificial Intelligence by Crowds"

Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics; Information Extaction; Summarization; NLP

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                            German (deu)


Our distinguished, vivid and growing team, consisting of researchs and startupers, is hosted at Quality and Usability Lab, TU Berlin. You will work in a highly innovative, interdisciplinary and international team of three to ten experts from industry and research. Building cutting-edge technology we innovate fields of high-class semantic and data-driven analyzes, modeling and active learning, all set up in a scenery of futuristic crowdsourcing workforce incorporated in the loop.

Working field:
Your position will focus on the creation and implementation of advanced solutions combining human intelligence as provided by crowdsourcing and machine intelligence as provided by means of NLP, artificial intelligence and machine learning. It requires software development skills wrt front- and/or backend components. Advanced functional aspects may cover machine learning, artificial intelligence, deep speech or text processing, quality modelling, and may lead to international publications and a doctoral dissertation.

- Successfully completed university degree (Master, Diploma or equivalent) in electrical engineering, computer engineering/science, informatics, media informatics, information systems (or an equivalent technical background)
- Good Java skills on Server (Java EE (JPA, JaxRS), Maven, Glassfish) - OR - good skills on Type-/Javascript, HTML5, CSS3, SPA (e.g. Angular 7), Matlab
- General knowledge on: Administrating/Hosting Linux Systems, SQL (My-/ Postgres-), Cloud Environments, GIT
- Entrepreneurial or scientific experience is a plus
- Basic English or German
- Joy of working in an interdisciplinary and international environment

Please send your application with the reference number IV-35/19 and the usual documents (in particular letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of certificates, job references) to the application email provided below.

The vacancy is also available on the internet at:

Application Deadline:

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Dr. Tim Polzehl

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