LINGUIST List 30.1272

Wed Mar 20 2019

Jobs: Dutch; French, Canadian; German; Norwegian Bokmål; Swedish: Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics: Computational Linguist, M47 Labs

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Date: 19-Mar-2019
From: Alex Grignon <infom47labs.com>
Subject: Dutch; French, Canadian; German; Norwegian Bokmål; Swedish: Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics: Computational Linguist, M47 Labs, Barcelona, Spain
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University or Organization: M47 Labs
Job Location: Barcelona, Spain
Web Address: https://www.m47labs.com/
Job Title: Computational Linguist

Job Rank: Computational Linguist; Other

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics

Required Language(s): Dutch (nld)
                            French (fra)
                            German (deu)
                            Norwegian Bokmål (nob)
                            Swedish (swe)
                            Canadian
                            French based

Description:

M47 Labs is a Barcelona based engineering and consulting company looking for Computational Linguists for a full time 6 month project. The ideal candidate has experience and passion for working with language data and the ability to help create, categorize, audit, and improve lexical data. The positions are located in Barcelona and are ready for immediate availability. At M47 Labs, we offer competitive rates and benefits. If this opportunity sounds like a fit for you, we encourage you to apply.

Description:
- Developing natural language processing code specific to your language.
- Leverage the power of large amounts of data to solve complex NLP.
- Provide input and suggestions towards innovating new approaches and new product features tailored to your home market.
- Automating and integrating workflow from diverse systems.
- Recording audio and creating audio tests
- Reviewing tests and identifying fixes

Key Qualifications:
- Native speaker in one of the following languages: German, French Canadian, Norwegian, Swedish, Dutch
- Excellent knowledge of structural aspects of the language (syntax, semantics, phonology, phonetics)
- Technical skills and good knowledge in linguistic analysis, NLP and AI.
- Up-to-date exposure to popular native culture and the ability to use that knowledge to inform data analysis
- Previous experience working with language data (e.g. research, analysis, translation, review)
- Good organizational and analytical skills
- Strong communication skills, attention to detail, and proven ability to manage priorities
- Excellent English skills, other language skills are a plus
- Familiar with Java, python and shell scripting is a plus
- Experience using OS X or iOS software is a plus

Education:
- Master’s degree (or higher) in General Linguistics or related studies.

To apply, please send your CV and availability to the application email provided below.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: infom47labs.com
Contact Information:
Alex Grignon
Email: infom47labs.com


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