LINGUIST List 30.1724

Mon Apr 22 2019

Jobs: Japanese; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Translation: Translator, Adecco Ltd.

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Date: 22-Apr-2019
From: Ichiro Furuya <>
Subject: Japanese; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Translation: Translator, Adecco Ltd., Tokyo, Japan
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University or Organization: Adecco Ltd. (Japan)
Department: Key Accounts Division
Job Location: Tokyo, Japan
Web Address:
Job Title: Associate Linguist-Japanese

Job Rank: Translator

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics; Translation

Required Language(s): Japanese (jpn)
                            Japanese Family


Position Overview:
- Adecco Japan is looking for contract workers to be engaged in a language analysis project we are assuming under an outsourcing contract with one of our clients.
- To work for the Smart Speaker. The key responsibility is the linguistic analysis of the Japanese language, including annotation, syntax, grammar, and semantic analysis.
- The employment contract is 3-month renewable, with a prospective 1-year assignment.

- Language: Japanese (native level), English (fluent)
- Educational Background: Bachelor or above, majoring in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics, or related disciplines
- Technical Skills: a) Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts; learn in-house tools, b) Keen interest in technology, c) Keen interest in natural language processing, linguistics, and linguistic resources, d) Attention to detail, and good organizational and communication skills, and e) Ability to effectively operate independently with flexibility in a fast-paced, constantly evolving team environment

How to Apply:
All application documents and inquiries must be made in Japanese.

To apply, please send your CV to the email below, along with the following reference No. LL01-U1802437:
Ichiro Furuya (Mr.), Manager, CP Section at

We’ve changed the contact email address as of May 8th, 2019, due to some technical trouble. If there’s anyone who has already tried sending an application to our previous email address, please re-send it to the contact address below. Thank you very much for your understanding.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Manager, CP Section Ichiro Furuya

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