LINGUIST List 31.2956

Wed Sep 30 2020

Jobs: English; French; Computational Linguistics: Associate Linguist, Adecco Outsourcing

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 24-Sep-2020
From: Theo Galissard <>
Subject: English; French; Computational Linguistics: Associate Linguist, Adecco Outsourcing, Paris, France
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University or Organization: Adecco Outsourcing
Job Location: Paris, France
Job Title: Associate Linguist Canadian Native

Job Rank: Associate Linguist; Other

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Canadian English; Canadian French

Required Language(s): English (eng)
                            French (fra)


We looking an Associate Linguist fluent Canadian, English and French to Adecco Outsourcing in Paris, France.

Job Description:
The role of the Analytic Linguistic Project Manager is to consult with Natural Language Understanding Researchers on creating guidelines and setting standards for a variety of NLP projects as well as to manage the work of a team of junior linguists to achieve high quality data output.

This Includes:
- Reviewing and annotating linguistic data
- Developing phonetic/phonemic transcription rules
- Analyzing acoustic data to evaluate speech synthesis
- Deriving NLP data for new and on­going projects
- Training, managing, and overseeing the work of a team of junior linguists
- Creating guidelines for semantic, syntactic and morphological projects
- Consulting with researchers and engineers on the development of linguistic databases
- Identifying and assigning required tasks for a project
- Tracking and reporting the team's progress
- Monitoring and controlling quality of the data annotated by the team
- Providing linguistic/operational guidance and support to the team

Job Requirements:
- Native speaker French and fluent in English
- Master's degree or higher in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics with experience in semantics, syntax, morphology, lexicography, phonetics, or phonology
- Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts; should have an interest in natural language processing
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Good organizational skills
- Previous project management and people management experience
- Knowledge of a programming language or previous experience working in a Linux environment

Languages: Canadian, French, Native and English, Fluent

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

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Theo Galissard

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