LINGUIST List 9.315

Tue Mar 3 1998

Jobs: Japanese, German, Dutch, Project Leader

Editor for this issue: Anita Huang <anitalinguistlist.org>


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  1. Serge Vanden Bussche, Language Specialist Japanese -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H
  2. Serge Vanden Bussche, Language Specialist German -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H
  3. Serge Vanden Bussche, Language Specialist Dutch -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H
  4. Serge Vanden Bussche, Project Leader -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H

Message 1: Language Specialist Japanese -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H

Date: Tue, 3 Mar 1998 09:56:01 +0100
From: Serge Vanden Bussche <Serge.Vanden.Busschelhs.be>
Subject: Language Specialist Japanese -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H

Lernout & Hauspie is an international company based in Flanders, Belgium,
developing various speech technologies since 1987. Lernout & Hauspie
develops technology for speech coding, speech recognition and
text-to-speech, in several languages and for a wide variety of hardware
platforms. Lernout & Hauspie has over 700 employees worldwide. Lernout &
Hauspie went public on NASDAQ in December 1995, and established joint
ventures in Japan, China and Egypt to extend its international presence and
to expand its product line.

For the further development of the German text-to-speech system and the
development of dialogue systems, Lernout & Hauspie is currently looking for

For the development of the Japanese dialogue systems, Lernout & Hauspie is
currently looking for a

 Language Specialist Japanese
 for the Linguistic Engineering Division
 located in Ieper (Belgium)


Function:
This person will work on the development of grammars for dialogue systems,
the further development of text-to-speech and speech recognition systems
for Japanese and/or on other projects in the field of natural language
processing and speech synthesis.
He/she will work in a language development group and report to the group or
project manager.

Profile:
!$ university degree in philology or linguistics, or equivalent
!$ excellent knowledge of Japanese
!$ interest in other languages and their linguistic aspects
!$ at least a basic experience with and interest in computers
!$ good knowledge of and/or experience in one or more of the following
areas are considered an asset:
 - speech processing
 - phonetics
 - computer linguistics
 - natural language processing (NLP)
 - spoken dialog systems
 - computer technology
 - standard software packages
 - programming
 - other languages than the target language
!$ ability to work in a team and independently
!$ perseverance, accuracy and thoroughness
!$ good social and communicative abilities
!$ fluent in English
!$ willingness to travel abroad for limited periods of time




If you are interested in this job opportunity and you believe to fulfil the
required profile, we have to meet each other. Please send your hardcopy
application and detailed resume to:

 Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products
 Personnel Department
 attn. Mr. Patrick Thomas
 Sint-Krispijnstraat, 7
 B-8900 Ieper
 BELGIUM

or send your electronic application and detailled resume to :
<mailto:job-announcelhs.be>
To learn more about Lernout & Hauspie and its products, visit our homepage
http://www.lhs.com
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Message 2: Language Specialist German -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H

Date: Tue, 3 Mar 1998 09:56:32 +0100
From: Serge Vanden Bussche <Serge.Vanden.Busschelhs.be>
Subject: Language Specialist German -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H


Lernout & Hauspie is an international company based in Flanders, Belgium,
developing various speech technologies since 1987. Lernout & Hauspie
develops technology for speech coding, speech recognition and
text-to-speech, in several languages and for a wide variety of hardware
platforms. Lernout & Hauspie has over 700 employees worldwide. Lernout &
Hauspie went public on NASDAQ in December 1995, and established joint
ventures in Japan, China and Egypt to extend its international presence and
to expand its product line.

For the further development of the German text-to-speech system and the
development of dialogue systems, Lernout & Hauspie is currently looking for

 2 Language Specialists German
 for the Linguistic Engineering Division
 located in Ieper (Belgium)

Function:
These persons will work on the development of the text-to-speech system and
the development of dialogues for German and/or on other projects in the
field of natural language processing, speech recognition and speech
synthesis.
He/she will work in a language development group and report to the group or
project manager.

Profile:
!$ university degree in philology or linguistics, or equivalent
!$ excellent knowledge of German
!$ interest in other languages and their linguistic aspects
!$ at least a basic experience with and interest in computers
!$ good knowledge of and/or experience in one or more of the following
areas are considered an asset:
 - speech processing, esp. text-to-speech synthesis
 - phonetics
 - computer linguistics
 - natural language processing (NLP)
 - spoken dialog systems
 - computer technology
 - standard software packages
 - programming
 - other languages than the target language
!$ ability to work in a team and independently
!$ perseverance, accuracy and thoroughness
!$ good social and communicative abilities
!$ fluent in English
!$ willingness to travel abroad for limited periods of time



If you are interested in this job opportunity and you believe to fulfil the
required profile, we have to meet each other. Please send your hardcopy
application and detailed resume to:

 Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products
 Personnel Department
 attn. Mr. Patrick Thomas
 Sint-Krispijnstraat, 7
 B-8900 Ieper
 BELGIUM

or send your electronic application and detailled resume to :
<mailto:job-announcelhs.be>
To learn more about Lernout & Hauspie and its products, visit our homepage
http://www.lhs.com
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Message 3: Language Specialist Dutch -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H

Date: Tue, 3 Mar 1998 09:56:15 +0100
From: Serge Vanden Bussche <Serge.Vanden.Busschelhs.be>
Subject: Language Specialist Dutch -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H

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Message 4: Project Leader -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H

Date: Tue, 3 Mar 1998 09:56:51 +0100
From: Serge Vanden Bussche <Serge.Vanden.Busschelhs.be>
Subject: Project Leader -- Linguistic Engineering Division -- L&H


Lernout & Hauspie is an international company based in Flanders, Belgium,
developing various speech technologies since 1987. Lernout & Hauspie
develops technology for speech coding, speech recognition and
text-to-speech, in several languages and for a wide variety of hardware
platforms. Lernout & Hauspie has over 700 employees worldwide. Lernout &
Hauspie went public on NASDAQ in December 1995, and established joint
ventures in Japan, China and Egypt to extend its international presence and
to expand its product line.

For the management and coordination of development projects involving many
languages, Lernout & Hauspie is currently looking for a

 Project Leader Development
 for the Linguistic Engineering Division
 located in Ieper (Belgium)


Function:
This person will manage and coordinate development projects in the area of
natural language and speech processing technology and systems.
He/she will work with people in several groups (linguists and engineers)
and report to the development department manager.

Profile:
!$ university degree in computer science or computational linguistics, or
equivalent
!$ experience in management of natural language and/or speech processing
development projects
!$ interest in languages and their linguistic aspects
!$ good knowledge of and experience in one or more of the following
areas:
 - speech processing
 - phonetics
 - computer linguistics
 - natural language processing (NLP)
 - spoken dialog systems
 - computer technology
 - standard software packages
 - C, C++ programming
!$ ability to work in a team and independently
!$ perseverance, accuracy and thoroughness
!$ good social and communicative abilities
!$ fluent in English
!$ willingness to travel abroad for limited periods of time

If you are interested in this job opportunity and you believe to fulfil the
required profile, we have to meet each other. Please send your hardcopy
application and detailed resume to:

 Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products
 Personnel Department
 attn. Mr. Patrick Thomas
 Sint-Krispijnstraat, 7
 B-8900 Ieper
 BELGIUM

or send your electronic application and detailled resume to :
<mailto:job-announcelhs.be>
To learn more about Lernout & Hauspie and its products, visit our homepage
http://www.lhs.com
Mail to author|Respond to list|Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue