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Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 8:24 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Albanian, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Albanian. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1310
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 8:18 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Indonesian, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Indonesian. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1309
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 8:17 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Vietnamese, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Vietnamese. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.    
ID
2017-1308
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 8:09 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Malay, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Malay. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1307
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 8:07 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Malayalam, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Malayalam. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1306
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 8:06 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Slovak, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Slovak. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1305
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 8:03 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Marathi, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Marathi. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1304
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 8:00 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Hindi, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Hindi. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1303
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 7:59 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Kannada, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Kannada. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1302
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 7:57 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Hungarian, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Hungarian. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1301
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 7:55 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Catalan, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks:   - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Catalan. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.  
ID
2017-1300
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 7:53 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Greek, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Greek. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1299
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 7:52 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Russian , for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks:  - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Russian. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.  
ID
2017-1298
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 7:51 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Arabic, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Arabic. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1297
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 7:49 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of English (US and UK), for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of English (US and UK). - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.  
ID
2017-1296
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 7:48 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Turkish, for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Turkish. - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1295
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 2:31 AM)
Appen is looking for native Romanian speaker with academic background in Linguistics.   The main duties include checking phonemic pronunciations of Romanian words, doing small amounts of translation, checking some linguistic materials, and providing relevant linguistic expertise.   Tasks - Assisting in the creation of the Lexicon component of a Speech Database (SDB) in Romanian A Lexicon is an electronic pronunciation dictionary (in text format) consisting of phonetic representations of all words transcribed from audio files in a SDB. The lexicons also include syllable boundaries and stress or tone mark-up. They also usually include variant pronunciations, dialectal or regional variation and can include additional labeling indicating ‘foreign word’, ‘Proper Name’, ‘acronym’, ‘homonym’, etc. - Creating documents to describe the language for the purpose of language technology development and assisting with resolution of any spelling standardization or dialectal variation issues in the language. - The majority of the linguist’s time will be spent checking and correcting transcriptions of words in phonetic script. - Orientation in Appen processes will be provided. Requirements - Specific linguistic background should be geared towards phonetics and phonology, and as such the candidate should be familiar with the IPA - Native speaker of Romanian - Fluent in English - Able to read and write in Standard Romanian - Able to type the Romanian alphabet into Firefox web browsers - Able to make decisions on spelling (with the assistance of another linguist) - Good typing and computer skills - Must have access to a computer and a reliable internet connection with the latest versions of Firefox, Java and Flash Player - Access to Microsoft Word, MS Excel Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities - Masters or PhD in Linguistics - Specialty in Phonetics or Phonology - Experience with correcting phonetic transcriptions for speech technology
ID
2017-1293
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/9/2017 7:45 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Portuguese (Brazil and Portugal), for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   Location: Global Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology, computational. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes. Requirements: - Advanced degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics. - Native speaker of Portuguese (Brazil and Portugal). - High proficiency in English. - Excellent technical skills. - Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax. - Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail. - Capable of managing or performing computational linguistic work in several languages. - An individual with a computational linguistics degree and proven experience (syntax, morphology, lexicography) on multiple languages. - Must be capable of working across multiple languages, leveraging deep linguistic knowledge and computational experience with other languages.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability.
ID
2017-1290
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/8/2017 7:53 PM)
Appen is creating a pool of qualified native Pashto speakers (as spoken in Afghanistan), with academic background in Linguistics for on-going linguistic projects. This registration may not result in immediate engagement in one of our projects, but we will reach out to you if you are shortlisted, and once the project is scheduled to start.   You may be asked to complete lingiustic screeners so we can assess your skills better, and decide which task may be the right match.   Most opportunities are work from home, contract based projects. The work will involve assisting in the creation of the Lexicon component of a Speech Database (SDB). A Lexicon is an electronic pronunciation dictionary (in text format) consisting of phonetic representations of all words transcribed from audio files in a SDB. The lexicons also include syllable boundaries and stress or tone mark-up. They also usually include variant pronunciations, dialectal or regional variation and can include additional labelling indicating ‘foreign word’, ‘Proper Name’, ‘acronym’, ‘homonym’, etc.   The work will also involve creating documents to describe the language for the purpose of language technology development and assisting with resolution of any spelling standardisation or dialectal variation issues in the language. The majority of the linguist’s time will be spent checking and correcting transcriptions of words in phonetic script. Training in Appen processes will be provided. Requirements: - Must have, or be currently taking, a university degree in Linguistics. - Must have a background in linguistics and a familiarity with Pashto, at the level of a fluent native speaker.  - Specific linguistic background should be geared towards phonetics and phonology, and as such the candidate should be familiar with the IPA and possibly other phonetic scripts like X-SAMPA. - Must be able to co-ordinate over Skype or similar for training. - Good typing and computer skills essential. - Must pass the Pashto spelling/qualification test. - Must pass the PAshto SAMPA/lexicon test. - Must be able to understand and follow detailed instructions written in English.   Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: - Good time management skills. - Availability requirement varies upon the task.
ID
2017-1289
City
Remote
Job Locations Remote-Remote
Posted Date 9 months ago(5/8/2017 2:43 PM)
We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Indian English for flexible or full-time home-based role. The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.   The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.   Location: Global   Tasks: - Development: Use regular expression formalisms (symbolic language and logical operations), write or edit rules for grammar, phonology or other purposes. - Project Management: Triage and review, project scheduling. - Test: Test lexicons, evaluate test results. Evaluate design and implementation of grammar rules; using logical operators and symbolic language, develop patterns for testing application of the rules. - Documentation: Using strong English language skills, linguistic and technical expertise, document tools and processes.   Requirements: • Bachelor degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics (or higher) • Native speaker of Indian English • High proficiency in English • Excellent technical skills • Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax • Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail • Aptitude for computational tasks, e.g., use concordance (linguistic) tools, and run command lines, write scripts, experience with advanced use of applications such as Excel macros, etc.   Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability
ID
2017-1286
City
Remote