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Remote-Remote
6 months ago

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
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

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
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

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
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

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
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

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
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Polish, for flexible or full-time home-based role.

The project is an exciting and challenging opportunity to help develop world-class linguistic software.

 

Positions are available for Wordbreaking and PoS projects.

 

Location: Global

Hours: 20 hours per week

 

Linguistic skills should include grammar, syntax, morphology. The candidates should be familiar with linguistic tools, and language technology applications.

 

Tasks
Working in teams to create or test a Style and Grammar checker for Polish word-processing, using client software. There are positions available in both Development and Quality Assurance teams.


Requirements
• Bachelor degree in Linguistics (or higher)

• Native speaker of Polish

• High proficiency in English
• Excellent technical skills

• Linguistic skills should include morphology and syntax

• Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail

 

Please include with your application: your CV/resume; details of any language qualifications you hold; your availability

ID
2017-1294
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

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
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

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
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

Appen is seeking resumes of native Pashto speakers (as spoken in Afghanistan), with academic background in Linguistics for on-going linguistic projects.

This is work from home, contract opportunity.


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 of minimum 20 hours per week.
ID
2017-1289
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

Appen is creating a pool of German>EU Spanish translators for our on-going projects.

 

In this contract position, you’ll be part of our post-editing team and edit website content for a big online marketplace.

Instead of translating data from scratch, you will be editing automatic machine translations, which serves the purpose of training a machine translation system.

 

Location: Remote

Hours: Minimum 15 hrs/week

Length: 5 days

 

Qualified applicants should register at appenonline.appen.com.au
After you have successfully registered, please take a qualification test by visiting Appenonline.appen.com.au. Make sure to add German and Spanish in the languages table and select your native language.


After reloading the page, you should then see several qualification tests in the Qualifications tab. Please sit for the tests “Spanish - European Spelling Test” and “German to European Spanish MC test”.


Read the instructions available under the ‘help’ button at the top right-hand side of the page and sit the test!

 

Requirements

  • Fuent in German and Spanish
  • Reliable
  • Willing to start right away
  • Great attention to detail

The task may not be available immediately, but once you are in the system, we'll reach out to you when the start date is released.

Please make sure to attach your resume and list any translation tools you use.

ID
2017-1287
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago


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
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Galician 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 Galician

•  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
2017-1285
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

 


We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Lao 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 Lao
  • 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
2017-1284
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago


We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Sylheti 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 Sylheti

•  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
2017-1283
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Fulani 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 Fulani

•  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
2017-1281
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Xhosa 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 Xhosa
  •  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
2017-1280
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

 

We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Afrikans 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 Afrikaans
  • 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
2017-1279
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Kinyarwanda 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 Kinyarwanda

•  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
2017-1278
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

 

We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Wolof 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 Wolof
  •  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
2017-1277
Remote
Remote-Remote
6 months ago

We are looking for Linguists/Computational Linguists who are native speakers of Berber 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 Berber

•  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
2017-1276
Remote