Oferta de trabajoInfoling 2.30 (2017)

Universidad, Empresa:Pygmalion
Lugar de trabajo:España
Cargo:Trabajador de contrato (Junior Linguist)
Especialidad:Fonética, Fonología, Lingüística computacional, Morfología, Sintaxis
Lengua(s):Portugués, Inglés
DescripciónThe role of the Junior Linguist is to annotate and review linguistic data in Portuguese (Portugal). The Junior Linguist will also contribute to a number of other tasks to improve natural language processing. The tasks include:

- Providing phonetic/phonemic transcription of lexicon entries,
- Analyzing acoustic data to evaluate speech synthesis,
- Annotating and reviewing linguistic data,
- Labeling text for disambiguation, expansion, and text normalization,
- Annotating lexicon entries according to guidelines,
- Evaluating current system outputs,
- Deriving NLP data for new and on-going projects,
- Be able to work independently with confidence and little oversight.

Minimum Requirements:

- Native-level speaker of Portuguese (Portugal) and fluent in English,
- Extensive knowledge of phonetic/phonemic transcriptions,
- Experience in annotation work,
- Knowledge of phonetics, phonology, semantics, syntax, morphology or lexicography,
- Excellent oral and written communication skills,
- Attention to detail and good organizational skills.

Desired Skills:

- Degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics or Speech processing,
- Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts; learn in-house tools,
- Keen interest in technology and computer-literate,
- Listening Skills,
- Fast and Accurate Keyboard Typing Skills,
- Familiarity with Transcription Software,
- Editing, Grammar Check and Proofing Skills,
- Research Skills.

Project duration: Approximately 1 year.

This is not a permanent position but a full-time contract position.

How to apply: For immediate consideration, please email your CV and cover letter in English (in PDF format) with "Junior Linguists [Portuguese]" in the subject line.
Fecha límite para la presentación de candidaturas: hasta el:31 de mayo de 2017
Forma de envío de la candidatura:
Remitente:Allison Day
Institución: Pygmalion
Correo-e: <allisondaygoogle.com>
Fecha de publicación en Infoling:9 de febrero de 2017

Ofertas de trabajo: desde 2010