Associate Linguist Job at Lionbridge Technologies in London

Job Description

Job Title:
Linguistic Field(s):
Morphology, Semantics, Syntax, Lexicography, NLP

Target language: Dutch

Job description:
The role of the Associate Linguist is to provide linguistic expertise for developing NLP tools for the target languages. You will work on several tasks to improve natural language processing:

  • Developing grammars for Natural Language Understanding
  • Creating templates for Natural Language Generation
  • Evaluating current system outputs
  • Annotating and reviewing linguistic data

Minimum Requirements:

  • Fluency in the target language
  • Degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics or equivalent work experience
  • Good knowledge of semantics, syntax, morphology, phonology and lexicography of the target language
  • Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts, learn in-house tools
  • Ability to work independently with confidence and little oversight
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Full-time availability for working on-site in London
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

Desired Skills:

  • Keen interest in technology and computer-literacy
  • Experience using NLP tools and concepts
  • Experience in annotation work

About Company

Company: Lionbridge Technologies

Company Location:  London

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