Emploi [CDD, 9 à 12 mois] : TAL

[Offre diffusée le 26 novembre 2013 sur la liste linguistlist par Google]

Analytical Linguistic Project Manager

University or Organization: Google Inc.
Department: Natural Language Understanding
Job Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Job Title: Analytic Linguistic Project Manager (German/Italian)
Job Rank: Analytical Linguistic Project Manager

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; Lexicography; Morphology; Semantics; Syntax; Natural Language Processing

Required Language(s): German (deu)
Italian (ita)


There are two full-time contract position (one for Italian, one for German) based in one of the Google offices, preferably in Zurich.

Job Description:
The role of the Analytic Linguistic Project Manager is to consult with Natural Language Understanding Researchers on creating guidelines and setting standards for a variety of NLP projects as well as to manage the work of a team of junior linguists to achieve high quality data output.

This Includes:
– Training, managing and overseeing the work of a team of junior linguists
– Creating guidelines for semantic, syntactic and morphological projects
– Evaluating and analyzing data quality
– Consulting with researchers and engineers on the development of linguistic databases

Job Requirements:
– Native-level speaker of target language and fluent in English
– Ph.D in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics with experience in semantics, syntax, morphology or lexicography
– Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts; should have an interest in natural language processing
– Excellent oral and written communication skills
– Good organizational skills
– Previous project management and people management experience
– Some programming language or previous experience working in a Linux environment a plus

Project duration: 9-12 months (with potential for extension)

This is not a permanent position, but a contract position.

For immediate consideration, please email your CV and cover letter in English (PDF format preferred) with “Analytical Linguistic Project Manager [Italian or German]” in the subject line.

Application Deadline:  (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: AdvancedLinguistics@gmail.com
Contact Information:
Linne Ha
Email: AdvancedLinguistics@gmail.com