Jobs [permanent position] : NLP

[Jobs posted on february 21 2014 on Mployability]

NLP Research Engineer

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Location  Cambridge, United Kingdom
Date Posted February 21, 2014
Category Natural Language Technology
Job Type Perm
Salary £Neg


Leading software company seeks talented NLP specialist / Computational Linguist to work on leading information extraction and text analysis software solutions.

This is an opportunity to work for a highly-successful, established software company, alongside a team of world-class software professionals and researchers. This vibrant, growing company offers a unique opportunity for hands-on exposure to work in an industry-leading commercial natural language setting.

This role would suit a Natural Language/Computational Linguistics postgraduate with strong programming skills. Working alongside a team of engineers, you’ll develop and maintain linguistic resources for specific adaptations of a suite of products.

You’ll be involved in the application of NLP techniques to different datasets, the development of entity recognition patterns and terminology transformation projects. You’ll also be involved in UK and EU funded research projects, as well as playing a key role in various customer-specific NLP-related projects.

Suitable candidates will:

• Hold a postgraduate qualification in Computational Linguistics, Natural Language Processing or similar discipline
• Have a strong understanding of grammar
• Have strong programming (Java or C++) and scripting (Python or Perl) skills
• Have some prior research experience

For more information, or a general conversation about this requirement, please call Nick on 01327 355210, or drop an email to

To apply, please send a copy of your CV to

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