Jobs [freelance]: Linguistics

[Job posted on 22th november 2014 by Lionbridge on Linguist List]

Linguists & Computational


University or Organization: Lionbridge
Department: Tampere
Job Location: —————- (Telecommute)
Web Address:
Job Title: Linguists & Computational Linguists: Danish, Norwegian
Job Rank: Linguists & Computational Linguists; Other

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics

Required Language(s): Danish (dan)
Norwegian Bokmål (nob)


Lionbridge is the leading provider of translation, development, language and
testing solutions that enable clients to create, release, manage and maintain
their technology applications and web content globally.

We are looking for Native Danish and Norwegian (Bokmål) speakers with the
background and experience in Linguists and/or Computational Linguists, for our
current and possible future projects.

Profile 1:
– Bachelor’s or Master’s in general linguistics and good understanding of
Computational Linguistics concepts.

Profile 2:
– Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computational Linguistics or Bachelor’s or
Master’s in general linguistics and studies in Computational Linguistics
– Good knowledge in language tool development (experience is a plus)
– Experience in scripting languages (Python, XML, Regular Expression, etc.)

General Requirements for both profiles:
– Strong linguistic comprehension
– Knowledge or experience in annotation/corpus/dictionary/terminology work
– Knowledge or experience Language Technology – either educational or work
– Great attention to detail while working efficiently
– Good organizational and analytical skills
– Good communication skills
– Excellent English skills, other language skills are a plus
– Familiar with Windows and the Office package
– Possibility to work part-time or full-time from home on freelancer basis,
minimum 20 hours/week

Please send your application, CV and your hour rate request to us. Please
include detailed info on your language skills and your availability within
your application.

Application Deadline: 10-Jan-2015

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Resource Coordinator Elena Pirttisalo


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