Jobs [temporary position, 6-11 months]: NLP

[Job posted on January 25th 2015 by Adecco UK on Linguist List]

Language Engineer

University or Organization: Adecco UK
Job Location: London, United Kingdom
Job Title: Language Engineer
Job Rank: Language Engineer; Other

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics

Required Language(s): Czech (ces)
Finnish (fin)
French (fra)
Greek, Modern (ell)
Hungarian (hun)


Language Engineer – Czech/Finnish/French/Greek/Hungarian

Duration: 6-11 Months
Location: London
30.00/Hr (to be confirmed)

This team is looking for a Language Engineer who can help with technical tasks
involved in creating a speech synthesizer.  This includes:

Responsibilities will include:

– Developing rules for a text normalization system
– Large scale data mining
– Customizing language building tools for several languages
– Text-to-Speech quality evaluation and testing


– Recent Computer Science graduate or closely related discipline
– Fluent speaker of English and one of the above languages
– Proficiency in Unix/Version Control System and a modern programming language
(Python / C++ preferred)
– Ability to build and understand regular expressions
– Interest in data mining and Natural Language Processing are a plus

This is an opportunity to work on cutting edge technology in a dynamic team of
world-class experts.

Application Deadline: 22-Jan-2016 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Miss Stephanie Wilson-Pink

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