[Job posted on june 13th 2015 by Experis on List LN]
Computational Linguist for
I allow myself to contact you in order to present you one interesting
opportunity in Luxembourg.
Indeed, for a European Institution based in Luxembourg, an interesting
project of machine translation has started 5 years ago. Now that the
project is running well and is gaining respectability, they would like
to hire additional computational linguists in order to sustain the
growth of their activities.
Please find below some details on the required profile:
– PhD or MSc/Diploma in computational linguistics or computer science
with excellent knowledge of machine translation (MT) and/or machine
learning for natural language processing.
– Familiarity with recent developments in SMT and the motivation to
apply novel approaches emanating from ongoing research to practical
translation tasks in many languages and to systematically evaluate
– Ability to write scientific papers and technical documents in English.
– Open-mindedness and the will to collaborate closely within an
international, multidisciplinary team, motivation to work with a
multilingual user community.
– Experience in designing and running large-scale experiments, including
the necessary skills to manage large data sets and long-running
experiments in a distributed computational environment would be highly
desirable, interest in developing such skills is mandatory.
– Experience with both statistical and grammar-based approaches to MT
would be highly desirable.
– Programming skills in languages like Perl, Python, C, or C++ would be
a strong plus.
– Good oral and written command of English is required; familiarity with
additional EU languages (preferably Eastern/Northern European) would
be a strong plus.
– Job location: Luxembourg
If you are interested by this position, do not hesitate to provide me
with your resume and /or your availabilities for a first phone
If you are not interested, it would be very helpful to forward this
opportunity to persons that might be interested.
Of course I stay at your disposal for any additional information.
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