Computational linguist

Oslo Solutions - Apple - Cupertino, CA

Full-time

Job Summary

Computational Linguistic

Top Skills:

Excellent knowledge of structural aspects of the language (syntax, semantics, phonology, phonetics) * Excellent English skills, other language skills are a plus * Previous experience working with language data (e.g. research, analysis, translation, review)

Languages: (Hindi / Telugu/ Tamil/ Punjabi)

Description

  • An ideal candidate has experience and passion for working with language data and the ability to help create, categorize, audit, and improve lexical data.
  • Developing natural language processing code specific to your language.
  • Leverage the power of large amount of data to solve complex NLP.
  • Provide input and suggestions towards innovating new approaches and new product features tailored to your home market.
  • Automating and integrating workflow from diverse systems.
  • Recording audio and creating audio tests
  • Reviewing tests and identifying fixes

Key Qualifications

  • B.S/MSc in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related fields OR Degree in Computational linguistics
  • Native language XX
  • Excellent knowledge of structural aspects of the language (syntax, semantics, phonology, phonetics)
  • Strong linguistic comprehension
  • Up-to-date exposure to popular native culture and the ability to use that knowledge to inform data analysis
  • Previous experience working with language data (e.g. research, analysis, translation, review)
  • NLP experience
  • Familiar with Java, Perl and shell scripting is a plus
  • Experience using OS X or iOS software is a plus
  • Good organizational and analytical skills
  • Excellent English skills, other language skills are a plus
  • Strong communication skills, attention to detail, and proven ability to manage priorities

Responsibilities and Duties

Key Qualifications

  • B.S/MSc in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related fields OR Degree in Computational linguistics
  • Native language XX
  • Excellent knowledge of structural aspects of the language (syntax, semantics, phonology, phonetics)
  • Strong linguistic comprehension
  • Up-to-date exposure to popular native culture and the ability to use that knowledge to inform data analysis
  • Previous experience working with language data (e.g. research, analysis, translation, review)
  • NLP experience
  • Familiar with Java, Perl and shell scripting is a plus
  • Experience using OS X or iOS software is a plus
  • Good organizational and analytical skills
  • Excellent English skills, other language skills are a plus
  • Strong communication skills, attention to detail, and proven ability to manage priorities

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Full Time Opportunity:

  • Yes