14.783, Jobs: Computational Ling: Researcher, Sofcomit, UK

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Subject: 14.783, Jobs: Computational Ling: Researcher, Sofcomit, UK

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Date:  Mon, 17 Mar 2003 06:43:16 +0000
From:  nicola.mullarkey at sofcomit.com
Subject:  Computational Ling, Discourse Analysis: Researcher, Sofcomit, UK

-------------------------------- Message 1 -------------------------------

Date:  Mon, 17 Mar 2003 06:43:16 +0000
From:  nicola.mullarkey at sofcomit.com
Subject:  Computational Ling, Discourse Analysis: Researcher, Sofcomit, UK



University or Organization: Sofcomit Recruitment Consultancy
Rank of Job: Researcher
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics, Discourse Analysis,
	Syntax, Discourse Analysis, Regular expressions, Information
	Retrieval, C#


Description:

Do you want to get involved in designing LEADING EDGE TECHNOLOGY -
surpassing other Knowledge Management tools - you will be involved in
designing better ways to navigate THROUGH a document!

Our Client is a young dynamic company working within the Knowledge
Management sector. They are looking for a new member to join their
fast growing team.

You will be:

-involved in providing linguistic expertise to the application
 development team and the ongoing development of databases for use with
 the client's product.
-researching unknown language rules.
-Investigating differences in use of language in different document
 types and market sectors.
-Liaising with client document experts to understand exceptional
 language use.

Qualifications:
-NO experience necessary
-You must be a graduate in computational linguistics who has
 experience with Regular Expressions preferably in an information
 retrieval environment.
-The person must be very language aware, i.e. aware how language is
 used to convey ideas, preferably having some Discourse Analysis
 exposure (we are very interested in specializations in Discourse
 Analysis).
-Knowledge of written language structure, grammar and syntax gained in
 a recognised academic environment. An awareness of, and access to,
 further research resources is highly desirable.
-The candidate must be able to bring additional skills such as
 languages, other than English; POS tagging; Statistical methods;
 programming experience, preferably in C#.

For more information please do not hesitate to call either Nicola
Mullarkey or Lu Harrington.

	

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Nicola Mullarkey
	job.response at sofcomit.com
	Guildford, Surrey, GU1
	United Kingdom

	Position is open until filled.


Contact Information:
	Lu Harrington
	Email: job.response at sofcomit.com
	Tel: 01245 600 144
	Fax: 01245 600 145
	Website: http://www.sofcomit.com

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