14.884, Jobs: Computational Linguistics: Programmer,Cataphora

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Subject: 14.884, Jobs: Computational Linguistics: Programmer,Cataphora

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Date:  Wed, 26 Mar 2003 15:26:55 +0000
From:  dave at cataphora.com
Subject:  Computational Linguistics: Programmer, Cataphora, Inc.

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Date:  Wed, 26 Mar 2003 15:26:55 +0000
From:  dave at cataphora.com
Subject:  Computational Linguistics: Programmer, Cataphora, Inc.

University or Organization: Cataphora, Inc.
Department: Linguistic Technologies
Rank of Job: Programmer
Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics, Discourse Analysis,
		 Text/Corpus Linguistics


Computational Linguist/Senior Software Engineer

We have product and are building a business around it in the
traditional way. This means lean and mean, no external funding,
limited resources, and a dedicated focused team of experienced
software professionals.

The work is both challenging and rewarding. The positions we are
trying to fill are not junior, we are looking for senior level
individuals that have actually built products from the ground up and
developed intellectual property.

If you are interested in taking on this challenge with us and you have
the requisite skills (as stated below) to do the job, we want to hear
from you.

Absolute Requirements:

* At least 5 years experience creating large-scale software
  applications that interact with massive data sets.
* Excellent working knowledge of Java, and/or C++
* A passion for building truly useful software, and a burning desire
  to succeed
* Intellectual curiosity, and an appreciation for working with great
  people in a promising young company
* Available immediately

Strongly Preferred: (The more the better)

* Strong database experience
* Strong data visualization design and development skills
* Knowledge of search engines and information retrieval techniques
* Experience developing for various email clients and servers
* Proficiency in statistics or applied mathematics
* Proficiency in computational linguistics or artificial intelligence
* Demonstrated ability to develop algorithms for solving complex
* Direct development experience with the Microsoft Office API's
* Experience with Ant, JUnit, Cactus, HTTPUnit

To apply, please send your resume (online preferred; RTF, Word Doc or
PDF otherwise) to work at cataphora.com

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Recruitment/Linguistics
	2121 Broadway St. Ste. 156
	Redwood City, CA 94063
	United States of America

	Position is open until filled.

Contact Information:
	Email: work at cataphora.com
	Website: http://www.cataphora.com

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