25.3301, Jobs: Modified: German; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics: Computational Linguist, Ivona Software an Amazon company

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Subject: 25.3301, Jobs: Modified: German; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics: Computational Linguist, Ivona Software an Amazon company

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Date: Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:32:09
From: Bartosz Kwiatkowski [recruitment at ivona.com]
Subject: Modified: German; Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics: Computational Linguist, Ivona Software an Amazon company, Gdynia, Poland

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University or Organization: Ivona Software an Amazon company 
Department: Development Center Gdynia
Job Location: Gdynia, Poland 
Web Address: http://www.ivona.com
Job Title: Computational Linguist - German
Job Rank: Computational Linguist; Consultant; Other

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics 

Required Language(s): German (deu)

Description:

As a Linguist for German you will work alongside Software Developers 
and Audio Engineers who are subject matter experts in speech 
synthesis and related fields to define and fulfill linguistic data needs. 
You will be working on tasks to help record German audio data with a 
professional voice talent and assist in producing TTS voices. You will 
help the TTS team with linguistic expertise throughout the whole voice 
building process.

Project duration: 6-7 months with potential for extension.

The tasks include:
- Annotating and reviewing linguistic data,
- Monitoring the recording process of German TTS voices
- Creating test cases for natural language processing modules,
- Labeling text with semantic, syntactic and morphological features,
- Validating the quality of the recording data
- Testing TTS voices

Requirements:
- Native speaker of German and fluent in English,
- Solid communication skills,
- Strong personal interest in language technology,
- Attention to details and good organizational skills.
- Comfort with multiple computing platforms (Unix, Mac, Windows), 
- Knowledge of scripting languages a plus (Perl, Python),
- Attention to details and good organizational skills.
- Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic 
work environment.

This position is based in the Ivona Software headquarters in Gdynia, 
Poland.



Application Deadline:  
	  
Email Address for Applications: recruitment at ivona.com 
Web Address for Applications: http://www.ivona.com/us/jobs/ 
Contact Information:
	Technical Recruiter Bartosz Kwiatkowski 
	Email: recruitment at ivona.com 





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