Job: Linguist in English - VirtuOz

Thierry Hamon thierry.hamon at LIPN.UNIV-PARIS13.FR
Fri Jan 18 20:41:58 UTC 2008

Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2008 09:50:26 +0100
From: Aurélie Cousseau <acousseau at>
Message-ID: <478DC552.4080800 at>

Linguist in English

VirtuOz is a leading European provider of Virtual Agent solutions. A
virtual agent or chatterbot is a software built to chat automatically
with Internet users. Based on a syntax and semantic analysis, it
extracts the sense of the user's sentence then compares it to a
knowledge base so as to provide a tailor-made answer.

We are looking for high energy individuals to assist our Linguistic
department facing our new International challenges. This is a great
opportunity to gain first hand experience in a cutting-edge start-up
in Paris.


The role consists in participate in the adaptation of the syntactic
analyzer and the configuration of an agent in English.

The linguist will be in charge of:

- establishing rules for the syntactic analyzer

- Creating an English version of a pre-existing French interactive



- ENGLISH Native speaker ONLY

- Experience (studies, etc..) as a linguist preferred but not

- Outstanding written and verbal communication skills

- Proven ability to learn quickly

- Self starter with proven organizational and problem-solving skills
  and attention to detail

- Moderate technical ability: comfortable working with multiple
  desktop applications; ability to quickly learn knowledge base
  tracking/management system.

- Comfort working in a fast-paced environment


Please contact:
Aurélie Cousseau
acousseau at
VirtuOz SA - 47 Rue Chaussée d'Antin 75009 Paris, France

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