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Computational Linguist

  • Location

    Chicago, Illinois

  • Sector:

    Data Science

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    US$130 - US$200 per annum

  • Contact:

    Callum Cobb

  • Email:

    callum.cobb@darwinrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    1_1592231007

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-15

  • Consultant:

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Ideal Candidate

  • Holds a Master's degree or PhD in linguistics, computational linguistics, or another linguistics-related discipline.

  • Is fluent in English and has a great understanding of English grammar, syntax, semantics, and usage, especially for writing.

  • Values and practices strong problem-solving, critical thinking, and analytical skills.

  • Has experience with scripting languages (preferably Python) in a Linux environment.

  • Has experience with research processes and qualitative as well as quantitative approaches.

  • Has experience with crowdsourcing or vendor management.

  • Is positive, organized, and detail-oriented.

  • Proficiency in multiple languages is a bonus but not required.

Job Responsibilities

  • Mission-critical NLP research and product team tasks (e.g., designing annotation guidelines, annotating content, performing data quality control).

  • Evolve and prioritize ongoing working processes associated with our data and annotation needs, (i.e., annotation guideline development, data development, etc.).

  • Design linguistic rules to clean data, translate American to British, Canadian, and Australian English, and assess data quality.

  • Design a data annotation pipeline.

  • Procure and clean datasets.