Randstad Linguistic Project Manager in Mountain View, California

Linguistic Project Manager

job details:

  • location:Mountain View, CA

  • salary:$41.33 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, February 8, 2019

  • experience:2 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:451772

job description

Linguistic Project Manager

job summary:

As a Project Manager, you will contribute to various tasks to develop and improve natural language processing. This includes: -- Depending on the project, may require providing training, management, and oversight of a team performing various Natural Language Processing (NLP) tasks assigned to the team -- Developing, maintaining and improving NLP quality -- Training and/or evaluate NLP or dialogue systems, identify errors/regressions and propose solutions -- Providing linguistic consultation on language specific NLP and/or dialogue analysis/modelling -- Ensuring quality of user-facing linguistic output as part of user-device dialogues -- This is not a permanent position but a full-­time contract position -- The selected candidates are expected to work full-time (the maximum number of work hours per week without overtime as defined by local law) -- Selected candidates will work onsite from the Mountain View office

Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory -- Native ­level speaker of Italian and fluent in English -- Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics or related disciplines, or equivalent practical experience -- Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts; learn in­house tools -- Keen interest in technology -- Keen interest in natural language processing, linguistics, and linguistic resources -- Attention to detail, and good organizational and communication skills -- Experience with project management -- Ability to effectively operate independently with flexibility in a fast-paced, constantly evolving team environment

Desired -- Experience with Ubuntu environment -- Experience in areas such as semantics, syntax, morphology -- Familiarity and experience with Natural Language Understanding technologies

location: Mountain View, California

job type: Contract

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 2 Years

responsibilities:

As a Project Manager, you will contribute to various tasks to develop and improve natural language processing. This includes: -- Depending on the project, may require providing training, management, and oversight of a team performing various Natural Language Processing (NLP) tasks assigned to the team -- Developing, maintaining and improving NLP quality -- Training and/or evaluate NLP or dialogue systems, identify errors/regressions and propose solutions -- Providing linguistic consultation on language specific NLP and/or dialogue analysis/modelling -- Ensuring quality of user-facing linguistic output as part of user-device dialogues -- This is not a permanent position but a full-­time contract position -- The selected candidates are expected to work full-time (the maximum number of work hours per week without overtime as defined by local law) -- Selected candidates will work onsite from the Mountain View office

qualifications:

Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory -- Native ­level speaker of Italian and fluent in English -- Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics or related disciplines, or equivalent practical experience -- Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts; learn in­house tools -- Keen interest in technology -- Keen interest in natural language processing, linguistics, and linguistic resources -- Attention to detail, and good organizational and communication skills -- Experience with project management -- Ability to effectively operate independently with flexibility in a fast-paced, constantly evolving team environment

Desired -- Experience with Ubuntu environment -- Experience in areas such as semantics, syntax, morphology -- Familiarity and experience with Natural Language Understanding technologies

skills: Customer Service

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