Analytic Linguistic Project Manager (English / Mandarin)

Job Title: Analytic Linguistic Project Manager (English / Mandarin)

Location: Mountain View, CA

Estimated Length: 1 Year

Pay Rate: $34/hr. - $36/hr.

Requirements: Must be Fluent in English and Mandarin


Project Overview: The role of the Linguistic Project Manager for NLU (Natural Language Understanding) is to help develop NLU systems in collaboration with computational linguists and linguistic annotators.


Overall Responsibilities:

- Developing NLU systems

- Advising linguistic annotators on how to complete their work - Refining guidelines for semantic, syntactic and morphological analysis

- Evaluating and analyzing data quality


Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:

- Reviewing linguistic data and using the data to build NLU systems

- Advising linguistic annotators on how to complete their work

- Assessing NLU system quality and implementing necessary improvements


Required Skills:

- Graduate degree, in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics (In lieu of graduate degree, comparable work experience with undergraduate degree in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics)

- 1-2 years working on similar tasks in either in an Academic or professional setting

- - Professional fluency in English

- Knowledge of semantics, syntax, and morphology.

- Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts

- An interest in natural language processing

- Excellent oral and written communication skills

- Good organizational skills

- Able to multitask effectively and adjust smoothly to changing priorities


Nice to have skills/Not Required:

- Experience with linguistic annotation in semantics and syntax

- Experience programming or scripting, and working in Linux/Unix environment

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