We are looking for 2 full-time Computational Linguist / Natural Language Processing developers for the ERC research project POSTDATA.

Requirements for this position are:

  • Knowledge of Natural Language processing (NLP) or Computational Linguistics
  • Knowledge of NLP toolkits
  • Experience using language technology in the Humanities
  • Good programming skills in Python or Java
  • Languages: Spanish and English
  • Demonstrable good writing skills in English
  • Experience with software version control (git)
  • Autonomy combined with good communication and collaboration skills, team-oriented

Desirable

  • Experience with machine learning
  • Experience using machine learning for non-canonical language varieties
  • Experience with managing annotation projects
  • Experience with deep learning
  • Knowledge of web development frameworks (e.g. Django or Flask, or Drupal)
  • Additional languages (modern or historical varieties)
  • Good publication record in NLP or related areas
  • Experience with software prototyping
  • Experience with iterative development
  • Linux shell, shell scripting
  • Experience deploying web applications on Linux

Candidates must sent a short CV (maximum 4 pages) and a motivation letter (maximum 2 pages) explaining why they fit for the position, with references to previous projects developed. 

Contact email: luciana@linhd.uned.es

Deadline: 21th September, 2018

Mandatory SUBJECT of email message: POSTDATA Developer Application _ LastName, Name

The positions will be filled as soon as we find a candidate suitable for it. Don’t wait for the last minute!