Italian Speaking Linguistic Project Manager J477 – Mountain View, CA

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 in­ house 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

The technical requirement is that the candidate needs to have solid coding skills in a computer programming language, and for it to be evident on the resume. Prior professional coding experience or a computer science background is a plus.

For more information contact Jeanne jsharpe@anzuglobal.com

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