linguist in Singapore

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contact
wai ling tai, randstad
job type
contract
salary
S$ 4,000 - S$ 5,000 per month
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job details

posted
location
singapore
specialism
corporate support & legal
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
S$ 4,000 - S$ 5,000 per month
reference number
91M0134317_1559287930
contact
wai ling tai, randstad
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job description

6 months contract

Paying up to $4500



About the company

Our client is a global company offering consulting services to different organisation. An opportunity has become available for an experienced linguist to work in their support team. In this role, you will provide daily support to the NLP team in their various projects.



About the role

Report to the Head of The Natural Language Processing (NLP) your role is to assist the team in various Thai language NLP projects for an initial period of 6 months. The linguist is expected to have a minimum of Bachelor level linguistic foundation in order to contribute to making sound linguistic judgments for language data annotation work, including Word Segmentation, Named Entity Recognition (NER), Part-of-Speech (POS) for the e-commerce domain. Collaboration is a key part of the job, so we are looking for someone who is good at communicating with engineers and non-linguists. Ideally, the candidate should have some experience in actual language data.



skills and experience required

You need to be able to understand how a Native Thai Speaks due to the niche and special project they are handling, degree in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics, or Thai Language studies, experience in annotation projects for Thai NLP projects, or translation projects involving Thai. You need to have experience in writing guidelines for Thai annotation projects is a plus - Good English proficiency.



To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, please contact Wai Ling on 6510 3635

EA: 94C3609 / R1110392









skills

degree in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics, or Thai Language studies, experience in annotation projects for Thai NLP projects, or translation projects involving Thai

qualification

degree in Linguistics, Computational Linguistics, or Thai Language studies, experience in annotation projects for Thai NLP projects, or translation projects involving Thai

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree