Overview

Embodied is looking to add a talented and creative Computational Linguist or Natural Language Processing Engineer to our growing technical team.

Responsibilities Include
Design and implement state-of-the-art NLP systems to enable organic, emotionally responsive conversation
Push the envelope on current NLP technology and develop new algorithms for our interactive robot platform
Train and/or evaluate NLP or dialogue solutions, identify errors/regressions and propose solutions.
Work collaboratively with:
Domain experts to implement interactive and conversational features and behaviors
Creative team of writers, UX designers, and animators to develop engaging multimodal content
Computer vision and machine learning experts to improve and personalize user perception and experience
Firmware and software engineers
Have fun & learn while working at a startup with a great team and an incredible mission!

Company:

Embodied, Inc. Company Location

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications
3+ years of professional experience building robust NLP systems from scratch to scale
End-to-end experience working with conversational systems designed for voice driven interactivity
Experience developing and building upon existing chatbot frameworks, familiarity with intent-based and flow-based chatbots.
Experience in leveraging software for text processing and representation (e.g., NLTK, gensim, OpenNLP, CoreNLP, Lingpipe, Mallet, etc.)
Experience in Machine Learning techniques applied to NLP and natural language understanding problems, such as Entity Extraction and Linking, Semantic Parsing, Conversation Analysis, Speech Recognition, and Machine Translation
Excellent programming skills in C#, Java, and Python; comfortable with both object-oriented and procedural programming
Excellent communication skills to effectively collaborate with an interdisciplinary team

Preferred Qualifications
PhD in Computational Linguistics or equivalent professional experience
Strong programming skills in implementing efficient algorithms for large corpus text analysis, translation or context understanding
Experience leveraging existing databases and language corpuses for novel analyses.
Experience developing NLP solutions leveraging both cloud computing in conjunction with edge devices
Experience working with mobile platforms (Android/iOS), embedded systems (e.g. Raspberry Pi), and/or robots

Level of experience (years):

Mid Career (2+ years of experience)

How to apply:

Please mention NLP People as a source when applying

http://www.embodied.me/single-post/2018/06/18/Computational-Linguist-or-Natural-Language-Processing-Engineer

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