Overview

The role of the Analytic Linguistic Project Manager is to consult with Natural Language Understanding Researchers on creating guidelines and setting standards for a variety of NLP projects as well as to manage the work of a team of junior linguists to achieve high quality data output.
This includes:

Training, managing and overseeing the work of a team of junior linguists
Creating guidelines for semantic, syntactic and morphological projects
Evaluating and analyzing data quality
Consulting with researchers and engineers on the development of linguistic databases

Job requirements:

Native-level speaker of Russian and fluent in English
Ph.D in Linguistics or Computational Linguistics with experience in semantics, syntax, morphology or lexicography
Ability to quickly grasp technical concepts; should have an interest in natural language processing
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Good organizational skills
Previous project management and people management experience
Some programming language or previous experience working in a Linux environment a plus

Project duration: 6 months (with potential for extension)
This is not a permanent position but a contract position.

For immediate consideration, please email your CV and cover letter in English (in PDF format) with “Analytic Linguistic Project Manager [Russian]” in the subject line.
Application Deadline: ASAP, open until filled