Summary: R&D in natural language understanding (NLU). Assist in all aspects of planning, developing and maintaining high-quality NLU systems for customers. Job includes new feature development, accuracy improvement, project maintenance, and language-targeted research for improvements.
Development of the NLU pipeline
Development of new features in NLU
NLU accuracy improvements
Responding to QA and customer-reported issues
Accuracy checking of annotations
Contribute to team effort to improvement of entire NLU system




Number of Years of Work Experience: 3; promising graduates are encouraged to apply!
Experience in natural language processing (NLP)
Programming skills (especially scripting to support research experiments)

Preferred Skills:
Experience in natural language understanding / information extraction
Machine learning expertise
Education: Masters in Computer Science, Computational Linguistics or related field (or similar work experience)

Language requirements:

Excellent English skills as this is the working language
Native or near-native speaking and writing skills in French, Italian, Spanish or Portuguese

Educational level:

Master Degree

Level of experience (years):

Mid Career (2+ years of experience)

How to apply:

Please mention NLP People as a source when applying


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