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Novetta is seeking a Language Technologist to process and maintain language artifacts (i.e. lexicons, term bases, word nets, taxonomies, ontologies). Apply analytic techniques to improve performance of assigned lexicons. Leverage understanding of linguistics and assigned language to improve machine translation performance. Prepare test cases to assure proper performance. Collect corpora and evaluate performance of language identification modules.
Seven (7) years of experience working in Kurdish language
Four (4) years of experience in lexicography;
Level 2+ language skills or equivalent in at least one foreign language.
Direct language-specific knowledge of morphology, syntax and grammar and at least four (4) years of experience applying this knowledge to create and improve models.
Strong analytic skills and demonstrated experience using information technology.
Solid background in English grammar and excellent oral and written communication skills.
Bachelor's Degree in Linguistics, computer science, or a language is required.
Security Clearance: TS/SCI w/POLY
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Novetta delivers highly scalable advanced analytics and secure technology solutions to address challenges of national and global significance. Focused on mission success, Novetta pioneers disruptive technologies in machine learning, data analytics, full-spectrum cyber, cloud engineering, open source analytics, and multi-INT fusion for Defense, Intelligence Community, and Federal Law Enforcement customers. Novetta is headquartered in McLean, VA with over 1,000 employees across the U.S.
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