Center for Language Engineering

 
 



 

 

KICS
KICS-UET


 
Current Openings
 

Center for Language Engineering (CLE) is the first Advanced Technology Center at Al-Khawarizmi Institute of Computer Science, University of Engineering and Technology Lahore. CLE is primarily working in the areas of Computational Linguistics in Pakistan and developing Asia. Applications are being requested to fill the following vacancies:

Job Positions

No. of Positions

Job Description

Eligibility

Preference

Research Officer
(Linguists)

2

Linguists are required to compose Urdu and English documents for Laws translation project.

  • Syntactic and Part of Speech (POS) Tagging of Urdu Text
  • Formatting of documents, highlighting the formatting issues and generating their solutions

The candidate must have at least the following qualification:  

  • M.Phil. in Linguistics
  • Students enrolled in M.Phil Applied Linguistics will also be considered

  • Experience in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word
  • Studied NLP related courses including Computational Linguistics, Phonetic phonology, Semantics and Syntax
  • Excellent analytical skills and knowledge of Urdu language

Research Officers
(Language Processing Research)

2

Research based opportunities are available for motivated candidates to conduct research in projects involving Natural Language Processing based Image, Speech, and Text Processing and Dialog Systems' development.

  • Develop and process text, document image, speech corpora
  • Devising robust algorithms for efficient processing of NLP engine
  • Extension/Customization of Open Source Software (OSS) frameworks and toolkits to enable support for target local languages

The candidate must have at least the following qualification:  

  • BS degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering/Electrical Engineering
  • Excellent software development skills in C++ and/or Java
  • Excellent analytical skills

  • MS degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering/Electrical Engineering
  • Studied NLP related courses including Computational Linguistics, Speech Processing, Signal Processing, Image Processing, Text Processing, Computer Vision and Machine Learning

Last date for application is 30th November, 2016.
Please email your resume to jobs.cle@kics.edu.pk
For further information please contact:

Ms. Aisha Yousaf
HR & Admin Officer
Center for Language Engineering
Al-Khawarizmi Institute of Computer Science
University of Engineering and Technology
G.T. Road, Lahore
Email: aisha.yousaf@kics.edu.pk
Phone: +92-42-36821444

 

 

 

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