Position supports LDC's mission critical language resource development activities by providing programming, related research and other technical support in a rapid prototyping environment, for multiple, concurrent, experimental projects with evolving technical requirements and worldwide impact. Working with technical managers, software developers, systems staff, non-technical project staff and international domain experts, position assesses technical requirements, responds with practical plans and specifications and successfully oversees their execution.
Position joins a team of more than a dozen technical staff supported by extensive computing infrastructure who together develop novel solutions to challenging technical problems within stringent deadlines and budget constraints. Tasks include: technical needs assessment and specification drafting; development of software tools to collect and process linguistic data, monitor workflow and perform quality control and analysis; end user support and preparation of data and tool publications. Linguistic Data Consortium
University Of Pennsylvania