NLP Specialist

  • Natural language processing
  • Full-time
  • Permanent
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Credit: EVOQ Architecture

Description

Founded in 1993, Druide informatique produces and markets Antidote, the most complete writing assistance software suite available for English and French, as well as Typing Pal, the renowned typing tutorial application. The company is also the creator of WebElixir, a quality assurance service for websites. In addition to these applications, Druide publishes French-language literature and reference works through its subsidiary, Éditions Druide.

We are looking for a talented person to join our team of seasoned linguists and computer scientists as a specialist in NLP (natural language processing). The work is exciting, our customers are numerous and the atmosphere is young and dynamic.

Your Responsibilities

  • Participate in the ongoing development and improvement of Antidote’s English corrector
  • Conduct experiments to solve NLP problems related to grammar correction
  • Develop cutting-edge tools using various NLP, machine learning and deep learning technologies
  • Perform research and stay up to date on the latest NLP research trends
  • Participate in discussions on linguistic content
  • Help to define new functionalities

Requirements

  • Master’s degree or higher in NLP, computer science or computational linguistics
  • Excellent programming experience
  • Experience in machine learning
  • Fluency in English and French
  • Attention to detail, independence, creativity and the ability to learn quickly

Assets

  • Knowledge of C++ and Python
  • Experience with TensorFlow and PyTorch
  • Experience with spaCy

Conditions

  • Remote position during the COVID-19 pandemic, office located in Downtown Montreal, a short walk from the Place des arts metro station.
  • Flexible schedule
  • Competitive salary

Benefits

Group insurance
A competitive and equitable salary
Flexible schedule
Generous vacation and personal days
An allowance for continuing training
A Deferred Profit Sharing Plan
Public transportation nearby
Recycling and composting
VÉLOSYMPATHIQUE certification
Discounts on our products
Free coffee

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