Internship - Research & Development

Internship Title : Intern Linguistics
Company Name : Cactus Communications
Last Updated : Jul 20, 2019
Vacancy Location : Pune - India
Internship Category Research & Development
Work Type Full-time
Number of Openings 5
Salary 5000
Start Date (Approx.) Jul 21, 2019
End Date (Approx.) Oct 31, 2019
Skills English
Description We are looking for interns with a strong background in Linguistics or English to join our Research and Development (R&D) cell. The R&D cell is a part of the Technology team at CACTUS. The candidate will work directly with the Senior Linguist and Senior Editor on cutting-edge projects spanning automatic grammar error detection, editing automation, and other applications of emerging technology streams. We are seeking enterprising persons with good analytical-thinking skills and a strong theoretical understanding of the morphology, the syntax, and the lexical nuances of the English language, who can support the team in executing our vision for NLP-based products. The candidate will be required to perform structured tasks to ensure the accuracy of our tools by using the designated software to process linguistic information and record the results. Duration: 2 months initially, may get extended depending upon project requirements and the performance of the individual. You fit the bill, if you– •Are extremely driven •Are in love with the English language •Love analyzing language •Consider yourself a hardcore grammar nerd •Can work independently at high speeds Required skills & experience •BA or higher in Linguistics or English •Clear communication skills in terms of spoken and written English Familiarity in research writing or scientific manuscripts.