Lockheed Martin Computational Linguist in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

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Lockheed Martin is looking for an Intelligence Analyst to join our team in our Annapolis Junction, MD office. The Language Technologist processes and maintains language artifacts (i.e. lexicons, term bases, word nets, taxonomies, ontologies). Applies analytic techniques to improve performance of assigned lexicons. Leverages understanding of linguistics and assigned language to improve machine translation performance. Prepares test cases to assure proper performance. Collects corpora and evaluates performance of language identification modules.

Basic Qualifications -Two years experience working in the target language -Level 2+ language skills or equivalent in at least one foreign language -Language-specific knowledge of morphology, syntax and grammar and one year of experience applying this knowledge to create and improve models -Shall have strong analytic skills and demonstrated experience using information technology. -Shall have a solid background in English grammar and excellent oral and written skills. - No degree required - Ability to debug software and correct defects

Desired skills Process and maintain language artifacts (i.e. lexicons, term bases, word nets, taxonomies, ontologies).

Leverage understanding of linguistics and assigned language to improve machine translation performance.

Apply analytic techniques to improve performance of assigned lexicons

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

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Job Location(s): Annapolis Junction Maryland